Eugene Lenair Kessinger 68, of New Castle went to join his Lord and Savior on July 21, 2012.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eugene Wesley and Odessa Kessinger. He is survived by his wife Sharon Kessinger; children Maggie, Lauren, and Westly Kessinger, all of New Castle; brothers, Gary Kessinger of Waiteville, W. Va.; Garland (Sue) Kessinger of Lewisburg, W. Va.; Lionell (Lou) Kessinger of Roanoke; sister Joyce (Don) Henrick of Elkston, W. Va.; many nieces and nephews; and grandchildren of the heart Breonna, Mitchell, Madison, Makayla, Emily, Doug, Tashawna, Elle, Robert, Dalton, Dakota, Stephanie, Jaci, and Abby.
A graveside service was held on July 24 at Crossroads Church Cemetery with Pastor Kevin Altizer officiating.
Donations may be made to Paitsel Funeral Home, PO Box 326, New Castle, VA 24127 to help with funeral expenses.