JOHN GALAVICH, JR, 74, of Powhatan Point, died Friday, September 4, 2009 in the Westwood Landing Assisted Living, Woodsfield, OH.
He was born May 17, 1935 in Bellaire, a son of the late John and Isabelle Burian Galavich.
John was retired from Ormet Corp., was a member of the Osiris Shrine, Powhatan Indian Patrol, White Shrine of Jerusalem, Eastern Star, DAV of Bellaire, Masons, St. John United Church of Christ and was a Navy veteran.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by a brother Sanford Galavich.
Surviving is his wife, Carol Kriechbaum Galavich, 2 children, Darlene Price and her husband Jeff of Shadyside, Dennis Galavich of Columbus, a sister Myrtle Frankovich and her husband Dave, of Bridgeport, OH, and 2 grandchildren; Kayla and Megan Price.
Friends will be received on Monday, September 7, from 2-4&6-8pm at the Bauknecht Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 186 Main Street, Powhatan Point, OH.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 8, at St. John United Church of Christ, German Ridge, at 11:00am with Rev. Carla Wobschall officiating.
Interment will follow in Powhatan Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John United Church of Christ.
Online condolences may be extended to the family at altmeyer.com