King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory obituary – Carlos “Charlie” Vasquez, 76, Fort Madison



Carlos “Charlie” Vasquez, 76, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2022 at 12:05 PM at Parkview Manor in Wellman, IA.

He was born on July 16, 1945 in Ft. Madison to Juan and Margarita Diaz Vasquez, Sr.  Charlie worked production at JI Case and retired after thirty years of service.  He served in the US Air Force during the Vietnam Era.  He enjoyed dancing and listening to Mexican music.

Survivors include one sister, Mary Mendez of Ft. Madison and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents and five brothers: Marion, Leonard, Lupe, John and Victor.

The funeral mass will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at 10:30 AM at Sacred Heart Church.  The family will meet with friends from 9:30 – 10:30 AM at the church prior to the service.  Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery with military rites conducted by the Ft. Madison Honor Guard.

  In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in his memory and online condolences may be left at

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