WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Peter A. Charnas, 52, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2019, at his home of congestive heart failure.
He was born April 4, 1967, in Warren, Ohio, the son of the late Aristithis “Arch” and Stella Charnas.
He was a 1987 graduate of Howland High School and received an associate degree from DeVry University in electronics.
He presently worked at Cattron North America, Inc. on North River Road as an electronic technician. He previously worked at A.C. Charnas and Associates as a geo technician and surveyor.
Peter was a member of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Warren.
He enjoyed camping, cooking, flying small “Cessna” aircrafts and operating a ham radio. Pete was an avid gardener and thoroughly enjoyed being a pyro technician. He will fondly be remembered for his unique sense of humor and positive outlook.
He is survived by his siblings, Calliope (Mike) Perry of Warren, Chris (Michelle) Charnas of Howland, Penelope “Pam” Charnas of Chagrin Falls and Sister Theodoti (Constance) Charnas of St Paul’s Monastery Lavrion, Greece; his beloved Goddaughter, Alexandra DeVengencie-Bush, as well as, numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Family and friends, may pay their respects Friday, January 3, 2020, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with a 5:30 p.m. Trisagion Service at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road NE, Warren, OH 44483.
Everyone is asked to meet directly at the St. Demeterios Greek Orthodox Church on Saturday, January 4, 2020, where a service will be held at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. Costantine Valantasis officiating.
Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Warren.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Peter’s memory in the name of Sister Theodoti (Constance) Charnas for St. Paul Monastery.
Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to sign the guestbook and send condolences to Peter’s family.
To send flowers to Peter’s family, please visit our floral section.
A television tribute will air Thursday, January 2, at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. on MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus additional spots throughout the day on WYTV, FOX and MyYTV.