George W. "Wes" Whitehead, 89, of North Huntingdon, passed away Sunday, April 18, 2021 at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. He was born July 25, 1931 in North Huntingdon, a son of the late George and Mary (Scott) Whitehead. Prior to his retirement, George was a supervisor for AT&T and a member of the Norwin Church of the Nazarene. He was a world traveler, enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, carpentry and was an all around handyman. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Scott, two brothers, Melvin and Kenneth Whitehead.
He is survived by his loving wife, Donna (Redinger) Whitehead; two sons, Wesley (Mary Etta), Dave (Valerie), four grandchildren, Jonathan (Melissa), Nathan (Jennifer), David (Leah), Wendy (Craig) Martelle and daughter in law Mary Whitehead.
Friends will be received on Tuesday 4-8 p.m. at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. Service 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment Penn Lincoln Memorial Park. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published April 18, 2021.