Charles (Chuck) Ackley, Enterprise, died at his home on Williamson Road on Feb. 7. 1991.

He was born on Sept. 25, 1923 in California.

He was a graduate of Whitman College and worked in Seattle, Portland , the bay area, and in Walla Walla and the Tri-Cities as a bookseller, technical writer and editor, and as an administrator.

He first came to Wallowa County to teach and then to direct the Chief Joseph Summer Seminar.

Over the past several years, Chuck has been active in community arts events and especially in local theater.

He is survived by two sons, Todd of Portland and Cameron of Langley, Wash.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, Feb. 24, at 2 p.m. at the OK Theater.

Wallowa County Chieftain
Transcribed by Dixie Ricker