Our Obituaries

Ronald C. Coleman

February 17, 1949 - April 16, 2017

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Marie E. MORRIER

March 8, 1935 - April 9, 2017

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Roseanna Bertel

June 26, 1960 - April 8, 2017

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Charles E. MORRIER

January 11, 1933 - April 6, 2017

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June E. Dunn

March 26, 1926 - April 3, 2017

June E. Dunn, 91 of Martinsburg, passed away April 3, 2017.Born March 26, 1926 in Chambersburg Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Margaret Vandrew.June worked from 1944-1946 at Letterberry Army Depot in Chambersburg. She was a member of Westview Baptist Church and was always involved in the church wherever she was living. She was a teacher of children in Bible School,...
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John C. Ford

March 9, 1928 - April 1, 2017

John Clay Ford, Sr., 89 of Martinsburg, passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017 after a struggle with cancer.Born March 9, 1928 in Charles Town, he was the son of the late Zeluska Zemara Palmer Ford and Samuel Ralph Ford.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers: Ralph, Webster, Edward, and Charles; and one sister, Jane Elizabeth (Ford) Diffenderfer.He served in the United...
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Stephen Andrews

June 19, 1974 - March 27, 2017

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Darell D. Wilkerson

April 25, 1938 - March 26, 2017

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Ruth Arvin

May 18, 1928 - March 23, 2017

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Celena I. Carter

February 21, 1921 - March 23, 2017

Mrs. Celena I."Lulu" Carter, 96 of Kearneysville, departed this life Thursday, March 23, 2017 at Berkley Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Benjamin F. Carter, Jr. She is survived by one son, Reginald Roper of Charles Town; one daughter, Sharon Adams (husband John "Bea") of Martinsburg; one sister, Sarah Walker of Kearnesyville; son in law, Charles Diggs, Sr. of Frederick, Maryland;...
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Danessa Kay Largent

August 12, 1983 - March 19, 2017

Danessa Kay Largent, 33, formerly of Hedgesville, passed away on March 19, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Born August 12, 1983 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of Gina Zdziera and her husband, Jack and Terry Largent and his wife, Lisa Edwards.Danessa was an animal lover, with a special place in her heart for her dog Messi. Some of her favorite hobbies were crocheting, and soccer. In...
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Linda L. Dehaven

October 8, 1950 - March 15, 2017

Linda Lou DeHaven, 66 of Martinsburg, passed away March 15, 2017.Born October 8, 1950 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Marjorie Thompson.Linda worked at the VA Medical Center for 34 years. She loved the Lord and was a 21 year member as well as a Sunday School Teacher at Shenandoah Bible Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Larry DeHaven; one...
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Xavier Isaiah Wilmoth

March 6, 2017 - March 6, 2017

Heaven could not let go of an angel on March 6, 2017. Precious baby Xavier Isaiah Wilmoth was born and passed that day in the arms of his loving mother, taking a part of her heart with him. Xavier will be sadly missed by his mother, Anne Wilmoth; brother, Avery Terrell King; grandparents, William and Rebecca Wilmoth; and loving uncles: Sam, Pete, and Charlie Wilmoth, as well as close friends,...
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Renae Reed Patrick

March 6, 1948 - March 3, 2017

Renae Reed Patrick, 68 of Winchester, passed away March 3, 2017 at Winchester Medical Center.Born March 6, 1948 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Evelyn Slonaker Reed. Renae graduated from Martinsburg High School in 1966, West Virginia University in 1970, and William & Mary Law School in 1972. She was a Managing Attorney at Blue Ridge Legal Services.She is survived...
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Clark W. Johnson

October 16, 1922 - February 27, 2017

Clark W. Johnson, 94, passed away peacefully in Homewood Retirement Home on Monday, February 27, 2017. Born October 16, 1922 in Silver Hill, West Virginia, he was the son of the late Herbert and Alice Grim Johnson.Widowed twice, he was first married to Theo Rusmisell Johnson and then Elsie Horner Johnson.He is survived by his daughter, Beth Knight and husband Steve; and his step-daughter, Bobbi...
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James W. Largent

April 21, 1934 - February 27, 2017

James (Jimmy) Largent, 82 of Martinsburg, passed away February 27, 2017 at Hospice of the Panhandle in Kearneysville.Born April 21, 1934 in Gerrardstown, he was the son of the late William and Rosa Largent.Jimmy was a veteran who served his country in the US Army, and WV Army National Guard.He was an electrician and worked for Cloud's Electric, Sullivan Security and retired from the Berkeley...
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James W. LARGENT

April 21, 1934 - February 27, 2017

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Harry E. Hankey

February 12, 1938 - February 25, 2017

Harry Eugene Hankey, "Hank", 79 of Falling Waters, passed away February 25, 2017 at his home.Born February 12, 1938 in Milford, Illinois, he was the son of the late Henry and Marie Hankey.Hank was a veteran who served his country in the US Navy.He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish. He enjoyed horse racing and going on cruises with his wife and he also loved to golf. Hank was a...
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Eric Sager

October 30, 1938 - February 24, 2017

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Kathleen Ernst

February 4, 1938 - February 20, 2017

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Mitchell L. Heck

July 14, 1953 - February 16, 2017

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Pauline Pirrone

February 10, 1929 - February 4, 2017

Pauline Pirrone, 87 of Martinsburg, passed away February 4, 2017. She was born February 10, 1929 in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Pauline was a beloved wife, mother and friend who will be sadly missed by all who knew her. She is survived by her children: Robert David, Jr., Brenda Ashelford, and Anthony F. Pirrone, III; Grandchildren: Sunny,Amber, Paula, Glenn, Amanda, Anthony F. Pirrone, IV,...
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William F. Hawkins

April 19, 1940 - February 4, 2017

William F. ( Billy) Hawkins, 76, of Martinsburg, WV, passed surrounded by his daughters on February 4,2017. Loving husband of Ada M. ( Mabel) Hawkins , who passed January 17, 2017Born April 19, 1940 in Mt. Jackson, Virginia, he is preceded by parents Roy and Nora Hawkins. Beloved father of Sherry A. Hawkins, Lynn A. Moore and Mary Jane Malone ( Steve).Survived by sister Elnora ( Mickey)...
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Dustin Balmer-Gage

December 12, 1988 - February 3, 2017

Dustin Lee Balmer-Gage, 28 was a loving husband, son, brother, uncle and nephew. He was an avid motocross fan, and in the past was always found at many local and distant motocross tracks racing with some of his very best friends #Brraapp. He enjoyed everything life had to offer him, and was always ready with a smile, and a joke. Dustin fought a hard battle with addiction, and on Friday, February...
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Charles E. Bechdel

February 10, 1936 - January 31, 2017

Charles E. Bechdel, 80 of Inwood, went to be with his Lord surrounded by his family on Tuesday January 31, 2017 at Winchester Medical Center.Born February 10, 1936 in Blanchard, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Daniel M. and Anna M. Stiver Bechdel.Charlie graduated from Lock Haven High School in Pennsylvania in 1954 where he met his high school sweetheart, Nancy Ann Hoy. After graduation...
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Roy K. Noll

February 7, 1933 - January 30, 2017

Roy Kenneth Noll, of Martinsburg passed away on January 30, 2017.Born February 7, 1933 in Martinsburg he was the son of the late Bernard and Mabel Noll. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his infant son.Roy served in the Navy, and was in the Korean War. He was known by all as a fair and honest man, and was a sports enthusiast. Roy loved his family, always putting them first. Roy...
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Richard Boyce

October 25, 1946 - January 17, 2017

Richard "Dick" Harding Boyce, 70, passed away on January 17, 2017 at the VAMC in Martinsburg.Born October 25, 1946, he was the son of the late Roscoe and Louise (Shaver) Boyce.Dick grew up in Kingmont, WV and joined the Marine Corp in 1964. He spent four years in the Marine Corp and served two tours in Vietnam.He is survived by his wife, Velma (Vecchio) Boyce of Martinsburg; his children: Rick...
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Ada M. Hawkins

September 9, 1944 - January 17, 2017

Ada (Mabel) Hawkins, 71, of Martinsburg, WV, passed peacefully at home on Tuesday , January 17, 2017.Loving wife of 56 yrs to William (Billy) F. HawkinsDedicated mother to daughters, Sherry A. Hawkins, Lynn A. Moore and Mary Jane Malone( Steve).Preceded in death by mother, Ada M. Spielman and father Robert Fletcher. Also preceded by brothers, Robert, Eugene,William, Lawrence and John Fletcher...
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Frances L. Stanley

September 22, 1925 - January 16, 2017

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Garfield Missenis

August 13, 1974 - January 12, 2017

Garfield J. Missenis, 42 of Hedgesville, died Thursday, January 12, 2017 unexpectedly.Born in Albany NY, Garfield was educated in Lansingburgh, NY. He was employed as an auto mechanic, roofer, carpenter, plumber, removed trees, drove a tractor for an orchard, did yard work, farm work and house repairs. He was a communicant of St Bernadette's Catholic Community.Survivors include his father,...
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Panfil J. Benedetta

July 9, 1923 - January 12, 2017

Panfil "Butch" Benedetta, age 93, of Frederick, Maryland passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at his grandson's residence.Born July 9, 1923 in Baltimore, MD he was the son of the late Joseph & Esther Benedetta. He was the husband of the late Mildred Benedetta who predeceased him.Butch aka "Pops" is survived by his daughter Judy Schmidt and husband Walt, grandchildren Curt...
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Shirley J. Robinson

August 19, 1947 - January 12, 2017

Shirley Jean Robinson, 69 of Kearneysville, went to be with the Lord on January 12, 2017.Born August 19, 1947 in Winchester, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Della Milburn, Sr.Shirley was a Christian lady who loved her children and her grandchildren.She will be sadly missed by six children: Ronnie Shutts and his fiancé, Jennifer Remaley, Tina Delauder and her fiancé,...
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Anna C. Rotruck

January 3, 1940 - January 8, 2017

Anna Catherine Rotruck, 77 of Martinsburg, passed away January 8, 2017.Born January 3, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Aubrey Burr and Ella Grace High.Anna was a seamstress and loved spending time in her flower gardens.She is survived by her children: Jeannie Brown, Anita Gwin, and Debbie Sorrels; her grandchildren: Heather Brown, Ryan Brown, and Nicholas Rotruck; and her brothers: Phillip...
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Marjorie Mae Carbaugh

February 17, 1927 - January 5, 2017

Marjorie Mae Carbaugh, 89 of Martinsburg, passed away January 5, 2017 at Winchester Medical Center.Born February 17, 1927 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Edna Gray.She was a teacher's aide and retired from Berkeley County Schools and was a longtime member of Westview Baptist Church.Marjorie is survived by two sons: Frank Carbaugh and Bryan Carbaugh and his wife,...
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Barbara J. Downs

February 26, 1952 - January 1, 2017

Barbara Jean Downs, 64 of Romney, passed away from a heart attack on January 1, 2017 surrounded by her family.Born February 26, 1952 in Deport, Texas she was the daughter of the late James Weeden and Mae Jean Crowsten. Barbara was a member of The Church of God in Romney. She loved making crafts, watching her grandsons play baseball and spending time with her family.She will be sadly missed by her...
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Kevin J. Askew

April 1, 1978 - December 31, 2016

Kevin Joseph Askew, 38 of Ranson, passed away unexpectedly on December 31, 2016. Born April 1, 1978, he was the son of Calvin W. Askew Jr. and Melody L. Askew.Kevin was a carpenter and was always very proud of his work. He enjoyed fishing, being outdoors, football and family time. In addition to his parents, Kevin is survived by one daughter, Emily Askew; two sons: Austin Askew and Calvin Askew...
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Philip Daniel Folta

August 25, 1927 - December 31, 2016

Philip Folta went to be with his Lord at the end of 2016. He was a faithful and generous husband and father and is survived by his wife, Bernice, his daughter, Elizabeth, and his son and daughter-in-law Wayne and Mariela. Phil cherished Jesus and went peacefully to be in His presence forever. Phil loved his country and served in the Navy during World War II, worked with IBM and Kodak until his...
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James E. Lary

February 7, 1936 - December 28, 2016

LARY, JAMES E Lt Col (USMC-Ret)2/7/36 -- 12/28/2016James "Jim" Lary passed away quietly on December 28th. Born on February 7, 1936 to Harold and Mary Lary in Oklahoma City, OK and big brother (Bubba) to Ketha Lary Verzani, all who preceded him in death. After pursing a college football career, he decided to follow his dreams of aviation and became an officer in the Marine Corps as a pilot of...
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Richard Morgan Alwin

July 9, 1949 - December 26, 2016

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Kevin Lee Smith

December 3, 1972 - December 22, 2016

Kevin Lee Smith, 44 of Hedgesville, passed away unexpectedly in a car accident on December 22, 2016.Born December 3, 1972 he was the son of Peggy Smith and the late John Smith. Kevin was a loving and caring man who was dedicated to his family, always placing family first before anything else. He was a man who always had a smile to give, and could always make you laugh. Kevin loved being outdoors...
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Kevin Smith II

November 13, 1995 - December 22, 2016

Kevin Lee Smith II, 21 of Hedgesville, passed away unexpectedly on December 22, 2016 in a car accident.Born November 13, 1995 he was the son of Christine Campbell and the late Kevin Smith. Kevin was in the graduating class of 2012 for Mountaineer Challenge Academy, he was a car and dirt bike fanatic, and loved to repair and fix up motors for vehicles. Kevin also enjoyed fishing and spending time...
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Anna Mae Bell

November 21, 1929 - December 18, 2016

Anna Mae Bell, 87 of Berryville, Virginia, passed away December 18, 2016, at Winchester Medical Center.Born November 21, 1929 in Millwood, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Robert Powell and Mae Ridgeway.Miss Ann is survived by her husband of 68 years, John; three sons: Robert of Glengary, John and wife, Doreen, of Shadyside, Maryland, and Matthew and wife, Taryn, of Berryville, Virginia...
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Terence Everett Brown

October 3, 1963 - December 12, 2016

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Thomas J. Cooper

September 13, 1938 - December 11, 2016

Thomas Jefferson Riland Cooper, Jr., 78 of Winchester, Virginia, passed away December 11, 2016.Born September 13, 1938 in Prince William County, Virginia, he was the son of the late Thomas Jefferson and Louvenia Doris Cooper, Sr.Thomas worked for Frederick County Public Works for 19 years.He is survived by six children: Kevin (Dottie) of Martinsburg, James (Jennifer) of Boiling Springs Lake,...
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Mark Hardy, Jr.

July 16, 1936 - December 11, 2016

Mark J. Hardy, 80, passed away December 11, 2016.Friends will be received on Thursday from 7-9pm at Rosedale Funeral Home.Funeral services will be on Friday at 1pm at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Rosedale Cemetery.
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Dennis L. Campbell

August 3, 1952 - December 10, 2016

Dennis "Denny" Lee Campbell, 64, of Inwood passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on December 10, 2016 at Winchester Medical Center after a courageous fight with A.L.S. Born August 3, 1952 in Kentucky he was the son of the late Wallace and Freda Campbell, and step-son of Max Reid. Dennis served in the United States Army, and retired with 30 years of loyal service from the Veterans...
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Hayward Glisson

June 10, 1961 - December 9, 2016

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Delores Barber

September 24, 1940 - December 6, 2016

Delores June Barber, 76 of Martinsburg, passed away December 6, 2016.Born September 24, 1940 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late John William and Irene V. Murray.Delores was a terrific cook and enjoyed baking and spending time with her family and friends.She is survived by her siblings: Mary Mills, Dorothy Britner, Raymond Murray, Helen Engle, and Wanda Ceravalo; and several nieces...
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Jackie D. Zickafoose

September 19, 1942 - December 6, 2016

Jackie Duane Zickafoose, 74 of Hedgesville, passed peacefully at his home on December 6, 2016, surrounded by his family.He was born on September 19, 1942 in Longacre, WV, a coal-mining town. He was the son of Basil Clyde Zickafoose and Patsy Ruth (Skaggs) Zickafoose.He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Donna Kaye Zickafoose. He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Alice...
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Sonjia Marie Yancey

April 16, 1978 - November 30, 2016

Sonjia Marie Yancey, 38 of Martinsburg, born in Bluefield, went to be with the Lord on November 30, 2016.Sonjia was a 1996 graduate of Martinsburg High School.She was on the swim team during her younger years. She was also on the girls' basketball team, girls' softball team, and the track team. Sonjia played recreational girls' softball at Charlotte Prather Park from age 6 to age 18. She was...
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Edwin William Denzler

August 13, 1926 - November 30, 2016

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Jonathan Compton

May 10, 1968 - November 28, 2016

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Daniel E. Walsh

September 21, 1946 - November 28, 2016

Daniel Eugene Walsh, 70, of Martinsburg, West Virginia, passed away on November 28, 2016.Born September 21, 1946 in Kadoka, South Dakota, he was the son of the late William and Kathleen Walsh. Daniel was a member of St. Leo Catholic Church in Inwood, West Virginia, and also served in the Army. He retired from the ATF after 30 years. Daniel is survived by wife of 44 years Jeanne Walsh; Son, Jason...
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Joanne R. Rupar

January 12, 1934 - November 25, 2016

Charlotte Joanne Rupar (NEE Roberts), age 82, died November 25, 2016, in Hagerstown, Maryland.Born on January 12, 1934, to the late John and Irene Roberts.Survived by her husband of 48 years William T. Rupar and son David Lee Rupar (Michele). Stepmother of Corrie, Bruce, Chuck and Lori Rupar. Grandmother and Great-Grandmother.Joanne was a graduate of the Bloomsburg Nursing Program and Geisinger...
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James M. Embrey

September 26, 1928 - November 22, 2016

James M. Embrey, 88 of Martinsburg, WV and formerly of Cabin John, MD, passed away November 22, 2016.Graveside services will be on Monday November 28, 2016 at 1pm at Parklawn Memorial Gardens in Rockville, MD.
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Mildred L. Barron

July 6, 1922 - November 20, 2016

Mildred Louise Barron, 94 of Martinsburg, passed away on November 20, 2016 at Clary Grove.Born July 6, 1922 in Berkeley County, she was the only child of the late Gold R. Minghini and Lillie H. (Shirley) Minghini. She was the last living member of her family.She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church for over 64 years. She served as a member of the Administrative Board and the Council...
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Anna R. Johnson

December 3, 1925 - November 18, 2016

Anna Charles Riley Johnson, age 90, departed this life on November 18, 2016 at Hilltop House Home for Adults in Winchester, Virginia. She is predeceased by her parents, Patty Genevieve Huddleston Riley and Lorin Holt Riley, a brother Robert "Buddy" Riley, and a great grandson, Tyler Daniel Richards.She was born in Harlan, Kentucky on December 3, 1925 and lived near Pikeville, Kentucky as a child....
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Richard E. Moreland

August 23, 1943 - November 8, 2016

Richard Everett Moreland, 73 of Hedgesville, passed away November 8, 2016.Born August 23, 1943 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Everett and Mildred Moreland.Richard attended Martinsburg High School. He worked at Firestone for 15 years and retired from Essroc after more than 30 years.He was an avid hunter and was a member of the National Rifle Association, the Glengary Bow and Gun Club,...
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Charles A. Denton

November 2, 1942 - November 4, 2016

Charles "Charlie" Denton, Jr. 74 of Martinsburg went home to be with the Lord on November 4, 2016.Born November 2, 1942 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Charles A. Denton Sr. and Marie Frances Denton.Charlie was a member of First Baptist Church. He worked for General Motors for 37 years, ran his own antenna business, and umpired softball for over 40 years. He was also a member of the...
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Edward E. Grace

October 14, 1958 - November 2, 2016

Edward Eugene Grace Sr. of Martinsburg, beloved father and wonderful man to his family, passed away unexpectedly on November 2, 2016.Edward was a hardworking man who could build anything and was always working with his hands. He loved his kids with all his heart, and his children will sadly miss their dad for all the wonderful things he did for them and great memories he gave them that will never...
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James H. Mutchler

December 29, 1921 - October 29, 2016

James Henry Mutchler, 94 of Charles Town, passed away October 29, 2016.Born December 29, 1921 in Mt. Rainier, Maryland, he was the son of the late Floyd and Frances Mutchler.James was a member of Independent Fire Hall for eleven years where he was known as "Speedy." He was also a member of the American Legion for over 50 years.He had a love for animals, especially his dog, Batman.James will be...
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Michelle Neiderer

August 14, 1988 - October 24, 2016

Michelle Kay Neiderer "Scooter", 28 of Martinsburg, passed away October 24, 2016.Born August 14, 1988 in Hanover, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of Patrick D. and Lori S. Neiderer.Michelle was a 2007 graduate from Martinsburg High School where she enjoyed playing volleyball and softball. She had a great love for animals, especially dogs. She worked a variety of jobs during her life and...
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Janet L. Brosius

May 16, 1946 - October 19, 2016

Janet Louise Brosius, 70 of Kearneysville, and formerly of Marienville, Pennsylvania, went home to be with Jesus on October 19, 2016.Born May 16, 1946 in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Wilbur and Grace Coulter of McVeytown, Pennsylvania.She was a graduate of Captain Jack High School in Mt. Union Pennsylvania and God's Bible College in Cincinnati, Ohio.Janet worked as...
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Isabel M. Watson

March 30, 1937 - October 16, 2016

Isabel Mae Watson, 79 of Falling Waters, West Virginia, passed away Sunday October 16, 2016.Born March 30, 1937, in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Ida Wingert. Isabel dearly loved her family and her interests were sewing, cooking and baking delicious food.Isabel will be sadly missed by her husband of 62 years, Bruce Watson; two sons: Steven B. Watson...
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Donald P. Thrailkill

February 4, 1934 - October 15, 2016

Donald Paul Thrailkill, 82, of Frederick, Maryland, retired NSA analyst, died peacefully on Saturday, October 15, 2016.He was the beloved husband of Margaret Thrailkill.Born on February 4, 1934, in Fostoria, Ohio, Don was the son of the late Lloyd and Mary Thrailkill and brother of the late George Thrailkill.As president of his high school class, Don excelled in academics and was voted "Best All...
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Shawn C. Franklin

September 4, 1972 - October 11, 2016

Shawn Clayton Franklin, 44, passed away Tuesday morning, October 11, 2016 at Berkeley Medical Center from his courageous two year battle with cancer.Born September 4, 1972 in Hedgesville, West Virginia, and was a lifelong resident. Shawn was a very good hearted person who was loved by many. He was the son of the late Herman Sr. and Rosalie Pat Franklin. Besides his parents he was preceded in...
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Ann Martinelli

October 13, 1921 - October 11, 2016

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Edward A. Burger

April 12, 1929 - October 9, 2016

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Joan R. HONSAKER

November 18, 1932 - October 9, 2016

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Shirley T. Manriquez

June 19, 1937 - October 9, 2016

Shirley Temple Manriquez, 79, passed away October 9, 2016.Friends will be received on Wednesday from 6-8pm at Rosedale Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 2pm at the funeral home. Interment will be in Rosedale Cemetery.
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Laura F. Blackwell

August 27, 1918 - October 8, 2016

Laura Frances Blackwell, 98 of Shepherdstown, passed away on October 8, 2016 and is now in Jehovah's memory and waits for Christ to call her for the Resurrection. Born August 27, 1918, in Kearneysville, she was the daughter of the late William and Carrie McDowell. Laura was a faithful member of the Jehovah's Witness congregation for 60 years. She is survived by 4 generations of nieces, nephews,...
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Jean Ellen Barney

January 3, 1963 - October 6, 2016

Jean Ellen Barney, "Beanie" "Jean Bean" "BB", 53, passed away October 6, 2016.Born January 3, 1963 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Homer and Mary Brichner Barney.Jean was the youngest of five children and is survived by two sisters: Martha Beard and husband, Todd of Michigan, and Mary "Peachy" Staley (her guardian) and husband, Jim of Shepherdstown; two brothers: Homer Thomas...
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Ethel G. Johnston

July 15, 1918 - October 4, 2016

Ethel Grace Johnston, 98, passed away October 04, 2016. Born July 15, 1918 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Amos and Grace Minnich.She is survived by her three children: Douglas and Kenneth Johnston both of Martinsburg and Bonnie Angelacci (Andrew) of Pittsboro, North Carolina; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.In addition to her parents, Ethel was preceded in...
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Charles A. PARKER

June 6, 1929 - October 2, 2016

Charles A. Parker, Jr. 87 of Martinsburg passed into eternal rest on October 2, 2016.Born June 6, 1929 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Charles A. Parker, Sr. and Margie Parker.Charles was a member of the United States Army and retired from the US Air Force in 1969 with 22 years of honorable service. He later worked at the Martinsburg Air National Guard and the Martinsburg Veterans...
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Salina L. Kennedy

May 31, 1942 - October 1, 2016

Salina L. Kennedy, age 74, of Corning, New York, passed away on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at her home.Salina was born on May 31, 1942 in Clarksburg and was the daughter of the late Emmett S. Wilkinson and Louisa Wilkinson King. She married John E. Kennedy on May 14, 1983 in Maryland. She worked as a phone operator for AT&T in West Virginia before relocating to Corning, New York, where she...
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Jean L. Cave

October 10, 1936 - October 1, 2016

Jean Cave, 79 of Martinsburg, passed away October 1, 2016. She is survived by two daughters: Sharon Mills (Robert) of Aiken, South Carolina, and Nancy J. Cave; and two grandchildren: Brandy Mills Botto and Aaron Mills. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Cave.Memorial donations can be sent to the Alzheimer's Association.Services will be private.
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David Pittius

May 18, 1954 - September 26, 2016

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Helen G. Severs

February 22, 1922 - September 26, 2016

On September 26, God sent his Angels to give Helen Severs wings,transporting her soul into eternity and releasing her spirit to join the manwho she had loved for 70 years. Her struggle is over. Preceded in death by Howard "Buddy" Severs, the love of her life, in 2000, her mother, Anna, in Dec 1999, and her father, Joseph Tafarella, in 1983, she was the last of her immediate family. Her...
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Estella Constant

July 12, 1933 - September 24, 2016

Estella Soileau Constant, 83, passed away peacefully on September 24, 2016 at Canterbury Center.Born July 12, 1933 in St. Landry, Louisiana, she was the daughter of the late Joel and Lucille Soileau.She is survived by her husband of 59 years, John J. Constant, Jr.; three children: Stephanie C. Boylan (Daniel) of Harpers Ferry, John M. Constant (Alissa) of Ft. Myers, Florida, and Cynthia Probst ...
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Albert A. Ewald

January 14, 1947 - September 19, 2016

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Amanda Marie Jenkins

April 23, 1983 - September 8, 2016

Heaven acquired another angel when Amy Jenkins, 33 of Charles Town, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2016.Amy was born on April 23, 1983 in Winchester, Virginia.She was a 2002 graduate of Jefferson High School. Amy had a love for animals and enjoyed caring for them. She also enjoyed reading, writing, and interacting with her friends on the computer.She was such a special soul and will be...
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Lewis David Page

January 12, 1937 - September 8, 2016

Lewis David Page, 79 of Martinsburg, passed away September 8, 2016.Born January 12, 1937 in Louisville, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Tillman Goodman and Lillian Page.He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Anna Page; one son, David Page; one sister, Shirley Pickman; and a number of nieces, nephews, brother-in-laws, and sister-in-laws.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by...
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Judith E. Dearing

June 25, 1934 - September 3, 2016

Judith E. (Truett) Dearing, 82, of Martinsburg, WV passed away on September 3, 2016 after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer's. Judy was born in Chambersburg, PA on June 25, 1934. Judy attended Chambersburg High School, class of 1952 and was a member of Winchester Avenue Christian Church in Martinsburg, WV for nearly 40 years.Judy was preceded in death by her parents, Charles William...
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Richard A. VESSELLA

October 27, 1941 - August 22, 2016

Richard "Charlie" Allen Vessella, 74, of Bunker Hill, West Virginia passed away on August 22, 2016. Charlie was retired Army veteran with 21 years' service and two tours in Vietnam. He was of Catholic faith. Charlie had an outgoing personality and loved his friends and neighbors dearly. His favorite hobbies was woodworking and working puzzles on the computer.He is preceded in death by his parents...
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Martha Ann Cleveland

February 21, 1945 - August 20, 2016

Martha Ann Cleveland, 71 of Martinsburg, passed away August 20, 2016.Born February 21, 1945 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Golden and Dorothy Cole, Sr.She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her family.Martha was a member of West View Baptist Church.She will be missed by her children: Cathy Randolph and her husband, Brent, Bobbi Cleveland, and Robert Cleveland;...
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Tracy Grimnes

February 17, 1966 - August 19, 2016

Tracy, 50, passed away peacefully in her home Friday August 19th in Martinsburg, West Virginia of natural causes. She devoted her life to taking care of family, friends, and those in need in the community. She is survived by her husband, Donald Dixon, 2 sons, Zachary and Aaron, and 2 grand children, Jacqueline and James, and other family across the country.
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Lillie Rebecca Fox Banks

November 1, 1932 - August 4, 2016

Lillie Rebecca Fox Banks was bornNovember 1, 1932 in Martinsburg, WestVirginia to the late Edward and MaryRideout Fox. She entered into eternal reston August 4, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. inFayetteville, NC.Lillie Banks completed her education fromRamer High School, Martinsburg, WestVirginia, where she graduated asValedictorian of her class. She was part ofthe Christian Music Quartet (Alto), DramaClub,...
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Roy Milburn

April 12, 1947 - July 30, 2016

Roy Richard "Dick" Milburn, Sr., 69, of Bunker Hill, passed away July 30, 2016 after a courageous battle with a prolonged illness.Born April 12, 1947 in Glengary, he was the son of the late Bruce and Martha Milburn, Sr.He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing and he loved his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.He will be sadly missed by his wife Judith A. Milburn of Bunker...
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Mary Davis

May 23, 1920 - July 24, 2016

Mary Katheryn Ruth Wilhelm Davis, 96 of Inwood, went to be with the Lord on July 24, 2016.Born May 23, 1920 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late George M. and Margaret R. Crim Wilhelm.She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. Mary loved her family and took a role in raising all of her grandchildren and shared her wisdom and loving...
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Margaret H. Jackson

December 5, 1929 - July 20, 2016

Margaret Jackson, 86, passed away July 20, 2016.Born December 5, 1929 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late William and Viola Hanna.Margaret enjoyed gardening and loved her dogs. She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be missed by her family.She is survived by her longtime companion, Larry Parrish; her children: Patricia Henry, Linda Moore, Robert Jackson, William Jackson,...
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David Jones

February 1, 1959 - July 20, 2016

David Trundle Jones, 57, of Martinsburg, WV went into the eternal afterlife on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 9:58am. David blessed the world with his presence on February 1, 1959 in Martinsburg, WV. He was the son of a most amazing mother, Virginia "Ginny" (Grove) Jones, and father Phillip Jones.A 1977 graduate of Martinsburg High School, David was a stellar athlete who played Football and Lacrosse...
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Jerry w. Arvin

September 13, 1934 - July 16, 2016

Jerry Wayne Arvin, 81 of Martinsburg, passed away July 16, 2016.Born September 13, 1934 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late George H. Arvin Sr. and Thelma Lawrence Arvin. Jerry was an avid sports fan, with interests in civil war battlefields and the paranormal. He was a kind hearted animal lover. He attended First Baptist Church. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 58 years, Joan Arvin;...
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Paul E. Gregory

December 6, 1932 - July 12, 2016

Paul Eugene Gregory, 83 of Martinsburg, passed away July 12, 2016.Born December 6, 1932 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late William and Pearl Gregory Poole.Paul served in the United States Army during the Korean War in the 5th RTC. He was a member of the VFW, Outpost Harry Survivors Association, and was a longtime volunteer at the local VA Medical Center.Earlier in his life, he was a...
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Betty L. Martin

February 23, 1942 - July 11, 2016

Betty Lou Martin, 74 of Martinsburg, passed away July 11, 2016.Born February 23, 1942 in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Adrian and Geraldine Fowler.Betty was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing games on the computer, and most of all BINGO.She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother and will be sadly missed by her family and...
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Madeline B. Thompson

June 10, 1922 - July 8, 2016

Madeline Bertha Thompson, 94, went to be with the Lord on July 8, 2016 at Hospice of the Panhandle.Born June 10, 1922 in Hancock, Maryland she was the daughter of the late Ashton Unger and Mazy Dick.Madeline was a member of the Snyder's Bible Chapel in Hedgesville, West Virginia. She will be sadly missed by her daughter Charlene Barnes and husband John of Inwood, West Virginia; grandchildren:...
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Dean A. Miller

February 5, 1951 - June 25, 2016

Dean "String" Alan Miller, 65 of Charles Town, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2016 at Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, Maryland. Dean was born February 5, 1951 in Parkersburg, to the late James and Gladys Miller and spent most of his childhood living in Keyser.He graduated from Keyser High School in 1969 before attending Potomac State College and West Virginia University to receive his...
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Seldon F. COURTNEY

May 15, 1935 - June 23, 2016

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Jeffrey Sellman

October 14, 1963 - June 22, 2016

Jeffrey Edward Sellman, 52 of Inwood, passed away June 22, 2016.Born October 14, 1963 in Hagerstown, Maryland, he was the son of the late Lionel and Barbara Sellman.Jeffrey was employed by the Berkeley County Water Department for over 27 years. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and camping. Most importantly, he loved his daughters.He is survived by his two daughters: Samantha and...
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Earl M. Widmeyer

December 21, 1949 - June 20, 2016

Earl Mason Widmeyer, III, 66 of Martinsburg, passed away June 20, 2016.Born December 21, 1949 in Berkeley Springs, he was the son of the late Earl Mason and Laura Ellen Widmeyer, Jr.Earl was a graduate from Martinsburg High School. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and joined the 167th Air National Guard. He retired from Capitol Cement in Martinsburg after 35 years and...
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Vincent L. Lord

November 27, 1933 - June 19, 2016

Vincent Leroy Lord, 82, of Stephenson, Virginia passed away peacefully at his home on June 19, 2016, under the loving care of his wife Lila and family. Mr. Lord was a 1952 graduate of Hedgesville High School. He was a superintendent at W.S. Frey Quarry for 46 years. Vincent was also an Army Veteran. He is preceded in death by his parents Leroy and Nellie Aikens Lord and one sister Jeannine...
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