Alfred Owen

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; stepdaughter, Joann Cheffy of Barnesville, OH; three step-grandchildren, Becky Hannahs of Barnesville, OH, Melinda Bennett, New Albany, OH, Melissa Doan of Barnesville, OH; eight stepgreat-grandchildren; and 10 stepgreat- 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 St., 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 St., Follansbee, WV, with Msgr. Paul Hudock, presiding.

Interment will follow in Crestview Cemetery, Barnesville, OH

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