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Obituary for Charles Howard Palen
Charles Howard Palen, Jr., age 74 of Council Bluffs passed away October 8, 2016 at his daughter’s home. Chuck was born in Council Bluffs on December 25, 1941 to Charles H. Palen, Sr. and wife Margarite (Putney) Palen, who preceded him in death. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his children Tammy Hofer and Troy Palen. Chuck is survived by his children Wendy Palen, Kandi Pruett, Renee Palen, and Chuck Palen; 14 grandchildren, twenty-six great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren; brother Eugene Palen; sisters Shirley Hendersen and Janice Selarno.