Della J. Rymer

Della Jean McCartney Rymer, 84, a resident of Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center and a former resident of Weston, passed from this life Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at Davis Medical Center in Elkins. She had been in her usual health, and death was unexpected.

Della was born Thursday, July 12, 1934, in Lewis County, a daughter of the former, Hartsel and Edith McCartney.

She was twice married. First, she was married to Robert Ramsey, who survives in Roanoke and second, to Carl Rymer, who preceded her in death.

Left to cherish Della’s memory is her daughter, Beverly Turner and husband, Lawrence, five grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and one great-grandchild due in January, a special friend, Kim Ramsey, a special niece, Paula Ramsey, and several other nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents and husband, Della was preceded in death by her son, Robert Allen Ramsey, three brothers and one sister. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Della’s request for cremation was honored and there will be no services.

The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Della Jean McCartney Rymer. Send online condolences to the family at