George H. Roessing, Jr.

George H. Roessing, Jr., age 92, of Buckhannon, W.Va., died Saturday, November 5, 2022 at his home. He was born December 30, 1929 in Buckhannon, a son of the late George H. and Antha Luzader Roessing. On January 28, 1950, he married Patty Ann Pringle, who preceded him in death on July 9, 2020. 

Surviving are one daughter, Tracey Ann Bevins and husband Dennis, of Bruceton Mills, W.Va.; one son, George Roessing III and wife Mary Alice, of Buckhannon; one granddaughter, Jessica Desmond and husband Dan, of Clarksburg, W.Va.; three grandsons: Christopher Bevins and wife Danielle, of Bruceton Mills, Michael Roessing and wife Krystal, of Buckhannon, and Mitchell Roessing, of Charlottesville, Va.; four great-granddaughters: Sophia Johnson, Elizabeth and Emma Bevins, all of Bruceton Mills, and Annica McManus, of Clarksburg; and two great-grandsons: William Bevins, of Bruceton Mills, and Blake Roessing, of Fairmont, W.Va.

Mr. Roessing was the owner of George Roessing and Son Wholesale Meats, as well as a farmer. He was a Christian by faith and an Upshur County Commissioner for 24 years.

Friends will be received Wednesday, November 9, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with the Rev. Wease Day officiating. Burial will follow in the Buckhannon Memorial Park in Buckhannon.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


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