Charles L. Veit Jr., 87, died Dec. 15 in Milwaukee, Wis.
He was the son of Charles Sr. and Alvina (Toots) Paulson Veit of Marquette. He graduated from Marquette Public School, served in the US Navy during WWII. After serving he went to Milwaukee, where he worked for the Milwaukee Railroad, then a long time employee of Miller Brewing Co.
He was a member of Christ Church UCC and Lake Lodge #189 F & AM. He was an avid golfer and loved visits to family and friends in Marquette.
He was the husband of June (Weissgerber) who died in 1962, father of Jerald (Mary) and Charles, grandfather of Jerry and Joe (Amanda) and great grandfather of Jaxon.
He is survived by his sister Sally Scarff of McGregor and sister-in-law Lorraine Zabler of Milwaukee, also survived by nieces and nephews, family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and sister, Doris Larson.
Funeral services were at Prasser-Kleczka Funeral Home, burial at Arlington Park Cemetery, Milwaukee.