James Brost

BROST, James Richard, 74, of Wheeling died Saturday, November, 10, 2012 in the Heartland-Lansing Nursing Home, Bridgeport, Ohio.

He was born September 7, 1938 in Wheeling, WV the son of the late Clarence and Hulda Lash Brost Sr.

He was a retired employee with Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel, a U.S. Army veteran and a Christian by faith.

Surviving are a son, Richard Brost of Wheeling, two daughters, Kristy West of Wheeling, Lori George and her husband Michael of Perrysburg, Ohio, a brother, Clarence “Bud” Brost Jr. of Wheeling, nine grandchildren, John Storm, Kayla Wood, Jennifer Wood, Amber Wood, McKenna McNickle, Alex West, Kimberly Gray, Alicia Gray and Charlie Brost, eight great-grandchildren.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Kepner Funeral Home-Burke Chapel, 2101 Warwood Ave., Wheeling, (304) 277-2722.

Personal condolences may be made to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.