John Eugene Pugh, 86 of Powhatan Point, Ohio died Saturday January 20, 2018 at his home with his family around him.
He was born June 9, 1931 in Powhatan Point, Ohio a son of the late John C.Pugh and Stella M. (Mullet) Pugh Kettlewell.
John was a retired guard from Ormet Corporation where he served as union president for many years. He was protestant by faith and a U.S. Air Force Veteran. He was former Fire Chief of the Powhatan Volunteer Fire Department., and a member of the Osiris Shrine of Wheeling.
In addition to his parents, a sister Phyllis R Cattabiani, and a stepfather, Russell C. Kettlewell, preceded him in death.
John is survived by his wife Agnes (Prystasz) Pugh of Powhatan Point, OH; three sons, Cliff (Keith) Pugh of Washington, PA, David (Kim) Pugh of Powhatan Point, OH and Edward (Angie) Pugh of Scott Depot, WV.
In addition he is survived by four grandchildren, Lauren (Josh) Potts of Columbus, OH, Dallas (Britney) Pugh of Steubenville, OH, Vanessa (Lance) Ervin and Tori (Warren) Pugh of Scott Depot,WV along with three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Family and Friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main St. Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942 on Monday January 22, 2018 from 2 until 8 pm and Tuesday January 23, from 10 am until time of funeral service at 11 am with Pastor Michelle Lucarelli officiating.
Burial will follow at Powhatan Cemetery where full military honors will be conferred by the Belmont County Veterans Association.
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