Thank You Michele for your continuing up dates on truly a boxing icon Chuck Bodak.
Here is my favorite picture of him that I took ten years ago, October 1997.
Chuck Bodak, born in Gary Indiana, started boxing at the young age of 13, and later at the age of 20 became a coach & instructor.
Through the years he worked with many kids in boxing in the Gary and Chicago area, before he became what he is known as today – one of the best ever cutmen in boxing history.
He has worked in the corners (just to name a few) for Jimmy Ellis, Bob Foster, Albert Davila, Thomas Hearns and Oscar De La Hoya.
May our sincerest prayers go out to Chuck Bodak for a speedy recovery!
Please read the message from Michelle Chong.
David Martinez / Boxing Historian
Message from Michelle Chong:
Thank you for your continued support with our friend, Chuck Bodak.
All of your messages and prayers have been relayed to him 🙂
Chuck is out of the hospital and has moved to a rehabilitation center /convalescent home.
Please continue to send cards and feel free to visit!!!
Here is his current location:
2040 S. Euclid Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92802
attn.: Vasil “Chuck” Bodak
Visiting hours are: 11 am-8 pm