PIERPONT — Thomas D. “Champ” Neizman, age 58, of Anderson Road, passed away Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at his home in Pierpont, Ohio.
He was born April 27, 1954, in Maui, Hawaii, the son of the late Frank and Theresa (Kaauamo-Smith) Neizman. Tom and his partner of 30 years, Donna Cunningham, moved to Pierpont 20 years ago.
Tom worked for Ken Forging in Jefferson and enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family.
Tom is survived by his partner, Donna Cunningham; children, Tiara (Richard) Bean, Seree Martinez and Marion Raulerson; grandchildren, Austin, Hailey, Teshaiya, Shane and Lono; brothers, the late Charles “Bobo”, Lee “Bear” and Frank “Choo Choo”; sisters, Linda “Chak Chak”, Kelcy “Sweetheart”, Ramona “Jo Jo” and Theresa “Honey Girl”, all of Hawaii; mother in-law, Vivian Patterson; best friend and “Bruddah”, Mike Betts. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
In keeping with his wishes there will be no services.
Ha’o wau ia `oe, Aloha, Mau loa, kau a kau-in-o’u, o’u a’u – Pu’uwai
Cremation has been entrusted to the CHILDS-WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, 96 Route 7, Pierpont, Ohio.
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