Age 79, of Lansing, MI, went to be with the Lord on December 20, 2014. Chuck enjoyed fishing, bowling, hunting, and woodworking. He enjoyed spending time with his family and his grandchildren. He worked for Oldsmobile (General Motors) for 30 years and then Builders Square for 10 years. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps from 1953 through 1961. He was in the first unit assigned to the Marine Corps Reserves. Chuck was preceded in death by his parents, Russell J. Hineline and Winifred L. (Dunton) Hineline, sister Janet (Hineline) Vaughn, and daughter Charlene (Hineline) Merrick.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Judith R. (Chapin) Hineline; his children, Russell (Liz) Hineline, David Hineline, Kay (Frank) McCrackin, and Wendy (Scott) Easterbrook; his thirteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be 12:00 p.m., Friday, December 26, 2014, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel, with interment to follow in East Lawn Memory Gardens. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to McLaren Hospice, McLaren Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center or a charity of the donor’s choice.