Charles Chuck Cicci
Charles (Chuck) Cicci
Charles (Chuck) Cicci, 64, of Covington,TN, formerly of Lincoln and Springfield, passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2007. Chuck is survived by wife, Barbara of 37 years and five children, Todd Cicci of Lincoln, IL, Julie Parker of Carl Junction, MO, Charlie Cicci of Winfield, IL, Chad Cicci of Chattanooga, TN, and Chris Cicci of St. Louis, MO. He also is survived by his sister, Rita Keys of Springfield and brother, Ray Cicci of Springfield. Chuck graduated with a BSBA from Quincy College and a MBA from Bradley University. He worked for the State of Illinois for 33 years in Lincoln, IL at Lincoln Developmental Center and two years at Arlington Developmental Center in Tennessee. Chuck was known for his contributions as a volleyball and basketball referee for several schools in central Illinois and Tipton County. He was an active member of Holy Family Church in Lincoln and St Alphonsus Catholic Church in Covington, TN. Chuck was a member and current treasurer of Knights of Columbus. He was the current secretary of Rotary and a substitute teacher for the Tipton County Board of Education. Chuck is fondly remembered as a loving husband, terrific father and grandfather of 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by all his friends whom he valued greatly.
Visitation will be held on Monday, August 13, 2007 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Staab Funeral Home, 1109 S. 5th St., Springfield, IL with a prayer service at 4 pm. Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Church, 730 S. 12th St., Springfield, IL with Reverend Richard Chiola officiating. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.
A memorial service will be held in Covington, TN on Friday, August 17 at St. Alphonsus Church, 1225 Highway 51 S, Covington, TN at 5:00 pm.