2010-03-25 / Obituaries

Virl R. Long

Hustontown, 71

Virl R. Long, 71, Hustontown, died Saturday, March 20, 2010, at his residence.

He was born in Huntingdon County, June 20, 1938, the son of the late Furman and Mary (Park) Long. He was the husband of Twila J. (Miller) Long, whom he married in May of 1971.

He was of the Protestant faith.

He had served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and had worked in plumbing and heating for Dick Pryer in Myersville, Md.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by son Kevin S. Long, Hustontown; sisters: Freeda Fultz, McClure, Pa.; Erma Brown, Orbisonia; Jane Ramsey, Harrisonville; Vera Brown, Harrisonville; Linda McLucas, Mc- Connellsburg; Loretta Strait, Mc- Connellsburg; brothers: Carl Long, Three Springs, and Dale Long, St. Thomas; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Marian Snook and brothers: Reed and Robert Long.

Funeral services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 24. Pastor Chris Elliott officiated. Burial was made in Clear Ridge United Methodist Cemetery.

Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, was in charge of arrangements.

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