Charles R. Dankevich, 86 of Peoria, AZ, passed away peacefully on Monday September 9, 2013. Charles was born in Chicago, IL and was a Chicago Police Officer for 34 years. He was also a veteran of the US Navy. Charles is survived by his daughter, Debra. He is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Mary and his son, Gregory Charles. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him. Visitation will be held from 2-3pm with service starting at 3pm on Tuesday September 17, 2013 at Sunland Mortuary, 15826 Del Webb Blvd., Sun city, AZ.