George A. Dayoub

DAYOUB, George A. Jr., 88, of Weirton, WV, passed away Saturday June 29, 2013, at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, Ohio.

He was born March 19, 1925, in New Kensington, PA., the son of the late George A. Dayoub Sr. and Hypha Anthony Dayoub. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Alice Hall Dayoub (1971); grandson, George John Zanos III; brother, Edward Dayoub.

George was a U.S. Navy WW II veteran (1943- 1946), 1949 graduate of West Liberty State College, 1953 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, member/deacon of Weirton Heights Church of Christ, WV Education Association, Hancock County Schools retirees, American Legion Post No.10.

George was employed with Hancock County Schools from 1951-1987 where he taught at Cove, Weir Junior High, Broadview, Liberty, and Weirton Heights Schools. He was principal at Weirton Heights Elementary from 1968-1987.

Surviving are his wife of nearly 40 years, Shirley Dotson Dayoub; son, James Dayoub (Joan) of Weirton, WV; daughters, Susan Ajamian (Paul) of Roswell, GA, Judy Richards (Nino) of Powell, Ohio, Sandy Zanos (George) of Wellsburg, WV; stepdaughters, Julie Dennis (Jim) of Weirton, WV, Patty Shivener (Greg) of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Anita Hayes of Weirton, WV; ten grandchildren; two great- grandchildren.

According to George’s wishes, his body was donated to the Human Gifts Registry/Anatomy Dept. of West Virginia University.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 6, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the Weirton Heights Church of Christ, 3169 Pennsylvania Avenue, Weirton, WV.

Visitation with his family will be held at the church from noon until time of the memorial service at 1 p.m.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Weirton, WV.