Charles “Chuck” M. Shellhammer, 71 of Springfield, IL died at 1:50 a.m. on Monday, January 11, 2016 at Heritage Health. He was born on June 24, 1944 in Springfield to Charles O. and Vivian R. Stanfield Shellhammer.
His parents and one sister, Wanda Clark, preceded him in death.
He is survived by one daughter, Tracey Diczban and three sons, Todd (Nancy), Charles L. (Jaclyn) and Anthony (Mariah) Shellhammer all of Springfield; three grandchildren; one sister, Norma (Carl) Roberts of TN and his caregiver, Betty Pilcher of Springfield.
He was a US Navy Veteran serving from 1963-1967. He had formerly worked for Dawson’s and Pillsbury Mills and he enjoyed playing country music on his guitar.
Graveside Service: 11 am, Friday, January 15, 2016 at Camp Butler National Cemetery where military honors will be conducted by the Sangamon County Inter-Veterans Burial Detail.
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