MISHAWAKA – Charles “Chuck” Sellers of South Bend passed away on April 13, 2019, at home.

He was born on May 3, 1928, in Kosciusko County.

He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Sellers; his daughters: Cindy Nichols of Weslaco, Texas, and part-time resident of Goshen; Beth Sellers of Shelby, Mich.; and Candy Chrisman of Sheboygan, Wis.; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He is also survived by a sister, Joann Wilcoxson of Winona Lake.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford L. and Faun Marie Miller Sellers; brothers, Donald Sellers and Richard Sellers; and a sister, Dorcas Isham.

He graduated from Pierceton High School and Manchester College. He served two years in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was discharged in 1952 at the rank of sergeant.

He met and married his wife, Bonnie, while both were working for Standard Oil of Indiana.

He worked for First Bank and Trust Co. of South Bend; Whirlpool's Finance Co. in St. Joseph, Mich.; and retired as an officer of 1st Source Bank of South Bend in 1993.

He was a member of the Granger Lions Club for over 20 years. He and his wife are presently members of the Community Baptist Church of South Bend.

He and Bonnie have spent the winter in South Texas for 25 years. While in Texas he voluntarily contributed to the operation of the corporation that managed their retirement community by auditing the records of the corporation for many years.

A celebration of Chuck's life will be held today, April 17, at Community Baptist Church, 5715 Miami St., South Bend. Viewing will begin at 10 a.m., with a memorial service at 11 a.m.

Bubb Funeral Chapel, Mishawaka, is assisting with the funeral arrangements.


Memorials to World Missionary Press, P.O. Box 120, New Paris, IN 46553.