Eric Joshua Larew

Eric Joshua Larew, 38, of Marquess, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017.

He was born February 1, 1979, in Fairmont, WV, a son of Lowell and Marge Culberson Larew of Marquess Community.

He graduated from Preston High School, Class of 1998.  Owner/Operator of multiplies companies, his primary being BB&T Trucking and Larew Wrecker Services.  He loved riding his Harley,listening to music, boating and spending time with the family. 

Eric is survived by his wife, Rhonda Lee Phillips Larew, two daughters, Emily Nicole Larew and Zachary Burns and Britney Renae Larew and Damian”Diamond” Ringer;  four brothers, Lowell Jeremy Larew and wife, Mandy of Morgantown, Christopher Lee Larew and wife Kendra of Scotch Hill, Thomas Lynn Larew and spouse Rhonda of Augusta, WV, and William “Bill” David Larew  and wife Dawn of Thornton; one sister, Beverly Ann Larew and Eddie of Newburg; one niece, Stephanie Larew; six nephews, Dakota Cline, Justin Larew, Bastian Larew, Jacob Phillips, Brandon Edwards and Haley, and Levi Gribble; mother-in-law, Barb Knotts, Marquess, father-in-law, Ronald Phillips and Nina McMasters, Marquess, brother-in-law and wife, Darren and Cookie Phillips, Marquess;  several uncles, aunts, cousins and numerous friends.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Gregory Brian Larew and Lowell Thomas Larew, Jr.; one nephew, Gabriel Gribble; maternal grandparents, Ledus and Emily Mayle Culberson and Donald “Stubb” Costello; his paternal grandparents, Garner and Dorothy Stone Larew.

Family and friends will be received at the Bolyard Funeral Home, 79 Morgantown St. Newburg, Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 4:00-8:00 p.m., Thursday, October 26, 2017, from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, October 27, 2017, at  noon at Message of Freedom Church, Rt 50 Grafton with Pastor Mike Stottlemyer officiating. He will lie in repose for two hours prior to the service.

Interment will follow at Mount Zion Cemetery in Moatsville.

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