William McCormick

McCORMICK, Sr., William W., 89, formerly of Benwood, WV, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012. at the Shadyside Care Center, Shadyside, OH.

He was born on July 8, 1923. in Wheeling, WV. son of the late James and Elizabeth Virginia Bilby McCormick.

Mr. McCormick was a retired truck driver for J.E. Miller trucking company, Wheeling, WV. He was a member of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, Boggs Run Road, Benwood, WV, and a U.S. Navy veteran.

In addition to his parents he is proceeded in death by his wife, Helen Rebecca Cunningham McCormick, 1995, two brothers, Jim and Bob McCormick, and one sister, Betty Stephens.

Bill is survived by a son, William W. McCormick Jr., and his girlfriend, Laurie Jones, both of Smithton, PA, and a daughter, Becky Ann Gregory of Mounds-ville, WV.

There will be no visitation.

Friends are invited to attend services 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 6, 2012, at Kepner Funeral Home, 36th and Jacob St., South Wheeling, with the Pastor Mary Prather officiating.

Entombment Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard, WV.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Shadyside Care Center, 60583 State Route 7, Shadyside OH.

Personal condolences can be expressed at www.kepnerfuneral.com.

Military graveside services will be conducted by the Moundsville honor guard.