William Westlake

William C. “Bill” Westlake, 87, of Weirton, WV, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Life Line Hospital.

He was born September 3, 1926, in Toronto, OH, a son of the late Sheldon and Beulah Cooper Westlake.

Bill was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a member of the American Legion, Masonic Lodge 583 and Weirton Steel 25 Year Club.

He retired in 1990 from Weirton Steel as a turn foreman in the BOP. Bill served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II as an engineer on a B-26. Bill was an avid outdoorsman and was a member of the Bland Hunting Club. He was an avid Steeler fan.

Preceding Bill in death were his brother, Bob Westlake; and two sisters, Marie Westlake and Carrie Gillis.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Eleanor Gaylord Westlake; daughter, Pam Westlake Richardson (Darrell) of Steubenville, OH; son, Billy Westlake of Cranberry Twp., PA; four grandchildren, Sam (Brandy) Richardson of Steubenville, OH, Bruce Richardson of Steubenville, OH, Patrick Westlake of Cranberry Twp., PA and Michael Westlake of Cranberry Twp., PA; great-grandchild, Talan Richardson of Steubenville, OH; and sister, Judy Bates of Wooster, OH.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville on Saturday 2-5 p.m. where a service will be held Sunday 2 p.m. with Pastor Tim Conrad officiating. Burial at Union Cemetery.

Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.

William Westlake

WESTLAKE, William C. “Bill,” 87, of Weirton, WV, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Life Line Hospital.

He was born Sept. 3, 1926, in Toronto, OH, a son of the late Sheldon and Beulah Cooper Westlake.

Bill was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was a member of the American Legion, Masonic Lodge 583 and Weirton Steel 25-Year Club.

He retired in 1990 from Weirton Steel as a turn foreman in the BOP. Bill served in the U.S. Air Force during WW II as an engineer on a B-26. Bill was an avid outdoorsman and was a member of the Bland Hunting Club. He was an avid Steeler Fan.

Preceding Bill in death were his brother, Bob Westlake; and two sisters, Marie Westlake and Carrie Gillis.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Eleanor Gaylord Westlake; daughter, Pam Westlake Richardson of Steubenville, OH; son, Billy Westlake of Cranberry Twp., PA; four grandchildren, Sam (Brandy) Richardson of Steubenville, OH, Bruce Richardson of Steubenville, OH, Patrick Westlake of Cranberry Twp., PA and Michael Westlake of Cranberry Twp., PA; great-grandchild, Talan Richardson of Steubenville, OH; and sister, Judy Bates of Wooster, OH.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville on Saturday 2-5 p.m. where a service will be held Sunday 2 p.m. with Pastor Tim Conrad officiating. Burial at Union Cemetery.

Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.