Charles Travis

Charles William Travis, 61, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday July 8, 2014, at the Weirton Medical Center.

Born May 30, 1953, in Louisville, KY, Charles was a son of the late Paul T. and Hattie M. Pollom Travis.

He was also preceded in death by his son, William Allan Travis, on May 31, 2004; and a sister, Barbara Travis.

An Air Force veteran, Charles retired from Weirton Steel after 28 years of service as a reel man in the Tin Mill Department. He volunteered his time as a Bell Ringer for the Weirton Salvation Army.

He was a member of Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church and the Holy Name Society.

He is survived by his son, Charles Michael and Kim Travis of Weirton, WV; his special friend, Alberta Chesney of Toronto, OH; his granddaughter, December Baldwin-Travis of Weirton, WV.

Visitation will be Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street, where funeral services will be held on Friday at noon.

Interment will follow at Saint Paul’s Cemetery, Weirton, WV, with military services conducted by American Legion Honor Guard.

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