Earlo Roland Pertz

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Earlo Roland Pertz

Age 90, of Weston, WV passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 in United Hospital Center of Bridgeport following an extended illness.

He was born in Weston, WV on April 17, 1928: son of the late John Pertz and Mary Blanch (Underwood) Pertz.

On December 04, 1964, he married Linda (West) Pertz, who survives.

Mr. Pertz is also survived by two children: Paige Pertz Ilkhanipour and husband Kamyar and Amber Pertz both of Pittsburgh, PA , several nieces and nephews and his grand dog: Sophie and grand cats: Barney and Zilla.

In addition to his parents, Earlo was preceded in death by three brothers: Edwin Pertz, Dr. Eldon Pertz and Gary Pertz and sister: Elsie Pertz.

Mr. Pertz was a sales manager with West Virginia Glass Specialty Company of Weston and later retired from the West Virginia Department of Highways in 2016 with over 20 years of service. He attended West Virginia Wesleyan of Buckhannon in Pre-Pharmacy and later attended West Virginia University. He was a veteran of the United States Army during the Korean Conflict where he was in the lab of a MASH unit.

Mr. Pertz was a member of ELK’s Club of Buckhannon, Loyal Order of Moose of Weston and the American Legion Post#4 of Weston. His hobbies included golfing, hunting, fishing and playing cards.

At Earlo’s request, he will be cremated and his ashes will be scattered on a sunny hillside in West Virginia.

Hardman-Paletti Funeral Home of Weston is honored and privileged to serve the family of Earlo Roland Pertz.

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