LASH, William “Bill”

LASH, William “Bill,” 61, of Bellaire, OH, died Friday, June 7, 2013 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV.

He was born July 19, 1951 in Martins Ferry, OH, a son of the late John C. and Violet Mae Beaver Lash.

Bill was a longtime employee of Wheeling Brake & Block Co. and a Christian by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Lash; a sister, Carland Hall; and his adopted father, Jim Pyle.

Surviving are his loving wife of 29 years, Trudy Fitch Lash of Bellaire; adopted mother Hilda Schaffer Pyle-Wymer of Martins Ferry; a son, Jeff (Wendy) Trautman of Bridgeport, OH; a daughter Annie (Chris) Wulfhorst of Grove City, OH; three brothers, Howard (Marie) Taylor of Colerain, OH, John (Sue) Lash of Bellaire, and Tim Pyle of Bridge port; three sisters, Mary (Alfred) Gray of Canton, OH, Ethel (Charles) Cork of Mc Mechen, WV, and Debbie (Dave) Clark of St. Clairsville, OH; a brother- in-law, Terry (Linda) Fitch of St. Clairsville and several nieces and nephews Friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 1 p.m. at First Christian Church, 710 S. Zane Highway, Martins Ferry, with Brother Joe Younkins officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family to defray expenses. Share your thoughts and memories of Bill with his family at www.altmeyer. com.