Charles Bez, Jr., 79, of Fort Myers, FL., passed away on June 13, 2019, after a long illness.
Charlie was born on April 22, 1940, in Bronx, NY and grew up in New Jersey. In 1969 he moved to Fort Myers where he lived and met his wife, Babe, of 47 years.
In 1996 they moved to Boone, N.C., for 20 years until recently moving back to Fort Myers. He was surrounded by his loving family and survived by his wife Carolyn Babe and their four children. Daughter, Angela (Brian) Brant, and their three sons, Rick (Misty) Ireland, Nick (Pam) Ireland, Kerry (Jacqueline) Ireland. He is also survived by thirteen grandkids and nine great grandkids.
He was survived by a sister, Alicia (Jim) Waller; and nephew, Lee (Paul) Waller; and niece, Lauren (Clint) Wheeler and their three boys.
Charlie was an electrician for 30 years and a great carpenter and craftsman. Charlie was a lover of classic cars. In 1965 he purchased and still owns a stingray corvette and other classic Chevrolets.
His family will be holding a Celebration of Life which will held later this fall.