Orville Ray Yoak, 71, of White Pine, W.Va., passed away June 26, 2013, at Minnie Hamilton Health Care of Grantsville.
He was born Feb. 28, 1942, in Grantsville and was a member of Union 798, of Tulso, Ohio, and was a retired journeyman.
Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Madeline Kelley Yoak; four children, Kelli (Scott) Whytsell, Terry (Kelly) Yoak, Jeff (Leslie) Yoak and Matt (Pauline) Yoak; four grandchildren Jessica (Timothy) Donaldson, Nicholas (Kaitlyn) Whytsell, Kassidy and Keira Yoak.; two step-grandchildren Logan and Lordon Conlisk; two great-grandchildren Cole and Saylah Donaldson; two brothers, Billy Joe Yoak (Connie) and Robert Yoak (Delores); four sisters, Grace Richards, Evadeen Kesler, Edna Robinson and Hazel Tingler (Ray) .
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elias and Ollie Kight Yoak; one son, Michael Ray Yoak; one brother, Norman Yoak; and two brothers-in-law,
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Stump Funeral Home in Grantsville. The Rev. Carroll McCauley and the Rev. Rick Metheney will officiate. Interment will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. today.