Charles Stanley Serpa passed away on March 27, 2013 in Pasadena, Texas. He was born in Waukegan, IL and graduated from Bradford High School in Kenosha, WI.
He served in the Marines during Desert Storm. After his military service he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Medicine and Strength Training from Northern Illinois University. He had a successful career at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee as a Strength trainer and coach.
Because of health changes, he relocated to Texas to be closer to his family. He then earned his Master’s degree in Business and started an athletic consulting business F.A.I.D., in Seabrook, Texas.
Charles is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth in Gurnee, IL; sister and family , Terri Smith, Glen Smith, nephews Adam and Eric Zace in Lisle, IL; and brother, Sam Serpa in Phelan, CA.