EVANS, Ronald J. “Wimpy”

EVANS, Ronald J. “Wimpy”, 69, of Bellaire, OH., died Wednesday, September 5, 2012, in Belmont Community Hospital Bellaire, OH.

Ron was born June 18, 1943 in Martins Ferry, OH, a son of the late Francis and Jean Linder Evans.

He was retired from the Belmont County Engineers Department, a call man for the Bellaire Fire Department and a Protestant by faith.

Preceding him in death was a brother, Pierre Evans and a sister, Roseann Thatcher.

Surviving is his wife of 47 years, Sandra Novena Evans; a daughter, Christine (Roger) Marling of Bellaire; a brother, Francis (Marilyn) Evans of Suffolk, Va.; two granddaughters, Kayla Marling and Cynthia Marling both of Bellaire, OH.

Family and friends will be received Friday September 7, 2012 from noon to 8 p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, OH, where funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday with Pastor James Lish officiating.

Interment follows in Belmont Memorial Park Cemetery St Clairsville, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to, South Bellaire United Methodist Church.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyer.com.