Jimmie R. Eynon
Jimmie R. Eynon, 77, of Bergholz passed away Monday April 5, 2010, at Valley Hospice North in Steubenville.
Born Feb. 21, 1933, in Bergholz, he was a son of the late Daniel and Dorothy Jane (Reese) Eynon.
He retired as a coal miner from Y&O Coal Mine Nelms #1 and was a member of the United Mine Workers Association. He served in the US Marine Corps and was stationed in Korea during wartime. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 442, Steubenville.
He is survived by his wife of over 53 years, Patricia Valerio Enynon, whom he married Aug. 25, 1956; three daughters, Dottie (Brian) Medley of Bloomingdale, Peggy Jo Starn (Myles Londergan) of Amsterdam, and Pattiann (Jim) Gordon of Virginia Beach, VA; a sister, Rosemary Green of Bergholz; eight grandchildren, Erin Griffith, Justin Higgins, Jamie Starn, Darci Starn, Michael Taczak, Jayme Gordon, Daniel Gordon and Roni Gordon and five great grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday in Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 258 Second St., Bergholz with full military honors by Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad. Friends may call Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Bergholz Cemetery at a later date. Condolences may be sent online at www.everhart-bovefuneralhomes.com.