Dane A. Devore, 94 of Washington died Sunday-June 14, 2015 in his home with his family at his side. He was born March 13, 1921 in Washington the son of the late William H. and Pearl Taylor Devore Sr. Mr. Devore was employed at Hazel Atlas #2 as a glass worker and later was employed as a steel worker for Plas-Steel until his retirement. He enjoyed gardening, hunting and fishing, loved feeding the birds and was an avid Pirate & Steeler fan. Mr. Devore spent many years of his life enjoying his children and grandchildren with many memories to cherish.
Mr. Devore served in the United States Army during World War II receiving the Good Conduct Medal, the American Theatre Service Medal, the EAME Theatre Service Medal w/4 Bronze Stars & the World War II Victory Medal.
On June 10, 1942 he married Irene M. Lycett who preceded him in death.
Surviving are three daughters; Patricia Newman (Francis Watt) of Washington, Judy McCartney of Washington & Gail (Steve) Brezinski of Washington, sister; Lois (William) Hickman of Washington, eight grandchildren; Cammy (Mike) McAdams, Debra (Roger) Bess, J. D. (Jerry) Sumney, Cristy McCartney, Jeanie Phillips (Mike Eppolito), Carol (James) Richey, Mary Ann (Christopher) Bock & Stephen Brezinski, twelve great grandchildren, one great great grandchild & several nieces and nephews also survive.
Mr. Devore was preceded in death by his daughter; Ellen Devore, brother; William Devore Jr., three sisters; Freda Lewis, Fern Heatley and Rose Ray.
Friends will be received on Monday-June 15, 2015 from 7:00 -9:00 p.m. and on Tuesday-June 16, 2015 from 2:00 - 4:00 & 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc. Wilson at E. Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, supervisor/director, Susan Falvo Warco, director, S. Timothy Warco II, director. Additional visitation will be held from 10:00 am - 11:00 am the hour of a funeral service on Wednesday June 17, 2015 in the funeral home with the Rev. Michael Roach officiating. Burial will follow in the Washington Cemetery. Full military rites will be accorded by the American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post #175 and the United States Army. Memorial contributions may be made to the Washington City Mission, 84 West Wheeling Street Washington Pa. 15301. Online condolences may be expressed a twww.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com