Dale White Sr.

WHITE, Dale Lee Sr., age 63, of Weirton, W.Va., died Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Trinity West Hospital, Steubenville, Ohio.

He was born Aug. 4, 1950, in New Martinsville, the son of the late Francis Taylor and Alta “Dink” White.

Dale was a retired diesel mechanic for PGT Trucking and a Protestant by faith. He loved fishing, being with his children and loved his grandchildren, and was a dedicated worker.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Jodi Lynn White.

Survivors include two daughters, Melissa (Tom Hayhurst) DeMatteis and Barbara “BJ” (Tommy) Rice, both of Weirton; two sons, Dale Lee White Jr. of North Carolina and Jeffery White of Weirton; two brothers, Francis “Hoop” (Cindy) Taylor of Paden City, W.Va., Freddy Horner and his mother, Elnor Horner, both of Cameron, W.Va.; seven grandchildren: John Paul DeMatteis, Jr., Ashley Nicole White, JaCinda Rice, Mason Rice, Tommy Lee Hayhurst, Myles Rice and Simyon Anders White; and three aunts: Loretta Williams of Moundsville, WV, Vilda Dennis and Sheila White, both of New Martinsville.

Family will receive friends on Monday from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home, 751 Third St., New Martinsville, with Pastor William Henthorn officiating.

Interment will be in the Macedonia Cemetery, Silver Hill, W.Va.

Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.