Patty Wimer

Patty Jo Wimer, 83, of Buckhannon, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston.

She was born Sept. 23, 1929, at Buckhannon, a daughter of the late Grant K. Crites and Madge C. Crites Crites VanGilder.

On June 6, 1948, she married William Willard Wimer, who preceded her in death Sept. 14, 1990.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmie Crites; a sister, Mary Louise Williamson; and a stepfather, Estel C. VanGilder.

Surviving are two sons, William W. Wimer II of Buckhannon and Thomas C. Wimer and wife, Michelle, of Harrisville, N.Y.; two grandsons, Thorne Thomas Wimer and Griffin Sovay, both of Harrisville; a granddaughter, Bianca Sovay of Harrisville; and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Wimer was a cashier for Alladin Food Service. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Buckhannon, a long-time member of United Methodist Women, a member of Upshur County Livestock Association, a member of Upshur County Farm Bureau, a life-time member of Oletha Chapter 82 Order of Eastern Star and the last surviving member of her bridge club.

Friends will be received Monday, Jan. 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. with an Eastern Star service at 7 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home in Buckhannon. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the Rev. Billee Scott Mick and the Rev. Dr. Harold Elmore officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery at Tallmansville.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.