Oct. 9, 1932 to Oct. 14, 2013
Charles William Wells Jr., aka "Charlie," born and raised in Key West, passed peacefully on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, at the age of 81.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Erma Wells.
He is survived by his wife, Judith Wells, of 58 years; sons Chuck Wells and Steve (Denise) Wells; daughter Robyn Wells; brothers Jack Wells and Donald (Cora) Wells; sister Linda (Fred) Findley; grandchildren Andrea, Lauren, Steven, Jonathan and Shane Wells; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Charles loved sports. He played football with the Jaguars in the 50's . He also umpired baseball and refereed basketball for many years. You could always find "Papa" at the softball or baseball field watching his grandchildren play ball.
"Papa Charlie," you will be missed greatly.
A memorial service will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, at Dean Lopez Funeral Home, 418 Simonton St.