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Obituaries

July 15, 2014

Robert “Bear” Butler

Robert “Bear” Butler, 57, of Robinson Run Community, died Monday (July 14, 2014) at his residence. He was born June 30, 1957, in Charleston, a son of Ronald Lee Butler of Fairmont and Jo Ann Hautem Butler of Morgantown. He is survived by his wife, Charla M. Butler of Robinson Run Community.

He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Lyndsay Butler of Monongah; two brothers, Brian Butler of Charleston and Brooks Butler of Morgantown; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Mitzi Butler of Morgantown, and Merlene and Bill Shoemaker of Morgantown; and four grandsons Reece, Shaye, Hudson and Finley Butler, all of Monongah.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Frazier.

Bear was a former iron worker for Vanco Co. of Fairmont and worked as a welder. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding his Harley Davidson. He loved to be with his wife, son and grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the Ford Funeral Home, DeGarmo Chapel, 207 Second St., Rivesville, Wednesday from 1-7 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Stanley Merrifield officiating. A private committal service will follow at a later time. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.FORDFUNERALHOMES.com

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