Charles “Chuck” A. Newkirk passed peacefully with his nieces by his side on Thursday, August 19, 2021. He was born December 5, 1946, to Leslie D. Newkirk and Cora B. Newkirk near Crawfordsville, Indiana. He served in the United States Air Force in the late 1960s where he began his life-long knowledge and love of computers and related areas of electronic devices. He was predeceased by his parents, Leslie D. Newkirk and Cora B. Newkirk, and is survived by his sister, Kathy E. (Ron) Whipple, and his nieces and nephews, Anthony J. Fletcher, Andrea J. Harbison, Amy J. Lewis, and Aaron J. Fletcher. A dear friend of Karen Smith, Georgeann Terry, and Patricia Ward. In accordance with Chuck’s wishes, his body was cremated. A private memorial service will be held at a later date in Indiana. Condolences may be conveyed to Kathy E. Whipple via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Memorial contributions may be made to Missouri USO, 10701 Lambert International Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63145-0367.