Charles H. ‘Chuck’ Krebs

Aug. 18, 1945 Dec. 11, 2014

Charles H. 'Chuck' KrebsCharles H. “Chuck” Krebs of Waukesha, born Aug. 18, 1945, in Waukesha, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, at the age of 69 years.

He was the beloved husband and best friend of Jacqueline “Jackie” (nee Dee) for 35 years and loving father of Jack (Holly). Chuck was the dear brother of Donna Clemons and dearest brother-in-law to Bob (Terry), Mike, Patty (Bob), Denise (Mike) and Dick (the late Sue), all from the state of Maine, which he thoroughly enjoyed visiting (among many other places) with his wife.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Ione, and his brother, Tom.

His life passion was owning his own business and working on and restoring cars. Chuck was the owner and operator of CJ Automotive in Waukesha.

There will be a time of gathering on Saturday, Dec. 20, from 3:00 p.m. until time of the memorial service at 6:00 p.m. at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha.

Chuck loved life, made many people laugh, was kind and generous to everyone and had a big heart. He was a man many called “Dad.” He will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him.

Special thanks to Dr. Robert “Dr. Bob” Schellinger, Waukesha Memorial Hospital and AngelsGrace Hospice for the loving care given to Chuck. Also, a special “thank you” to all of you who took care of Chuck and his family, including Rob and Brenda and Diane and Andy.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262-549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions. To receive this obit/directions, text 1459889 to 414-301-6422.