Charles “Chuck” R. Siegismund, 84, of North Little Rock, passed away in Branson, Mo., on Thursday, March 27, 2014. He was born in Rockville, Mo., on Jan. 1, 1930 to the late Walter Henry and Myrtle Ellen Russell Siegismund. He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Dale Siegismund.
Chuck had a Master’s degree in Accounting from Arkansas State University and the University of Central Arkansas, and after retiring from the United States Air Force he worked for the State of Arkansas. He was also a former member of the Scimitar Shrine Center, No. 216 Jacinto Masonic Lodge and was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Jacksonville for many years where he was a member of the Pairs and Spares Sunday school class. He was a life member of the American Legion VFW and Korean Veteran’s Organization. He married the love of his life, Mona Eubanks on May 23, 1991. His life centered around his beloved family. Chuck was an avid hunter, loved to travel, enjoyed being a gentleman farmer, and had a great sense of humor.
He is survived by his wife, Ramona “Mona” and their six children; Richard Siegismund (Carla) Siegismund, of Haymarket, Va., Karen Stiles of North Little Rock, Sharon Fisher of Overland Park, Kan., Hope Ritchey Lefler (Steve) of Fort Smith, Amy Ritchey Howell (Jim) of Jonesboro, and Julie Ritchey Shanks (Dewey) of Searcy; a sister, Charlotte Hirni of Nevada, Mo.; grandchildren, Richie, Cydney, and Colby Siegismund, Cameron and Brody Fisher, Eric Anderson (Christy), Christian Lefler, Christopher Howell, Caroline Shanks, Meredith Shanks; great-grandchildren, Leighton and Katherine Anderson; and a host of other family and friends.
Funeral service were at Roller-Owens Funeral Home Chapel, 5509 John F. Kennedy Blvd., North Little Rock on Tuesday, April 1 with Masonic Rites. Interment followed at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery.
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