Charles August Behrens
August 7, 1922 – September 3, 2020
Charles A. Behrens of Jacksonville, Florida passed away at the age of 98 on September 3, 2020. Charles was born August 7, 1922 in Savannah, Georgia. His family moved to Jacksonville when he was 10. Charles attended Andrew Jackson High School where he enjoyed playing sports, especially basketball. He graduated class of 1942. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corp from 1942 to 1946. He then attended Stetson University where he played on their basketball team. He retired from General Motors after 30 years.
He was predeceased by his parents, his sister Annie Ruth Hamilton, his brother William Behrens Jr. and his nephew Fred Behrens. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Doris, his niece Karen Vickers (Robert), his nephews William Behrens (Joannie), James Behrens (Anna Marie), and Robert Hamilton (Zona).
There will be a Graveside service held at Oaklawn Cemetery, 4801 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 11:00.
Wednesday, September 9, 2020