Harold A. Blosser

Harold Avis “Jack” “Hickory” Blosser, 79, of Parkersburg, departed this life Feb. 15, 2014.

He was born Oct. 24, 1934, in Parkersburg, a son of the late Lloyd and Stella Blosser.

He worked at O’Ames, American Viscoe FMC and Voshel Furniture.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Helen Vaughn Blosser; seven children, Cynthia (Raymond) Barker, Diana (Robert) Wright, Sandra Blosser, Loretta (Bob) Enoch, Patrick (Sherry) Blosser, Carolyn (Sonny) Allen and David (Rosie) Blosser; 15 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; several sisters and brothers-in-law; several nieces and nephews; and many longtime friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Angela Barker Allagas; two grandsons, Ted Pittaway and Baby Boy Blosser; six brothers; and two sisters.

Service will be noon Wednesday at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Parkersburg. Burial will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be prior to the service Wednesday from 10 a.m.-noon at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to Sunset Memorial Funeral Home to assist the family.

Online condolences many be made by visiting www.sunsetparkersburg.com