Obituary of Charles C. Mix
Mr. Charles “Chuck” C. Mix, 81, of N. Utica, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at Wynn Hospital with his loving family by his side.
Charles was born on March 23, 1942, in Ogdensburg, NY, the son of Arnold and Edna (Roulston) Mix. He was raised in Ogdensburg and was a graduate of Ogdensburg High School. On July 20, 1963, Charles was united in marriage with Joyce E. Van Camp at Russell Methodist Church in Russell, NY. At one time, Charles was employed with his family’s business, Mix Electric and for many years until his retirement, with AT&T in Utica. He was an avid marathon runner, proudly participating in and completing three Boston Marathon’s, as well as numerous others. Charles was a cyclist, downhill skier, water skier, and enjoyed camping, boating and traveling. He was a member of the Utica Roadrunners and a 25-year member of the Holland Patent Fire Department. Charles was of the Methodist faith.
Mr. Mix is survived by his beloved wife, Joyce; daughter and son-in-law, Rhonda and Edward Olejarnik of Whitesboro; son and daughter-in-law, James and Joan Mix of Remsen; four cherished grandchildren, Kenna, Alec, Rebecca and Alexis and was anxiously awaiting the birth of his first great grandchild. He is also survived by five brothers and three sisters-in-law, James Mix of Ogdensburg, Larry and Bonnie Mix of Ogdensburg, David Mix of Ogdensburg, Richard and Louise Mix of Middleville and Donald and Leslie Mix of Ogdensburg as well as several nieces and nephews.
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