Alma A. Marcho

Alma Anna Marcho, 77, a resident of Baughman Street, Philippi, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

Alma was born on Feb. 15, 1942, in Cassity, a daughter of the late Howard R. and Mary Olive (Knotts) Lantz.

Twice married, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Arthur R. Flint as well as her second husband, Edward H. Marcho.

Alma is survived by one daughter, Sara J. Flint Jones and companion Samuel Boylen of Philippi and one son, Kenneth (Kenny) E. Flint of Clarksburg. Also surviving is one sister, Barbara A. Bragg and husband Roy Jr. of Belington, and a few nieces, along with one special great-niece, Michelle Poe, who assisted with her final days, as well Michelle’s son, Remington and Michelle’s companion, Darin Blake of Belington, nephews, great-grandnieces and great-grandnephews, all of Belington and Buckhannon area.

Alma was also preceded in death by one son, Ian Mark Flint and three brothers, William “Bill” Lantz, John H. Lantz and Jim Lantz.

Alma was a homemaker who enjoyed playing bingo, knitting and spending time with family and friends. She was Methodist by faith.

Friends will be received at Wright Funeral Home, 220 N. Walnut St. in Philippi on Friday, March 15, from 6 – 8 p.m. and on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., the service hour, with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery at Hinkleville. Condolences may be expressed to the family at