CHAMPIS- Burnie Peter of Port Colborne passed away at his residence on Monday, February 15, 2021 at the age of 76. Beloved husband and best friend of 55 years to Anne V. Champis, dearly loved father of Joey (Debbie) Champis and Jimmy Champis, cherished papa to Ryan (Ally), Emily, Lindsay, Sarah and Cody, great apa to the apple of his eyes Paisley and Sullivan. Burnie will be sadly missed by his brother Joe Champis, sister-in-laws Kathy Champis and Aranka Papko, nieces, nephews and many dear friends. He was predeceased by his parents Joe and Shirley Champis, his brother-in-law Peter Papko and his in-laws Matilda and Zoli Toth. Born in Berzete, Slovakia, he came to Canada to be with his dad in March 1956 with his mom and brother. Burnie worked at INCO for 20 years and then 18 and a half years for Ford Motor Company in Oakville. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. If so desired, memorial donations may be made to the Walker Family Cancer Centre. Arrangements entrusted to the DAVIDSON FUNERAL HOME, 135 Clarence Street, Port Colborne. Online guest register and condolences are available at www.davidsonfuneralhome.com
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.