December 15, 1909 ~ February 16, 2004
Terrill, Charles B., beloved father and grandfather, died very peacefully at home on February 16, 2004, surrounded by his family. He was known as ''Poppie'' by many, as well as Chuck and Daddy. He ws born on his mother''s birthday, December 15, 1909, in Pittsburgh, PA, and had a long, creative and blessed life of 94 years. He and his beloved wife, Ruth, were married for 66 years and enjoyed their hobby of ''rock-hounding'' and lapidary work throughout their lives, beginning in high school. They were apart only when Chuck served in the South Pacific during World War II as an Air Force officer. Chuck is survived by his younger sister, Florence Fesko, his daughter, Shirley Bristol, his grandchildren, Lynn Rivas and Kristina Ioimo, and 11 great grandchildren: Autumn, Joshua, Sarah, Jessica, Christopher, Ishmael, Faith, Leah, Susan, Gabriel and Seth. One grandson, Andrew, preceded him to heaven. He was additionally blessed to have 7 great, great grandchildren. Services will be held at White & Day, 901 Torrance Blvd., Redondo Beach, on Tues. Feb. 24, at 3 p.m.
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