Charles Thomas Seely, age 82 of Chesterton, IN, passed away peacefully on March 10, 2022 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 10, 1939 in Harvey, IL to Raymond and Maryann (Polizzi) Seely, both of whom preceded him in death.
On December 23, 1983, he married the love of his life, Cathy (Santucci) Seely, who survives in Chesterton, IN. He is also survived by his loving children, Brittani (Tommy) Moore and Brendan Seely; his grandchildren: Karsyn Moore and Michael (Trey) Moore III; his sister, Michelle Seely; and by his beloved dog, Nola.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his sister, Andrea Hollingsworth and by his brother, Raymond Paul Seely.
Charles loved model trains, motorcycles, downhill snow skiing, and sports cars. He was the 1957 South Suburban Chicago area Diving Champion. From 1976 until 1990 he operated a mobile D.J. service, Disco To Go by Chuck, throughout the Midwest. He also enjoyed doing home renovations and a good cigar. He was an amateur food critic with his friend, Ray. Charles will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends. The family would like to extend a special thank-you to the people at Dunes Hospice who cared for him in his final days.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 at 6 p.m. at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 S 2nd St., Chesterton, IN with Fr. Roque Meraz officiating. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in honor of Charles may be given to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; American Red Cross, PO Box 37839, Boone, IA 50037-0839; Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516.
Please share your wonderful memories with the family at: www.whitelovefuneralhome.com.