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John “Johnny” Clare Bilotta, 81, of Shepherdstown, WV passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021.

  He was born July 17, 1939 in Fairmont, WV to the late Sonny Bilotta and Margaret Parker Bilotta.  Johnny’s mother passed away early in his life, and he was raised for much of his life by his dad and wife, Rose Bilotta.

 Johnny is survived by his wife, Claudetta; his son, Sonny; and two daughters, Peggy Dorr and husband, Will; and Rosemarie Reinhardt and husband, Chris.  He has five grandchildren: Tyler and Cameron Dorr and Ryan, Caitlyn and Jake Reinhardt.  He will miss his grandchildren dearly; his family was most important to him.

Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, 256 Halltown Road, Harpers Ferry, WV.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home two hours prior to the service.

Burial will be in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens in Fairmont, WV on Friday.

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