Obituaries

Wallace “Wally” Morgan Cogar

Wallace “Wally” Morgan Cogar, 65, of Spring St. Weston passed away at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2018 in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.... more

Velma Gay Davisson

Velma Gay Davisson, 77, of Weston passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital. She was born in Weston on May 6, 1940: daughter of the late Ezekiel Harry Riffle and Laura Virginia (Curtis) Riffle, she married Harvey Lee Davisson on December 31, 1963, who passed away on December 9, 2014.... more

Geraldine White Scott

Geraldine White Scott, 98, of Weston passed away at 7:21 p.m. on Monday, April 16, 2018 in the comfort of her home with family by her side, having lived a long, happy and productive life.... more

David “Pudder” Wymer

During the quiet moments before sunrise, as the birds are just beginning to sing, David “Pudder” Wymer, 47, was turned out to greener pastures on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from his farm in Orlando, where he was a devoted and hard-working farmer and caretaker of the land.... more

Mary Jo Williams

Mary Jo Williams, 79, of Alum Bridge passed away on Monday, April 23, 2018 at her residence following a brief illness. She was born in Lewis County on May 24, 1938: daughter of the late Scott Williams and Blanche (Shackleford) Williams.... more

Geraldine “Geri” Renee Cutright

Geraldine “Geri” Renee Cutright, 68, of W Second St. Weston passed away unexpectedly at 1:37 a.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at her home.... more

Lorraine (Snell) Hacker

Lorraine Lucille (Snell) DeCost Ryder Radcliff Hacker, 83, of Massillon, Ohio, since 1972, returned home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 13, 2018, after passing peacefully.... more

David “Dave” Earl King, Jr.

In loving memory of David Earl King Jr. David passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at the age of 49.... more

Willis Duaine Kemper

Willis Duaine Kemper, age 75, of Cox’s Mills, WV (Newberne Road community) departed this life in the early morning hours of Sunday, April 15, 2018, at the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston, WV, following an extended illness. Born May 11, 1942, in Newberne, Willis is the son of the late George and Louise Cutlip Kemper.... more

Vivian Lee Wright

Miss Vivian Lee Wright, 68, of 401 John Street, Weston, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018, in Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital, of Weston, following a lingering illness. She was born in Weston on July 17, 1949: daughter of the late Garnett O. Samples Wright.... more

Edward Clayton Riffle

Edward Clayton Riffle, 74, of North River Avenue, Weston, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital of Weston following a brief illness. He was born in Upshur County on August 19, 1943: son of the late Dalphine Oscar Riffle and Pauline (DeVault) Riffle. On June 6, 1981, Ed married Wanda Sue (James) Riffle, who survives. ... more

 

Gary Arnold Goetze

Gary Arnold Goetze, 78, of Mt. Clare, passed away peacefully into the arms of the Lord at 2:22 a.m., on Saturday, April 14, 2018, in the comfort of his home with loving family by his side.... more

Martha Magdalene Rymer

Martha Magdalene Rymer, 91, of Simpson Run Rd., Weston, passed away at 9:30 p.m., on Friday, April 13, 2018, in St. Joseph’s Nursing Home in Buckhannon.... more

Kenneth “Kenny” Hall Heckert

Kenneth “Kenny” Hall Heckert, 88, of Right Freemans Creek Rd., passed away at 6:15 a.m., on Friday, April 13, 2018, in the comfort of his home with family by his side.... more

Virginia Ruth Hinkle

Virginia Ruth Hinkle, 90, of Mulberry Street, Weston, passed away at 5 a.m., on Saturday, April 14, 2018, in the Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center, where she resided since 2015. She was born in Stunsville, OH on June 20, 1927, a daughter of the late George G. Yeager and Locia B. Dulley Yeager.... more

Geraldine White Scott

Geraldine White Scott, 98, of Weston passed away at 7:21 p.m., on Monday, April 16, 2018, in the comfort of her home with family by her side, having lived a long, happy and productive life.... more

Charles “Chuck” Ritchie Ledbetter

Charles “Chuck” Ritchie Ledbetter, 66, of Hazelgreen Road, in Smithville, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, April 5, 2018, at the Summa Health Systems Hospital in Akron, Ohio, following a medical emergency.... more

Charles Smith

Charles Smith, 84, of Vandalia, WV, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Roanoke, WV on September 10, 1933: son of the late Charles T. Smith and Beatrice (Linger) Smith.... more

Edward Lee Heath

Edward Lee Heath, 64, of Gee Lick Road, Weston, passed away at 6:44 p.m., on Friday, April 6, 2018, in Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston.... more

Norman “Dwayne” Kerns

Norman “Dwayne” Kerns, 78, of Homeland Road, Jane Lew, passed away at 2:45 a.m., on Sunday, April 8, 2018, in the Cortland Acres Nursing Home in Thomas.... more

Linda Lou Stewart

Linda Lou Stewart, 71, of Chicken Farm Road, Clarksburg, passed away at 10:30 p.m., on Thursday, April 5, 2018, in the comfort of her home with family by her side, under the compassionate care of People’s Hospice.... more

Zelma “Irene” Cherney (nee Lattea)

Zelma “Irene” Cherney (nee Lattea), passed away early Monday morning, April 2, 2018, at her home in McKinleyville, CA. Irene was born February 5, 1930, in Freemans Creek, Lewis County, West Virginia to Bessie Bell Lattea (nee Snyder) and Charles Warner Lattea.... more

John N. “Woody” Wood

John N. “Woody” Wood, 85, of Newton, MA, formerly of Weston, passed away on March 4, 2018.... more

Reba Lee Neal Shaffer

Reba Lee Neal Shaffer, 99, passed away peacefully on April 7, 2018.... more