Brian Leech

LEECH, Brian Robert, 33, of Wheeling passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Wheeling Hospital.

He was born on February 9, 1979 in Wheeling, the son of Pamela Kaye Norwood Leech and the late James Robert “Bob” Leech, who passed away on November 8, 2012.

Brian was a metal fabricator with American Metal Solutions in Wheeling. He was a member of the First Christian Church, Wheeling. Brian was president of Elm Grove Eagles Riders Aeries #1891, the patriot guard riders, American Legion Post #1 and the Snake Club.

Brian enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing cards, especially Eu’chre and poker. He was always the life of the party with a contagious laugh and infectious smile, a great husband, son, brother, uncle, grandson and loyal friend. Brian never met anyone who he couldn’t call a friend.

He is survived by his wife of six years, but were together for 12 years, Rend’ee Kathryn Caldwell Leech; his mother, Pamala Kaye Norwood Leech; a sister, Beth Ann Meszaros and her husband, John of Wintersville, Oh.; a nephew, Jeffrey Meszaros; nieces, Amber and Brianna Meszaros; his father-in-law, Jerry Caldwell and his wife, Cathy of Valley Grove; his mother-in-law, Charlene Caldwell of Claysville, Pa.; brother-in-law, Judd Caldwell and Audra of Claysville, Pa.; sister- in-law, Shelly Woods and her husband, Greg of Claysville, Pa.; grandfather-in-law, Frank Ramage of Claysville, Pa.; grandmother, Marjery Leech of Wheeling; several nieces and a gang of friends.

Friends will be received on Friday, November, 16, 2012 at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St. Wheeling, (304) 242-2311 from 3:30-9 p.m. where services will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 1 p.m. with Reverend Kenneth M. Hardway officiating. Interment will be in Mt. View Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Eagles Riders Aeries #1891, 2153 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003. Personal condolences may be offered to the family at