Charles R. “Chuck” Laudermilk of Nashotah, passed away peacefully at home on January 2, 2017 following a short battle with cancer,
at the age of 76.
Chuck owned and operated Parts Hut for 40 years opening his first store at 422 Lawn Street, Hartland in 1973 and moving the business to the building he built on Cardinal Lane, Hartland in 1977.
Over the years there were a total of 8 stores including; 2 stores in Waukesha located on Sunset Drive and Pleasant Street, an Oconomowoc location on Wisconsin Ave., Mukwonago located on Hwy ES, West Allis located on Hwy 100, another store on South 27th Street and on the corner of Capitol and Lilly Road.
Additionally, he enjoyed golfing at Kettle Moraine and Lac LaBelle Golf Courses. He was a longtime friend of Bill W.
He is survived by his loving wife of 38 ½ years Kathleen “Kathy” (nee Cahill), his children Michele M. (Brian) Klemmer, Kevin C. Laudermilk and Felicia A. Reichard, grandchildren Jessica L., Kristin A. and Haley E. Klemmer, Brendon J. (Georigiana) and Danielle J. Reichard. He is further survived by his great grandson Parker Charles,
other relatives and many friends.
Preceded in death by his parents Arthur W.
and Bernice L. Laudermilk.
A Gathering for family and friends will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, January 7, 2017 from 10:00 AM until a Memorial Service at 12:30 PM followed by a reception.