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Stevens & Grass Funeral Home

4203 Salines DR, Malden, WV

OBITUARY

George Anthony Litfin

April 5, 1926June 1, 2017

George Anthony Litfin, 91, of Charleston, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, with Lois, his wife of 49 years, by his side. He is also survived by his son, Chase (Kristi) LeBlanc, and his grandchildren, Lexy, CJ and Kit, all of Wheat Ridge, Colorado; additional survivors are his brother, James (Jan) Litfin of Topeka, Kansas; sisters, Mary Trewartha of Placerville, Calif., and Ann Knoblauch of Garvin, Minn.; also several special nieces and nephews. George was born in Buffalo, Minn., to Joseph F. and Florence Dodd Litfin on April 5, 1926. He left Minnesota during his teen years to join his brother, Joe, who was working on the Luark Ranch in Western Colorado. He left there to join the Maritime Service and was trained on Catalina Island, Calif., and sailed the Atlantic, Pacific and the Caribbean during WW II. He also served in the U.S. Army from 1949 to 1952 in Korea and was honorable discharged in 1952. After his marriage to Lois in 1968, they moved from Colorado to West Virginia. He owned and operated the Sissonville Car Wash from 1979 until 1992. George also retired as Superintendent of Grounds at West Virginia State College in 1989 and loved spending time working on golf courses in Colorado and West Virginia. In accordance with George's wishes, there will be no service or visitation. His ashes will be scattered at his chosen location at a later date. Heartfelt thanks to Hubbard Hospice House for their care of George and Lois. And to the many friends and family for all the prayers, love, support, calls and visits during this difficult time.

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Carol Lee

June 7, 2017

Lois, I am so sorry. You, Katie and I had some truly good times with the Altar Guild at Trinity.
She always hoped to see you again.
Sending you love.

Carol Lee

Randy May

June 6, 2017

I am sorry for your loss I worked for George at Scartlet Oaks when we cut the trees of the dairy farm. god bless him thats one boss I will never forget he was one of a kind rest in peace George Randy May

Carolyn Nelson

June 6, 2017

Lois Jean - I am so very sorry about George's passing. I miss you very much and pray we can get together soon. I know that God will hold you in His hands and protect you. Please let me know when you are ready to see me. Much love, Carolyn. Hugs.

Kaye

June 6, 2017

Thank you for your service to our country Mr. Litfin!

Joyce Cutlip

June 6, 2017

Lois.....I am so sorry for your loss. I know the pain you are going through. As much as we hate to give them up, we know they are home and no longer in pain. Cannot believe it has been 49 yrs...where does the time go? God Bless.
Joyce Cutlip

Mary Trewartha

June 2, 2017

Rest In Peace dear brother

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY