Hugh “Bub” Garland Leach, of Point Pleasant, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital, after battling a long illness. He was born in Point Pleasant, on April 9, 1943, a son to the late Hugh Leach and Betty Robbins Leach. He was retired from Hartley Marine Corp., and a man of many trades.
He is preceded in death, besides his parents, by his brothers, Rusty and Mike Leach; sister, Nancy Love; and a son, Shawn.
He is survived by two sons, Hugh Jr. “Bubbie” and Donna Leach of Letart, and Leland (Lee) Leach and Matisha from Point Pleasant; one daughter, Betty (Beth) McCoy and Bill Barley of Albany, Ohio; one brother, Jeff Leach, and one sister, Linda Long, both of Point Pleasant, and six grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 26, 2012, at the Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, with Sampy Hart officiating. Friends may visit the family from 6-7 p.m., prior to the service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Pleasant Valley Hospice, 1011 Viand Street, Point Pleasant, WV. An online guestbook is available at www.dealfh.com.