BRANT, David

BRANT, David Charles Sr., 76, of Martins Ferry, Ohio died Thursday, January 16, 2014 at Wheeling Hospital.

He was born July 15, 1937, in East Moline, Ill., a son to the late Robert James and Catherine (Jakey) Brant.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Virgil and Robert; and two sisters, Anne and Rose,

He is survived by his loving wife, Connie (McCormick) Brant of Martins Ferry, Ohio; seven children, Diane Johnson, David Brant Jr., Denise Schaffer, Darlene Bloedow, Mark Steepleton, Doug Steepleton, and Kelly Bolon; 13 grandchildren; and 13 great – grandchildren.

At David’s request, there will be no visitation.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the CARE Funeral Home, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville, W.Va.