Charles "Chuck" Schrader, USMC (Ret.), 77, of Havelock, died August 15, 2013, at home.


Charles "Chuck" Schrader, USMC (Ret.), 77, of Havelock, died August 15, 2013, at home.



He served our country in the U.S. Marine Corp as a Staff Sgt. Major.



He is survived by his two sisters, Elsie M. Cannon of Belton, S.C. and Maxine Schrader of Asheville; his best friend and caregiver, Betty "B.J." Edwards of Havelock; step-daughters, Elizabeth Olsen of Morehead City and Amanda Castro of Havelock; and a step-grandchild, Audrey Castro.



A memorial service will be held at the Havelock VFW on Sunday, August 18, 2013, at 3 p.m.



In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Craven County Home Health & Hospice, P.O. Drawer 12610, New Bern, NC 28561.



Online condolences may be made to the Schrader family at http://www.cottenfuneralhome.com.



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