Charles Reid Barcus, 87, of Colorado Springs, Colorado died Wednesday, November 18, 2020. He was born July 18, 1933 in Newton, Iowa to the late Charles and Etta Barcus. He was raised in Newton until the family moved to San Diego, California in 1940. After finishing school he served in the United States Air Force when he met his wife, Ruby Denny, and was married in Spokane, Washington in 1955. After leaving the service they returned to San Diego to raise their family. He and his wife moved to Colorado Springs in 2009. He is survived by two sons; Doug Barcus of Mt. Union, Iowa and David Barcus of Colorado Springs, Colorado and one daughter, Estelle Freeman of Colorado Springs, Colorado and three grandchildren. No services will be held at this time. Inurnment will be at Greenwood Memorial Park in San Diego, California.