Edward Mitchell Aftanas, 68, of Follansbee, WV passed away May 21, 2014 at home.
He was born August 25, 1945 to the late Joseph and Evelyn Oden Aftanas.
He retired from Weirton Steel Corp. as a foreman of the tin mill. He was an Army veteran who served during Vietnam.
A Baptist by faith and was a member of the American Legion Post 45 Follansbee, and a member of the Weirton VFW.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Annette Ferrell Aftanas.
He is survived by his two daughters, Tammy Chase and her husband Wayde of Follansbee, WV, Melissa Bartz and her husband Christopher of Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, NC; a brother, Robert Aftanas and his wife Margaret of Wellsburg, WV. Four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren also survive.
Visitation will be Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 4 p.m. until the time of service at 6 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, WV with Pastor Tim Colvin officiating.
Interment will be at the convenience of the family at Oak Grove Cemetery, Follansbee, WV.
Online condolences can be made to Reasnerof Wellsburg.com.