WELLSVILLE - Victor S. Hargreaves, 89 of Wellsville, Ohio died Thursday, November 22, 2012 at St. Mary's Alzheimer Center in Columbiana, Ohio following a lengthy illness. He was born in East Liverpool, Ohio on December 30, 1922 and was a son of the late Earl S. and Maude (Bownsword) Hargreaves.
Living his entire life in this area, he worked as a steel pourer at the former Crucible Steel Mill before his retirement in 1981 after 41 years. Mr. Hargreaves was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving on the USS Natch during World War II.
Victor loved to hunt and golf. He was a devoted fan of the Cleveland Browns and New York Yankees. Most of all he loved any excuse to be with his family.
His wife, Delores M. (Smith) Hargreaves, whom he married on July 25, 1941, survives him at home.
Also surviving him are two sons, Robert Leroy Hargreaves of Hanoverton, Ohio, and Michael Allen Hargreaves and his wife, Vicky, of Vienna, Ohio as well as two grandchildren, Renee Myers and her husband Steve, of Hanoverton and Ryan Hargreaves and his wife, Katya, of Lisbon.
Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by his daughter: Peggy Hargreaves, a son, Victor "Skip" Hargreaves Jr. and one granddaughter, Jennifer Hargreaves, one Great Grandson, Ryan M. Hargreaves Jr., two brothers, Roy Hargreaves and Edwin Hargreaves and four sisters, Marcella Brooks, Ruth Deem, Pearl Mason, and Alice Burbick.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Dale Sutton of First United Methodist Church officiating.
Burial will be in United Presbyterian Cemetery in Calcutta with Tri-State Burial Group conducting military honors.
The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home in Calcutta on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.
Family and friends may view this obituary or send condolences online at www.altmeyer.com