Brian Keith McCarthy

May 3, 1977 - October 26, 2021
Brian Keith McCarthy

Brian Keith McCarthy Sr., 44, of Bellaire, OH, passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry, OH.
He was born in Wheeling, WV on May 3, 1977.
Brian was a former coal miner for Murray Energy. He loved to detail cars, play poker and shoot pool.
He was preceded in death by his father, August Frederick McCarthy Jr.
Surviving are his mother, Martha “Irene” McCarthy of Bellaire, OH; children, Brian Keith McCarthy Jr. and his wife (Ashleigh) of Bellaire, OH, Holly (Calob) Carpenter of St. Clairsville, OH, Katelynn (Marc) Armann of Powhatan Point, OH, Christina Bishop of Rayland, OH, Michael Paugh of Barton, OH daughter and best friend, Ashley McCarthy of Bellaire and Gage McCarthy of Florida; sister, Michele (John) Hooker of Moundsville, WV; brother, Jimmy (Karrie) McCarthy of Stewartsville, OH; several nieces and nephews, Shelby Hooker, Megan McCarthy, Shaylyn Hooker, Selena Hooker, John (Jen) Hooker, A.J McCarthy and Josh Hooker and a really close friend, Danny Trigg from Shadyside, OH and several grandchildren.
Friends will be received on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 from 2-4 pm at CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 2nd Street, Moundsville, WV 26041. Family ask that you join them for a Celebration of Life.
Online Condolences may be offered to the Family at carechapel.com


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    Brian's passing has left a very large hole in my heart. He was truly a son to me. I will miss him dearly. He is definitely flying high he was a terrific son, and dad. I know he is watching down on us from above. God Bless him and the entire family.

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