Memorial services for Charles Lee Read, 56, Lawrence, will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at Lawrence Free Methodist Church. He died on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 in Douglas County.
Charles was born on September 15, 1956, in Girard, KS the son of John W. and Deloris J. (Puffinbarger) Read.
He was a member of the New Life in Christ Church.
Charles was an avid car enthusiast. He enjoyed family, friends, hunting and fishing.
He was a service manager at A.B. May Heating & Cooling for over 30 years.
Survivors include his mother, three sons, James and wife, Michelle, Lawrence, John, Colorado Springs, CO, Steven, and wife, Keri, Kansas City, MO; two grandchildren, Hailey Read, and Ethan Read; and one brother, Dennis Read and wife, Amy, Gulf Breeze, FL. He was preceded in death by his father John W..
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials in his name to the Education Fund for his grandchildren and may be sent in care of the mortuary.