Obituaries

Ialanta Woolwine

Ialanta “Jeanie” Woolwine, 76, a resident of Beverly, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at her home after a courageous battle with cancer. The family will receive friends from 9 - 11 a.m. today at St. Brendan Catholic Church in Elkins. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at ...

Louise R. Bennett

Louise Ritchie Bennett, 86, of Brandywine, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at Pendleton Manor. The family will receive friends from 5 - 7 p.m. Monday at Kimble Funeral Home in Franklin, where a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be ...

Andrew Goldizen

Andrew “Andy” Goldizen, 75, of Cabins, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. at Grant Memorial Hospital. Family will receive friends Sunday from 4 - 7 p.m. at Schaeffer Funeral Home. Funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in South Branch ...

Ialanta Woolwine

Ialanta “Jeanie” Woolwine, 76, a resident of Beverly, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at her home after a courageous battle with cancer. Jeanie was born Jan. 2, 1943, in Coalton, the daughter of the late Celia M. and Francesco Primavero. Jeanie is survived by her husband, ...

Mary A. Daft

Mary Anne Schmidlen Daft, 81, a resident of Beverly, passed from this life Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, at home surrounded by family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Mary Anne’s request for cremation was honored. A memorial service will be held at the Beverly Presbyterian Church Saturday, ...

Eli D. Hostetler

The Rev. Eli Dale Hostetler, 76, a resident of Elkins, went home to hear “Well Done, good and faithful one” on Feb. 26, 2019, from Mon Health in Morgantown. Eli was born Friday, June 5, 1942, in Hartville, Ohio, a son of the late Roman A. Hostetler and Malinda Hershberger ...

Karen P. Stark

Karen Patricia Kimble Stark, 52, of Petersburg, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at Grant Memorial Hospital in Petersburg. Family will receive friends Saturday, March 2 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. at the Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg. Funeral Service will ...

Forrest Wilfong

Forrest “Sonny” Blair Wilfong, 83, a resident of Blackman Heights, Hambleton, passed from this life Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, after an extended illness. Forrest was born Saturday, April 27, 1935, in Parsons, a son of the late Blenice Blair Wilfong and Lula Strawderman. On Feb. 26, ...

Eli D. Hostetler

The Rev. Eli Dale Hostetler, 76, a resident of Elkins, went home to hear “Well Done, good and faithful one” on Feb. 26, 2019, from Mon Health in Morgantown. A more comprehensive obituary will be published in tomorrow’s paper Visitation will be held at the Hostetler Funeral Home on ...

Genevia S. Berg

Genevia “Neva” Susan Rohrbaugh Berg, 88, of Maysville, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at her home. Friends will be received from 6 - 8 p.m. today at Schaeffer Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Goldizen Family ...

Thomas Duncan

Thomas Eugene Duncan, 71, of Petersburg, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at Grant Memorial Hospital in Petersburg. Family will receive friends Saturday, March 2, from 10 - 11 a.m. at Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg. Funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. Burial will be in South ...

Donald Burruss

Donald Dabney Burruss, 79, a resident of Hambleton, passed from this life Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at Davis Medical Center in Elkins. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and have been entrusted to the Hostetler Funeral Home for Donald Dabney Burruss. Send online condolences to the family at ...

Mary A. Daft

Mary Anne Schmidlen Daft, 81, a resident of Beverly, passed from this life Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, at home surrounded by family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Mary Anne was born Monday, July 26, 1937, in Alpena, a daughter of the late Walter L. Schmidlen and Virginia E. Knutti ...

Anthony Melton

Anthony Christian “Chris” Melton, 48, beloved son of Leslie W. Melton and Sharon Willoughby Melton of Charleston, passed away Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, at his home. Chris was passionate about animals and donated time and resources to the Charleston Humane Society. In lieu of flowers, ...

Teddy McPaters

Teddy B. McPaters, 87, of Huntersville, passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital. Born Aug. 15, 1931, at Cass, he was a son of the late Roy M. and Abbie N. Beverage McPaters. He was preceded in death by four sisters, Mary Helen McPaters, Alma McPaters, Virginia ...

Arthur Gilmore

Arthur Wayne Gilmore, 74, of Durbin, passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, in Carrington Place, Daleville, Virginia. A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday at Durbin United Methodist Church. Interment of his ashes will follow in Arbovale Cemetery. Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home ...

Dolen G. Rexrode

Dolen Guy Rexrode, 83, of Sugar Grove, passed away at his home Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019. The family will receive friends from 5 - 8 p.m. Thursday at Kimble Funeral Home in Franklin. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at St. John Lutheran Church at Moyers. Interment will be at ...

Roger D. Phillips

Roger Dale Phillips, 74, a resident of the Leadmine community, passed from this life Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, after an extended illness. Roger was born Monday, May 15, 1944, in Parsons, a son of the late Robert Phillips and Izetta Knotts Phillips. On July 1, 1966, at Oakland, Maryland, he ...

Mary A. Daft

Mary Anne Schmidlen Daft, 81, a resident of Beverly, passed from this life Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, at home surrounded by family and under the care of Mountain Hospice. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the ...

Emma M. Runion

Emma Mae Hinkle Runion, 95, of Petersburg, passed away Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at Western Maryland Health Systems in Cumberland, Maryland. Friends will be received from noon till 2 p.m. Thursday at Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg. Funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. Burial will be in ...