GEORGE SPISICH

George Joseph Spisich, 88, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Wheeling Hospital.

He was born March 14, 1926, in Benwood, WV, to the late George and Cecilia Paluga Spisich.

He was retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp., Follansbee plant and was also a member of the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Catholic Church for 34 years, and a 1944 Graduate of Union High School in Benwood, WV. He was also a member of Croatian Fraternal Union, and a Navy veteran of World War II.

In addition to his parents he was preceded by his brother, Joseph Spisich, who passed in 1998.

He is survived by his wife, Rose Hegedus Spisich at home; two sons, Mark and George D. Spisich both of Springfield, VA; a brother, Edward Spisich and his wife Rena of Shadyside, OH.

Visitation will be held on Friday, May 16, 2014, from 3-6 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, WV. where private services will be held Saturday, May 17, 2014, with Father Dan Pisano as Celebrant.

Interment will follow at Franklin Cemetery, Wellsburg, WV.

Online condolences can be made to Reasnerof Wellsburg.com.