He was born October 3, 1957 in Seward, NE to Lynn A and Elinor (Brahmsteadt) Westwood and was a member of Salem Lutheran Church in Stromsburg, NE. Chuck was the owner of Westwood Trucking in Waco and also farmed in the Waco. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Utica, NE, enjoyed telling stories and being around his family, especially his grandchildren. Chuck was also a beloved father and a devoted husband. On December 16, 1978 he was married to Eilene Bower at Stromsburg, NE.
He is survived by his wife Eilene of Waco, his son Derrick (Melissa) Westwood, his two daughters; Sarah (Dennis) Hatfield all of York and Allison Westwood and her fiancé’ Rodney McCoy of Moore, OK.
His grandchildren include Kynlee Westwood, Kelsey Westwood, Breckyn Hatfield all of York and Dawson McCoy of Moore, OK. Also surviving are two sisters; Virlyn (Steve) Bolte of Henderson, NE and Valerie (Mark) Kaliff of York. His mother Elinor Westwood of York and his father and mother-in-law Glen (Joann) Bower of Stromsburg. Many nieces, nephews and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his father.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 20, 2014 at the Salem Lutheran Church in Stromsburg. Burial will be in York’s Greenwood Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation. Visitation will be held from 1pm-9pm Tuesday and Wednesday from 9am-9pm, with his family greeting friends that evening from 7-8:30 at the mortuary.