A Torrance resident of 43 years. Was Born October 28th, 1931 and passed away Monday, August 26, 2013. Survived by two sons Timothy and Henry, Charles served 2 terms in the United States Air Force during the Korean War before starting work for Hughes Aircraft as an electrical engineer for over 30 years. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Lighthouse Memorials & Receptions. 1016 W. 164th St. Gardena, California 90247 between the hours of 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. The family would like to thank all those who knew and loved him. Please be sure to sign the guestbook.