Obituary for Mr. Charles A. "Chuck" Nuerge

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Mr. Charles A. "Chuck" Nuerge

September 19, 1958 - December 9, 2018

Charles A. “Chuck” Nuerge, age 60, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, December 9,
2018 at Brown County Health & Living Community in Nashville. He was a resident of Nashville
and a former resident of Lafayette.

Chuck was born September 9, 1958, in Lafayette, to his parents, the late Corydon A. and
Josephine M. (Mattingly) Nuerge. He attended Jefferson High School in Lafayette and Ivy Tech
for Industrial Maintenance. Chuck also served with the Indiana National Guard from 1976-1980.

Chuck was retired from Milestone and the Laborers International Union of North America, Local
#274. His true passion was sharing his love for nature with family and friends by taking them
hiking and surprising them along the way with flowers that he had planted. Chuck cherished his
time visiting his family’s cottage on Lake Freeman in Monticello and the cabin in Vallonia. He
made many friends during his stay at Brown County Health & Living and enjoyed playing cards
and board games with them. Chuck was an avid fan of Purdue University and enjoyed watching
the History Channel, especially the American Pickers Show. He loved caring for his dog, Allie
and had several childhood animals growing up.

Chuck is survived by his children, Janine Schmidt of Long Beach, CA; Kori Nuerge of Stockton,
CA and Zach Nuerge of Lafayette, IN. Siblings Sharon (Greg) Wright of Nashville, Cindy (Bob)
Smith of Lafayette, Branden (Jason) Roberts of Ohio; sister in law, Teri Nuerge of
Independence, KY; grandchildren, Cameron, Devin, Landan, Josie, Reiyah and Ameena.

He was preceded in death by his parents, siblings: Corydon “Corky”, Bill and Jim Nuerge.

The Rev. Burt Brock will conduct a Celebration of Life Service at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 13th
at the Brown County Health & Living Community, 55 Willow St. in Nashville. Visitation for family
and friends will be from 3 p.m. until service time on Saturday. Arrangements have been
entrusted to Meredith -Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Chuck to donor’s choice of local shelter or food

Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Nuerge family at
Information: (812) 597-4670



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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2019

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Brown County Health & Living Community


55 Willow Street
Nasvhille, IN 47448

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2019

Time: 4:00 pm

Brown County Health & Living Community


55 Willow Street
Nasvhille, IN 47448

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Born: September 19, 1958
Died: December 9, 2018

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Tonia Bowling posted on 3/29/19

He was a great man, enjoyed my time taking care of him.. prayers go out to your families..