1933 - 2016

Charles Franklin “Chuck” Estes Sr., 83, of North Pekin, passed away at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, in the emergency room at UnityPoint Health-Methodist.

His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. The Rev. Tony Darr will officiate.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Midwest Affiliate, 4722 N. Sheridan Road, Peoria, IL 61614.

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