Steve Danch

Obituary of Steve Danch

DANCH- Steve of Port Colborne passed away at the Welland County General Hospital on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at the age of 89.  Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Dremak) for 63 years, supporting and caring father of Janet (Richard) Phillips, Karen (Mat) Wolf and Frank (Kim) Danch, cherished grandfather of David (Andrea), Kristy (Chris), Stephen (Brittany), Spencer, Stephanie (Tim) and Jason, GG Pa of Logan, Paige, Lilly and Darren, brother in law of John (Helen) Dremak, special cousin of Andy (Elizabeth) Fonagy. He will be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents Maynard and Janet Danch, father and mother in law Frank and Margaret Dremak, his brother Alec (Margaret) Danch. Born in Benk, Hungary he came to Port Colborne in 1933 where he has resided since that time. He owned and operated Reichman Lumber for 30 years.  He was a proud member of the Welland and District Shrine Club and its Clown Corp.  He was a member of MacNab Lodge, #169 A.F. & A.M.  Steve also served as a councillor for the City of Port Colborne in Ward 2 from 1960 for more than a decade. He was a very proud citizen of Port Colborne. Steve’s family will receive visitors at the DAVIDSON FUNERAL HOME 135 Clarence Street, Port Colborne on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. MacNab Lodge #169 A.F, & A.M. will conduct a service on Tuesday at 5:45 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 in the Davidson Chapel at 11:00 a.m.  Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Port Colborne and Welland District Shrine Club or the Central United Church Memorial Fund.   Online guest register and condolences are available at