Charley McKibben, age 82 of New Marshfield died Thursday morning, Feb. 11, 2016 at his home. Born July 31, 1933 in Waterloo Township, he was the son of the late Carl Ray & Ivy Darrington McKibben. A graduate of Waterloo High School, he retired from the Division of Wildlife where he worked at the Waterloo Wildlife Station. He formerly owned and operated Charley’s Place, a convenience store and gas station in New Marshfield for many years.
Charley is survived by two daughters, Crystal (Larry) Vincent and Gina Llewellyn, both of New Marshfield; a son, Rick (Kim) McKibben of Albany; sixteen grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; two sisters- Flossie Hillen of New Marshfield and Mary Champlin of The Plains; a brother, Billy (Mary Ann) McKibben of New Marshfield; a brother in law, Randy Denny; and longtime friends, Ralph Eynon, Gary Beasley, Bob Stoll and Enos Russell.
Besides his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Darlie Ann Denny McKibben in 2008; seven brothers- Tommy, Elmer, Junior, Art, Rolland, Richard and Harold McKibben; and a sister, Evelyn Hager.
Funeral service will be conducted Monday 1:00 p.m. at Jagers & Sons Funeral Home, Athens with Pastor James Taylor officiating. Burial will be in Athens Memory Gardens. Friends may call Sunday 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Please share a memory, a note of condolence or sign the online register book at www.jagersfuneralhome.com.