Jack K. Ahart, 72, of Parkersburg passed away Dec. 4, 2013, at his residence.
He was born in Wood County, the son of the late Roy E. and Edith Enoch Ahart.
He was a U.S. Navy veteran and had retired from GE Plastics after 30 years of service. He was a member of the Parkersburg Masonic Lodge, the VFW and the American Legion. He enjoyed camping and fishing and was a member of the Edgelawn United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Patricia Purcell Ahart of Parkersburg; his daughter, Deborah Gray of Belpre; his granddaughter, Meighan Gray McFee of Parkersburg and her fiancee, Charles Church; his brothers, Roy Ahart Jr. of Vienna, Jerry Ahart of North Carolina and Kenneth Ahart of Parkersburg. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Dedra Ahart; his brothers, Donald and Michael Ahart; and his sisters, Patty and Judy Ahart.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Sunset Memory Gardens Chapel of Peace. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at the Leavitt Funeral Home in Parkersburg.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.leavittfuneralhome.com