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1936 Charles 2022

Charles Falk

November 26, 1936 — October 21, 2022

Charles Peter Falk, age 85, of Marne, MI., passed away Friday, October 21, 2022 peacefully at his home. He was born in Grand Rapids, MI to the late Peter and Ruth (Esselstrom) Falk. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son Mark, granddaughter Harmony, sister Janet and brother Paul. Charles was a man of faith and looked forward to the day when we are all reunited in Heaven together. He began working at age 18 for the railroad and then went to work for Meijer in the warehouse on Walker Ave. until his retirement. Charles enjoyed his chewing tobacco, fishing, cars and riding his bike on the Musketawa Trail where he would ride up to 30 miles some days. He will be deeply missed by his wife Joan (Saliers) Falk; children, Robyn (Mike) Replogle, Tim Falk, Laurie (Steve) Close, Denise Close, Kristine (Mike) Moore, Julie Falk and Kelly Falk; 15 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. In keeping with his wish cremation has taken place with a private family service. Online condolences may be left on his tribute wall at

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