|Phillip W. Calebaugh, Sr., 92 of Elizabeth, West Virginia, passed away July 2, 2010 at Eagle Pointe Nursing of Parkersburg, WV.|
He was born July 9, 1917, in Cherry, Wirt County, WV the son of the late Madison and Lena (Allen) Calebaugh. He was a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930's. He drove truck for Huffman Trucking hauling gasoline for over 42 years, and worked at Ravens Metal as a night watchman.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, tinkering with motors, boating and water skiing when younger.
He is survived by his 3 daughters, Barbara (Danny) Nicholson of Pennsboro WV, Phyllis (Mike) Rosko of Scotch Plains NJ and Pamela Cottrell Of Elizabeth; 1 son, Phillip Wayne Calebaugh Jr. of Elizabeth; 1 sister, Lucille Bernotwicz of New Carrolton MD; 12 grandchildren: Leroy Jones Jr., Mike Jones, Deanna Deem, Donnie Jones, Dave Jones, Debbie Easton, Michelle Johns, Sheryl Schreck, Andrea Rosko, Robin Cottrell, Becki Cottrell, and Sawna Calebaugh; 22 great grandchildren;
and 2 great-great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Elouise Goff Calebaugh; 1 daughter, Deanna Sue Jones; 2 brothers, Turner and John Calebaugh; 9 sisters, Nancy Thorne, Virginia Stoer, Kate Mills, Rebecca Calebaugh, Louellen Ward, Georgia Gibbs, Billie Sweet, Dorothy Gibbs and Margarette Justice; 3 sons-in-law, John W. Cottrell Jr., Howard Leroy Jones Sr. and Raymond Easton; several nieces and nephews.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday July 6 at Matheny Whited Funeral Home of Elizabeth. Interment will be at Beulah Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday July 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. and 9 a.m. Tuesday until time of the service.