PARICH, Samuel, Jr., 90, formerly of Weirton, passed away on Monday December 2, at the Carriage Inn of Cadiz.
A son of the late Samuel Sr. and Sophie Zatezalo Parich, he was born in Belmont County, OH, on October 26, 1923.
He was a Purple Heart recipient while serving with the U.S. Army during World War II, and he retired from Weirton Steel.
Survivors include his daughter, Valerie Parich of Weirton; his stepson, John Bay of New Zealand; his stepdaughter, Terri Oguz of Virginia; three stepgrandchildren; and six stepgreat-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, V. Dollie Stock, and Sophia Connovitch.
In fulfilling his wishes, no services are planned and he is in the care of the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester.