Charles Henry Chico passed away suddenly on January 3, 2018, in Houston Texas. He was born on July 12, 1948.
Charles attended St. Johns Elementary School and Jesuit High School in Shreveport, Louisiana, where he played in the marching band. He graduated from Northeast Louisiana University and entered the Army where he achieved the rank of Lieutenant Colonel before retiring.
Charles worked in the Houston Medical area for several doctors including time at M. D. Anderson medical center.
Charles was a ballroom dance instructor and prepared numerous people for their first wedding dance and other special occasions. He thoroughly enjoyed his time dancing and all of the people that he met during this time.
He was preceded in death by his parents Frederick J. Chico and Zena E. Chico.
Left to cherish his memory is his surviving brother, James C. Chico and wife Carol, of Shreveport, Louisiana and numerous relatives and friends.
The family wishes to thank Harris County Constable, Sgt. Rico and staff, his neighbors, especially Frank Ringo and Zack & Ashley Robinett for their help during this time.
Services for Charles (Chuck) H. Chico will be at the Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Dr., Houston, Texas 77038. On Monday, March 19, 2018, at 11:15 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family would like to request for you to make a donation to the charity of your choice.