Hughes, age 67 of Westville, passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at
the VNA Hospice Center in Valparaiso.
He was born on
March 3, 1948, in Milan, IN, to Charles and Eunice Stamper-Hughes, both of
whom preceded him in death.
Charles is survived
by his daughters, Heather (Christopher) Watkins of Jackson Township, and
Sarah Hughes of Chesterton; his grandchildren: Aubrey Watkins, Brandon
Watkins and Anthony Watkins; his sister, Vesta Vinup of Dillsboro, IN, and
his brother, Sherman (Muriel) Hughes of Farmers Retreat, IN. Many nieces and
nephews also survive.
Charles is also
preceded in death by his brother, George Hughes, his sister, Nancy Hughes
and his step-father, Louie Stegemoller.
Charles was the
Vice-President and cashier at Porter Bank for many years. He was an Indiana
University graduate, as well as a member of The Dwelling Place, the Calvary
Chapel in Valparaiso and the Chesterton Kiwanis. He was also a lifetime
member of VFW Post 2511.
The family will
receive friends on Monday, October 19, 2015, from 6 until 8 p.m., at
White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd Street, Chesterton, IN, for a
may be given to the VNA Hospice Center, 2404 Valparaiso St., Valparaiso, IN,