Charles Sisk Jr., 95, of Leetown passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020.

Born January 30, 1925 in Leetown, he was the son of the late Charles C. Sisk Sr. and Muzetta Puffinberger Sisk.

He retired from the Veterans Administration Hospital in 1980.

He served in the U.S. Army during WWII.

He was a longtime member of the Leetown Baptist Church.

He is survived by daughter Deborah S. Johnson and husband Phil, of Summit Point; three grandchildren, Chris Magaha and wife Michelle of Wake Forest, NC; Anne Miller and husband Will of Shepherdstown, WV; Megan Wymer and husband Tad of Leesburg, VA; great grandchildren Caitlin Magaha, Madison Magaha, Peyton Wymer, Ella Wymer; sisters Betty Payne and Joyce Valeri; brother Allen Sisk; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife Nellie Sisk who passed Nov. 21, 2009; daughter Doris Benfield; two sisters; and two brothers.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, November 5 at Pleasant View Memory Gardens in Martinsburg with Dr. Keith Berkeley officiating.

Arrangements are by the Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town.

Charles was a proud veteran. Instead of flowers, please do something kind for a veteran in his memory.

Please sign the online guestbook and view his obituary at

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