Carl Finney

FINNEY, Carl A., 74, of 331 Guilford Ave., Woodsfield, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013, in Woodsfield, Ohio.

He was born in Yorkville, Ohio, on May 28, 1938, a son of the late Bernard and Hilda Fry Finney.

Carl was a graduate of Yorkville High School, Yorkville, Ohio. He was a retired mine foreman for American Electric Power and North American Coal Company; a former meat cutter at Riesbeck’s Food Markets Inc., Woodsfield, Ohio; a member of the First United Methodist Church, Woodsfield, Ohio; a United States Army veteran; and a member of Monroe Lodge #189, F. & A.M., Woodsfield, Ohio.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Birdie D. Carducci Finney, on February 11, 2009; a brother, Herbert Finney; and a sister, Ruth Ullom.

Surviving are twin daughters Lori (Tony) Fuller of Dublin, Ohio, and Lisa (Doug) Hartshorn of Newark, Ohio; one son, Greg (Vanessa) Finney of West Haven, Utah; one sister, Sharon Leeper of Eaton, Ohio; seven grandchildren: Taylor and Seth Fuller, Grace and Jaclyn Hartshorn, Nicole and Christopher Finney and Ashley (Dale) Krall; one great-grandson, Lukas Krall; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Watters Funeral Home, 37501 State Route 78 West, Woodsfield, Ohio, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, where funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday with Pastor David Hull-Frye officiating. Burial will follow in the Oaklawn Cemetery, Woodsfield, Ohio.

Masonic services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.