Charles L. Goodsell
Charles L. Goodsell, age 83, of Council Bluffs, passed away June 21, 2019, at Risen Son Christian Village.
Chuck was born July 1, 1935, in North Platte, Neb., to the late Lynn E. and Louise (Zimmer) Goodsell. He graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School in 1953. Chuck married Carol Sue Larsen on October 20, 1954, in Wahoo, Neb. They were blessed with five children, Barbara, Douglas, David, Daniel and Bryan. Chuck and his father owned and operated L and C Ford Implement until 1985. Chuck then went to work as superintendent of grounds for Bluffs Run Casino, retiring in 2002. He was a member of Sherwood Community Church and the Optimist Club.
In addition to his parents, Chuck was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Sue Goodsell on June 18, 2019.
Chuck is survived by his daughter, Barb (Mike) Dale, of Papillion, Neb.; sons, Doug (Jolene) Goodsell, of Omaha, Neb., Dave (Teresa) Goodsell, of Council Bluffs, Dan (Jody) Goodsell, of Omaha, Bryan (Dawn) Goodsell, of Neola, Iowa; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sister, Bonnie (Willie) Nuzum, of Council Bluffs; many nieces and nephews.
Visitation with the family, Sunday, 3 to 5 p.m., at Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Bayliss Park Chapel. Celebration of Life service, Monday, 11 a.m., at the funeral home. Inurnment, Garner Township Cemetery, with a lunch following at the Walnut Hill Reception Center, 1350 E. Pierce St. Memorials are suggested to the Lewis Township Fire and Rescue Department.