Harry J. “Bus” Friend, 88 of Follansbee, WV passed away December 9, 2012 at Lifeline Hospital, Wintersville, OH. He was born May 31, 1924 in Washington, PA a son of the late Robert and Hannah (Friend) Kiger. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Dolores May Kinney Friend, a daughter Barbara Radvansky on November 8, 2011, and four sisters.
He was the owner of the H-J Friend Construction Co., he also was a Navy Veteran in World War II.
He was survived by a son Harry H. Friend Jr. of Arizona, a daughter Sharon (Carl) Roadman of Sanford, NC, four grandchildren, Lori (Shawn) Staten, Brian (Krista) Roadman, Harry Joseph Friend, III, and Jaime Radvansky and three great grandchildren, Damon Staten, Madison and Morgan Roadman.
There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 21st at the Mullenbach Funeral Home 669 Main St. Follansbee, WV at 2:00 P.M. and everyone is welcome to attend. Interment will follow in Franklin Cemetery in Wellsburg, WV. Full military honors will be conducted by the Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad.