Charles F. Fick
Tue, 06/09/2020 - 11:43am caleb
Charles F. Fick, 84, of Grayling passed away on June 6, 2020.
Charlie grew up on a farm in Swartz Creek, Michigan. He married Marilyn LaGuire on May 21, 1955 and they shared 65 years together. He is survived by his wife and four children, Steven (Lynn) Fick of Kalkaska, Scott (Jennifer) Fick of Tecumseh, Shelley Norman of Roscommon, and Stephanie Payne of DePere, Wisconsin; he is also survived by grandchildren, Allison Coleman, Tracy Brush, Tyler Fick, Allie Hoeft, Parker Fick, Angeanette Stephano, and Jonathon Lovely; he had 5 great-grandchildren, Joseph Zelek, Aviana Stephano, Maddie Brush, Levi Brush, and Scarlett Hoeft; he is survived by his younger brother, Jack (Judy) Fick of Swartz Creek and brother-in-laws, David (Debbie) of Traverse City and Carl LaGuire of West Hills, California. Charlie was preceded in death by parents, John and Frances Fick; his sister, Shirley Hinterman; and granddaughter, Dori Lovely.
In 1964, Charlie moved his family to Grayling to take over the Standard Oil business from Ernie Hoesli. Eventually, the business progressed to a multi-division corporation, Fick and Sons, Inc. for over 50 years.
His work ethic and community involvement was his pride and Joy. He also was a 33rd Degree Mason and Shriner.
Condolences may be sent to www.sorensonlockwood.com.
A Celebration of Charlie’s Life will be planned for a later date.
For those that wish to remember Charlie by Memorial Contribution, please consider the Shriners Hospitals; address, Shriners Hospitals for Children, P.O. Box 1525, Ranson, WV 25438.
Arrangements by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.