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Dr. Charles R. Groeling

April 25, 2029 January 18, 2014
Dr. Charles R. Groeling
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Obituary for Dr. Charles R. Groeling

Dr. Charles R. Groeling, age 84, of Oak Park, formerly of Morton Grove and Evanston, veteran U.S. Army, Korea; beloved husband of Carol nee Rosenthal; loving father Katherine and Richard (Lynn) Groeling and Barbara (Steven) Downs; loving grandfather of Christopher, Claudia and Grace Groeling, and Emma Downs; former husband of the late Alice Groeling. Charles, a music educator for over 54 years, taught at Fond du lac High School, Niles East and West High Schools, Roosevelt University and Triton College, he also performed and conducted for various orchestras in the Chicago area for many years. His passion for music touched countless lives. Memorial visitation Wednesday Jan. 22 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St., Oak Park. A Memorial service will be held on Saturday Jan. 25 at 1 p.m. at United Lutheran Church 409 Greenfield St., Oak Park. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society or the United Lutheran Church are appreciatd.


Saturday, January 25 1 p.m.

United Lutheran Church 409 Greenfield St., Oak Park


Wednesday, January 22 3 to 8 p.m.

Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home

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