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Colin Thomas Champion

February 25, 1933 - April 17, 2015



With sadness we announce the passing of Colin Thomas Champion on April 17, 2015.

Colin passed away in Kootenay Lake Hospital after a lengthy battle with cancer.

He is survived by his wife Jean, stepchildren Sandra McCall, Jim (Joan) Tedesco,

Terri Tedesco, Linda (Dave) Weaving, Grandchildren  Jamie (Marlo) Tedesco, Tyler Tedesco,

Traci Erikkson, Great grandchild Miller Tedesco and numerous nieces and nephews.

Colin lived for many years in the Yukon, and was employed by the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway.

After moving to BC in 1982 he was employed by School District #7(8), where he worked until retirement.

After retirement, Colin and Jean settled in Taghum.

Cremation has taken place, and by request there will be no service.


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