Waterloo, Iowa - Cheslie E. "Chet" Squires, 65, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Feb. 21, 2004, at his home.
Born March 27, 1938, in Iowa City, son of the late Grover and Vera Squires, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a machinist for Link Belt Manufacturing.
Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Timothy L. and Tammy Squires of Morehouse, Mo., and Patrick L. and Barbara Squires of Sikeston, Mo.; one daughter and son-in-law, Joyce K. and Mark Carlisle of Waterloo; nine grandchildren, Amanda Squires, Justin Squires, Deseray Squires, Shain Squires, Nickie Squires, Skyler Squires, Dylan Squires, Austin Carlisle and Zachary Carlisle.
He was preceded in death by one son, Terry L. Squires; and one brother and one brother.
A memorial service was conducted Feb. 25 in Waterloo.
Locke Funeral Home of Waterloo was in charge of arrangements.