James H. Edgell

EDGELL, James H. “Jim,” 87, of Pittsburgh, PA formerly of Steubenville, OH, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at the home of his son in Punxsutawney, PA.

He was born in Reader, WV on May 19, 1926, a son of the late Bruce and Effie Swiggar Edgell.

Jim was retired from Columbia Gas of West Virginia and was Methodist by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wif,e Arlette Davis Edgell; sons, Harold and Steven Edgell; 11 brothers and sisters.

Jim is survived by one brother, Archie (Frances) Edgell of Center Point, WV; three sons, Harvey (Debbie) Edgell of Punxsutawney, PA, Harley (Teri) Edgell of Jupiter, FL and Charles (Rose) Edgell of Weirton, WV; two daughters, Shirley (Joseph) Littleton of Toronto, OH and Sandra (Steve) Hollins of West Palm Beach, FL; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at Shorac Funeral Home (formerly McClaves), 611 N. 4th Street, Steubenville, OH on Sunday from 6-8 p.m., where funeral services will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. with Rev. Robert Meyer officiating.

Burial at Center Chapel Cemetery.

Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.