George Shine, Sr.
Monday
9
September

Visitation

3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, September 9, 2019
Wright Funeral Home
220 N Walnut St.
Philippi, West Virginia, United States
(304) 457-2121
Tuesday
10
September

Visitation

8:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Wright Funeral Home
220 N Walnut St.
Philippi, West Virginia, United States
(304) 457-2121
Tuesday
10
September

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Wright Funeral Home
220 N Walnut St.
Philippi, West Virginia, United States
(304) 457-2121

Obituary of George William Shine, Sr.

George William Shine, Sr., age 89, a resident of Westover, WV, passed away Friday, September 6, 2019 in Mapleshire Nursing Home in Morgantown, WV.  George was born April 4, 1930 in Shaker Heights, OH, a son of the late Frank and Elva (Shifflet) Shine.  George was twice married first in 1952 to Vera (Foster) Shine who preceded him in death in 1956, second in May of 1957 to Mildred Lucille (Golden) Shine who preceded him in death on January 23, 1990.  Surviving is, seven children-

George William Shine Jr. and wife Tina of Indianapolis, IN

Allan Oscher and Norman McClain of Indianapolis, IN

Lewie Shine and wife JoLynn of Morgantown, WV

Frank Shine and wife Denise of Union Community, Philippi

Darlene Moore and husband Larry of Philippi

Ron Shine and wife Deborah of Morgantown

Vera Speicher of Westover

 

Brother, Raymond Manzi of OH

 

13 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren

 

George was preceded in death by daughter Marsha Ann Shine, granddaughter Ashley Tasker, brother Richard Shine, sister, Leona “Toots” Rossi

 

George worked as a line manager for Universal Springs and later worked in the maintenance department for Maidsville Coal Mines.  He enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening and was an avid Chess Player.

 

Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Monday September 9, from 3-8 pm and on Tuesday September 10, from 8-11 am.  Funeral services will be conducted at 11 am with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating.  Interment will follow in the Mt. Liberty Cemetery.  

 

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