Charles E. Morse 1924–2019 Bloomington—Charles Edward Morse, age 95, passed away peacefully on August 16, 2019. "Chuck" was born and raised in Wenatchee, WA. He served in the U.S. Navy, graduated from the University of Minnesota and began a lifelong career as a mechanical engineer. Married to the love of his life Charlotte 70 years, they raised a large family at home in Bloomington, MN, before retiring in Northfield. Chuck was a beloved husband, father, uncle, grandfather and great-grandfather. He loved dancing, swing bands, cribbage, traveling, camping and sailing. Survived by wife Charlotte; children Helen (Paul) Olson, Charles (Julie) Morse, Elizabeth (Bill) Boyle, John (Sundae) Morse; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Celebration of life Oct. 5, 2-4 p.m. Cremation Society, 7110 France Ave. S., Edina, MN 55435. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to National Parks Conservation Association, Sierra Club or Audubon Society.