Wesley “Pete Mike” Allen Wiles Jr., 73, of Tunnelton, WV, died on Sunday, September 5, 2021, at Mon General Hospital in Morgantown, WV.
Wesley was born December 4, 1947, in Grafton, WV, a son of the late Wesley Emmet and Clara Belle (Fisher) Wiles.
He was a 1965 graduate of Tunnelton High School, a member of Grace House Church in Tunnelton and the Local Union 1980 District 2 United Mine Workers of America. He served in the US Army and was an avid WVU and Steeler fan and loved to hunt and fish. He loved to be with his family and especially his grandkids. Wesley was known to all in the community as Papaw. Wesley is survived by his wife of 55 years, Anna Lou (West) Wiles; two daughters and spouse, Cindy and L.J. Smouse of Albright and Sherri and David Biggins of Tunnelton; five grandchildren and spouses, Shelby & Ryan Johnson, Chyenne & John Dulin, Bryer & Makayla Smouse, Jesse Biggins & Fiancée Alisha Saunders, Colby Smouse; six great-grandchildren, Gunner & Hunter Swanson, Nash & Cooper Dulin, Sawyer Smouse, and Weston Wayne Johnson, who is on the way; and very special friends, Cecil Moats and Vicky Green.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother; Roy “Pickle” Wiles; one sister, Vicky Wiles. Friends may call at the Rotruck-Lobb Kingwood Chapel, 295 South Price Street on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, from 4-8pm. and on Thursday, September 9, 2021, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm the time of the funeral service in the funeral home chapel with Pastor David Biggins and Pastor Anthony Favro officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. View Cemetery in Tunnelton.
The family requests that any memorial donations be made in Wesley’s memory to Preston County Humane Society, P.O. Box 395, Kingwood, WV 26537.
Personal condolences may be offered to the family online at www.rotruck-lobb.com.
Preston County Humane Society
P.O. Box 395, Kingwood WV 26537