John E. Hurd 91, of Bellaire, Ohio died July 22, 2016 at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling WV.
John was born February 10, 1925 in Bellaire Ohio, a son of the late Harold and Blanche M. Workman Hurd.
He was retired from Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Yorkville Mill, a member of the Bellaire Christian Church, Disciples of Christ where he was Elder Emeritus. He was an avid fisherman.
Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, was a brother, James Hurd.
Surviving is his wife of 70 years, Harriett E. Williams Hurd, two daughters, Louise McCracken of Bellaire, OH and Peggy (John) Byles of Belmont, OH, two sisters, Clara Kelly of Moundsville, WV and Rosemary Tottka of Bellaire, OH, 4 grandchildren; Candi McCracken, Cindy Smith, Jonathan Byles and Carolyn Byles, 4 great grandchildren; Anthony Byles, Seth Reed, Andrew Reed and Emily Byles.
Family and friends will be received Monday 2-4pm & 6-8 pm at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 441 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio where Funeral services will be held at 11am Tuesday with Pastor Jerry Garloch officiating.
Burial follows in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bellaire Christian Church @TMCFunding.com.
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Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com.