Charles Marion "Charlie" DykeFebruary 21, 1941 ~ May 16, 2019 (age 78)
Charles Marion “Charlie” Dyke, 78, of Sterling, Kansas, passed away May 16, 2019 at Select Specialty St. Francis Hospital, Wichita, Kansas. He was born February 21, 1941 in Sterling, the son of Homer Linden and Flora Ophelia Howard Dyke. He graduated from Sterling High School. Charlie was a lifelong Sterling resident. He worked as an installer for Sterling Appliance, and for Sterling Softwater, retiring in 2011. Charlie was a member of the United Presbyterian Church, Sterling, and member of Find a Grave. He is survived by his relatives, Elsie Cantwell of Wichita, KS, Clara Hensley of Lyons, Steven T. Duntz, Megan Duntz, Brandon K. Duntz, and Nicholas L. Duntz; and close friend, Gregory Glass. Graveside service will be at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Sterling Community Cemetery, Sterling with Pastor Melissa Krabbe officiating. Burial will be at Sterling Community Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Friends of Animals Rice County in care of Birzer Funeral Home, Sterling.