Robert “Bob” Charles Cleavenger, age 62, a resident of Philippi, passed away Thursday November 24, 2022 in the United Hospital Center. Bob was born March 23, 1960 in Tucson, AZ, a son of the late Oliver Ben Cleavenger and Ruth (Wardle) Cleavenger who survives in Wyoming. Bob was united in marriage on April 11, 1992 to Patty Jean (Anglin) Cleavenger who survives at home.
Also surviving is children, Sara Cleavenger and Benjamin Cleavenger of Philippi, brother, Tom Cleavenger and wife Patty of Montrose, sister Sharon Welch-Dorman of Delaware, nieces Courtney Cleavenger of South Carolina, and Amanda Welch of Delaware, great-nieces Alysha and Ashlyn Welch of Delaware. K-9 companion Roxy and Bailey, and feline companion Momma. Also surviving is the father and mother in law Rodger and Jeannie Anglin, brother in law James and wife Donna Anglin, brother in law Lee Anglin, sister in law Shannon Anglin-Goshert, and nieces Averie, Camrie, and Gwynn Goshert.
Bob enjoyed gardening, tending and watching his honey bees, and feeding the birds. In earlier years, he loved to golf, was an avid sports fan as well as NASCAR. He loved spending time with his family, sitting in the living room and watching tv in the evenings. He also liked to collect coins
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home and Crematory 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Tuesday November 29, from 5-8 pm and on Wednesday November 30, from 8am- 1 pm. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 pm. Interment will follow in the Mt. Vernon Memorial Cemetery.