Kevin Lee “Squid” Cuichta, Jr.

March 12, 1992 - November 30, 2018
Kevin Lee “Squid” Cuichta, Jr.

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Kevin Lee “Squid” Cuichta Jr., 26, of Barnesville, OH, passed away Friday, November 30, 2018, at his residence.
He was born March 12, 1992, in Glen Dale, WV.
He was a Christian by faith, cook at the Barnesville Kentucky Fried Chicken, and served a short stint in the U.S. Army. Squid also loved to play Dungeons and Dragons, Ingress and LARP.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Donna Jean White; paternal grandfather, Chester Cuichta and maternal grandfather, Rick Hanlin.
Surviving are son, Angelus Cuichta of Barnesville; father and mother, Kevin Sr. (Jennifer) Cuichta of Moundsville, WV; four sisters, Rebecca Perry of Toronto, OH, Emily (Steven) Kuhn of Shadyside, OH, Alicia Estadt of St. Clairsville, OH and Jen Hershberger of Massillon, OH; brother, Sam Hershberger of Barnesville; paternal grandmother, Barbara Cuichta of Glen Dale, WV; maternal grandmother, Barbara Hanlin; several aunts, uncles and cousins and his pet cat, Kibo.
A memorial service will be held a later date at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family at
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Arrangements were entrusted to CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville, WV.

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  • December 03, 2018
    Cheryl J Skinner, Military Veterans Musuem says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Kevin Lee Cuichta, Jr., give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Kevin Lee Cuichta, Jr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

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  • December 05, 2018
    Heather Corus says:
    Rest in peace, Squid. You'll be missed.