Denver Lee Rosier, Sr., 81, a beloved husband, father and grandfather, of St. George, passed away from this life into the arms of his savior Monday, May 5, 2014.
He was born May 15, 1932, a son of the late Saul and Cora Isabelle (Channel) Rosier.
On June 27, 1953, he was united in marriage to the former Virginia "Vergie" (Ball) Rosier, who survives.
Also surviving are daughter, Barbara Mathias and husband, Tom, of Moorefield; son, Denver Lee Rosier Jr. and wife, Connie, of Elkins; daughter, Carolyn Pifer and husband, Kevin, of St. George; grandsons, Justin and Amanda Campbell, Wyatt and Stephanie Pifer and Jonathan and Jennifer Rosier; granddaughter, Jessy and Justin Vandevender; stepgrandchildren, Melissa and Jeremy Sexton, Michael Mathias and Megan Mathias; two great-granddaughters and eight stepgreat-grandchildren; and special nephew and wife, Robert and Beverly Rosier
Mr. Rosier was preceded in death by a precious grandson, Aaron Logan Campbell; two brothers, Stearl and Vance Rosier; and one sister, Stella Rosier Sherman.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1955-1957 as a radar operator and the A.A.A. Artillery. He worked in the logging industry for 23 years, was a heavy equipment operator, auctioneer and Farm Family insurance agent. He also built furniture and cabinets as owner/operator of Rosier's Wood Work Shop.
Friends will be received at Sycamore Grove Church, 219 Bull Run Road, Parsons today from 5-8 p.m. and Thursday from 9-11 a.m. the service hour with Rev. Pat Cassidy officiating. Interment will follow in the Harsh Family Cemetery on Clover Run in Tucker Co. with military honors being accorded. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Harsh Family Cemetery c/o Robert Rosier 4193 Clover Run Rd. Montrose, WV 26283. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.wrightfuneralhomeservices.com.