- Local Guide
Harold Don Gaston Sr., 84, of Winchester, Va., died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at the home of his daughter.
He was born June 9, 1926, in Canoe Township, Rossiter, a son of the late Aaron and Minta (Seger) Gaston.
He served in the Navy during World War II.
Surviving relatives include his wife, Clara; two sons, Harold Don Jr. and Randy E.; two daughters, Patsy Carathers and Traci Shoberg, all of Virginia; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; five sisters, Ruby Craft of New Brighton, Annabell Agers of Baden, Hilda Mae Gaston of Punxsutawney, Shirley Cassidy of Ebensburg, and Joyce Corden of Johnstown; and a brother, Jack, of Punxsutawney.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Max, Lex and Gene; and two sisters, Alberta Hawk and Bernell Gaston.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, in Virginia.