Charles Ellis Negus, born August 22, 1942, passed away peacefully Friday morning, September 20, 2013, at the Bay Area Hospital in Coos Bay, Ore., surrounded by family and loved ones. A small informal ceremony will be held at St. Henrys Cemetery in Watertown, Wis. at 11:30 AM on October 6th.
Charlie is survived by his wife, Ilse von Roon of Bandon, Ore.; four children, Craig Negus of Madison, Wis.; Peter Wolfram and wife Carla of Watertown, Wis.; Patrick Wolfram and wife Annette of Sun Prairie, Wis.; and Tony Wolfram and wife Isilma of Sunnyvale, Cal; two step-sons, Robert McDonald of Austin, Tex.; and Douglas McDonald and wife Christine of San Francisco, Cal.; nine grandchildren, Brittney; Tyler; Alec; Faith; Dustin; Dylan; Trisha; Evan; and Dylan; two great-grandchildren, Alayah and Charlotte; and three brothers and sisters, Margie Johnston and husband Glenn of Lake Mills, Wis.; MaryJoe Negus of Ripon, Wis.; and Paul (Bill) Negus and wife Judith of Joliet, Ill.