Obituaries

Edgar Arlie ‘Sonny’ Carr

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 5-7 p.m. Sunday. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home Monday, Nov. 6, at 11 a.m. The Rev. Eli D. Hostetler will officiate, and interment will follow at the Maplewood Cemetery at Elkins. The Lohr ...

Mary T. Welch

Mary T. Welch, 83, a resident of Elkins, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at her home. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. today from the Tomblyn Funeral Home chapel with Pastor Mike House officiating. Interment will follow in St. Vincent Cemetery at Kingsville. The Tomblyn Funeral ...

Edgar Arlie ‘Sonny’ Carr

Edgar Arlie “Sonny” Carr, 67, a resident of Wymer, departed this life Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at the WVU Hospital at Morgantown, under the care of West Virginia Caring. He was born Monday, Jan. 30, 1950, at Elkins, a son of the late Edgar Lee and Cora Jane Haddix Carr. He had never ...

Patricia Ann Stewart Swecker

Mrs. Patricia Ann Stewart Swecker, 76, a resident of Kingwood, departed this life Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Ruby Memorial Hospital under the care of Hospice, following a short illness. She was born Feb. 18, 1941, at Elkins, a daughter of the late Emery Oat and Beulah Shreves Stewart. On ...

Robert ‘Glen’ Schoonover

Robert “Glen” Schoonover, 89, passed from this world into a wonderful place called Heaven on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017. He was born on Nov. 30, 1927, at Elkins, the youngest of 11 children, to the late William and Minnie (Triplett) Schoonover. To greet him at the golden gates with ...

Marsha Ann Allman

Marsha Ann Allman, age 63, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at her home. She was born June 18, 1954, in Buckhannon, a daughter of the late James Burton and Ruth Mahala Bennett Oldaker. On Feb. 24, 1984, she married Kenneth Allman, who survives. Also surviving are one son, ...

Robert H. Kittle

Robert H. Kittle, 74, passed into the loving arms of our Lord on Nov. 1, 2017, in his home, surrounded by family. Robert was born Jan. 30, 1943, to Gertrude Rowan and Junior Kittle. He is survived by his wife of over 51 years, Deborah Colerider Kittle; their daughter, Cindy McQuiston and ...

Cathy Jean Wilfong Jack

Cathy Jean Wilfong Jack, 64, a resident of Beverly, passed from this life Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at Davis Medical Center in Elkins. She had been in her usual health, and death was unexpected. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has ...

Mary T. Welch

Mary T. Welch, 83, a resident of Elkins, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at her home. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. today at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, from the funeral home chapel with Pastor Mike House officiating. ...

Frank Albert Hedrick

1923-2017 Frank Hedrick, beloved husband, father and grandfather, died peacefully on Oct. 27, 2017. A native of West Virginia, Frank was a Palm Coast, Florida resident for 25 years. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the Armed Guard division of the U.S. Navy on Allied Merchant ...

Joy A. Lanham

Joy A. Lanham, 76, a resident of Montrose, passed away Sunday evening, Oct. 29, 2017, in the Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 3, from the funeral home chapel ...

Humboldt Baker ‘Bud’ Yokum Jr.

Mr. Yokum’s request for cremation was honored. A gathering of friends will be held today from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Jabberwock Bar & Grill. The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Humboldt Baker “Bud” Yokum Jr. Condolences may be expressed to the family ...

Camella Lucille Tenney Warner

Camella Lucille Tenney Warner, 95, of Fairlawn Drive, Buckhannon, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at her home, with family by her side. She was born Dec. 1, 1921 in Hesper, a daughter of the late Loy and Blanch Crites Tenney. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by ...

Mary T. Welch

Mary T. Welch, 83, a resident of Elkins, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at her home. She was born May 3, 1934, at Coalton, a daughter of the late Lawrence and Bessie Simmons Shannon. On April 29, 1954, she married Charles F. Welch Sr., who survives in Elkins. Also surviving is one ...

Edgar Arlie ‘Sonny’ Carr

Edgar Arlie “Sonny” Carr, 67, a resident of Wymer, departed this life Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at the WVU Hospital at Morgantown, under the care of West Virginia Caring. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are under the direction of the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home for Edgar Arlie ...

Irene Fay Andrew

Irene Fay Andrew, 86, of Buckhannon, died Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, at her home. She was born April 23, 1931, in Canaan, a daughter of the late Ezra Perry and Gertrude Riley Strader. On May 17, 1948, she married Ernest Scott “Ernie” Andrew, who preceded her in death on Sept. 30, ...

Mary T. Welch

Mary T. Welch, 83, a resident of Elkins, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be under the direction of the Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins for Mary T. Welch. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.

Charles L. ‘Larry’ Garretson Jr.

Charles L. “Larry” Garretson Jr., 68, of Dunmore passed away Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, at his home. Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at New Hope Church of the Brethren in Dunmore. Online condolences may be made at Lantzfuneralhome.com.

Humboldt Baker ‘Bud’ Yokum Jr.

Humboldt Baker “Bud” Yokum, Jr., 79, a former resident of Elkins, and more recently a resident of Coalton, departed this life Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, at the Davis Medical Center at Elkins. He had been in declining health although death was unexpected. He was born Tuesday, Nov. 23, ...

Joy A. Lanham

Joy A. Lanham, 76, a resident of Montrose, passed away Sunday evening, Oct. 29, 2017, in the Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown. She was born April 4, 1941, at Elkwater, a daughter of the late Aldridge N. and Bertie Mae Harris Channell. On Dec. 6, 2011, at Hendricks, she was married to ...