Hugh C. “Jake” Campbell Jr.

June 11, 1931 - May 4, 2018
Hugh C. “Jake” Campbell Jr.

Hugh C. “Jake” Campbell Jr., 86 of East Liverpool, OH passed away at his residence on Friday, May 4, 2018 following an extended illness.
He was born in Midland, PA on June 11, 1931 a son to the late Hugh Calvin Campbell Sr. and Mary (Brown) Campbell. Living his entire life in this area, he worked as a Sub Station Operator for Crucible Steel before retiring in 1982, where he then worked for the former Astra Rentals. Jake coached baseball at West Point and at the former Old Timers Baseball Complex. He loved hunting and Little League Baseball.
He is survived by his son: Kenneth Campbell and his wife Kathy of Calcutta, OH; a daughter: Brenda Gerhart and her husband Smoke of Waco, TX; a brother: Carl Campbell of West Point, OH; a sister: Eileen Mellenger of Glenmoor, OH; grandchildren: Shane Jenkins, Jason Campbell, Stacie Campbell, Kyle Gerhart, Neil Campbell and Zach Campbell and four great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Donna Jean (Hemsley) Campbell whom he married in 1950; two brothers: William and Ben Campbell and seven sisters: Patricia Campbell, Rosella Shook, Margaret Kennedy, Evelyn Crane, Joyce Birch, Dorothy Grimes and Norma Owens.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 1 PM with Mike Simms officiating.
Family will be present to receive friends at the Calcutta funeral home on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM.
Family and friends may view this obituary, sign the guest book or send condolences online at www.martinmacleanaltmeyer.com or by visiting the funeral homes Facebook page.


Service

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
1:00 PM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920
330-382-0600

Visitation

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920
330-382-0600

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  • May 08, 2018
    John Petrisko says:
    He was one of my little league coaches. Always took the time to teach us and made it fun!

  • May 09, 2018
    dawn smith and orlen smith we are so sorry to hear about uour dad u and familys is in our though and prayer says:
    we are so sorry to hear about your dad u and famil;ys is in our though and prayer

  • May 09, 2018
    dawn smith and orlen smith says:
    we are here for you and familys but we are so sorry to hear that your dad passed aways if u need anything let us know

  • May 10, 2018
    Alan (Oop) McMaster says:
    Kenny, so very sorry for you and your family's loss. Know y'all are in our hearts and prayers.If you need anything at all don't hesitate to call.