Obituaries for Chambers & James Funeral Home Obituary for Charles "Doug" David ScheetzCharles “Doug” David Scheetz, 56 of Follansbee, WV passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014 at his residence. Charles was born on October 3, 1957 in Steubenville, OH. He was the son of the late John “Jack” J. Sr. and Elizabeth “Betty” (Cousins) Scheetz. Charles was baptized Catholic. He worked in a slaughterhouse in Garden City, KS. In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his three brothers, John "Jack", Clifford “Skip”, and Thomas “Tom” Scheetz. Charles is survived by his two children, Charles David (Emilie) Dugan and Kristy Marie (Lee) Fierro, all of Las Vegas, NV, two grandson, Jacob Fierro and Gavin Dugan, two sisters, Patricia “Patty” Seders of Follansbee, WV and Linda (Linley) Frazier of Flushing, OH, a sister-in-law, Sharon Scheetz, a niece, Tammy Thompson, and five nephews, David (Melinda) Scheetz, John (Beth Anne) Scheetz III, Brian Seders, Christoph Scheetz and Dominic Scheetz, a companion, Tori (Ludwig) Hatala of Follansbee, WV and several great nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 3:00 PM until time of Funeral Service 6:00 PM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717, with Reverend Gene Sheppard, officiating. Following the Funeral Service, Charles will be cremated. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=96bf327254Obituary for Arline (Atkins) Chuchiak"Together Again" Arline (Atkins) Chuchiak, 90, of Short Creek, WV passed away on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater, FL with her beloved daughter Jean at her side. Arline was born August 3 1923 in Avella, PA. She was the daughter of the late John and Macie Olivia (Rakes) Atkins. Arline worked for many years in different jobs which included serving as the Postmaster for Short Creek, WV, and working at Pittsburgh International Airport Security. Arline was also heavily involved in local politics in the communities of Wheeling, Windsor Heights and Short Creek, WV in addition to remaining active in both county and state governments, playing a decisive role in organizing the campaign to save the Wheeling Suspension Bridge. Arline was a member of the Windsor Heights Church of God. Many will remember Arline forever in their hearts for her hard work in her community; but most of all for her love and dedication to her family. In addition to her parents, Arline was preceded in death by her devoted husband, John Chuchiak Jr.; two brothers, John (Pat) and Harry (Nancy) Atkins; and two sisters, Beatrice (Cal) Carter and Lorrine McCafferey. Arline is survived by a beloved daughter, Jean Campo of Clearwater, FL, with whom Arline resided for the past 10 years; Arline’s future son-in-law, Larry Mevoli of St. Petersburg, FL; Jean’s former husband, Bob Campo of Clearwater, FL; her dedicated son, John (Patricia) Chuchiak III of Rayland, OH; two caring grandsons, Dr. John F. (Argelia) Chuchiak IV of Springfield, MO; and Mark Jason Chuchiak of Brilliant, OH; a great grandson, Evan Michael Chuchiak; a step- great granddaughter, Mia Layman and a step-great grandson Luis Castro; a devoted companion, Paul Barnhart of Gulfport, FL; and numerous nieces, nephews, and dear friends all over the United States. Family and Friends will be received on Friday, April 11, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 PM and 6:00-9:00 PM and again on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 10:00 AM until time of the Funeral Service at 11:00 AM the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV (304) 737-3551, with Pastor Lori Williams officiating. Interment will follow at Independence Cemetery, in Independence, PA next to her husband, John. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=1e64326803Obituary for Drew T. HackettDrew T. Hackett, 24, of Bethany, WV passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014 in the dark glow of the moon in the beauty of nature. Drew was born on February 8, 1990 in Jacksonville, NC. He was the son of Danelle Hackett and the late Major Jeffrey Hackett. Drew traveled all over with his family due to his father being high ranking in the Marine Corp. He loved to travel and see the world. Drew looked up to his father so much and developed into a great young man that so many loved. When he was little, Drew dug a foxhole in the yard which was regulation size with the Marine Corp tool of his dad's with enlisting and recruiting the work of his brother. He graduated in 2008 from Burns High School, Burns, WY. Drew's belief system was Wiccan. He drew deep within his belief to find the peace of the world and to enjoy the beauty of one another. Drew also always was giver and protector to his friends, but most of all, his precious dear daughter, Sabrina. He worked at Perkins Restaurant as a cook, which he loved and so did the customers. All will remember Drew for his caring and devoted attitude toward all he met. Drew also wanted everyone to be happy and enjoy life. If he saw you down or sad, Drew would be there with a joke and laugh to make you smile. In addition to his father, Drew was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Leo and Louis Hackett, paternal great grandparents, material grandfather, Arthur Chambers, and material great grandfather, Robert Pyle. In addition to his mother, Drew is survived by his dear daughter, Sabrina Renae Hackett, three brothers, Nick (Brandy) Hackett, Arthur Hackett, Blake (Jessica) Hackett, a nephew, Lukas Hackett, a niece, Zoey Hackett, a maternal grandmother, Patricia Cervenak, a maternal great grandmother, Betty LeMasters, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Bethany Community Park, Bethany, WV come dressed in bright colored clothes with your best memorial of Drew. Cremation and Gathering under the direction and care of the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV. In Lieu of Flowers, family suggest memorial contributions be made to a trust that is set up to care for his daughter to donate please visit any WesBanco Branch in the Ohio Valley or mail to WesBanco, c/o Sabrina’s Trust Fund, 955 Main Street, Follansbee, WV 26037. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=140e326502Obituary for Teddy SixTeddy Six, 81, of Colliers, WV, passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at Weirton Geriatric Center, Weirton, WV. Teddy was born on March 6, 1933 in Weirton, WV. He was the son of the late Fred Sr. and Hannah (Cross) Six. Teddy was a plaster with different construction companies. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. In addition to his parents, Teddy was preceded in death by two sisters, Dolly Goyette and Blanche Turley and three brothers, Fred Jr. , Robert “Pete”, and Gilbert Six. Teddy is survived by a son, Teddy B. Mollohan, two brothers, Roy (Carol) Six of MA, Paul (Lori) Six of Virginia Beach, VA and numerous nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Sunday, April 6, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 PM and again on Monday, April 7, 2014 from 10:00 AM until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV with Pastor Brian Ortmann, officiating. Flag line and excort to Cemetery will be conducted by the WV Patriot Guard. Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery, Colliers, WV with military honors by the United States Army and Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=916e326172Obituary for Thomas BarnhartThomas Barnhart, 60, of Weirton, WV, passed away on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Weirton Medical Center, Weirton, WV. Thomas was born December 29, 1953 in West Virginia. He was the son of the Harold Richard and Donna Jean (Barnhart) Tingler. Thomas worked as a Truck Driver, ACE Cleaning and various grass cutting operations Thomas is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Lynn Barnhart of Steubenville, OH, two granddaughters, Breasia L. Barnhart of GA and Gensis Herrin of Steubenville, OH, two sisters, Brenda (Ray) Conley of Fredericksburg, VA and Peggy (John) Jackson of Steubenville, OH, a brother, Ronald Tingler of Steubenville, OH and several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Monday, March 31, 2014 from 6:00-7:00PM and again on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 from 9:00 until time of Funeral Service at 10:00 AM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717 with Pastor Lawrence Kimball, officiating. Interment will follow in St. John Cemetery, Colliers, WV. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=cd16325675Obituary for George L. GrimGeorge L. Grim, 81, of Youngstown, OH, formerly of Beech Bottom, WV, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Health Center, Youngstown, OH. George was born on November 29, 1932 in Greene County, PA. He was the son of the late George L. and Fern (Barnhart) Grim. George graduated from the former West Liberty State College with a Bachelor of Science. He worked as a consulting systems engineer at IBM. George served with a YN2 Rank during Peacetime in the United States Navy in the South Pacific aboard the USS Comstock (LSD-19). He was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Beech Bottom, WV, St. Charles Catholic Church, Boardman, OH, serving as a Lector and Usher, Association Systems Management-President 1972, Kiwanis Club of Boardman serving as Past President 2002 with Distinguished President Pin and LT. Governor Ohio District #21 in 2006-2007, Eagle Scout with a Silver Beaver Award and Bronze Pelican Religious Award serving on Advancement Committee and Commission for Whispering Pines District BSA, Junior Fair Board Advisor from 1999 to present, Canfield Fair Committee, Boardman Community Foundation Board Member from 2008, was Boardman Civic Association Citizen of the Year in 2010, and the coordinator for Boardman Memorial Day Parade and Services from 2000 to 2010. In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by his wife, Dolly F. (Kranske) Grim in 1999 and his sister, Carole Nadine Burkett. George is survived by his two sons, John L. (Teresa) Grim of Smyrna, GA and James E. Grim of University Heights, OH, two grandsons, Alexander James and Julian Nathaniel Grim, and sister, Martha Augustine of Beech Bottom, WV. Family and friends will be received on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 1:00-4:00 PM at the Lane Family Funeral Home, 8387 Tod Ave, Boardman, OH (330) 782-0222. The Kiwanis Club will have a special prayer service at 4:00 PM. Additional Visitation will occur in Wellsburg, WV on Monday from 10:30 AM until time of formal processional to Mass at 12:30 PM at the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV (304) 737-3551 Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Holy Family Catholic Church, Beech Bottom, WV with Father Dan Pisano, presiding. Interment will follow in Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Beech Bottom with Military Honors by the United States Navy and the Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Boy Scouts Greater Western Reserve Council, 4930 Enterprise Blvd, Warren, OH 44481. Coordination of all arrangements and transportation render by the Chambers Funeral Home, Wellsburg, WV. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=341e325544Obituary for Ernestine "Tina" (Hyre) CarpenterErnestine “Tina” (Hyre) Carpenter, 86, of Bluffton, SC , formerly of Wellsburg, WV, passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, Bloom of Bluffton under the care of Tidewater Hospice, Bluffton, SC. Tina was born August 3, 1927 in Frenchcreek, WV. She was the daughter of the late Hugh H. and Clara (Haynes) Hyre. Tina was a member of the Franklin United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and Franklin Women’s Club. In addition to her parents, Tina was preceded in death by her husband, Rex O. Carpenter, a daughter, Judith, four sisters, Mary M. Hyre, Dorothy Orndoff, Gladys Underwood, and Zola Smith and a brother, John M. Hyre. Tina is survived by two daughters, Linda (Donald) Conaway, Bluffton, SC and Cynthia (Christopher) Pyle of Warner Robins, GA, three grandsons, two step granddaughters, two great grandsons, four step-great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Tina was a loving wife and mother/grandmother and loyal friend to all who met her. She served her church family and community in many ways and gave of her time and talents generously. She was quick to give a hug, smile and engage others to join her in mischief. She left behind many outside of her family from all walks of life who call her their "Second Mom" or "My Nana". She will leave behind many spirits enriched by knowing her, but hearts that will be broken by her absence. Family and friends will be received on Sunday, March 30, 2014 from 1:00 until time of Celebration of Life at 2:00 PM at Franklin United Methodist Church, 1231 Washington Pike, Wellsburg, WV with Donald Conaway, Son-in-Law, Officiating. Interment will follow in Franklin Cemetery, Wellsburg, WV. Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV (304)737-3551. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Franklin Women’s Club or Methodist Educational Fund. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=5212325351Obituary for Helen (Andreozzi) GaudioHelen (Andreozzi) Gaudio, 89, of Follansbee, WV passed away on Monday, March 17, 2014 at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV. Helen was on born April 10, 1924 in Follansbee, WV. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Concetta (Marcogliese) Andreozzi. Helen was a dedicated member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Follansbee, WV, where she served on Altar and Rosary Society and former member of parish council and the choir. In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Gaudio, three brothers, Paul, Dom, and Elmer Andreozzi and two sisters, Mary Ormsby and Albena Karnage. Helen is survived by two children, Paul (Kelly) Gaudio of Wheeling, WV and Patti (Frank) Briggs, Lakeland, FL, five grandchildren, Jodi, Frank Jr., Wendy, Kim and Chris, seven great grandchildren, Joey, Hunter, David, Mandi, Adam, Marissa, and Zach, a great great granddaughter, Aynlee, two step grandchildren, Jessica and Rebecca, a sister, Gearldine Taibi of Follansbee, WV and several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 PM with Vigil Service at 7:30 PM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304)527-1717, where funeral will commence on Friday, March 21, 2014 at 9:00 AM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 21, 2014 at 10:00 AM at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 1017 Jefferson Street, Follansbee, WV with Msgr. Paul Hudock, presiding. Interment will follow at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=46dd324686Obituary for Virginia Ruth (Mace) Wright SkinnerVirginia Ruth (Mace) Wright Skinner, 81, of Follansbee, WV passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Trinity West Hospital, Steubenville, OH. Virginia was born on March 28, 1932 Leatherbark, WV. She was the daughter of the late Ezekiel and Elma G. (Carpenter) Mace. Virginia was a dedicated member at the First Church of God, Wellsburg, WV and a life member of Christian Women Connection. She retired as a Housekeeper from the former Ohio Valley Hospital, Steubenville, OH. In addition to her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Skinner, a daughter, Donna Rae Cross in 2013, a brother, Jack Mace, and a sister, Elaine Chandler. Virginia is survived by her two daughters, Debby (David) Smith of Follansbee, WV and Kathy (Robert) Bone of Wellsburg, WV, nine grandchildren, Marci Hughes, Jolie Knoyer, Benjamin Smith, Jessica Miller, Leah Ciminel, Brian Cross, Jennifer Jones, Amanda Schey, and Robin Stevey, 18 great grandchildren, a brother, Fred (Judy) Mace of Spencer, WV and several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 PM and again on Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 10:00 until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304)527-1717, with Pastor James Seabright, Officiating. Interment will follow in Sugar Grove Cemetery, Toronto, OH. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=bc2f324569Obituary for Kathryn (Scivinsky) SveticKathryn (Scivinsky) Svetic, 93, of Beech Bottom, WV passed away on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV. Kathryn was born on March 3, 1921 in McKinleyville, WV. She was the daughter of the late Harry and Mary (Spichak) Scivinsky. Kathryn was a homemaker and a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Beech Bottom, WV. In addition to her parents, Kathryn was preceded in death by her husband, Marko Svetic, a son, James Allen Svetic, five brothers, Frank, Andrew, Steve, Harry, and Paul Scivinsky, and nine sisters, Anna Smith, Helen Garnick, Julia Cronin, Mary Scivinsky, Mary Coss, Evelyn Faulker, Elizabeth Sullivan, Ester Osetek, and Pauline Scivinsky. Kathryn is survived by her two children, Mark (Cecilia) Svetic of Dyer, IN and Sharon (Joe) Marchlenski of Wheeling, WV, a granddaughter, Melinda Grzych of Schererville, IN, two great grandchildren, Lauren and Matthew Grzych, and numerous nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Sunday, March 16, 2014 from 4:00-7:00 PM and again on Monday, March 17, 2014 from 9:00 until time of Liturgy of the Word at 10:00 AM the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV (304) 737-3551 with Msgr. Paul Hudock, Officating. Interment will follow at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Beech Bottom, WV. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=450f324127