OWEN, Alfred

OWEN, Alfred H., 91, of Follansbee, WV, formerly of St. Clairsville, OH, passed away on Friday, January 31, 2014 at Golden Oaks, Follansbee, WV.

Alfred was born on November 14, 1922 in St. Louis.

Alfred was Catholic by faith. He worked in the Post Office and enjoy is pastime of dancing.

Alfred was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Norma Owen.

Alfred is survived by his devoted companion and dance partner, Eileen Gogol of Follansbee, WV; step-daughter, Joann Cheffy of Barnesville, OH; three step-grandchildren, Becky Hannahs of Barnesville, OH, Melinda Bennett, New Albany, OH, Melissa Doan of Barnesville, OH; eight step-great-grandchildren; and 10 step-great-great- grandchildren.

Family and friends will be received on Sunday, February 2, 2014 from 2-3 p.m. at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV, where funeral will commence on Monday, February 3, 2014 at 9 a.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, February 3, 2014 at 10 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 1017 Jefferson Street, Follansbee, WV with Msgr. Paul Hudock, presiding.

Interment will follow in Crestview Cemetery, Barnesville, OH

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