Charles Runde

Charles L. Runde, 75, passed away peacefully with his wife by his side on Nov. 7, 2020. He was a resident of Springfield, Ore. for 17 years, southern California for 12 years and five years in Utah.

Charles L. Runde was born Sept. 15, 1945 to Louis and Iola Runde in Elmhurst, Ill. and grew up in Shullsburg, Wis. 

After high school, he attended Loras College in Iowa and was drafted into the Army 4th Infantry Division during the Vietnam War where he served two years. He was a decorated Purple Heart . . .