William “Bill” Ellsworth, 91, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, formerly of Bellaire, Ohio, was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday February 17, 2008.
Bill was born October 16, 1916 in Bergholz, Ohio.
He was retired from the Ormet Corporation, and Construction Workers Union # 809 Steubenville, Ohio.
He was a member of the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, Bellaire, and Masonic Lodge # 181 F & AM of Bridgeport, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Von Zella Ellsworth.
Surviving is his wife of 62 years, Bertie Von Harding Ellsworth, three sons, William B Diane Ellsworth of Bridgeport, Ohio, Robert B. Ellsworth of Bellaire, Ohio and Robert Spencer of Virginia. Three grandchildren, Renee L. Ellsworth, Cory F. Ellsworth and Daryl L. Ellsworth, four great grandchildren; Dayshaud Ellsworth, Dominique Ellsworth, Demetrius Ellworth, and Corine Ellsworth. A host of nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends Tuesday 2-4p.m. & 6-8p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio and on Wednesday from 11a.m. until time of funeral service at 1p.m. with Pastor Robert. B. Ellsworth officiating.
Interment in Greenwood Cemetery Bellaire, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Pilgrim rest Baptist Church.
Condolences may be made to the family at altmeyer.com