Michael D. Platt Sr., 77 of Wellsburg, West Virginia formerly of Washington died Wednesday-June 29, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born January 12, 1939 in Wellsburg, West Virginia the son of Ruel E. and Sara Dursella Edge Platt Sr. Mr. Platt was a graduate of Wellsburg High School. He was employed as a printer at the Federated Paper Board retiring in 1999. He was also employed at Graham Printing for 20 years. Mr. Platt was a member of United Paper Workers & Paper Makers Union. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and was an enthusiastic outdoorsman.
Surviving are three daughters; Barbara E. Arroyo of Follansbee, West Virginia, Carol Jean (Andrew) Masterson of North Carolina & Patricia Lynn Grinage (Richard Underwood) of Wellsburg, West Virginia, a sister; Dora Mae Hickman of Follansbee, West Virginia, a brother; Edward Francis Hickman, 12 Grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren and several nieces & nephews.
Mr. Platt was preceded in death by a son; Michael D. Platt Jr., a daughter; Christine Lynn Leavitt, 6 brothers; Ruel Platt, William Platt, Clarence Platt, John Platt, Robert Platt & Thomas Platt, a sister; Lillian Elaine Platt.
Friends will be received on Wednesday-July 6, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon the hour of service 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. Burial will follow in Prosperity Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the Washington Area Humane Society, P.O. Box 66 Eighty-Four Pa. 15330. Online condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com