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Richard Glenn Bost, 46, of Blairsville, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at Belmont Community Hospital in Bellaire, Ohio.

The son of George W. and Diana R. (Brown) Bost, he was born July 28, 1972, in Indiana.

Rick was of the Catholic faith, graduated from Blairsville High School, Class of 1990, and worked for C&J Energy, Black Lick.

He loved to spend time with his children and grandchildren and ride his motorcycle.

Surviving are his wife, Christina (Dudik) Bost, of Blairsville, whom he married Sept. 25, 2014; seven children: Timothy Smith, of Keysville, Ga.; Britny Stewart (John), of Keysville, Ga.; Shelby Bost and brother Jake; Tyler Smith; Breana Smith; Katelyn Bost; and Aliyah Bost, all of Blairsville; parents George and Diana Bost, of Blairsville; 14 grandchildren: Christopher, Kayleigh, Adrian, Lizzy, Alice, Elizabeth, Richard, Chandler, Liam, Briar, Alexander, Dixie, Ally and Isaiah; and a sister, Jennifer Bost, of Blairsville.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Shoemaker Funeral Home Inc., 49 N. Walnut St., Blairsville, where a blessing service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday with Father Stephen R. Bugay officiating.

Interment will be in SS. Simon & Jude Cemetery, Blairsville.

To view the online obituary, sign the guest registry or send condolences go to www.shoemakerfh-monuments.com.