WEIRTON-Albert George Reitter, 94 of Weirton, W.Va., passed away on Saturday, Oct.12, 2013 at Acuity Specialty Hospital, Steubenville, Ohio.
Albert was born on Feb. 18, 1919 in Colliers, W.Va. He was the son of the late Joseph and Anna (Buss) Reitter.
Albert served proudly in the United States Navy Seabees in Okinawa. He worked as a carpenter with the local union. Albert was Catholic by Faith.
In addition to his parents, Albert was preceded in death by his wife, Bernice (Churchman) Reitter.
Albert is survived by his four children, Jo Ann (Dean) McKinney of Chester, W.Va., Richard A. Reitter of Follansbee, W.Va., David J. (Flora) Reitter of Sanford, N.C., and Greg (Susan) Reitter of Weirton, W.Va.; 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, all of who he was extremely proud.
Family and friends will be received on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 from 6-7 p.m. at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV, 304-527-1717.
Private Family Graveside Service will be held at Oak Grove Cemetery with Military Honors by the United States Navy and the Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad.
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