MOYES Edward "Ronald", 73, of Glen Dale, W.Va., died Tuesday, June 25, 2013 in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, W.Va.
He was born October 1, 1939 in Clarksburg, W.Va., a son of the late Norman and Lucille McFarland Moyes, and his step-father, Floyd Slack.
Mr. Moyes was a retired pipefitter with Plumber & Steamfitters Local 83, Wheeling; a member of Glen Dale United Methodist Church; a long- standing member of the Moundsville Country Club; and a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Ronald Ervin Moyes; a sister, Kaye Lynn Slack; beloved dogs, Bernie, Bosco and Buster.
Surviving are his beloved wife of 47 years, Sylvia J. Moyes; a brother, William E. (Jo Ann) Slack of Moundsville, W.Va.; three brothers-in-law, Willis (Shirley) Roberts of Colliers, W.Va., Jimmy (Lorie) Roberts of Cross Lanes, W.Va., and Marvin (Mary) Roberts of Benwood, W.Va.; a goddaughter, Rose Marie Bolen; a great-niece, Ainsley Paige Horvath of Flushing, Ohio; several nieces and nephews.
Ron was a devoted husband to his wife, Sylvia, to whom he lovingly referred as "Sweet Pea."
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby- Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013 with Rev. John Morrison officiating.
Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling, W.Va.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall County Animal Shelter.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.altmeyer.com.