PROBST, Mack Bernard ‘’Bernie”

PROBST, Mack Bernard ”Bernie,” 77, of Mercer Road, St. Clairsville, OH, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at his residence.

He was born in New Martinsville, WV, on August 3, 1935, a son of the late Lawrence and Laura E. (Hamilton) Probst.

Bernie was a retired employee of Nickles Bakery of Martins Ferry.

He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the Colerain V.F.W. Post 8848 and a member of Harrisville Covenant Presbyterian Church of Harrisville, OH.

He is survived by his wife, Clara J. (Ayers) Probst; three daughters, Judy A. (Michael) Kinnick, St. Clairsville, OH, Lois J. (Rob) Marshall, Indianhead, MD, Amy J. (Marty) Barnes, Bridgeport, OH; two brothers, Jim (Josie) Probst and Charlie (Shirley) Probst, both of Martins Ferry; six grandchildren, Zach and Matt Kinnick, Travis and Amanda Marshall, Kayla and Logan Barnes; several nieces and nephews.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Keller Funeral Home, 615 Hanover Street, Martins Ferry where friends will be received Friday 4-8 p.m.

Funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2012 with Rev. Barry Hall officiating.

Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens Pleasant Grove, OH.

Belmont Council of the V.F.W. will give military honors prior to the service.

Condolences to the family may be made by signing the guest book online at www.kellerfuneralhome. com.