Harold D. Wohlford, 79, of Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at 1:50 p.m. at Norwood Health and Rehabilitation, Huntington.
Mr. Wohlford graduated in 1952 from Roanoke High School. He worked as a foreman from Schacht Rubber from 1955 to 1981 and worked at Huntington Reservoir from 1981 to 1999.
He was born Jan. 5, 1934, in Roanoke to Walter V. and Grace Christ Wohlford. He married Sybble L. Miller on Nov. 1, 1952, in Benton, AR. She survives in Huntington.
Additional survivors include three sons, Larry Lee Wohlford, of Norfolk, VA; Dennis Ray Wohlford, of Huntington; and Michael Dan (Patricia) Wohlford, of Wabash; two daughters, Debra Jo (Alfred) Mitchell, of Wabash; and Brenda Kay Benson, of Roanoke; two brothers, Paul Jay (Shirley) Wohlford, of Anderson, and Stephen Lynn (Mary Ann) Wohlford, of Indianapolis; two sisters, Carolyn May (Glenn) Bansbach, of Lakeland, FL, and Sandra Ellen Wiley, of Roanoke; 13 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Calling is Friday, April 19, 2013, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Deal-Rice Funeral Home, Huntington Chapel, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington. A service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, April 20, 2013, at 11 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Rev. Doug Shaw will officiate.
Gifts to the family may be made in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.dealricefuneralhomes.com.