Charles D. BellmireDecember 25, 1946 ~ June 2, 2017 (age 70)
Charles D. Bellmire, 70, of Gilman, Illinois died suddenly Friday, June 2, 2017 in Kankakee, Illinois. Charles was born December 25, 1946 in Dallas County, Texas the son of Herman and Daisy (Givens) Bellmire. He was a sheet metal fabricator and also manager of Hoyt Gas Stations. Charles and his father were active in the car racing sport. They built race cars and had their own car named the Bellmire Sprinter No 17, especially known at the Devils Bowl Speedway in Mesquito, Texas but also racing all over the United States.. Survivors include his former farther and mother in laws Robert and Joyce White, former brother and sister in laws Tim and Carol White and many, many racing friends. Cremation rites have been accorded. Information call Hack Funeral Home 708-946-2161 or visit the web page hackfuneralhome.com for condolences.