HUGHES, Freda V.

HUGHES, Freda V., 95, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, formerly of Bellaire, Ohio, died Sunday, July 14, 2013 at the Belmont Manor in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

She was born December 18, 2013 in Wheeling, West Virginia, a daughter of the late Michael and Michelene Bie Plecha.

Freda was a retired homemaker, a member of the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire, Ohio and the Catholic Women’s Club.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Padrig Hughes, on June 12, 2007; and two brothers, Walter and Bernard Plecha.

Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Mary Ellen Hughes of Bridgeport, Ohio; one brother, Casmir Plecha of Brunswick, Ohio; and one sister, Violet O’Grady of Ft. Pierce, Florida. Also two grandsons, Adam (Tracie) Hughes of Shadyside, Ohio and Joseph (Beth) Hughes of Wheeling, West Virginia; five great- grandchildren, Tenley, Talon, Tyce, Campbell and Reagan; and several nieces and nephews Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, 441 37th St., Bellaire, Ohio on Thursday from 9-10:45 a.m. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. at the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire, Ohio with Fr. Daniel Heusel, officiating. Interment in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.

Memorial Masses may be made in Freda’s memory at the church of the donor’s choice.

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