Barbara Andrescavage

Barbara Jean Andrescavage, 60, of Rock Cave, died Wednesday, June 26, 2013, in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

She was born Nov. 25, 1952, in Mount Holly, N.J.,

Mrs. Andrescavage was a Christian by faith and the assistant director of West Virginia Chapter of Pointman Ministries in Rock Cave She was an amazing wife, mother, daughter and grandmother with a heart of gold. Barbara loved traveling all over the country with her family and devoted her life to doing God’s work. She will be greatly missed, but we know she is a beautiful angel in Heaven.

She is a daughter of Thelma A. Bates Banner of Glendora, N.J., and the late Harry Banner.

On Oct. 25, 1972, she married William C. Andrescavage, who survives.

In addition to her mother and husband, she is survived by three daughters, Melissa May Howard and husband, Frankie, of McDonald, Pa., Heather Victoria Hutson and husband, Brad, of Grafton and Katie Megan Andrescavage of Poplar Branch, N.C.; four grandsons, Zachary C. Burkhardt in U.S. Army, Tyler M. Burkhardt in U.S. Marine Corps both of Fort Benning, Ga., Lukas Howard of Canaan Valley and Aidan L. Goldsmith of Grafton; two granddaughters, Brittany M. Burkhardt of McDonald and Reese A. Hutson of Grafton; two brothers, Lee Banner of Fishkill, N.Y., and Sheldon Banner of Bethel Park, Pa.; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by one brother, Terry G. Banner.

Friends will be received today from 4 to 6 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. A private family burial will take place at a later date by the beach in a National Cemetery at Sarasota, Fla.

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