BAIN, Richard A. Sr., 73, of Weirton, WV, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 at home. He was born March 19, 1939, in Colliers, WV, the son of the late John and Hester Cagnon Bain.
He was also preceded in death by his wife, Hilda Lowe Bain on Jan. 19, 2012; sister, Faye Baker; and brother, Kenneth Bain.
Dick was a member of Colliers United Methodist Church, where he was also active with the United Methodist Men. He served his country in the United States Navy. He also was a member of Weirton Lodge No. 171 A.F.&A.M., Osiris Shriners and the legion of honor, Northern Panhandle Shrine Club, Wellsburg Elks Lodge No. 1553, Weirton Moose Lodge No. 688, American Legion Post No. 0200, 25 year club of Weirton Steel, and a 1957 graduate of Follansbee High School. He retired in 1996 from Weirton Steel Corp. as a pump repairman in the turbo repair with 32 years of employment.
Surviving are his daughter, Betsy Tornes (Lou) of Marietta, OH; sons, Rick Bain (Lisa) of Wellsburg, WV, Scott Bain (Bobbi) of Follansbee, WV; eight grandchildren; brother, Harry Bain (Vernice) of Follansbee, WV; sisters, Betty Lieb of Allison Park, PA, Vivian Hall (Noil) of Beech Bottom, WV.
Visitation will be at the Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Additional visitation will be held at the Colliers United Methodist Church, Colliers, WV on Saturday November 24, 2012, from 10 until the funeral at 11 a.m. Pastor Lori Jones will preside. Burial will be in St. Johns Cemetery, Colliers, WV.