Stephen Allen Bee

BEE, Stephen Allen, 79, of Paris, PA, passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014, at the Weirton Medical Center.

He was born Aug. 21, 1934, in Washburn, WV, the son of the late Benjamin Allen Bee and Clara Smith Bee.

He was also preceded in death by a son, James Michael Bee.

Steve was a member of the Eldersville United Methodist Church having served as a trustee, Hanover VFD, volunteer at the Burgettstown area food pantry, trustee for Chestnut Ridge Cemetery. He retired after 37.5 years of service at Weirton Steel Corp., having worked in the sheet department lab, and refrigeration dept. He retired as foreman for building services.

Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Gladys Rodgers Bee; sons, Geary A. Bee (Kathy) of Weirton, WV, Mark R. Bee (Catherine) of Clinton, PA, David E. Bee of Winfield, WV; sisters, Sara Bayless of Mineral Ridge, OH, Judy Tate (Tom) of New Cumberland, WV, Cynthia Harcharik (Richard) of New Cumberland, WV; brother, Michael A. Bee of San Antonio, TX; grandchildren, Justin, Jessica, Ashley; great-grand children, Parker, Bailey Marie.

Visitation will be Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 4-8 p.m. at Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Rd., Weirton, WV where the funeral/committal will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Florence, PA.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Burgettstown Food Pantry or Burgettstown Community Library, 2 Kerr St., Burgettstown, PA 15021.