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“Patty and Family, So very sorry for your loss. David was so good to me when I loss Larry. If there is some way I can help you just let me know. I...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Kaylene Ramsey

“Valerie, was so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Wise

“Valerie and David, I am so sorry for your loss! Just know that you are both in my thoughts and Prayers! ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Tabitha McAfee West

“Patty Rebecca and I are very sorry to hear of Dave's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. In Christian Love Bill & Rebecca Doty ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Bill & Rebecca Doty

“I am so sorry for your loss. May the Lord bring you comfort. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Telicia Kuchan

“My prayers are with you all during this difficult time. May God bless you and comfort you. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Melissa Ross-Merkel

“So terribly sorry for the loss of Dave. With the passing of my father not long ago as you know also. The bright lining of this is he is no longer...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Brian & Melinda Wilcox

“Patty, I saddened and so sorry to hear of your great loss, prayers for you and your family at this very difficult time. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Linda Kimberland Burke

“My condolances to the Gribben family,I worked with Dave in the mill. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Rich Yobbagy

“Patty and family, no words can express how sorry we are for your loss. Dave fought the good fight and his reward is now being in Heaven. Know that...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Vicki

“I am so sorry about the passing of David. Wish I could be there. Call or email me when you are up to it. Love to you and your family Sunny ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Allyson Pugh - Charleston, WV

“Patty, I am so sorry to hear about Dave. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. He definitely was one of the good ones. Jimbo...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Patti Miller

“Patty and family, I am so sorry for the loss of Dave, the love of your life and your soulmate. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Vicki Stephen

“Patty and family, We are saddened by the loss of Dave. We know that he is gone to a better life. Its never easy letting go. We are keeping you all in...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Pat Kidd


David J. Gribben, 68, of Hopedale, died Thursday, July 6, 2017 at the Oakland Veteran's Hospital in Pittsburgh. He was born May 12, 1949 in Steubenville, Ohio, a son of the late James and Jospehine Wisniowski Gribben. Dave was a member of Weirton Heights Church of Christ, where he was an Elder for many years. He was an Electrician and Supervisor for Blast Furnace Electric at Weirton Steel Corp. An avid golfer, it is said that in retirement he worked part time and golfed full time at Spring Hills Golf Club. He was a Coast Guard Veteran of the Vietnam Era. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two infant brothers and an infant sister. Surviving are his wife, Patty Midcap Gribben; a daughter, Valerie (Mike) Efaw of Fairmont, WV; a son David (Jennifer) Gribben of Florence, SC; seven grandchildren, Kathryn (Ricky) Musgrove of Barrackville, WV, Michael, Samantha and Constance Efaw, all of Fairmont, WV, Trevor (Kimberlin) Gribben and Tyler and Taylor Gribben, all of Florence, SC; two great grandsons, Andrew and Oliver and one on the way; a sister, Jean (Corliss) Wetzel of Weirton, WV; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call Sunday, 2-4 and Monday, 10-11 at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, 172 S. Main St., Cadiz Ohio, where funeral services will be held Monday at 11:00 a.m. with Steve Smithbauer officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Cadiz American Legion. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Cemetery near Hopedale. Memorial contributions may be made to Weirton Heights Church of Christ or the Veterans organization of your choice. Online condolences may be made at www.clark-kirkland.com.

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