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Charles E. Way

12/16/1962 - 5/14/2018

PEORIA ~ Charles Edward Way, 55, of Peoria, passed away at 2:30 p.m. Monday, May 14, 2018 at his home.

He was born December 16, 1962 in Peoria to Henry and Mary Way.  They have preceded him in death.

Surviving are his fiancé, Juanita Allen of Peoria; four daughters; three sons; three sisters, Violet Loftus, Brenda Caho, Penny Blan and two brothers, John Way and Marvin Way.

Charles was self-employed as a scrapper or “junker”, which he really enjoyed.  He never liked to sit still, so he was always on the move.  He liked to play cards, particularly Rummy and was also known to have an ornery streak.

Cremation will be accorded and a celebration of life will be held at a later date.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4234 North Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614 or to St. Jude Midwest Affiliate, 530 N.E. Glen Oak Avenue, Peoria, IL 61637

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