Charles Valentine Buelteman, 76, of Menominee, Mich., passed away at home on Monday, March 23, 2020. He was born on Feb. 14, 1944, in Menominee to the late Gust and Barbara (Daniel) Buelteman.
  Charles graduated from Menominee High School class of 1962. Charles married the former Clara Johnston on Aug. 7, 1965, in the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church.
Charles worked at LE Jones for over 40 years doing many jobs through the years. He enjoyed farming during his lifetime, and he was an avid Green Bay Packers fan. He and Clara raised a large family and his greatest joy was being close to them.
    Charles is survived by his loving wife, Clara, of over 54 years; three daughters: Christina (Tim) Hanson, Mary Pichette and Charlene Demerath; three sons: John (Susan) Buelteman, Robin Buelteman and Jesse (Taryn) Buelteman of Florida; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Marcella Marcin; one brother, Robert Buelteman; along with many other family members and friends. In addition to his parents, Charles is preceded in death by one sister and four brothers.
    Private funeral services will be held.
    Burial will be in the Birch Creek Cemetery in Menominee.
    The Cadieu Funeral Home is assisting the family.