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Charles Hecko

Charles Hecko

1944 - 2023

Charles  Vern “Chuck” Hecko

January 30, 1944 – November 13, 2023

Chuck is survived by his loving family: his wife of 35 years, Terry (Proulx) Hecko; his sons, Danny Hecko and Michael (Taylor) Hecko; He will always be “Papa Ice Cream” to his grandchildren, Harper and Grayson Hecko. Chuck is also survived by brother, Russell (Lynne) Hecko; mother-in-law, Doris Proulx; sisters-in-law, Joyce (Jerry) Neyer and Diane (Doug) Henze; and many nieces and nephews.

He grew up in East Lansing and lived in the Lansing area until moving to Cheboygan in 1990. During his life he owned four businesses and was a member of several service organizations. He spent many hours cheering his sons on playing hockey. He enjoyed shooting pool with many great friends, playing backgammon, boating and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Martha (Duchene) Hecko and a sister, Georgine Thompson.

Please join the family in a celebration of his life on Saturday, November 18th  from 12-2pm at the Fraternal Order of the Eagles #1282 where he was a member. The banquet hall is located at 626 N. Main St., Cheboygan.

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