Charles L. "Chuck" Gronau, Sr., 84, of Camillus, passed away Sunday September 5, at Upstate Community Hospital. Chuck retired from New Venture Gear where he worked as a set-up/machine repairman for 30 years. He enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting, trap shooting and most of all spending time with his loving family. Chuck was a US Army veteran and a member of UAW Local 624. He is survived by his wife of 38 years Nadia, 3-sons, Andriy (Jennifer M.) of Camillus, Charles L. Gronau, Jr., James Gronau and his daughter Tina. He is also survived by several grandchildren and 3-nieces. Chuck will be laid to rest in the Onondaga County Veterans Memorial Cemetery.