Charles Bocanegra

December 6, 1965April 22, 2021

Charlie was born December 6, 1965 to Charlie and Mary Bocanegra and passed to be with the Lord on April 22, 2021.

He got his nickname, Chuckie from his grandmother, Irene Ayotte and that would stay with him all his life. At an early age Chuck was at the Boys Club on Johanna Street playing sports but his love for dancing was his passion and also the Dallas Cowboys. Wherever he would dance people would stop and watch him. He brought breakdancing to Austin in the early 80's he was joined with his partner Eric Castillo together they were "cbs" can’t be stopped. He dance in a contest with over 300 contestants and was in the finals at halftime in the astrodome of a Houston Gamblers USFL game, where he won it all!! Grand prize was $500.00 dollars and a trip to New York to dance with the famous New York City breakers in Roxy Theatre. Chuckie’s best friends were Eric Castillo, Ruben Candelas, the Nick and Ralph Vega, Daniel and Freddy Longoria, Pat, Paul and Eric Verver, and many many more who we will never know how he impacted their life with his passion for breakdancing. Dance with the angels Chucky B, teach them the windmill and four corners. You will be in our hearts forever from your family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his sister, Yvonne Montoya.

Charlie is survived by his two children, Crystal and Carlos; two grandsons, Elijah and Angel; his brother, Roy; two sisters, Julie and Angela.

Memorial Service 10:00 am on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress Avenue.

The family wants to thank you for being here with us on this day.


8 May

Memorial Service

10:00 am

Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home

2620 South Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78704


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Nelda Lyons

May 6, 2021

May Chuckie rest in the light and peace of Christ, and may his children, family and friends find peace knowing he rests with our Lord.

Encarnacion Mendoza

May 5, 2021

Roy my condolences to u and the familia. Ur brother was a true soldier he will truly be miss Chukie could dance. He is dancing in heaven.

Ramon"RayRay" Loera Jr

May 4, 2021

Chuckie was a good friend and my condolences to the family. .Chuckie ,you'll truly be miss ...when I hear a thunder,I'll know it's you breadancing in heaven......,Rest little buddy,you won't be forgotten. ...Gillis

Cynthia Vela

May 4, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss. I have known Chuckie since Jr. High. He touched so many lives with his bright smile and his bigger than life personality. He will be truly missed by many.

Dodie Barrera

May 3, 2021

My sincere condolences to the Bocanegra Family,.