In Memory of

Charles C. Hedman

July 20, 1940 - August 30, 2021
From: Rockwell City , IA | Originally: Rockwell City, IA

Rockwell City

   Charles C. “Chuck” Hedman, 81, passed away Monday, August 30, 2021 at his home.
     A Celebration of Life will be Saturday, September 18, 2021 at the Church of Christ Rockwell City from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 pm. **Please Note the Date of Service** Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City is serving the family.

   Chuck is survived by his wife Linda, children Jeff (Donna) Hedman of Lohrville, Chris Hedman of Des Moines, Jeri (Roy) Bales of Early, John (Lisa) Hedman of Ankeny, nine grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, sister Vonnie (Bob) McCarty of South St. Paul, MN, Mary Lou (Vic) Reese of Gardendale, TX, and Betty Wilson of Poynette, WI.

   He was preceded in death by his parents Clifford and Fern (Johnson) Hedman, brothers Roger Hedman, Allen Hedman, mother-in-law Vivian Stephenson and  brother-in-law Vernon “Butch” Stephenson.

   Charles C. Hedman was born July 20, 1940 in Willmar, Minnesota. He graduated from Rockwell City High School. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. On September 9, 1977 in Oregon, Illinois, Charles was united marriage to Linda Stephenson. Chuck worked for Calhoun County REC for 40 years, retiring in 2002. He was a member Jaycee’s, AMVETS and Union IOUE Local 234C. Chuck enjoyed telling a good joke, watching NASCAR, woodworking, reading, and gardening.

  Memorials may be left at the discretion of the family.  

Celebration of Life
1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021
**Please Note the Date**
Church of Christ
Rockwell City, Iowa


Friday, September 3, 2021 at 10:23 AM
“Sorry I'm late in letting you know, Linda you are in y thoughts and prayers and will continue to keep you there - Chuck was always so friendly.”
- Maureen Hobart

Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 9:36 AM
“So sorry to hear about Chuck, keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers ”
- Diane Stephenson

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 12:27 PM
“So sorry for your loss! Chuck did many kind things for Ken and I before Ken passed, and you were at my house immediately that day! Miss you Linda, and sitting with you at church! ”
- Dorothy Zierke

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 8:35 AM
“Linda, I am so sorry for your loss. I’m so glad that I got to spend a little time with you and Chuck one of the last times I was home. It was so lovely to visit with you two and Rob. I have many fond memories of you and Chuck going back so many years. I hope your memories of him will give you comfort. ”
- Elizabeth Dumke (Beth Moore)

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 6:32 AM
“Linda & family, we are so sorry to hear of Chuck’s death! Sending thoughts & many prayers your way. ”
- Bill & Fran Lawson

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 12:21 AM
“Our sincere sympathy to all of you. Chuck was quite a guy and such a smile and laugh.”
- Gerri & Jane McCurdy

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 8:30 PM
“My sympathy to the family..he was a great guy and will be missed. I know he will be reunited with the REC crew up in heaven and it will never be the same..R.I.P. Moose”
- Don & Carol Presley

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 5:30 PM
“Linda, so sorry to hear of the lost of your husband. Prayers to all of you. Miss our little prayer group. ”
- Dwaine & Melinda Simonsen

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 5:29 PM
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you Linda. Sorry for your loss”
- Marilyn Thompson

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 4:47 PM
“For Chuck’s wife and family: Chuck and I were very good friends when we were growing up! We lost track of each other when we moved away from Rockwell City years ago! My thoughts and prayers go out to his wife and family, for your lost!”
- George Ridge

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 4:43 PM
“Chris and the Hedman family - we are so sorry to hear of your loss. Having met your father several times, clearly, he was a good man from our interactions, the stories you told, and the wonderful man you became from his love and guidance. May the happy memories and love you had for each other sustain you. We send our love to you Chris and your family. ”
- Dave and Christine Cross

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 3:42 PM
“Gonna miss you Dad.Have fun in heaven with Roger,Al, Keith and Butch.We will meet again someday.

- Jeff Hedman

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 3:17 PM
“You were the best Gpa anyone could ask for. I love you beyond words Gramps and will miss you everyday. Until we meet again grandpa.”
- Amanda Kelly

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 2:45 PM
“Jerry and I are so sorry to hear of Charlie's passing. We enjoyed talking to him and listening to his stories and jokes. He will be missed by many.
- June Anderson McGowan

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