2011-06-30 / Obituaries

Jack G. Strait

Warfordsburg, 80

Jack G. Strait, 80, Warfordsburg, died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at Fulton County Medical Center, Mc- Connellsburg.

He was born in Warfordsburg, January 25, 1931, the son of the late Claude and Abby (Mellott) Strait. He was the husband of Norma J. (Peck) Strait, whom he married on April 7, 1951.

He was a member of Pleasant Grove Christian Church in Warfordsburg, was president of Pleasant Grove Cemetery Association and was a dairy farmer all of his life.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by sons Thomas L. (husband of Judith Shives) Strait of Warfordsburg; William D. (husband of the late Wilma Weller) Strait of Warfordsburg; James (husband of Vicki Earnest) Strait of Warfordsburg; grandchildren Scott and Kristina Maranto Strait, Lance and Paula Baier Strait, Michelle and John Hepburn, Joe and Jamie Henry Strait, David Strait, Timothy and Cassie Dobrzanski Strait, Crystal Strait, Amanda and Dustin Vanorsdale, Zachary Strait; great-grandchildren Regan Hepburn, Ivy, Scarlett, Hannah, Brittany and Will Strait, Dana, Kimber and Cameron Vanorsdale.

He was preceded in death by infant sister Dorothy Strait.

Religious services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 11 a. m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2011. Rev. William Kenneth Stottlemyer officiated. Interment at Pleasant Grove Christian Cemetery, Warfordsburg.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Jack Strait to the Pleasant Grove Cemetery Association, in care of Russell Plessinger, 2027 Mountain Road, Warfordsburg, PA 17267.

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