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Charles "Chuck" Van Den Eeden

April 5, 2021


Chuck Van Den Eeden, 92 years old and a U.S. Army Veteran having served in the Korean War, of Lombard, passed away April 5, 2021 at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital.

Chuck was the beloved husband for 64 years of JoAnn (Feicht) Van Den Eeden; loving father of Carol (Ron) Petersen of Woodridge and Tom Van Den Eeden (Melissa Kotrba) of Rockford; son of the late Joseph H. Van Den Eeden, Sr. and the late Clara (Hamen) Van Den Eeden; brother of Joseph (the late Barbara), and the late Donald (Sharon); uncle of numerous nieces and nephews, and cousin to many.

Chuck had been a resident of Lombard for 63 years.  He was born in Chicago, and retired from State Farm Insurance Company - where he was affectionately referred to as Charlie Three Names - after more than 40 years of employment.  He loved his family, to travel and to research his family’s Belgian genealogy.  During his lifetime, Chuck was well-known for his positive attitude, generosity and infectious laugh.

Private burial at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity organization of your choosing would be appreciated.

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Private Interment

Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Illinois

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