Vernon F. Pfiller Sr., 79

WELLSVILLE – Vernon F. Pfiller Sr., 79 of Wellsville, died Feb. 15, 2014 at Salem Regional Medical Center after a short battle with lung cancer.

Mr. Pfiller was born in Cleveland, on May 8, 1934, a son of the late Fred and Elizabeth (Becker) Pfiller. He was a veteran of the United States Marines having served in the Korean War. He worked as a Sales Rep for Western & Southern Life Insurance before retiring.

Mr. Pfiller is survived by his wife Janet (Foreman) Pfiller; a son: Vernon F. Pfiller Jr. of Leetonia; two step-daughters: Susan Mahon-Miles and Sharon Hall both of East Liverpool; five step grandchildren and six step great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at the Columbiana County Memorial Park Cemetery at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 10, 2014, where the Salineville Honor Guard will accord full military honors.

The Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes is in charge of arrangements.