Charles Otto Onken Sr, 84, Indianapolis, Indiana passed from this world on Monday, July 26, 2021. He was born on Sunday, May 9, 1937, in Indianapolis to Charles Onken and Edra (Hewitt) Sallee.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Onken and Edra (Hewitt) Sallee, son Charles Otto Onken Jr., daughter Katherine Roberts, brother Robert Onken.
He is survived by his loving wife Deloris Marie (Workman) Onken of 64 years, daughters Cynthia Vincent, Karen Johnson, Denina Begley, Paula Brown, 12 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, and many extended family and friends.
He is missed by all who knew and love him.
Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday July 31, 2021 at Indiana Memorial from 2 pm to 5 pm, service at 5 pm.
Indiana Memorial was honored to serve the Onken family.
Flowers can be dropped off Saturday July 31 no earlier than 11 am.
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