Stephen Ray Queen, 37, of Coalton, died on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
He was born Sept. 26, 1976, in Buckhannon, a son of the late Ray William and Norma Sommerville Queen.
On Jan. 25, 2008, he married Molli Sue Dasher, who survives.
Also surviving are three sons, Michael, Stephen Jr. and Dalton Queen; two stepsons, Matthew Cochran of Beverly and Aaron Stahl of Coalton; one sister, Serena Celbridge; one stepsister, Charlene Tenney; two stepbrothers, Jack and Joe Queen; several nieces and nephews; and his lifelong best friend, Daniel Bailey, and his son, Jacob, best little hunting buddy.
He was a cement supervisor for Baker-Hughes. Stephen was a 1995 graduate of Buckhannon Upshur High School. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps for four years. He loved his cats, Sam, Garfy and Bailey. He loved hunting, fishing and riding his motorcycle. In his younger years, he served as a junior fireman under his father, Ray Queen, who was chief at the time.
Friends will be received Saturday, March 15, from noon to 2 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. Ralph Miller officiating. Upshur County Honor Guard will provide military honors.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the