BURWELL, George A., 79, of Martins Ferry, OH died Friday, August 9, 2013 at his home.
He was born November 12, 1933 in Tiltonsville, OH a son of the late T. George and Amelia M. (Sadowski) Burwell.
He was retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel and a member of Rock Hill United Presbyterian Church, Bellaire, OH. George was also a veteran of the U.S. Army.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Ann (Freeman) Burwell.
Surviving are two sons, Thomas J. (Theresa) Burwell of Glenshaw, PA, and Gregory A. (Lori) Burwell of Martins Ferry; a daughter, Leigh (Arthur) Scherich of Wellsburg, WV; a brother, Mark (Tammy) Burwell of Tiltonsville and eight grandchildren.
Friends will be received Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH where services will be held Monday, August 12, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Stan Fedyszyn officiating.
Burial follows in Davis Cemetery, Bellaire, OH.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.heslop.com.