William Arden Sponaugle, 82 of Weirton, WV passed away Friday, March 18, 2016 in The Laurels of Steubenville in Steubenville, OH. Born September 30, 1933 in Auburn, WV, he was a son of the late Arden and Eva (Adams) Sponaugle. He was also preceded in death by his brothers Homer, Duwane and Carlos Sponaugle. William was pipefitter and retired from Weirton Steel after 38 years of service. He served in the United States Army. He attended Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church in Weirton, WV. William enjoyed his retirement years by spending time with his family, which he treasured very much. He is survived by his wife Shirley Sponaugle; sons William (Linda) Sponaugle, Jr. of Troy, WV, Stephen (Pamela) Boyd Sponaugle of Weirton; daughter Martha Ann (Mike) Whicker of King, NC; sisters Orlena (Harvy) Roderick of Missouri, Evaline Lowther of Troy, WV; 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. In honoring William's wishes, there will be no visitation and private funeral services will be held at the discretion of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV 26062 Visitation: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062 Service: Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. I worked with Bill in the mill. He will be missed by all who knew him. My prayers are with his family at this time of sorrow.

  2. May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

    May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

    May your memories of William Arden Sponaugle, give you peace, comfort and strength…

    Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.

    I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

    US Army Veteran, William Arden Sponaugle, “A True American Hero” God Bless†

    † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 â€

  3. I miss you so much pap I love You and my mom a rejoicing up in heaven. I will see you on the other tell my mother hello for me I miss you both. Rip

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