Chuck was born on January 9, 1959 at Freeport, Illinois to the late George Hugh and Phyllis Entmeiel Mc Ilvanie. He attended High School in Freeport before moving to Temple in 1976. He worked for a bakery, the Mason Jar, Jack in the Box, and the Temple Daily Telegram for over 10 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Gary Allen Mc Ilvanie and a sister, Deborah Stewart.
Survivors include two sisters, Cynthia Castillo and husband Rey of Belton, Deanna De Graaff and husband Walter of Temple; a brother, Jeffery Mc Ilvanie and wife Peggy of Whitney; one niece; five nephews; six great nieces; and four great nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6 – 9 pm Monday at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple.