Brian Robert Leech
He was born February 9, 1979, in Wheeling, a son of Pamela Kaye Norwood Leech and the late James Robert “Bob” Leech, who passed away November 8, 2012.
Mr. Leech was a metal fabricator with American Metal Solutions in Wheeling.
He was a member of First Christian Church, Wheeling.
Mr. Leech was president of Elm Grove Eagles Riders Aeries 1891, the Patriot Guard Riders, American Legion Post 1 and the Snake Club.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing cards, especially euchre and poker. He was always the life of the party with a contagious laugh and infectious smile, and a great husband, son, brother, uncle, grandson and loyal friend. Mr. Leech never met anyone he couldn’t call a friend.
Surviving are his wife of six years – they were together for 12 years – Rend’ee Kathryn Caldwell Leech; his mother, Pamala Kaye Norwood Leech; a sister, Beth Ann Meszaros and husband John of Wintersville, Ohio; a nephew, Jeffrey Meszaros; nieces Amber and Brianna Meszaros; his father-in-law, Jerry Caldwell and wife Cathy of Valley Grove; his mother-in-law, Charlene Caldwell of Claysville; a brother-in-law, Judd Caldwell and Audra of Claysville; a sister-in-law, Shelly Woods and husband Greg of Claysville; a grandfather-in-law, Frank Ramage of Claysville; a grandmother, Marjery Leech of Wheeling; several nieces; and a gang of friends.
Friends will be received from 3:30 to 9 p.m. Friday at Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Wheeling, 304-242-2311, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, November 17, with the Rev. Meade Lacock and the Rev. Kenneth M. Hardway officiating. Interment will be in Mt. View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Eagles Riders Aeries 1891, 2153 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003. Personal condolences may be offered to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.
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