Robert Harbin

Robert L. Harbin, 75, of Follansbee, WV, passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Valley Hospice Care Center North, Steubenville, OH.

Robert was born on September 13, 1938, in Carnegie, PA. He was the son of the late Walter and Margaret (Forester) Harbin.

Robert served in the United States Army. He was a member of the Colliers United Methodist Church. He worked at Weirton Steel Corp. as an electrician.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his four brothers, Chuck, Buck, Dave, and Bill Harbin.

Robert is survived by his four children, Denise (Lawrence) Herstine of Weirton, WV, Tracy Goff of Weirton, WV, Robert W. Harbin of Follansbee, WV, and Joseph Harbin of Wellsburg, WV; 11 grandchildren, Jeffery, Shawn and Nicole Long, Brittany Pulice, Morgan and Logan Goff, Tylor Carr, and Lilly, Kennedy, Austin and Madison Harbin; three great- grand children, Destiny, Garrett and Kailub; a sister, Audrey Mills of Colliers, WV, and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Friday, July 11, 2014, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and again on Saturday, July 12, 2014, from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 10 a.m. at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717 with Reverend Don Stingenbauer, officiating.

Interment will follow in St. John Cemetery, Colliers, WV, with military honors by the WV Army National Guard and Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad.

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