William Lloyd Feather
William Lloyd Feather, 83, of Albright, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Preston Memorial Hospital with family by his side.
He was born November 27, 1929, in Albright, a son of the late Merle and Wanda Hillery Feather.
He was a loving father and grandfather. He served in the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict, was stationed in Iceland and Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, MS. He was an electrician and worked for Sterling Rockwell International and the Preston County Board of Education. William was a member of the American Legion Post # 56 of Kingwood, the Preston County Historical Society and the Preston County Association of Retired School Employees. He also was a member of the Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church.
William is survived by his son and wife, William L. Feather and Julie of Albright, his daughter and husband, Wendy McLaughlin and Robert of Arthurdale; four grandchildren, Stephen McLaughlin and wife, Sarah; Kyle McLaughlin, Matthew Feather and wife, Casey and Alyssa Feather and one great granddaughter, Addyson Fearer.
He was also preceded in death by his loving wife of 60 years, Gwendolyn H. Feather;
Family and friends will be received at Browning Funeral Home in Kingwood on Wednesday, August 21 from 4-8 pm. where funeral services will be held Thursday 22, 2013 at 11am with Pastor Jerry Paris officiating. Interment will follow in the Lenox Memorial Cemetery where military graveside rites will be conducted by the Preston County VFW Posts, Preston County Chapter 977, Vietnam Veterans of America and the US Air Force Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in memory of William Feather to Hospice Care Corporation, PO Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520-0760 or Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, c/o Dollie Manko, 9131 Brandonville Pike, Albright, WV 26519.