Robert J. “Bob” Bennington, 76 of Bellaire, Ohio died Monday, January 30, 2017 at the Belmont Community Hospital in Bellaire, Ohio.
Bob was born September 2, 1940 in Bellaire, Ohio a son of Elizabeth Jeffers Bennington and the late Homer Bennington.
He was a retired electrician for the former Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation’s Mingo and Steubenville North Mills and a former employee of American Electric Power. Bob was a member of the Bellaire Presbyterian Church and a US Navy veteran.
Bob enjoyed the outdoors, especially fishing, hunting and bird watching and crossword puzzles. But he mostly loved to be with his family.
Surviving in addition to his mother, Elizabeth Bennington of Bellaire, Ohio are his wife, Susan Ice Bennington, three children, Robert (Chrisy) Bennington of Lexington, Ohio, Chuck (Shanna) Bennington of Bellaire, Ohio and Beth Ann (Nelson) Rogers of Clarkston, Michigan, his sister, Patricia (Jerry) Garloch of Bellaire, Ohio and his brother, Donald (Shirley) Bennington of Bellaire, Ohio. Also ten grandchildren, Emily, Justin, Connor, Sarah, Colson, Keedan, Grayson, Alex (Ashley), Nathan and Andrew and two great grandchildren, Nicholas and Lynnae.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Friday from 4 to 8 pm where services will be held on Saturday at 11 am with Pastor Christina Kestner and Pastor Jerry Garloch officiating. Interment in the Greenwood Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio with Full Military Honors conducted by the Belmont County Veterans Association.
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