Atwater, Charles Russell, Dr.

Watwater, Charles Russell, Dr.

h/Elizabeth J. Evans’Betty'(Jackson)

Burial Date: 2009,  07/06       Age: 85                  Lot: 966 A Cremains

War: WW2

Dr Charles Russell Atwater

Dr Charles Russell Atwater

Birth: Sep. 13, 1923
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 2009
Reno County
Kansas, USA

Charles R. Atwater, 85 of Hutchinson, KS, passed into eternity on July 3, 2009. He was born in Boston, MA.His siblings were Joe, Helen and Robert. Charles spent his early years in Boston, and in January 1943, he served his country in the US Signal Corps where he was stationed in India. On July 4, 1949, he married Betty E. Jackson. They had four children, Ruth Peterson (Hastings, Neb.); James Atwater (Hutchinson); Carol Beal (Colorado Springs, Colo.); and Steve Atwater (traveling with Covenant Players in South America). Charles earned an Ed.M. and an Ed.D. from Boston University.He served as Dean of Students at Sterling College and became head of the Psychology Department. He then went on to work at the Horizons Mental Health Center, Hutchinson, until his retirement in 1993. Surviving family members include his wife, four children, seven grandchildren and a sister.Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 6, 2009 at Forest Park Presbyterian Church, Hutchinson with Rev. Ernest Williams presiding. Burial will be at 2:00 p.m. in Sterling City Cemetery, Sterling. Friends may sign the register book 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. with family to receive friends 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. all Sunday, July 5, 2009 at Elliott Mortuary, Hutchinson.In care of the mortuary, memorial donations may be made to the Sterling College, Horizons Mental Health Center or Covenant Players.
Sterling Cemetery
Rice County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 966 A Crems
Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
Record added: Jul 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39049639