Arthur D. “Bud” Piatt, Jr. 84 of Bellaire, Ohio died Sunday, February 8, 2015 at the Park Health Center in St. Clairsville, Ohio.
He was born December 18, 1930 in Shadyside, Ohio a son of the late Arthur D. and Lyda Boles Piatt.
Bud was a retired lineman with the American Electric Power Company, a member of the South Bellaire United Methodist Church, Ionic Lodge 438 F & AM, VFW Post 626 and American Legion Post 52 all of Bellaire, Ohio.
Bud’s family would like to thank the Park Health Center’s staff and the Schiffler Cancer Center’s staff for the excellent care and attention given to Bud during his recent illness.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Doris M. Oliver Piatt on January 22, 2007, one sister, Lyda Eileen Hoffman and one brother, Roger D. Piatt.
Surviving are his children, Arthur “Buddy” Nancy Piatt, III of St. Clairsville, Ohio, John Glenna Piatt of Kuna, Idaho, Dan Kelly Piatt of Belmont, Ohio, Sharon Vernon Johnson of Morgantown, West Virginia and Barbara John Repan of Phoenix, Arizona, one brother, James B. Piatt, Sr. of Bellaire, Ohio and two sisters, Diane Dave Weaver and Patricia Warner both of Barberton, Ohio. Also eleven grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm and on Friday at the South Bellaire United Methodist Church from 10 am until time of services at 11 am with Pastor James Lish officiating. Interment in the Davis Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio at the convenience of the family.
Masonic services will be conducted on Thursday at 7 pm in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the South Bellaire United Methodist Church 2298 Belmont Street Bellaire, Ohio 43906.
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