Samuel C. Lescallette, 88 of Weirton, WV passed away Monday October 22, 2018 at the Weirton Geriatric Center.
He was born November 2, 1929 in Midway, PA. The son of the late Samuel P. and Cora Mae Chambon Lescallette.
He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Susan Jenkins (1997); sister, Doris Matchett.
Sam was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene; Three Score Seniors; a veteran of the United States Marine Corp, Korean War. Sam played locally in an orchestra for many years; former figure caller for square dances; he and his wife, Jessie sang together for many of the local senior clubs and church gatherings. He worked many years as a talented plasterer in the Tri-State area. He retired from the plant protection department of Weirton Steel Corp.
Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Jessie Mae Truex Lescallette; sons, Timothy Lescallette (Loretta) of Weirton, WV, Carter Lescallette of Jewett, OH; grandchildren, Geoffrey Jenkins (Rachelle) of New Cumberland, WV, Jessica Jenkins-Russell (Ethan) of Pittsburgh, PA, Logan P. Lescallette of Weirton, WV, Taylor Lescallette Wenzel (Nathan) of Philadelphia, PA, Emily Liller (Isaac) of Pataskala, OH, Madison Lescallette of Pittsburgh, PA, Carly Lescallette of Monaca, PA, Graham Lescallette of Columbus, OH; great grandchildren, Sam and Zachary Jenkins.
Visitation will be Thursday October 25, 2018 from 5 p.m. until time of the funeral/committal services at 6:30 p.m. at Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV where Pastor Larry Barkley will preside. Private burial will take place, Friday at Grandview Cemetery, Florence, PA.