Obituaries

Geraldine Barrick

Geraldine Gayle McGee Barrick, 79, a resident of Mill Creek, passed from this life Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Davis Medical Center and under the care of West Virginia Caring. Geraldine was born Tuesday, Jan. 23, 1940, in Huttonsville, a daughter of the late Jared McGee and Lucy Swecker ...

Willidene Marsh

Willidene Mae Marsh, 88, a resident of Philippi, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at her home. Willidene was born Sept. 28, 1930, in Moatsville, a daughter of the late Ernest Cleophus Marsh and Manda Margaret (Annon) Marsh Bolyard and stepfather, Paul R. ...

Roeda E. Miller

Roeda Ellen Miller, 85, a resident of Porterwood, departed this life Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Cortland Acres at Thomas. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are under the direction of the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home for Roeda Ellen Miller. Condolences may be expressed to the family at ...

Willidene Marsh

Willidene Mae Marsh, 88, a resident of Philippi, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at her home. Willidene was born Sept. 28, 1930, in Moatsville, a daughter of the late Ernest Cleophus Marsh and Manda Margaret (Annon) Marsh Bolyard and stepfather, Paul R. ...

Clay V. Thorne

Clay Vincent Thorne, 52, of Petersburg, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at his home. A Celebration of Life service will be Sunday, May 26, at 7 p.m. at the Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg.

Roeda E. Miller

Roeda Ellen Miller, 85, a resident of Porterwood, departed this life Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Cortland Acres at Thomas. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are under the direction of the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home for Roeda Ellen Miller. Condolences may be expressed to the family at ...

Joyce A. Hoffman

Joyce Ann Fout Hoffman, 72, of Elkins, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital. Death was unexpected. Joyce is survived by husband James Hoffman; son David Hoffman and grandchildren Tyler, Shelby and Christina and her family; daughter Amy Hoffman Mattingly, her husband, ...

Betty L. Smith

Betty Lou Smith, 90, of Weston, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019, in Crestview Nursing Home of Jane Lew, following an extended illness. She was born, April 15, 1929, in Lewis County, a daughter of the late Hurley and Belva Brinkley Turner. Betty was the last surviving member of her ...

Joyce Varner

Joyce Varner of Durbin, died peacefully, at the age of 80, May 21, 2019, in her home surrounded by her family. Born Oct. 7, 1938, she was a daughter of the late Leo Walter and Marie Simmons Young. Joyce was a pillar of her community both though her love and notoriety of cooking and her ...

Patricia G. Neely

Patricia “Trish” Gail Wedig Neely, 72, a resident of Valley Head, passed from this life Sunday, May 19, 2019, at home surrounded by family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Visitation will be held at the Randolph Funeral Home Thursday from 6 until 8 p.m. A funeral service will be ...

Nora L. Fultz

Nora Lee Fultz, 90, of Buckhannon, died Monday, May 20, 2019, at Serenity Care Home in Buckhannon. She was born May 30, 1928, in Evergreen, a daughter of the late Daniel and Maude Howes Bragg. On Feb. 8, 1947, she married Reatice L. Fultz, who preceded her in death on Dec. 30, 2011. In ...

James Morrison

James “Jim” or Jimmy” Bryan Morrison passed from this life on May 17, 2019, at his home in Renick. A celebration of Jim’s life will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at the Lantz Funeral Home in Buckeye. Online condolences may be made at Lantzfuneralhome.com.

Judith E. Canales

Judith Evelyn Rusch Canales, 75, a resident of Elkins, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, following an extended illness. Friends may call from 10 until 11 a.m. Thursday, May 23, at St. Brendan Catholic Church in Elkins. A Mass of Christian Burial will ...

Carl Cochran

Carl Cochran, 56, of Warrenton, Missouri, original from Beverly, died March 9, 2019. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 26, at the Izaak Walton League on Files Creek Road. All friends and family are invited.

Joseph K. Pritt

Joseph Keith Pritt of California, formerly of Hillsboro, passed away in California. A celebration of Joseph’s life will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 26, at Lantz Funeral Home in Buckeye. Online condolences may be made at Lantzfuneralhome.com.

Loretta J. DiMaio

Loretta Jean DiMaio, 78, of Thomas, passed away May 12, 2019 at Cortland Acres in Thomas. She was born Sept. 7, 1940, in Thomas, a daughter of the late Nick and Phillipine DiMaio. She is survived by one sister, Ann D. Baldwin; and one nephew, Mark Baldwin and wife, Sharon, all of Bowie, ...

Twila M. Hogbin

Twila Maxine “Babe” Hogbin, 96, of Petersburg, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019, at Piney Valley Rehabilitation Care Center in Keyser. Family will receive frhttp://www.theintermountain.com/wp-admin/post-new.phpiends Thursday from 10 till 11 a.m. at Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg. ...

Ethel J. Corbin

Ethel Judy Darnell Corbin, 80, of Camp Creek, formerly of Elkins, died Saturday, May 18, 2019, at her home with her family by her side. Born Dec. 6, 1938. in Raleigh County, she was the daughter of the late John Eller and Pina Rosabelle Meadows Darnell. She was a graduate of Spanishburg ...

John E. Ree Jr.

John Edward Ree Jr., 60, a resident of Norton, passed from this life Sunday, March 19, 2019, at his home. He had been in his usual health and death was unexpected John was born Saturday, June 7, 1958, in Elkins, a son of the late John Edward Ree Sr. and Betty Helmick Rock, who survives. On ...

Patricia G. Neely

Patricia “Trish” Gail Wedig Neely, 72, a resident of Valley Head, passed from this life Sunday, May 19, 2019, at home surrounded by family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Trish was born Monday, Oct. 21, 1946, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Frank Albert ...