William Allen Duvall

DUVALL, William Allen, 57, of Weirton, died Wednesday, May 15, 2013.

Born on Sept. 11, 1955, in Alliance, Ohio, Bill was a son of the late Raymond Duvall and Genevieve Cross Duvall Shreve. Bill was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Paul Shreve, and his brother-in-law, John “Hoppy” Bain.

A United States Navy Veteran, Bill retired from sales, where he worked locally for area businesses including Priority Communications, Lauttamus Communications, and Tri-State Security. He also worked as an EMT for Weirton Area Ambulance and Rescue Squad and a radio dispatcher for the Weirton Police Department.

In recent years, Bill enjoyed taking care of his lawn, his beloved cats, and riding his Harley.

He was a former member of Saint Paul’s School Board, Weirton Rotary Club, and the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce.

Bill is survived by his wife, Jeanette Carlisle Duvall, whom he married on May 25, 1991; a sister, Jane Bain, of Follansbee, WV; and a half-brother, Joe Duvall, of Cuyahoga Falls, OH.

His family will receive friends and family on Saturday from 4-7 p.m. at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton.

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. in the funeral home.

Bill’s cremated remains will be laid to rest with Military Funeral Honors at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.

His family suggests memorial contributions in Bill’s memory be made to the Lazarus House, 95 East 11th St., Wheeling, WV 26003.

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