Larry Louis Gorshe, 62, of Wheeling, West Virginia formerly of Bellaire, Ohio died Thursday February 21, 2008 in Bellaire, Ohio.
He was born February 16, 1946 in Bellaire, Ohio a son of the late Louis and Mary Greenwood Gorshe.
Larry was a retired Coal Miner with the North American Coal Corporation’s Number 4 Mine, a member of the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire, Ohio and the UMWA Local 1785.
Larry was an avid music lover and leader of the former Cutaways Band, including members, Bill, Gary and Bob.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Hanna Lynn Gorshe.
Surviving are his wife, Marva Lynn Colvin Gorshe, daughter, Marnie Gorshe in Georgia, son, Cory Gorshe of Bellaire, Ohio, stepdaughters, Dawn Linn Gilbert and Shannon Gilbert both of Bellaire, Ohio and Kelly Gilbert of Columbus, Ohio, four sisters, Helen Mae Gorshe of Masontown, Pennsylvania, Joyce Frank Ferrel and Brenda Dodds both of Bellaire, Ohio and Diane Ray Arigoni of Flushing, Ohio and a brother, Steve Gorshe of Bellaire, Ohio. Also eight grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Sunday from 12:00 oclock noon to 8 pm.
Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 9 am at the St. John Catholic Church 415 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio with Msgr. Gene W. Mullett, the Celebrant. Interment in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.
Vigil services will be held on Sunday at 12:30 pm at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society 870 Michigan Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43215 or the Bellaire Touchdown Club P.O. Box 234 Bellaire, Ohio 43906.
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