Posted: Mon 12:24 PM, Mar 24, 2014
Funeral Home: Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Vienna
Robert D. Valentine, 80, of Vienna, WV went peacefully to be with our Lord on March 22, 2014, at Camden Clark Medical Center.
He was born May 28, 1933, in Wood County, a son to the late Earnest and Letha Deem Valentine.
Bob was a Navy veteran. He served during the Korean War. His naval ranking was P.O. 3rd Class. He served on the Naval Ships USS503 LST, USS1163 LST, USS APA239. Bob served in the Navy from 1952 to 1956. Bob retired from Consolidated Freightways trucking company.
Bob found the Lord May 17th, 1981. Bob was a chartered member of the Independent Baptist Church of Vienna WV.
He is survived by his wife, Betty (Campbell) Valentine of 58 years; son, Mike and Connie Valentine of Belpre, OH; daughter, Marchell and Chip Allman of Parkersburg, WV; daughter, Malinda and Mark Hoce of Parkersburg, WV; son, Mark and Mary Valentine of Ostrander, OH and 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; and brother, Richard and Shirley Valentine of S. Parkersburg, WV.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers and 6 sisters.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 25, 2-4pm and 6-8pm at Lambert Tatman in Vienna, WV. Funeral service will be at 11am on Wednesday, March 26 with Bob’s nephew, Pastor Leon Valentine officiating along with Pastor Bob May and Pastor Mike “The Sheriff” Elder with burial to follow at Reed-Fairview Memory Gardens off of Rt 339 in Belpre, OH.
Condolences may be sent online to the Valentine family at www.lamberttatman.com.