Richard Barnes

BARNES, Richard “Fuzzy” L., 58, of Steubenville, OH, passed away on April 22, 2014, at his residence.

Richard was born on September 3, 1955, in Wheeling, WV, the son of Thomas (Phyllis) Barnes of Altoona, PA, and the late Mary A. (Dunn) Barnes.

Richard was a steel worker in the tin mill division. He enjoyed watching TV and cooking especially being the carmel maker.

In addition to his father, Richard is survived by his wife of 29 years, Colleen Marie (Gregor) Barnes of Steubenville, OH; three daughters, April (Scot) Welshans of Lexington, KY, Charla Barnes of Lexington, KY, and Ainslie Oiler of Steubenville, OH; a grandson, Owen Welshans; two brothers, Thomas (Sharon) Barnes II of Weirton, WV, and Eric (Debbie) Barnes of Steubenville, OH; two sisters, Joy (Roger) Flanagan of Leesburg, VA, and Susan Barnes of Follansbee, WV, and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Friday, April 25, 2014, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and again on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527- 1717 with Reverend Penny Calmbacher, officiating.

Following the service, Richard will be cremated.

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