Charles Ralph Pallas, 69, of Sodus, MI passed away, Saturday, March 6, 2021 at his residence. He was born November 16, 1951 to Robert Edward and Noreen N. (Laird) Pallas in Benton Harbor, MI. Charles proudly served in the United States Navy, stationed in the Gulf of Tolkin during the Vietnam War. On August 7, 1976, he married Jennifer Ives in St. Joseph, MI. Charles traveled all over the United States employed as a Nuclear Technician before retiring. His hobbies included buying and working on cars – especially his Corvettes, a 1978 and 2003 (50th Anniversary) models and collecting baseball memorabilia. Charles enjoyed watching his favorite team – The Detroit Tigers. His favorite times however, were spent with his grandson, Hunter making memories.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services 926-9440. For those who wish to leave an online condolence for the family you may do so at: www.purelycremations.org.
Charles leaves behind a son, Timothy (Beth) Ives; grandson, Hunter Ives; sisters, Carol L. Small, Roberta K. Slater, Jodie L. Orzehoski, Robin (Bob) Heimbuch and Shannon (Scott) Flanders; brothers, Robert J. (Donna) Pallas, Richard Pallas and Michael Pallas. He was preceded by his parents; brother, Walter J. Orzehoski and brothers-in-law, Frank Small and Oliver (Butch) Slater.
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