Michael "Skeeter" Resetar

August 17, 1928 ~ April 3, 2018 (age 89)

Michael “Skeeter” Resetar, 89, of Fairmont passed away Tuesday April 3, 2018 at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg. He was born on August 17, 1928 in Monessen, Pennsylvania son of the late John and Anna Almasi Resetar.

Michael retired from the Marion County Board of Education and taught driver's education. He last taught at North Marion High School. He graduated from Fairmont State College and received his Master’s degree from West Virginian University. He was a member of the V.F.W. Post 629 and the Eagles Club 2373. He was a veteran and served in the United States Army and was also Catholic by faith.

He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law Michael D. and Susan Resetar of Chicago, one daughter and son-in-law Patty Ann and Stephen Fletcher of Tampa, Florida, and one daughter-in-law Gayle Resetar of Pawleys Island, SC. He is also survived by five grandchildren Michael T. Resetar, Dr. Kaitlyn Ann Sapoznik, Patrick Fletcher, Stephanie Fletcher and Caroline Resetar, and one great granddaughter, Chloe Fletcher.

Michael is also survived by one brother Charles (Irene) Resetar of Monessen, PA, three sisters Mary (Paul) Tarasuk of Gaithersburg, Maryland, Sophie Resetar of San Francisco and Helen Resetar of Las Vegas, Nevada.

He is also survived by several nieces and nephews including his niece Anthenia and Gene Lamb of Fairmont, his close friend Harold “Bosco” Richards and his care giver and special friend Mary Gerau of Fairmont and all his friends at the V.F.W. and Eagles.  

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Anita Antionette “Bob” Tiano Resetar on May 15, 2015, one son Sam Scott Resetar, two brothers Andy (Louise) Resetar, and John Resetar and one sister Anne Wotkowski.

The family would like to thank the staff at the VA Medical Center, Marion County Meals on Wheels and the Marion County Senior Center.
Friends may call on Friday from 3-7:30 P.M. at Ross Funeral Home 801 Fairmont Avenue Fairmont. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home with Deacon Lou Belldina officiating. Interment will be at the West Virginia National Cemetery with full military honors at a later date.

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