John Joseph Isner, age 65, of West Main Street, Grafton, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013, at Wallace B. Murphy Nursing Care/NCF I, following an extended illness.
He was born in Grafton, July 8, 1947, a son of the late Charles R. Isner, Sr., and Emma Mamie (Ware) Isner.
John was a 1965 graduate of Grafton High School, and a graduate West Virginia University with a Bachelors degree in accounting. He was a Vietnam Veteran, having served in the US Navy where he was stationed in Guam and Okinawa. He worked as a bookkeeper, having been employed at Toothman Ford, and Refuse Control. He was a member of the VFW Memorial City Post #3081 of Grafton.
Surviving are: two brothers, Anton James “Jim” Isner and wife Charlene, of Florida, and Charles R. “Rich” Isner and friend Debbie, of Grafton; one sister, Rebecca Ann Willis, and husband Michael, of Grafton; one sister in law, Sheryl Isner, of Grafton; two aunts, Margaret Isner and Virginia Hulley, both of Grafton; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Paul William Isner.
Friends may call at Bartlett Funeral Home, 202 McGraw Ave., Grafton, on Saturday from 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 17, 2013, at the funeral home with Elder Mike Willis officiating.
Interment will be at the WV National Cemetery, Monday, February 18, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.
Military graveside rites will be accorded by the VFW Memorial City Post #3081, American Legion Taylor County Post #12, Central WV DAV Chapter 24, and their auxiliaries, and the US Naval Color guard.
Online condolences and sympathy gifts can be sent to the Isner family at www.bartlettfuneralhomewv.com.