Harry Weese

Harry Jefferson Weese, 83, of J C Markwood Road, Purgitsville, passed away Monday evening in Grant County Nursing Home in Petersburg.

Born Jan. 10, 1930, at Lahmansville, he was the son of the late Berkeley Osburn Weese and Grace Charlotte Keplinger Weese.

A son, Frederick; a grandson, Michael; and a sister, Louella, preceded him in death.

Surviving are a daughter, Sandra J. Kelley of Purgitsville; two sons, Dwight Weese of Purgitsville and Gary Steven Weese of Old Fields; three sisters, Dorothy Kesner of Petersburg, Mary Jane Fontanazza of Parkville, Md., and Nancy Helmick of Moorefield; a brother, David Weese of Old Fields; and 12 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at Fraley Funeral Home Chapel, 107 Washington St. in Moorefield with Pastor Carolyn Berg officiating. Interment will follow in Green Hill Cemetery at Purgitsville. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be directed to the Moorefield Church of God, 217 S. Elms St., Moorefield, WV 26836 or the charity of choice. Condolences to the family may be left at Mr. Weese’s obituary at Arrangements are under the direction of Fraley Funeral Home.