Charles Eugene “Chick” Deitz

Charles Eugene “Chick” Deitz, 81, passed away at 12:02 A.M. January 7, 2018 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was bornFebruary 14, 1936 in McLeansboro, Illinois to Robert & Necia (Mezo) Deitz. He married Phyllis Hall on June 24, 1961 in McLeansboro, Illinois and celebrated 56 blessed years together.

Visitation: 12:00 until 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois.

Funeral Service:1:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois with Chaplian Ernie Collins officiating. Members of the Mount Vernon American Legion Post 141 will conduct full military honors.

Entombment: Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois at a later date.

Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.