SEARS, George E., 80, of Moundsville, WV, died Thursday, January 30, 2014, in Wheeling Hospital Medical Park, Wheeling, WV.
He was born April 23, 1933, in Marshall County, WV, the son of the late George E. and Mary E. Lyons Sears.
He was a Korean War Army Veteran; a retired employee from the former Fostoria Glass Company; a life-time member of both, the FO Eagles 499, Moundsville and Earl Francis Post 3 American Legion.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Delma Wood Sears; three sons, Perry (Cathy) Sears of New Martinsville, WV, Jeffrey Sears and Kim of Wellsburg, WV, and John (Sherry) Sears of Moundsville; six grandchildren, Nicole and Aaron Sears, Ryan and Tom Sears, J.D. Sears, and David Bradley; four great-grandchildren, Isaac, Desmond, Rider, and Dallas; and special family friend, David Kernan.
Family will receive friends on Sunday from noon until time of Funeral Services at 2 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville, with Rev. Mary Ann Nolte officiating and the Moundsville Honor Guard conducting Military Services.
Private interment will be held at the convenience of the family.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.