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BAULE, Charles L. "Charlie"
Charles was a licensed land surveyor and professional engineer. From 1962-1964, he was the director of public works for Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. He then worked for Ford Motor Company designing dealerships including Ernie Banks' south Chicago dealership in 1967. He served as the Dubuque County Engineer from 1973 to 1985. After 1985 he worked for several Chicago area firms and was involved in designing interchanges on I-355, also known as the Veterans Memorial Tollway and several Chicago area bike trails. Later in his career, he served as a forensic traffic engineer to reconstruct accidents. He recently worked for Stewart Construction in Dubuque.
Charles was an active member of American Legion Post 6 in Dubuque, where he served as past post commander, held a variety of other officer positions and served on its funeral detail. He donated some of his organs for scientific research.
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