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Jack Pancake

June 9, 1926 ~ August 3, 2017 (age 91)

Jack Pancake, 91, of Milton, husband of Betty Miller Sunderland Pancake, passed away on August 3, 2017 at Midland Meadows Assisted Living Facility in Ona, WV. Born on June 9, 1926 in Milton, WV, he was a son of the late Virgil and Delpha Richmond Pancake. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Diamond Pancake and a grandson, Jamie Bryan. Jack was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII having served two enlistments, one in the South Pacific and one teaching at the Naval Academy in Bethesda, Maryland. He was a member of the Milton Methodist Church and served on many committees and boards. He was retired from Union Carbide Corporation and assisted with starting up a new plant in Brazil where he lived for a year. Jack loved hunting, fishing, and camping. In addition to his wife, Jack is survived by one son, Allen Dane (Brenda) Pancake; one daughter, Jackie Jo Bryan; one step-son, Michael (Marianne) Sunderland; one step-daughter, Charlotte (Jeff) Sunderland Vossler; grandchildren, Kelly Lynn (John) Bartenslager, Scott (Alycia) Pancake and Corey (Tiffany) Bryan; step-granddaughter, Ammie (Jamie) Hiser and six great-grandchildren, Kellen, Maggie and Isiah Bartenslager, Carley and Lily Bryan and Lyla Pancake. Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. at Heck Funeral Home, Milton. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial with Military Honors will follow at the Milton Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in Jack’s honor to the Milton Methodist Church, Box 597, Milton, WV 25541 or to the Hospice of Huntington. Condolences may be expressed to the family at

 Service Information

August 6, 2017

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Heck Funeral Home
1007 Smith St.
Milton, WV 25541

Funeral Service
August 7, 2017

11:00 AM
Heck Funeral Home
1007 Smith St.
Milton, WV 25541

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