HARRISVILLE, W. Va. - Gerald Hunter Bhe Sr., 63, of Harrisville, W.Va., died Nov. 12, 2012, at his residence.
He was born June 1, 1949, at Marion Center, Pa., the son of the late Donald and Doretha Alfreda Ward Bhe.
Gerald was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a retired truck driver for Braziel Trucking in California and a member of Highland Christian Church. He was a life member VFW, Military Order of the Coties, American Legion and DAV in Ione, Calif.
He is survived by his wife, Karen Sue Strawderman Bhe; son, Gerald Hunter Bhe Jr. of East Rochester, Ohio; stepchildren, Jeffery Allen Pitts of Randelman, N.C., John Thomas Pitts of Zanesville, Ohio, and Melissa Kay Pitts of Kansas; brothers, Leslie Ward Bhe and Kevin Layne Bhe, both of Salem, W.Va., and Scott Allan Bhe of Merrillville, Ind.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Donald Bhe Jr., and Randall Dirk Bhe.
Services will be at the convenience of the family.
Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville, W.Va., assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McCulloughRaiguel.com.