- February 7, 1922 - July 14, 2011
- Moorefield, West Virginia
of Sylvanus' Passing
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Sylvanus was born on February 7, 1922 and passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2011.
Sylvanus was a resident of Moorefield, West Virginia at the time of his passing.
He was a 1946 Graduate of Nashville Auto Disel College as an Auto-Diesel Technicain.
He was a US Navy veteran whom enlisted on September 29, 1942 and was discharged on January 4, 1946. He achieved the rank of Machinist Mate Second Class (T) (CB). He was awarded the Pacific Theater Ribbon, American Theater Ribbon and the Victory Medal. During his enlistment he was stationed at the USNTC Davisville, RI, the 57th US Navy Construction Battalion, the 35th US Navy Construction Battalion, the 44th US Navy Construction Battalion and served aboard the SS Del Brasil.
He is survived by his wife Bernice.
Funeral Services will be conducted 3:00 PM Sunday, July 17, 2011 at the Fraley Funeral Home Chapel, 107 Washington St, with Pastor Don Knotts officiating. Interment will follow with Military Graveside Rites accorded by the US Navy at Walnut Grove Gardens, SR 55, Moorefield, WV. The family will receive friends from 5 ¯ 8 PM Saturday at the funeral home.