Fred Champ

CHAMP, Fred Earl, 77, of New Cumberland, WV, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Weirton Medical Center.

He was born Sept. 15, 1938, in Elkins, WV, a son of the late Wilber Earnest and Hazel Mae (Adamsom) Champ.

Fred retired from Weirton Medical Center mechanical department after 42 years of service. He attended Point Pleasant United Methodist Church.

He is also preceded in death by a sister, Violet Johnson.

Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Hettie Wanda (Kerns) Champ; four children, Tamera Susan (James) Morley of Burgettstown, PA, Terry Lee (Georgianna) Champ of Weirton, WV, Todd Ernest Champ of East Liverpool, OH, and Tracy Willard Champ (Anna) of Moneta, VA; two sisters, Sandra (Bill) Tustin New of Manchester, WV, and Linda (Larry) Pearson of New Cumberland, WV; two brothers, Roger (Seoula) Champ of Weirton, WV, and Arthur Dale Champ of FL; brother-in-law Lee Johnson and 12 grandchildren; Dylan, Courtney, Cassidy, Jamie, Jenna, Juliana, J.R., Maggie, Oliviaa, Izzabel, Benjamin and Dalton.

Friends will be received Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at 24 and 68 p.m. at Turley Funeral Home.

Services will be held at the Point Pleasant United Methodist Church on Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Michael Rowe officiating. Interment will follow at Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens Newell, WV.

Fred Champ

CHAMP, Fred Earl, 77, of New Cumberland, WV, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Weirton Medical Center.

He was born Sept. 15, 1938, in Elkins, WV, a son of the late Wilber Earnest and Hazel Mae (Adamsom) Champ.

Fred retired from Weirton Medical Center Mechanical Dept. He was a member of Point Pleasant United Methodist Church.

He is also preceded in death by a sister, Violet Johnson.

Surviving are his wife, Hettie Wanda (Kerns) Champ; four children, Tamera Susan (James) Morley of Burgettstown, PA, Terry Lee (Georgianna) Champ of Weirton, WV, Todd Ernest (Anna) Champ of East Liverpool, OH, and Tracy Willard Champ of Moneta, VA; two sisters, Sandra (Bill) Tustin New of Manchester, WV, and Linda (Larry) Pearson of New Cumberland, WV; two brothers, Roger (Seoula) Champ of Weirton, WV, and Arthur Dale Champ of FL; and 12 grandchildren.

Friends will be received Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at 24 and 68 p.m. at Turley Funeral Home.

Services will be held at the Point Pleasant United Methodist Church on Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Michael Rowe officiating. Interment will follow at Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens Newell, WV.