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Charles Stefan Tlush
Charles Stefan Tlush

Charles Stefan ‘Chuck’ Tlush, 68, of Leland, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2016, at the SECU Hospice House in Bolivia after a long and difficult battle with cancer. He was born on April 2, 1948, in Philadelphia, Pa., the son of Alois Jan Tlush and Betty Kramer Tlush.

He spent many years serving his community as an optometrist.

Chuck is survived by his beloved wife, Eileen; children, Alethea and Thomas; mother, Betty; and brothers, Jan and Geofrey.

Respecting his wishes, there will be no memorial service.

We would like to thank everyone for their many prayers and constant support during Chuck’s illness.

In lieu of flowers, we would ask that memorial gifts be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice for their loving care of Chuck.

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