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Charles Conlee



Charles “Chuck” Thomas Conlee Jr.

April 21, 1924-Feb. 23, 2014

Charles “Chuck” Thomas Conlee Jr., 89, peacefully passed away on Feb. 23, 2014 in Vancouver, WA. He was born in Goldendale, Wash., to Tom and Lillie Conlee.

Chuck married Frances Leona Anderson on May 20, 1944, in Bremerton, Wash. They were married 66 years.

Chuck was discharged from the Navy and they moved to Ellensburg so he could attend college. After he completed his degree in education, they moved to Vancouver, where he was an elementary school principal.

Chuck and Leona loved boating, fishing, camping, and clamming.

Chuck is survived by three children, Dianne (Danny) Johnson, Curt (Sue) Conlee and Roxanne Rollins; three grandchildren, Josh Conlee, Nick (Lauren) Rollins and Jared Rollins.

His wife, Leona, mother, father, sisters, Violet Norris, Pauline Copenhefer and son-in-law, Rick Rollins, all preceded him in death.

Thank you to Patty Gray and staff, especially Jackie, Diana and Teresa for their kindness and compassion at Felida Lodge Senior Living.

Chuck’s ashes will be in the family plot at the Mt. View Cemetery in Goldendale, Wash.

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