Charles E. “Chuck” Buehring, Sr., age 71 of Whiting, IN passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Nancy Buehring (nee Cooper); 3 children: Charles (Cynthia) Buehring, Jr. of Lakewood, CO, Deborah (John) Gundy of Highland, IN and James Buehring of Whiting, IN; 3 grandchildren: Kayla Buehring of Lakewood, CO, Paelyn Gundy and Jacelyn Gundy of Highland, IN; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by parents, Carl and Louise Buehring; parents in-law, Wesley and Margaret Cooper; sister, Carol Holicky.
It was Charles' wish that there be no public viewing and private cremation. Services provided by FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, IN.
Charles retired from Inland Steel Company in 2002 after 32 years of service. He was a Vietnam U.S. Army Veteran and was an avid sports fan, especially the Chicago teams. To share a memory or send a permanent online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com