Charles “Chuck” John Wimmer, 79 of Troy, Missouri, passed away Thursday November 12, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield, Missouri. He was born August 24, 1941 in St. Louis, Missouri and the son of the late Charles and Martha (Kaver)Wimmer. He was united in marriage to his wife Carol Poindexter on August 9, 2002 in Moscow Mills, Missouri.
He was a heavy equipment operator most of his life and he retired in 2003. He enjoyed traveling most of the lower 48 states along with many of the National Parks. He also loved his family and friends. He treasured fishing with his good friend, Bob, a lot. In his free time he also fixed many lawn mowers and weed eaters for people. He had a natural flare for wood working.
He leaves behind his wife Carol Joyce, children: Melissa Eskew, Mike Wimmer (Renee), Stephanie (Jeff) Mound, Kelly Greene (Wayne Martin) and George Penrod (Rita Penrod); grandchildren: Joshua (Maranda), Caleb, Aaron, Michael, Kyle, Tyler, Chris, Parker, Elijah, Gretchen, Allie (Brandon), Tony (Mandy), Katie, Vincent (LeeAnne) and Justin; great grandchildren: Linley, Luna, Kendra, McKenzie, Myla, Avery, Finley Jasmin, Jase, Teigan, Dre, Vash, Gabby and Allee; brothers and sisters: Delbert (Rita) Wimmer, Mary Frye, Margaret (Donald) Bryan, Ann Smith and Valerie Schlote, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and one grandson, Tim Penrod.
A graveside service will be held at 11: 00 a.m. on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at Sunrise Cemetery in Montgomery, Missouri. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Local 513 Heavy Equipment Operator Training School in care of Kemper-Millard-Keim Family Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 222 Troy, MO 63379.
Arrangements are under the direction of Kemper-Millard-Keim Family Funeral Chapel; 351 Monroe Street Troy, MO 63379. Online condolences may be made at www.kempermillardkeimfamilyfuneralchapel.com Phone 636-528-8221.