|Birth: ||Dec. 24, 1926|
|Death: ||May 10, 2011|
Charles Carlton Mathieu
is my husband's uncle, Rest in peace uncle Charles, glad I got to meet you at a few family reunions in Illinois.
Charles C. Mathieu
Evansville, Ind — Charles "Charlie" C. Mathieu, 84, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2011, at VNA Charlier Hospice Center.
He was born on December 24, 1926 in Eldorado, Illinois to August and Effie Mathieu.
He graduated from Eldorado High School in 1944 and was also a graduate of Southern Illinois University.
Charlie was a teacher for EVSC for many years. He taught math and science at Bosse High School and was an assistant coach for football and track. He served as the Assistant Principal at North High School and then retired as the Department Head of math and science at Central High School in 1989.
Charlie was a 50 year member and past president of Phi Delta Kappa, served as President of ETA, and was involved with I.S.T.A., Kiwanis, and Constructors for Christ.
He was a WWII Navy Veteran. Charlie was a member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church for 52 years. He served as Sunday School Superintendant, choir member, Joy Group President, and was involved with the Special Education Class.
Charlie enjoyed fishing, hunting, football, traveling, and spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Joseph "Joe" and Edward Mathieu; and sister, Ruth Brooks.
Charlie is survived by his wife of 64 years, Peggy; daughters, Angie Kleban (Terry) of Crown Point, IN, Vicki Small (Steve) of Evansville, and Mitzi Mathieu of Evansville; grandchildren, Kate Scheu, Jennifer Bodinet, Michelle Cox, Kelli Bailey; great-grandchildren, Brandon Russell, Brady Bodinet, Aaron Cox, Ryker Bodinet; sisters, Jewell Baldwin (Harell) of Raleigh, IL, Wilma Shelton of Galatia, IL, Madeline Sue Arnold (Pete) of Mt. Vernon, TX, and June Bean (Jerry) of Lakeland, FL.
Services will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, May 16, 2011 at Alexander North Chapel, officiated by his nephew Bob Dorman with burial at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may visit Sunday from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at Alexander North Chapel.
The family would like to express their appreciation to Connie, Marty and Dr. David Schultz for their tender care and support.
Memorial contributions may be made to Washington Ave. Baptist Church; the place Charlie loved the most. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderNorthChapel.com.
Pete is a nick name for my husband's father, his real name is Winston he married Madeline Sue Mathieu
August Joseph Mathieu (1897 - 1957)
Effie May Upchurch Mathieu (1895 - 1993)
Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Created by: Juanita Arnold
Record added: May 10, 2011
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