Larry Ensminger

ENSMINGER, Larry Leroy, 63, of Colliers, WV, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2013, at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.

Larry was born on September 27, 1949, in St. Marys, WV. He was the son of Dora (Lamp) Ensminger Barr of Wellsburg, WV and the late Leroy Mack Ensminger.

Larry was a retired steel worker. He was a member of the Brooke Hills Free Methodist Church, Wellsburg. He enjoyed motorcycles and muscle cars, camping, and going out on his boat.

In addition to his mother, Larry is survived by three children, Jennifer Battleman of South Carolina, Sergeant Larry Mack Ensminger of Fort Wentworth, GA, serving in the United States Army, and Misty (fiance, Jeff Fridley) Ensminger of Weirton, WV; the mother of his children, Shelley (Puskarich) Brown; four grandchildren, Thomas and Corinne Bateman, Carmela and Hannah Ensminger; six brothers, and sisters, Eddy (Vicki) Ensminger of Follansbee, WV, Myra (Robert) Porter of Henderson, NV, Michael (Crystal) Ensminger of Wellsburg, WV, Wayne (Lu-Ann) Ensminger of Follansbee, WV, Scott (Michelle) Ensminger of Colliers, WV, Denise (John) Hendrickson of Wellsburg, WV; two uncles, Franklin and Phil Lamp; numerous nieces and nephews and great- nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 1-3 and 6-9 p.m. and again on Friday, January 11, 2013 from 10 until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304-527-1717), with Reverend Harry Knight, officiating.

Interment will follow in Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV.

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