KOHER, Dennis Edward

KOHER, Dennis Edward, 57 of Bridgeport, Ohio, died Friday, February 15, 2013, at his home.

He was born November 15, 1955, in Steubenville, Ohio, a son of Dorothy Ann Everett Koher and the late William Edward “Ed” Koher.

Dennis was a heavy equipment operator working out of Operating Engineers Local 18. He was currently employed by James White Construction of Weirton, WV, and was a member of the Lansing Sportsman’s Club.

He loved his job as a bulldozer operator, his cars and antique tractors.

In addition his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Koher.

Surviving in addition to his mother of St. Clairsville are a son, Dennis Edward (Christy) Koher, Jr. of Canton, Ohio; a brother, David (Barbara) Koher of Kentucky; a sister, Dara (Bill) Koher Davis of St. Clairsville; two grandchildren, Jocelyn and October Koher; nephews, Zac and Neal Davis.

Dennis will be sadly missed by his family, many friends and cousins.

Friends will be received at Toothman Funeral Home in St. Clairsville on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. where services will be held on Thursday at 10 a.m. with William Hutchison officiating.

Burial will follow in Beeler Station Cemetery, Beeler Station, WV.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wolfhurst Fire Department, P.O. Box 387, Lansing, OH 43934.