Charles Gilbert Tate was born in Creswell, Ore., on Dec. 10, 1931 and lived there until joining the Marine Corps at the age of 17.
After completing his military service he moved to North Bend where he met and married Myrtle Maxine Wilson (Sug). Charlie adopted Myrtle’s son, Randy, and had two more sons, Jeff and Bill. Charlie worked for and was a valued employee of Pacific Power for over 40 years. He also was involved in Lion’s Club and loved being of service in whichever community he lived.
Charlie and . . .