JOHNSON CITY- Charles (Chuck) G. Ritli, Sr., 88, passed away on Saturday (January 16, 2016) at his residence. He was born on June 27, 1927 in Aurora, Illinois and served in the United States Army during World War II. He was an avid fisherman who loved Blackberry Lake in Wisconsin. He is preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Catherine (Reiz) Ritli, Sr., one sister, and three brothers. He is survived by his wife, Beverly (Lantz) Ritli of 67 years, four children; JoAnn (Stanley) Glenn, Beach Park, IL, Jeanne Hardesty, Johnson City, Charles (Clare) Ritli, Jr., Plainfield, IL, Joseph Ritli, Johnson City, seventeen grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and one brother, Robert (Bob) Ritli, Aurora, IL A memorial service will be held at a later date in Wisconsin. To leave a message for the Ritli family, please visit us @www.tribute-services.com. 240 Suncrest St. Johnson City (Gray Community) 207-0771.