SCHERTZ, Texas — Forrest “Chuck” G. Dressler, Jr., retired U.S Air Force Lt Col, passed away on August 8, 2017, at the age of 83 after a long battle with cancer.
Forrest was a veteran of over 28 years combined enlisted and officer assignments in health services administration, Lt Col Dressler served several tours at Randolph AFB, Texas.
He and his surviving wife, Lorna, have resided in Universal City, Texas, since 1970. Chuck was an avid softball player, throughout his military career, and in the San Antonio area following his retirement.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Forrest Sr. & Mable; and sister, Suzanna.
Chuck is survived by his wife, Lorna Dressler; daughter of a previous marriage, Cynthia Eason and husband, Timothy D. of Fort Worth, TX; grandson, Timothy G. Eason and wife Kim and their children, Braxton and Darian of Corinth, TX; sister, Sandra Davidson and brother Charles of Virginia; sister, Barbara Clanton and husband Leo, of Kansas and numerous nieces.
A brief graveside service will be held on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at 9:15 AM, at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that all memorial donations be made to the San Antonio Senior Softball League, located at 9360 Sumac Lane, San Antonio, Texas, 78266.