Paul Belles, III Thursday, May 2, 1957 - Saturday, June 10, 2017

Fort Ashby, WV-

Paul Belles, III, 60, of Fort Ashby, died on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Martinsburg, WV.

Born May 2, 1957 in Colver, PA, he was the son of the late Paul Belles, Jr. and Elizabeth (Lee) Belles.

He was also preceded in death by his sister, Paulette Belles.

Mr. Belles had served in the U.S. Marines.

During his career as an automotive technician, he had worked for several businesses in the area.

He belonged to Annunciation of Our Lord Catholic Church.

Paul is survived by his wife, Lucy M. (O’Hara) Belles, Fort Ashby; his children, Paul Belles, IV, Melissa Ann Cornman, and husband Kenneth, and Jennifer McDonald, all of Fort Ashby; and grandchildren, Lance Cpl. Anthony Cornman, Iwakuni, Japan, Savannah and Maranda Belles, Keyser, Sierra and Taryn Cornman, Fort Ashby, and Meghan McDonald, Fort Ashby. He is also survived by his sister Shirley Wells, of Ingleside, IL; and, extended family members, Eugenia Kimble, Keyser, and Christopher McDonald, Winchester.

Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home, Inc., Route 28, Fort Ashby, on Thursday from 6-8 PM. A prayer service will follow in the funeral home at 8 PM, with Rev. Fr. Mike Lecias, officiating.

Military honors will be accorded by Post #13 Veterans Honor Guard.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice, VAMC, 510 Butler Drive, Martinsburg, WV 25405

Condolences to the family may be posted after Mr. Belles’ obituary at

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Dear Lucy and family,

My sincere sympathies to all of you at this time. Be comforted to know that Paul is a well person once again and looking down on all of you. Allow your precious memories to ease the burden and put a smile on your faces. God bless!!!

I offer my sincerest condolences to your family. May God wipe your tears, comfort you and fill your mind and heart with wonderful memories until death is no more. (Isaiah 25:8)

Love You Dad. You

are in a better place Ole boy.

So sorry to hear this

So very sorry for your loss. Prayers to the family. May you all find peace during this time.

So sorry for your loss.  Prayers for you and your family.  Imogene Chaney

Paul was a superb technican and an ever better person.  May his family find peace during this difficult time.