TWEEDLIE, Robert Leo, 73, of Benwood, WV, died Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at home.
He was born May 2, 1940, in Moundsville, WV, a son of the late Thomas L. and Carmen Smally Tweedlie.
He was a retired employee of Boury, Inc., a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member of St. John Catholic Church, Benwood.
Surviving are two sons, Robert L. (Geny) Tweedlie, Jr. of Alexandria, VA, and Thomas L. Tweedlie of Parkersburg, WV; three daughters, Rebecca Lynn Creel of Fredricksburg, VA, Linda Sue (Alf) Johnson of Moundsville and Mary Ann Tweedlie of Nashville, TN; four brothers, John T. (Honey) Tweedlie of Goldsboro, NC, Fredrick F. Tweedlie of Concord, NC, Joseph M. (Rosetta) Tweedlie of Benwood and Patrick M. (JoEllen) Tweedlie of Wheeling; three sisters, Catherine (James) Carney of Warren, OH, Carol Ann Menear of Chicago, IL and Isabella Tweedlie of Wheeling; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall St., McMechen, WV.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, February 17, 2014, at St. John Catholic Church, Benwood, with Rev. Bekeh Utietiang as celebrant.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.altmeyer.com.