He was a member of the Queen City Lodge 559 and Scottish Rite.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Ethel Black; sister Marge Frodge; brother James Black.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Black; children Sandy Botek, Charles Black III, Jeffrey Black, Jason Black, Melissa Sears, Jerry Black; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
Masonic services Aug. 8 at Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Batavia.
Interment at Batavia Union Cemetery. E.C. Nurre Funeral Home served the family.