LOGSTON, Willis E. “Bud”, 86, of McMechen, W.Va., died Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the Shadyside Care Center.
He was born August 22, 1929, in McMechen, a son of the late Thomas and Bernice (Marple) Logston. He worked for many years as a welder for Allied Chemical and Olin Chemical. He was a member of the IOLA Club in Wheeling, the Kain Club in Wheeling, the PAP Club, and the Bridgeport Eagles. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Pauline C. (Pylypchuk) Logston, one brother, George Logston, one sister, Bessie Martin, and brother-in-law, Paul Pylypchuk.
He is survived by one son, Barry Logston of McMechen; two daughters, Mary Beth (Mark) Davis of McMechen, and Suzanne (Bob) Ruckman of McMechen; one brother, Dooley (Diane) Logston of Memphis, Tenn.; Sister-in-law, Irene Yochum; six grandchildren, Bill (T.J.) Kerns, Aric Beihl, Tiffany Beihl, Tyler Beihl, Ethan Davis, and Ryan Davis; two great grandchildren, Jake Beyser, and Chase Kerns; very special friend Patty Pylypchuk; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 from 9 am until time of service at 2 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, with Rev. Mitch Johnston officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com