WHITE, John E., 89, of Dillonvale, Ohio, passed Wednesday, April 17, 2014, at home.
He was born in Wheeling, W.Va., on January 7, 1925, a son of the late Jesse and Estella Deihl White.
He was a retired employee of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel; a U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corp veteran; a member of the Tri-State Marine Corps of Weirton, WV, a life member of the Yorkville VFW, a member of the Korean War Veterans Ohio Valley Chapter, and a member of the Dillonvale American Legion McCook Post.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Thelma Mae Brubaker White; a brother “Peck” White; sisters Alice Kunkle, Theresa Bulick and Marlene Lee.
John is survived by two sons: John (Mary) White with whom he resided, and Tom (Jamie) White of Rayland; a sister, Mary Tysk of Warwood; grandchildren, Eric (Mary) White, Mandy (Jen) White and Chad White; four great-grandchildren: Shyanne, Mason, Rylie and Bentlee; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Monday 2-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 154 Second Street, Dillonvale, Ohio, where services will be held Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at 11 a.m.
Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, with Military Honors provided at the cemetery.
Offer online condolences at www.wilsonfuneralhomes.com.