GAST, Robert P., Jr., 74, of Moundsville, WV, died Monday, September 2, 2013, in Wheeling Hospital Medical Park.
He was born January 17, 1939, in Wheeling, the son of the late Robert Peter, Sr. and LaVerne Schultz Gast.
He was a member of First Christian Church; co- owner of Gast Enterprises; a member of Moundsville Lion's Club, Marshall Union Lodge 8 AF&AM, Wheeling Osiris Shrine, and Royal Order of the Jesters; and was an Eagle Scout.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Joyce Hammond Gast; four children, Jeanne (John) Lee of London, England, Tim (Heidi) Gast of Moundsville, Peggy (John) Stipetich of Glen Dale, and Debbie Durbin of Moundsville; six grandchildren, Sarah, Ali, and Collin Stipetich, Jordan and Tristan Lee, and Zoey Gast; a sister, Linda (Bill) Fowler of Lake Placid, FL; a brother, Ray (Karen) Gast of Moundsville; a sister-in-law, Sandy (John) Murphy of Cameron, WV; and several nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends Thursday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville where funeral services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Wesley Howsare officiating.
Interment in Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville where Marshall Union Lodge 8 will conduct Masonic Graveside Services.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church, 1200 Third St., Moundsville, WV 26041.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.