William J. Taitt

William J. “Bill” Taitt, 61, of Belpre, passed away Feb. 25, 2013, at his residence.

He was born Dec. 6, 1951, in Parkersburg, W.Va., a son of the late Billy Joe and Cleta Stanley Taitt.

He was a 1971 graduate of Parkersburg South High School and was retired from O’Ames. He loved woodworking and gardening. Bill never met a stranger.

Bill is survived by his wife, Debbie Crouser Taitt; a daughter, Catrina Beanard (Stephen) of Vienna, W.Va.; a sister, Brenda K. Eakins (Ed) of Little Hocking, Ohio; three brothers, James M. Taitt (Joyce) of Pittsburgh, Pa., Robert E. Taitt of Little Hocking, Ohio, and David Taitt of Vincent, Ohio; a granddaughter, Madeline Beanard of Vienna, W.Va.; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 1305 Washington Blvd., Belpre, Ohio, with Chaplain Dave Kaufman officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Memorial Gardens, Route 339. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

An online guestbook for condolences is available at www.lamberttatman.com