A loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend, he always enjoyed spending time with his family.
Claus is survived by his wife of 32 years, Cathy; son, Michael Claus (Blake Bettis); grandson, Michael Charles Jr.; mother Diane Claus; sisters, Susan (Hector) Flores and Cindy (Brian) Susko; and nieces and nephews, Ashley, Stephanie, Alex, Evan and Trey.
He was preceded in death by his father, Charles G. Claus.
A memorial service will be at Englewood United Methodist Church at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 11.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Chuck Claus Memorial Fund through Wachovia Bank Account No. 2000060705479.
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