Wilmer R. Gorrell, 83


Wilmer R. Gorrell, 83, of Dover and formerly Carrollton and Minerva, died Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, in Union Hospital, Dover.

Born Dec. 12, 1932, in Weirton, WV, he was a son to Wilmer and Gladys (Pugh) Gorrell Sr.

He retired from Good Roads in Minerva where he worked for 20 years, and worked for American Roads in Minerva for 23 years. He was a member of Great Trail Church of God in Minerva.

He is survived by his wife, Genevieve (Dennis) Gorrell; stepchildren, Debra (Scott) Sindeldecker of Virginia, and Roger (Cheryl) Royer of Dennison; sister, Vera Prinkey of Carrollton; brother, Joseph (Bonnie) Gorrell of Carrollton; nephew, Lester (Velma) Wellen of Scroggsfield; eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a stepson, Terry Royer; and a sister, Ruth Wellen.

According to his wishes, he was cremated and a service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice. Those wishing to share condolences may sign the online register at www.gotschallfuneralhome.com.