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Dewey Marshall Champ
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1920
Jay County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1973
Portland
Jay County
Indiana, USA

Funeral servies for Dewey M. Champ, 82, 709 S. Meridian St., Portland, are set for Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Williamson & Spencer Funeral Home. Rev. Russell Henry will officiate. Burial will follow in Maple Lawn Cemetery at Pennvlle. Graveside millitary rites will be in charge of the American Legion Post of Portland.
Champ died late Saturday evening at the Jay County Hospital after an extended illness. He was a retire employee of Avco Division of New Ideas Corp., Coldwater, Ohio. A veteran of World War II, he was a member of the American legion Post 211 of Portland. He also belonged to the Central Indiana Cycle Club.
Born April 6, 1920 in Jay County, his parents were Lerten and Opal (Alexander) Champ. On July 17, 1948, he was married to Velma E. Shaneyfelt, who srvives.
Surviving besides his wife, are two brothers, Eugene I. Champ, RR 1, Redkey and Holly F. Champ, Redkey and one sister, Mrs. Wilbur (Irene) Richards, Fort Wayne.
Friends may call at the funeral home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lerten Champ (1868 - 1930)
  Levetta Opal Alexander Champ (1890 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Velma Ellen Shaneyfelt Champ (1921 - 2004)
 
 Children:
  Gregory Alan Champ (1960 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dewey Marshall Champ (1920 - 1973)
  Ruth Irene Champ Richard (1921 - 2009)*
  Eugene Ira Champ (1921 - 1980)*
  Hollis Floyd Champ (1926 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maple Lawn Cemetery
Pennville
Jay County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: genealogy_guy_2012
Record added: Dec 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45433189
Dewey Marshall Champ
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Dewey Marshall Champ
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- genealogy_guy_2012
 Added: Oct. 30, 2010

- Joan Shoffner
 Added: Jul. 19, 2010
 
 
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