April 3, 1939 - May 12, 2021
Charles Edward “Champ” Lothes, II age 82 years, a resident of Elkins, passed away Wednesday evening, May 12, 2021 at his home under the care of West Virginia Caring. He was born April 3, 1939 at Elkins, a son of the late Charles Edward Lothes and Anna Burr Lothes Donaldson. On October 4, 2008 he was married to Alice Faye Zohner who survives in Elkins. Also surviving are two sons, Charles David Lothes of Elkins and Gregory Allen Lothes of Florida; one step-son, Jonathan Robert Zohner of Hurricane, WV and eight grandchildren. Several cousins, nieces and nephews also survive. Also preceding him in death was one son, Paul Edward Lothes; two brothers, Richard “Dick” Lothes and Thomas “Tom” Lothes; sister-in-law, Jackie Lothes; and step-father, Jim Donaldson. Champ was a graduate of Elkins High School and a Veteran of the United States Army. He worked as a carpenter prior to his retirement. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 603, United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America and was a two year past President of the Union. He was a member of St. Brendan Catholic Church and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, camping and fishing. The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at St. Brendan Catholic Church in Elkins with a Vigil Service being held at 7:30 pm from the church. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 pm Wednesday, May 19, 2021 from the church with Father James E. O’Connor as the Celebrant. Masks and social distancing are recommended. Interment will follow in the St. Brendan Cemetery where presentation of the American Flag will be made by members of the West Virginia National Guard Honor Guard Program. The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Charles Edward “Champ” Lothes, II Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.
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