Eugene Grizzel

April 12, 1927 - November 28, 2023

04/12/1927 - 11/28/2023

Eugene Grizzel, 96, of Beech Bottom, WV, passed away peacefully on November 28, 2023, at Liza’s Place-Valley Hospice Care Center South in Wheeling, WV. Born on April 12, 1927, Eugene lived a remarkable life filled with love, dedication, and service.

During his working years, Eugene served as a Mine Foreman, where he demonstrated exceptional leadership skills and professionalism.

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Eugene found joy in playing Bunco with the ladies, a game that brought laughter and friendship into his life.

Eugene proudly served in the US Navy during World War II, earning the American Theater Ribbon and Victory Medal for his honorable service.

Eugene was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Nora (Anderson) Grizzel, his beloved wife, Margaret (Scott) Grizzel (2011), three brothers, John, Luther II, and Robert Grizzel, and three sisters, Bobbie Joyner, Dorothy Kruger, and Leona Grizzel.

Eugene is survived by his four sons: Eugene (Barbara) Grizzel of Wellston, OH, Stephen (Lisa) Grizzel of Wellsburg, WV, Ronald (Jackie) Grizzel of Raleigh, NC, and Mark (Holly Maroney) Grizzel of Wellsburg, WV. Additionally, he leaves behind five grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren.

A service will be held at the convenience of the family at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery in Beech Bottom, WV with the assistance of Altmeyer Funeral Homes.

Eugene’s family would like to share their gratitude for the care and comfort their father received from all of the staff at Liza’s Place. They made an incredibly difficult time much more manageable.

Memorial contributions to Liza’s Place may be given by clicking the link above.

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Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
2 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,

 May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Eugene Grizzel, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts

and prayers to the family of ….

US Navy Veteran, Eugene Grizzel, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †