05/06/07 - NNHS Newsletter - Cecil Polston

Cecil Polston
(d. 3 May 2007)

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,   

   I am sorry to report even more sad news this morning.  Cecil Poston, father of Vickie Polston Lisandrillo ('66) of FL, Sue Polston Clark ('67) of OH, Randy Polston of VA, and Chris Polston of FL, has passed away in Newport News at the age of 86.

From the Daily Press - 05/06/07:


Cecil Polston

NEWPORT NEWS - Cecil Polston, 86, of Newport News, passed Thursday, May 3, 2007, at Riverside Regional Medical Center. Mr. Polston was a mechanic with Newport News Shipbuilding for 20 years. A U.S. Army veteran of WWII, he received a Purple Heart and the Bronze Star. He loved to work in the yard; along with woodworking, he was an excellent mechanic who enjoyed visiting family, golfing, watching NASCAR and boxing. He was preceded in death by his brother, Gene Polston. Left to cherish his memory is his best friend and wife of 60 years, Esther Polston; two daughters, Vickie Lisandrillo and husband, Danny, of Pembroke Pines, Fla., and Sue Clark and husband, Kerry, of Canton, Ohio; two sons, Randy Polston of Newport News and Chris Polston of Ft. Myers, Fla.; a sister, Sarah Shearin of Portsmouth; a brother, Harold Polston of Nashville, Tenn.; and three grandchildren, Chris, Alexis and Christopher. A life celebration service will be held at 5 p.m. Monday, May 7, at the funeral home. Friends are encouraged to visit www.mem.com to share words of comfort with the family. Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2551 N. Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23666.

Published in the Daily Press on 5/6/2007.

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Bill and Vicki PABALAN (Suffolk, VA) - May 6, 2007

   Our deepest sympathies are extended to Mr. Polson's family and friends.

   Y'all take good care of each other!  TYPHOONS FOREVER!

                          Love to all, Carol


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Thanks, Joe!

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