HILL, Ralph William “Bill”, Jr., 80, of Weirton, passed away at his home on Monday, March 3, 2014, the birthday of his beloved late wife Billie Lee.
He was born in Big Flint, WV on August 7, 1933, a son to the late Ralph W. Hill, Sr. and Virginia Sadler Hill.
On February 27, 1955, Ralph was joined in marriage to Billie Lee Fox Hill, who passed away on May 5, 2013. He is also preceeded in death by his brother, George Hill.
Ralph was retired from Weirton Steel Corporation as a Craneman in the Sheet Mill. He was a United States Navy veteran of the Korean War and a member of Christ United Methodist Church in Weirton. He was a devoted and loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
Ralph is survived by his daughter, Michelle Tirreno (Louis) of Beaver, PA; sons, Mark R. Hill of Savannah, GA, and Richard G. Hill (Nadine) of Follansbee, WV; brothers, James Hill (Billie) of Big Flint, WV, and Richard Hill (Phyllis) of Pratesville, AL; sister, Joette Siebel of Parkersburg, WV; grandchildren, Brandon, Whitney, Brianna, and Brittaney; and six great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at the Steel and Wolfe Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV, on Wednesday, March 5 from 5-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 6 at the funeral home with Pastor Michaela Jasper officiating. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens with military honors provided by V.F.W. Post No. 2716 Firing Squad and American Legion Post No. 10 Honor Guard.
Online condolensces may be addressed to www.steelandwolfe.com