Charles "Chuck" Eugene Kolstad

September 16, 1960 ~ June 6, 2022 (age 61)


Mr. Charles “Chuck” Eugene Kolstad, age 61 of Wilkesboro passed away Monday, June 6, 2022 at his home. 

Memorial services will be held 4:00 PM Saturday, June 25, 2022 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Gary Camp officiating.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Saturday evening following the service at the Clubhouse of Oakwoods Country Club. 

Charles was born September 16, 1960 in Washington, DC to Warren and Judith Nelson Kolstad.  He was a member of the Wilkes Jaycees, the Rotary Club, a board member of Wilkes ADAP, Oakwoods Country Club and was a volunteer coach for Wings of Wilkes. 

Chuck was accompanied on his journey through the peaks and valleys of Parkinson’s Disease by his loving family, a close circle of friends (including the BKG and PTYP gang), and caring co-workers.  His family is grateful for support from the angels working at Home Instead and Kindred Care Hospice, including Michelle, Katelyn, Katie, Summer, Aerianna, Erica, Cameron, Chuck, Linda, Jennifer, Natalie and others.  We are grateful for your love and support. 

He was preceded in death by his father; Warren Kolstad. 

He is survived by his wife; Cathy Nifong Kolstad of the home, two daughters; Erin Kolstad of Raleigh, Molly Kolstad of Durham, his mother; Judith Kolstad of New Berlin, WI, two sisters; Cindy Cooper and husband Joe of Flemington, NJ, Beth Kaatz and husband Del of Pewaukee, WI and a brother; Bob Kolstad and wife Lisa of Austin, TX. 

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Wilkes Educational Foundation, 613 Cherry Street, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659, Wake Forest Care At-Home Hospice, 126 Executive Drive, Suite 110, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 or Wilkes ADAP, PO Box 968, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659.      

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Memorial Service
June 25, 2022

4:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Chapel
270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

June 25, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Clubhouse of Oakwoods Country Club
541 Clubhouse Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697


Wilkes Education Foundation

Wake Forest Care at Home Hospice
126 Executive Drive Suite 110, Wilkesboro NC 28697

Wilkes ADAP
PO Box 968, North Wilkesboro NC 28659

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