Esterling, Guy Walter “Dub” Sr. 1948-2003

OCT. 16, 2003

GUY WALTER “DUB” EASTERLING, SR., 55, of New York Blvd., Weirton was called home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October7, 2003. He passed away at Weirton Medical Center following a sudden illness.
He was born January 10, 1948 in New Cumberland, a son of the late Ralph S. Easterling and Delphia L. Barton Ruley. he was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Herschel Ruley.
Dub was a retired Army veteran, fighting in Vietnam where he was seriously wounded. He was hopsitalized seveal years due to his extensive injuries. He enlisted in the military in 1966. He was a Christian by faith and a follMower of the Lord and a member of the Black Sheep Harley Davidson for Christ, a family oriented Christ motorcycle ministry, Sttel Valley branch. He was also a member of the Weirton VFW Post 2716, Weirton American Legion and the DAV.
Surviving are his wife, Mary Ellen Lengyel Easterling, at home; a son Guy W. Easterling, Jr. of Raleigh, NC; a daughter, Mrs. Alex (Felicia) Boord of Minerva, OH; a stepson, Michael Britton of Steubenville; a stepdaughter, Elizabeth Kaulfuss of Wake Forest, NC; three sisters, Patty I. Reed of Georgia, Sandra Kay of Aliquippa and Kandy Rice of New Cumberland; three brothers, James Easterling of New Cumberland, Danny Ruley of Califorinia and Keith Ruley of Wellsville; a step-mother, Erlene Easterling of Texas; his former wife, Doris Murry Easterling of Minerva and nine grandchildren, Lauren and David Boord, Dakota and Benita Easterling, Zach and Sydney McRoy and Emily, Cody and Michael Britton; he was very close to his nieces and nephews.
Funeral serices were held at the Turley Funeral Home on Saturday, October 11, 2003 at 11 a.m. with Don Lytle officiating. Military graveside services followed at the New Cumberland Cemetery.