WHITELATCH, J. Roger, 87, of Moundsville, WV, died Sunday, April 21, 2013, in Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital & Geriatric Center, Wheeling., WV.
He was born December 14, 1925, in Eureka, WV, the son of the late Clinton B. and Imogene P. Atkins Whitelatch.
He was a WWII Army Veteran; a retired employee from Consolidated Aluminum, Hannibal, OH; a member of Simpson United Methodist Church, and Moundsville VFW Post 437.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Clinton Whitelatch.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Beverley Polen Whitelatch; a daughter, Teri (Douglas) Loy of Glen Dale; two sons, Jay (Marie) Whitelatch of Reading, PA, and Jon (Cynthia) Whitelatch of Glen Dale; three grandchildren, Sean (Michelle) Loy of Wheeling, Leigh Anne Whitelatch of Reading, PA, and Steven Whitelatch of Glen Dale, WV; and two great-grandsons, Brendan Loy and Graham Loy; and three nephews, Robert, David, and Michael Whitelatch.
Family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. until funeral service at 11a.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, with Mark Crow officiating.
Entombment in Riverview Cemetery Mausoleum, Moundsville, where the Moundsville Honor Guard will conduct Military Services.
Memorial contributions may be made to Simpson United Methodist Church, 800 7th St., Moundsville, WV 26041.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.