Charles W. Reneau, 74 of Utica passed away unexpectedly, on Saturday January 4, 2020 at Faxton-St. Luke's Health Care.
Charles was born on November 12, 1945 in Terre Haute IN, the son of the late Gerald Wayne and Geneva Marie (Hensley) Reneau.
He is survived by his sisters Zella and her husband Stan LaFountain of Ilion, Helen Hall of Remsen and Donna Davenport of Gerard IL; a brother Robert Reneau of Kirkville, NY as well as several nieces and nephews.
In keeping with Charles's wishes services are private. He will be laid to rest next to his mother in St. Agnes Cemetery in North Ilion.
The Whiter Funeral Company was started in 1893 by H.A. Whiter and was originally located in Forestport, NY. Following a fire in Forestport, the family relocated in Ilion, and reopened the funeral home in the early 1900's.