|Birth: ||Feb. 1, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 5, 2012|
Harold Meigs Nuzum
Harold Meigs Nuzum, 92, of Fairmont passed away Monday, November 5, 2012 at John Manchin Sr. Health Care Center.
He was born in Fairmont on February 1, 1920, a son of the late Frederick Meigs and Iva Mae (Ostrowski) Nuzum.
Harold was retired from Monongahela Power Company, Rivesville Plant, in 1980 with 35 years of service as a machinist first class, high pressure welder, boiler, pipe fitter, machine and coal equipment specialist. In his earlier years, he had worked at Helmick Foundry Machine Company from 1939-1941, at Glen L. Martin Plant 2, Middle River, MD, and at Eastern Rolling Mill Company in Baltimore as a set-up inspector.
He was a graduate of East Fairmont High School Class of 1939 where he lettered in football and earned the nickname "Stonewall". He was a devout Christian who lived his faith. He and his late wife, Mary Louise, were long-time volunteers at the Fairmont Food Pantry.
He is survived by one son, Jude Meigs Nuzum and his wife Mary Anne of Kingston, RI, and four grandchildren, Christopher J. Nuzum and his wife Anne of Pawtucket, RI; Thomas Meigs Nuzum and his wife Julie of East Greenwich, RI; James M. Nuzum and his wife Elianna of Boston, MA; and Alisa K. McGann and her husband, Sean of Boston; and six great-grandchildren. Also surviving is a devoted step-son, William B. Menefee and his wife Pamela of Klamath Falls, OR, and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Mary Louise (Menefee) Nuzum, first wife, Mary Teresa (Seccuro) Nuzum, and a son, Robert J. Nuzum. He was also preceded in death by all six of his siblings.
Family and friends may call at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St. Fairmont on Monday from 9-11 am. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11 am with Pastor David Marsh officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Fairmont.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.carpenterandford.com
West Virginia, USA
Created by: S. McCoskey
Record added: Apr 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107755330
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