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Carolyn “Kay” Kungle
Carolyn “Kay” Kungle, age 78, of Hartville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday April 19, 2017 in the comfort of her home. She was born on December 9, 1938 in Frametown, WV to the late Paul and Beatrice (Stout) Woods. After graduating she worked for Ohio Bell Telephone, married John Kungle on April 23rd, 1966, and they started their family. She enjoyed arts and crafts, gardening, her pets, and being with family. She loved the outdoors, nature and fishing with her husband. She was a member of Solid Rock Fellowship.
She is survived by her husband John; sons and daughters-in-law Steve and Jennifer, Michael, Corey and Jennifer; grandchildren Johnathan and Megan, Chance and Alek, Sandra Kay and Kate; brother Jack (Sandy) Woods; sister Shirley Vitrano; and sisters-in-law Patricia (Ted) Marusiak and Kim McAbee.
Calling hours were Friday from 5-8 pm at Arnold Funeral Home Hartville. Funeral services were on Saturday at 11:00 am at Solid Rock Fellowship with Pastor Marvin Thomas officiating. Final resting place is Marlboro Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org.

Lorelei June Dixon
Lorelei June Dixon, 51, of Southington, OH passed away on April 15, 2017, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital.
She was born June 22, 1965 to the late James W. and Olive S. (Een) Dixon.
Lorelei graduated from Chalker High School in 1983. She was a member of Delightful Evangelical Congregational Church. Lorelei was a homemaker and enjoyed reading, cooking, and sewing. She also loved animals.
She is survived by her sisters, Virginia Dixon and Susan Dixon; brother, John Dixon all of Southington, OH; aunts, Irene Sue Casey of TN., Bertie Dixon, and Wilda Dixon and uncle, Max Fields all of WV and several cousins.
Services were held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 11:00am in Greene-Robertson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ray Teets officiating. Friends called after 10:00am at the funeral home. Burial followed the service at Johnson Family Cemetery Strange Creek, WV.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbly serving the Dixon family.
Online condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

LeRoy Keith Hamrick
LeRoy Keith Hamrick, 87, of Widen, passed away on April 18, 2017, at Summersville Regional Medical Center, Summersville, WV.
He was born March 15, 1930 in Eakle, WV the son of the late Benjiman Randolph & Clara Ocie Bleakney Hamrick. Also preceding him in death were his son, Michael Keith Hamrick, brothers, Benjiman Carsel Hamrick, Clarance Randolph Hamrick, Clayton Hamrick, Howard Hamrick, and a sister, Erma Connor.
LeRoy was a retired Coal Miner, Baptist by faith and a Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.
He is survived by his loving wife, Wanda Potasnik Hamrick, and a brother, Dale Hamrick of Sutton.
Private family services were held Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home with Rev. Ronnie Tinney officiating. Burial followed at Canfield Cemetery, Canfield WV.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbly serving the Hamrick family.
Online condolences may be sent to:greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

Ricky Todd Norman
Ricky Todd Norman, 24, passed away unexpectedly on April 10, 2017. He was born on June 26, 1992 in Weston, WV and lived in Heaters, WV. He was a loving, caring, hearted soul who would help anyone and was loved by many. His bubbly personality made it comforting to be in his presence.
Todd is survived by his only daughter, Rickey Candance, his mother, Renee Norman (Morris Beaver) of Minerva, OH, two sisters, Allison Carlson (Scot) of Chesapeake, VA and Ashley Hibbs (Jeffrey) of Buckhannon, WV, grandmother, Joyce Hickman whom he loved dearly, five nephews and one nieces and a host of many relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his father, Rodney Norman, his grandmother, Betty Brady, his grandfather’s, Joseph Brady and Roger Norman and a step-grandfather, Clint Hickman.
The family would like to ask, if you ever feel suicidal, that you seek help immediately. Suicide is a permanent decision for a temporary problem.
Funeral service was held 7:00 pm, Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with the Rev John Burns officiating. A gathering of family and friends was held two hours before the service.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbly serving the Norman family.
Online condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

David Barker
David Barker, 62, of Gassaway, passed away April 19, 2017 at Glenville Center.
He was born July 16, 1954 in Braxton County.
David was a graduate of Braxton County High School. He enjoyed going to the Chapel Community Center and the Braxton Senior Center. He was a member of the Old German Community Church, Chapel.
He is survived by his mother, Marjorie Barker a resident at the Braxton Health Care Center; aunts, Lucy Williams of Danville, IL and Ermma Nicholson of Copen; and many friends.
Service was at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Rick Hart officiating. Interment will be in the Rutherford Cemetery, Cedarville.
Visitation was one hour prior to service.
Words of Comfort and fond memories may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Helen Lee Orndorff
Helen Lee Orndorff, 77, a resident of Duck, WV and Daytona Beach, FL, passed away April 15, 2017 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown.
She was born June 28, 1939 a daughter of the late Grover Paintiff and Icie Mollohan.
Helen was retired from Safeway Grocery Stores in Maryland. She also later worked as a bank cashier in Daytona Beach, FL. She was a member of the Sonrise Fellowship Church, Servia and she dearly loved her cats and dogs.
She is survived by her son, Ronald Nottingham of Duck; grandchildren, Tim Hall and Stacy Garrison, both of Baltimore, MD; stepsons, Rob Orndorff and wife, Cynthia of Upper Marlboro, MD and Dennis Orndorff of Upper Marlboro, MD; step grandchildren, Ariana and Justin Orndorff of Upper Marlboro, MD.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Orndorff; sons, Robin and Dale Nottingham; and her beloved dog, Molly.
Service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Jeremy Holcomb officiating. Interment will be in the Boggs Cemetery, Big Otter. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Words of comfort and memories may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Minnie Norene Facemire
Minnie Norene Facemire, 75, of Richwood, WV, went home to be with her Lord surrounded by family and friends, on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at the Plateau Medical Center, Oak Hill, WV, after battling many illnesses. Norene was born on January 27, 1942, in Madison Co., AL, to the late Ernest Wesley and Beatrice Fanning Campbell. She was a very devoted wife and a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and aunt. She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Richwood where she was a Sunday School teacher and sang in the choir.
She loved to cook and was also a great cook. She had an artistic side and would enjoy painting. She was very generous and touched a lot of lives. She loved her animals. She was the owner of Ramp Farm Specialties.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Grady and James Campbell.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are her husband, Glen Facemire, Jr.; three children, Nick Facemire and wife, Tonya, of Fairmont, WV, Amanda and husband, Tim Knopp, of Burlington, KY, and Todd Facemire and Fiona Bosman, of Cape Town, South Africa; sister, Glenneth Banks, of Huntsville, AL; five grandchildren, Emily McLaughlin, of Fairmont, WV, Ben and Matt Turner, of Burlington, KY, Oscar and Arabella Facemire, of Cape Town, South Africa; two great grandchildren, Gavin and Cali McLaughlin, of Fairmont, WV; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service were on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at 1:00PM the Liberty Baptist Church, Richwood, WV officiating was Pastor Jeff Dudley. Interment was held at the West Virginia Memorial Gardens, Calvin, WV, visitation was held one hour prior to the service. All arrangements were made by Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood, WV.

Bettie Loyd Kircher
Bettie Loyd Kircher, 69, of Columbia, South Carolina passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, April 15, 2017. She was born on August 21, 1947 in Heaters, West Virginia to the late William and Susan Posey Loyd. Bettie had a giving spirit and was generous to a fault. There was always room at her table for one more. She was an amazing cook and was well known for her fried chicken. Bettie was a proud US Army Veteran, answering her nations call. After completion of her military career, Bettie entered college and earned a degree in Secretarial Science. She dedicated over 30 years of her life to early childhood education. Bettie most loved her family and enjoyed all the times that they could be together. She will be missed by those she loved and those that loved her.
Bettie is survived by the love of her life of over 42 years, James “Jerry” G. Kircher; children, Joel Brandon Kircher (Erin), and Stephanie Kircher Nixon (Jermaine) all of Columbia SC; grandchildren, Brandon Lee Kircher of Tennessee and Oliver Luke Kircher of Columbia, SC. Bettie was loved by numerous nieces, nephews extended family members Camron and Justin of Columbia, SC, Lila Grace, Clayton and Charlie of Charleston SC. Bettie also leaves behind many great nieces and great nephews and her siblings, Jerry Loyd, Pauline Loyd Jones, Eugene Loyd, Frank Loyd and Billy Joe Loyd all of West Virginia.
She was preceded in death by sisters, Emma Lee Stout, Mary Ruth Loyd, Sarah Ann Loyd, brothers, James Loyd, Raymond “Buster” Lloyd, and Fred Loyd.
The family received friends at Thompson Funeral Home at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 845 Leesburg Road, Columbia SC, 29209 on Monday, April 17, 2017 from 6 PM until 8 PM. Funeral services was held in the chapel of the funeral home on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 2 PM. Interment followd the chapel service at Greenlawn Memorial Park Serenity Gardens.
Memorials may be made to The Multiple System Atrophy Coalition, 9935-D Rea Road, #212 Charlotte, NC 28277, or at https://www.multiplesystematrophy.org.

Shelba Lynn Boggs
Shelba Lynn Boggs Siers was granted her angel wings on April 16, 2017 after a brief battle with cancer. Shelba was born September 28, 1962 in Akron OH to Chester and Olive Dale Boggs. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that Shelba had touched in some small way throughout her short, yet very memorable life.
Shelba’s life would seem too short to many, but those who were touched by her understood that the quality of existence far exceeds the quantity of time in which one lives.
Shelba approached life with a conquering attitude. She gave her entire heart and soul to every endeavor she had. She loved the outdoors and was an avid rabbit hunter with a passion for horses. In her final months, Shelba was filled with such courage and hope and reminded us daily of the preciousness of family.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Olive Dale Boggs.
Shelba is survived by her husband of 32 years, Randy Siers; daughter, Elizabeth Jarvis and her husband Travis of Chloe; Son, Levi Siers, of Duck; father, Chester Boggs and his wife Martha of Elkins; sisters, Theresa Goddard of Wheeling, WV, Amy Ferrebee and her husband Tony of Duck, WV; brothers, Curtis Moneypenny of OH, Jim Moneypenny of Mt. Zion, WV and Chester Boggs Jr and his wife Misty of Ivydale, WV. She is also survived by her grandchildren Lidia (16), Lucas (15), Landon (12), Adriane (6), Chykaye (4) and Chase (1) and several nieces and nephews.
Service will be 11a.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Lester Tanner officiating. Interment will be at Boggs-Siers Family Cemetery, Nebo.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 21, 2017 at the funeral home.
Words of comfort and memories may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.









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