BAYSAL, Erdogan Y., M.D., 81, of Moundsville, WV, died Saturday, June 8, 2013 in Mound View Health Care Center, Moundsville.
Dr. Baysal was born January 3, 1932 in Konya, Turkey, the son of the late Mustafa and Ferida Sudor Baysal.
He was a retired self-employed physician and a veteran of the Turkish Army and the United States Army Reserves where he obtained the rank of lieutenant colonel. Dr. Baysal was also a member of the American Medical Association, Marshall Union Masonic Lodge #8, the Osiris Temple and a former member of the Moundsville Lions Club.
Surviving are his beloved wife of 54 years, Evelyn M. (Davies) Baysal; two sons, Gregory Scott Baysal, of St. Petersburg, FL and Rick Baysal, of Moundsville; and a grandson, Derrick Erdogan Baysal and his wife, Maunie, of Florida and two special young men who helped take care of Dr. Baysal, Mark Wilson and Eric McElfresh.
Friends received from 1 until time of service at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at the Halcyon Hills Memorial Chapel, with Rev. John Morrison officiating.
The Moundsville Honor Guard will conduct military services.
Interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Glen Dale United Methodist Church, Valley Hospice or Reynolds Memorial Hospital.
Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyer.com.