George Sheba, 81, of Powhatan Point, OH, was welcomed into the arms of his savior March 1, 2018.

George was born June 20, 1936, in Bellaire, OH, a son of the late Joseph and Mary (Moraviz) Sheba.

He was retired from the former Ferro Alloy Corporation and was a Catholic by faith. He devoted his life to taking care of his parents and farming the family farm.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, John and Joe Sheba; and three sisters, Honey Staso, Ann Schuster, and Margaret Myers.

Surviving is his sister-in-law, Hazel Sheba of Jacobsburg, OH; and several nieces and nephews.

He will be sadly missed by his nieces and caregivers, Mary Beth Tennant, and Joanne Ewing, both of Powhatan Point, OH.

Family and friends will be received on Monday from 3-7 p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 186 Main St., Powhatan Point, OH.

Funeral liturgy with mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Powhatan Point, OH, with Fr. Samuel Saprano officiating.

Interment follows at Powhatan Cemetery, Powhatan Point, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Powhatan Senior Center or the Powhatan Library by going to

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