TIMKO, Michael D. “Kubba”

TIMKO, Michael D. “Kubba”, 68, of St. Clairsville, formerly of Martins Ferry and Barton, died Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Heartland Manor of Bridgeport.

He was born June 12, 1944 in Martins Ferry, a son of the late Michael S. and Catherine (Kutchmyer) Timko.

He was a retired employee of the Yorkville Plant of Wheeling- Pittsburgh Steel, a US Army Veteran in Vietnam, a member of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church Barton, the American Legion No. 38 Martins Ferry, a life time member of Barnesville VFW Post No. 2792, and the Barton Fire Department.

Mike is survived by his niece, Andrea (Tim) Criswell of Barton, and a nephew, Zachary (Heidi) Ross of St. Clairsville, who were also his godchildren; a niece, Tori Jackson and nephew, Ty Timko both of St. Clairsville; a brother, John S. “Mugga” Timko of Barton; sisters, Anna K. Timko and Barb (Jeff) Ross both of Barton, and Jean (Ralph) Kyanko of Vermilion, Ohio; two great- nieces, Madison Criswell, and Mia Ross; a great- nephew, Shane Jackson; and a special friend, Carolyn Gereg.

According to Mike’s wishes there will be no visitation. Friends and family are invited to a graveside service on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Nicholas Cemetery, Barton with Fr. Michael Kabel officiating. Full military services will be held by the Honor Guard of the Belmont County VFW.

Memorial contributions may be made in Mike’s honor to Andrea Criswell at PO Box 641 Barton, OH 43905. Andrea will pick a charity in Mike’s honor.

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