George A. Burwell, 79, of Martins Ferry, OH died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 at his home. He was born Nov. 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 Rockhill 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 & 6-8 pm at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH where services will be held Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 at 1:30 pm with Rev. Dr. Stan Fedyszyn officiating. Burial follows in Davis Cemetery, Bellaire, OH.
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