Charles W. Travis '51

Charles "Chuck" Travis, 81, of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, entered the Chapter Eternal October 25, 2010.

Following service in the U.S. Coast Guard during the Korean War, He worked as a manufacturers representative with his father at Travis Applegate Company, eventually moving to Bloomfield Hills and starting Travis Associates and later TriMode Engineering.

Chuck was an active member of Rotary where he served as his local club's president and treasurer; volunteer fireman; honorary dirt farmer; and board member of Goldner Walsh Nursery. He loved golf, sailing, travel, tennis and watercolor painting.

He was the loving husband of Barbara for 56 years; dear father of Randy (Mary), Carrie Celovsky (Tim), Tim, Mike and Steve (Jeff); also eight grandchildren; brother of Marcia Pilling and Jim Travis (Marty).

All honor to his name.

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