ANTOSZ, Alexander J. “Alex”

ANTOSZ, Alexander J. “Alex,” 86, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Tuesday, February 25, 2014, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry.

He was born October 28, 1927, a son of the late John and Catherine (Telesz) Antosz.

Alex retired from the Yorkville Plant of Wheeling- Pittsburgh Steel and was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Martins Ferry.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Adolph and Anthony Antosz; and sisters, Jenny Mason, Blanch Zalipski, Mildred Watson and Lottie Antosz.

Surviving are his wife, Vivian M. (Harrison) Antosz; his sons, John M. Antosz of Martins Ferry and William (Margaret) Antosz of Colonial Beach, VA; his grandsons, William Antosz, II and Marc Antosz; brother- in-law, Harry Mason; and several nieces and nephews including Jeff Harrison and Tom (Pat) Harrison.

Friends will be received at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH, Thursday, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where services will be held Friday, February 28, 2014, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Phillip Van Dam officiating.

Burial follows in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to: St. John’s Lutheran Church, 40 N. Fourth St., Martins Ferry, OH 43935.

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