Harold Bradley Eisiminger, 85, of Waynesburg, passed away Friday, November 2, 2018, in J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W.Va.
He was born May 31, 1933, in Waynesburg, a son of the late Jesse Lazear Eisiminger and Helen Walker Eisiminger.
He was a 1951 graduate of Waynesburg High School. He entered the U.S. Army in 1953 and served for two years.
Mr. Eisiminger lived his entire life on the family farm of his ancestors, raising purebred shorthorn cattle. He received the prestigious honor of being named Builder of the Breed from American Shorthorn Association in 1956. In 2015, he was honored at the North American International Livestock Exposition for having the oldest continuously registered herd of shorthorn cattle since 1883.
At the time of his death, he was serving as district director of Greene County Conservation District. Mr. Eisiminger was president of Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Association. He was a member of Greene County Fair Board for many years and had exhibited shorthorn cattle at the fair.
He was a member of Fairall United Methodist Church.
Bradley was blessed through the years. His entire life was spent with many good friends. He always enjoyed reminiscing about good memories of the past.
Surviving are his wife of 66 years, Shirley George Eisiminger; a son, Bret Eisiminger; and a granddaughter, Falyn Ava Eisiminger.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in Behm Funeral Homes Inc., 182 West High Street, Waynesburg, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 6, with Pastor Jacob Judy and Pastor Lanfer Simpson officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Whiteley Township.
Condolences may be expressed at www.behmfh.com.