Charles Metz

Charles E. Metz, 85 of Weirton, WV passed away Sunday August 26, 2018 at the Weirton Medical Center.

He was born December 18, 1932 in Mannington, WV.

He was the son of the late John Lester Metz and Agnes Hayes Metz.

He was also preceded in death by his wife of 38 years, Emma C. Kleiner Metz (2015); sons, William Richard Metz, Charles Rodney Metz; grandson, Aaron Bowen Griffin; sister, Josephine Rush; brother, John Lester, Jr.; half- brothers, Robert Russell Metz, Roy Lee Metz. Charles was a member of Mercy Baptist Church; a United States Army Veteran of the Korean War. He retired from the machine shop of Weirton Steel Corp. as an assemblyman.

Surviving are his daughters, Debora Griffin (late Dean) of Marianna, FL, Darla Cassiadoro (James) of Weirton, WV, Susan Dornbusch (late Rick) of Weirton, WV, Marcia Tolbert (John) of Richmond, OH; sister, Nada Spencer (Marshall) of Weirton, WV; 12 grandchildren, 19 great-grand children.

Visitation will be Wednesday August 29, 2018 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV. Additional visitation will be Thursday from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral at 11 a.m. at Mercy Baptist Church, 3474 Pennsylvania Avenue, Weirton, WV with Pastor Marlin Hawley presiding.

Entombment will follow at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens. www.steeland wolfe.com.