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Charles Ogden Farrell, 76, passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 at Essentia Health in Duluth while undergoing open-heart surgery.

Chuck was born June 29, 1937 in Chicago, Ill. to Charles W. Farrell and Ercel Farrell. Chuck went to school in Park Rapids and graduated from Park Rapids High School in 1956.

Chuck married Judith Hanson from Nevis, shortly after graduating and they had four children together.

Chuck will always be remembered for his love for people and his gift for gab. He kept a smile on his face at all times and enjoyed visiting with everyone. Chuck spent many years working in various grocery stores and primarily in the produce department. He was a hard worker and took pride in his work.

Chuck is survived by his long-time companion, Delores Filipiak; three sons, Harlyn (Cheryl) Farrell from Allen, Texas, Gary (Janet) Farrell from Kettle River and Jason Farrell from Superior, Wis.; daughter, Lisa (Micki) Wekseth from Barnum; 11 grandchildren Maegan, Karla, Michael, Stephanie, Jordan, Nicole, Cody, Connor, Caitlyn, Madelyn and Jack; two great-grandchildren, Keegan and Lynleigh.

Mass of Christian Buri-al: 11 a.m. Thursday Sept. 12 at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 60 Hartman Drive, Moose Lake, MN 55767.

Visitation: one hour prior to the service at the church.