Aycock Funeral Home


Charles Gerard GATKE

August 7, 1941October 8, 2021

Charles Gerard GATKE, age 80, of Stuart, Florida passed away on Friday, October 8, 2021. Charles was born August 7, 1941.

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Charles Gerard GATKE

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Jim Piccolo

October 16, 2021

Rest in Peace Cuz: The best vanilla egg cream came across your counter on the hot summer days, and your enormous smile lit up every room you strode into.
Your party for Grandpa Vinnie with the stripper was a classic and still family table conversations to this day.
You and Marie were the Abbott and Costello of the family..your comments...Maries' retorts always brought a chuckle.
Perhaps most memorable was the huge handshake that always turned into a crushing love - hug !!!
Uncle Buddy and Aunt Marion, My Dad and Mom , Mike and Grandpa have the eternal meal waiting for you ...Blessings

Christine Epstein

October 16, 2021

We are so sorry Aunt Marie to hear about Uncle Charlie!! You know Hank is saying “welcome to the party Tiny”
Sending you all our love!!

Brian Miller

October 16, 2021

I will never forget the time I spent with you and cherish each day may you now rest in piece .Maria I am so For your loss I am always here for you

Frances Oka

October 14, 2021

Dearest Marie,

I know we haven't been in touch for a very long time, but fond memories of all the wonderful times we spent together have stayed in my mind and heart.

You and Charlie were more than just friends, you were as close as family as both Eddie, Gregory and I had. Always there for us and if there is anything I can do to ease you during this sad time, just let me know.
Sincerest regards,