Charles “Eddie” Edward Gregg, age 83, of Elburn, passed away in the morning of March 13, 2018 with the love of his family after a long battle of illnesses.

Charles was born in Mexico, MO to proud parents Glenn and Gertrude Gregg.

He had a love of music and attended all of his granddaughter’s concerts at Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra and Kaneland High School.

Charles is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Joan Gregg; two daughters: Kathryn (Herbert) Moeckel and Deanna (Robert) Cates; a granddaughter: Bailey Kathryn Cates; two nieces: Nancy Mohler and Sue Mohler.

He is preceded by his parents, Glenn and Gertrude Gregg; his sister Donna Mohler; one aunt Ida Mae Flittner; his beloved puggle, Oscar.

All services are private.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra, 60 S Grove Ave., Suite 2, Elgin, IL 60120 or at For his full life story please visit