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John Richard Green

July 18, 1951 - August 11, 2017

The precious one from us is gone. A voice we loved is stilled. A place is vacant in our hearts, which can never be filled.

Mr. John Richard Green was born July 18, 1951 in Bellaire, Ohio.

He was a graduate of Wheeling High School. John was a lifelong resident of Bellaire and was an Amateur Radio enthusiast for many years. He was an avid golfer, motorcycle rider and highly skilled musician and singer. In his early years he accepted Christ as a former member of St. Matthews Episcopal Church, Wheeling, WV where he served as an acolyte.

He was preceded in death by his father John K. Green Jr. his mother Candace V. Stargen and his sister Myra Kaye and several other family members. He leaves behind to cherish his memories his daughter Chianti (Larry) Bumgardner of Belmont, Ohio and a son Richard Wise Sr. of Columbus, Ohio.

In addition he is survived by his brothers, Larrie D. Green Sr. of Columbus, Ohio, Rodger E. (April) Green of Columbus, Ohio, Rev. Dr. Kenneth S. Green Sr. of Brunswick, Georgia and Eric D Tibbs Sr. of Steubenville, Ohio. He also leaves to cherish several nieces and nephews and grandchildren.

Family and friends will be received on Wednesday August 16, 2017 from 6 until 8 pm at the Bauknecht Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory. 441, 37th street Bellaire, Ohio 43906.

Funeral service will be held on Thursday August 17 at one pm at the Tree of Life Apostolic Church FWC in Martins Ferry, Ohio with Rev. Kenneth S. Green officiating, Elder James Agnew presiding.

Final disposition will be held at the convenience of the family.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, Bellaire Chapel

441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906

Service Information

Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm


Tree of Life Church

801 Virginia Street
Martins Ferry, OH

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