John W. August, 76, of New Castle, PA, passed away December 13, 2017 at Golden Hill Nursing Home.
Born December 17, 1940 in Birchton, WV, he was the son of Willy and Irene Adkins August.
He married Bonny Reynolds August on June 15, 1974 whom survives.
He was a member of Stickney Community Church in WV, and graduated from Marsh Fork High School.
John had a love for cooking and enjoyed watching football and boxing.
Along with his wife Bonny, John is survived by two sons, John (Allison) August II of Florida and Richard Slagle of New Castle; two brothers, Ray (Barbara) August of Brunswick, Ohio and Gary August of Charleston, WV; and one sister, Sandy (Enoch) Hamilton of Ravenswood, WV.
He was preceded by his parents, three brothers, and two sisters.
Visitation will be held on Saturday from noon to 2 PM at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 2429 Wilmington Rd.
A funeral service will immediately follow visitation at 2 PM at the funeral home, with Rev. Jerry Brown officiating. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered at www.cunninghamfh.com
Published on December 13, 2017