Ted Elmer Been


Mr. Ted Elmer Been, 83 , a resident of the Chenoweth Creek Community, Elkins, passed away Friday morning, Aug. 24, 2018, at this home.

He was born Feb. 20, 1935, at Buckhannon, a son of the late Teddy Edwin Been and the late Lena Madaline Haymond Been.

On Sept. 2, 1961, at Spelter, he was married to Janet Mae McDaniels Been, who survives in Elkins.

Also surviving are one son, Timothy Been, of Clarksburg; two daughters, Sheila Roscoe, of Harpers Ferry, and Rebecca Bailey, of Clarksburg. Two brothers, Doyle Been, of Clarksburg,and David Been, of Washington state; one sister, Brenda Murphy, of Texas; four grandchildren; and four greatgrandchildren also survive.

Also preceding him in death was one sister, Felicity Shiffra; and one brother, William Been.

Mr. Been was employed by Air Gas for 53 years retiring as a manager. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, the Tygart Valley Muzzleloaders and was a protestant by Faith.

Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28, from the funeral home chapel with Pastor Dave Collins officiating.

Interment will follow in the Elkins Memorial Gardens on the Country Club Road.

The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Ted Elmer Been.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.