Our Obituaries

Richard A. VESSELLA

October 27, 1941 - August 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV.
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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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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

Arrangements under the direction of Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV.
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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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Michael L. Chaffin

September 8, 1952 - June 15, 2016

Michael Lee Chaffin "Mike", 63 of Martinsburg, passed away June 15, 2016. Mike was born on September 8, 1952 in Ashland, KY to the late Eldon and Hazel (Allen) Chaffin. He graduated from Boyd County High School in 1971. After high school, he enlisted with the United States Army and served from 1972 to 1975, stationed in South Korea for most of his military career. He was employed by the Federal...
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Thelma E. Thomas

September 26, 1932 - June 15, 2016

Thelma Elizabeth Thomas, 83 of Bunker Hill, passed away June 15, 2016.Born September 26, 1932 in Sykesville, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth Robinson.Thelma was a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church.She is survived by two sons: Kevin E. Thomas (Diane) and Eric E. Thomas (Karen); one brother, Spencer Shelton; one sister, Dorothy Hallman (John); two sister-in-laws: Jeanette...
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Travis W. Bartley

May 14, 1992 - June 13, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV.
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William B. Bartley

April 2, 1963 - June 13, 2016

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Robert Donald Doyle

March 27, 1922 - June 11, 2016

Robert Donald Doyle, 94, of Martinsburg, WV went to be with the Lord peacefully with his family gathered around him on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Berkeley Medical Center.Born March 27, 1922 in Columbus, Ohio, he was the son of the late Horace Mills and Miriam Foster Doyle.Robert was in trucking and sales throughout his lifetime.In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 65...
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Scott Benjamin

September 8, 1964 - June 8, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV.
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Richard C. James

November 19, 1932 - June 5, 2016

Richard Cleveland James passed away on June 5, 2016 at the home of Linda and Al Smith, where he had resided for the past ten years. Richard was born on November 19, 1932 in Arden, West Virginia.He is survived by three sisters: Marlene Ricketts, Carol Caniford, and Charlotte Tozier, along with many nieces and nephews.In addition to his parents Ernest and Mary James, he is preceded in death by one...
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William Kidwiler

September 10, 1935 - June 4, 2016

William "Bill" Lee Kidwiler, 80 of Sharpsburg, Maryland, passed away June 4, 2016 at his home.Born September 10, 1935 in Shepherdstown, he was the son of the late Adam and Lucy Griffith Kidwiler.Bill served in the US Navy and was a member of the Medairy Lodge 140 A.F & A.M. He was also a member of Sharpsburg Church of the Brethren.He is survived by two sisters: Bertie (Sis) Hockman of...
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Gary B. Canby

June 14, 1946 - June 4, 2016

Gary Bruce Canby, 69 of Martinsburg, passed away June 4, 2016 at his home with his wife by his side.Born June 14, 1946 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Bruce M. and Evelyn Johnson Canby.He was a veteran of the US Army who served in Vietnam and was a member of the VFW Post.He will be missed by his wife of 45 years, Margaret Canby; three daughters: Lisa Beitz (Brian), Chrissy Burke, and...
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Dorothy E. Lee

December 2, 1939 - June 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV.
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Lena J. Greene

October 30, 1965 - June 2, 2016

On June 2, 2016, I lost my wife and best friend of nineteen years. My wife, Lena Jean Greene of Martinsburg, passed away in her sleep.Lena was born October 30, 1965 in Baltimore, Maryland and was 50 years old at her death. She leaves behind her husband Jeff Greene; four children: Kenneth Schluderberg, Krystal Schluderberg, Jonathon Greene, and Kylie Greene; and seven grandchildren. She was...
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Helen G. Lambert

August 1, 1924 - May 30, 2016

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Harald Martinson

October 28, 1980 - May 28, 2016

Harald "Marty" Edward Martinson, III, 35 of Martinsburg, passed away May 28, 2016.Born October 28, 1980 in Hagerstown, Maryland, he was the son of Pamela and Louis Setting and Harald and Penny Martinson, II.Marty was attending James Rumsey and due to graduate July 22nd. He was a member of the National Technical Honor Society. He had just passed the Apprentice level of the WV State Electrical...
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Kenneth E. Herbaugh

June 24, 1943 - May 26, 2016

Kenneth Eugene Herbaugh, Sr. 72 of Martinsburg passed away May 26, 2016.Born June 24, 1943 in Inwood, West Virginia, he was the son of the late Osa C. and Ruth A. McCarty Herbaugh.Kenneth was employed at Schmidts Bakery for fifty years and was a Scout Leader for Troop 16 of Marlowe for twenty-five years. He was a member of Mt. Wesley United Methodist Church.He is survived by his wife, Patty...
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Roberta J. Johnson

July 11, 1928 - May 21, 2016

Roberta Jean Johnson, 87 of Martinsburg, passed away peacefully on May 21, 2016.She was a loving mother and grandmother who will be sadly missed.Services and interment will be private.
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Ruby C. Denton

May 18, 1918 - May 19, 2016

On Thursday, May 19, 2016, Ruby went to be with her Lord and Savior after a long battle with Dementia and other medical issues; one day after her 98th birthday. A graveside service with military honors will be conducted by Rosedale Funeral Home and open to public on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 3:00 PM at Rosedale Cemetery in Martinsburg, WV. Ruby was born in Dover, Ohio on May 18, 1918, to the late...
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Ira D. Conner

May 29, 1929 - May 19, 2016

Ira Dallen Conner Sr., 86, passed away May 19, 2016.Born May 29, 1929 in Roanoke, Virginia, he was the son of the late Ira Shelton and Nannie Conner.Ira was retired Navy, and was baptized a Jehovah's Witness. He is survived by his son, Ira D. Conner Jr, and wife Nancy; his daughter, Kimberly Colbert and husband Richard; Grandchildren: Amanda Gross and husband Davey of Hagerstown, Maryland, Joey...
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Elizabeth L. Byers

January 22, 1918 - May 16, 2016

Elizabeth Louise Byers, 98 of Martinsburg, passed away May 16, 2016.Born January 22, 1918 in Baltimore, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Margaret Brettschneider.Elizabeth was a faithful wife and mother. She was a Den Mother for Cub Scouts and President of the Little League Ladies Society in New Jersey and was always in attendance at her children's ballgames. She was a loyal...
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Sue E. Ruest

September 19, 1944 - May 16, 2016

Sue E. Ruest, 71 of Martinsburg, passed away May 16, 2016 at her home.Born September 19, 1944 in Huntington, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Abigail Colburn.After graduating from Centre College in Danville, Kentucky in 1966, she worked as a systems analyst for many corporations throughout her career that spanned over forty years. She was most proud of her work for NASA at Goddard Space...
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Bonnie Hardee

October 7, 1942 - May 14, 2016

Bonnie Marie Jones Hardee passed away May 14, 2016 at South Davis Community Hospital in Bountiful, Utah.Born October 7, 1942 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Gilbert Russell Jones and Dorothy Marie Wheat.She was a member of the Catholic Church and an Oblate of Saint Benedict Monastery in Ogden, Utah.Bonnie was a Martinsburg High School graduate and earned her Bachelors in...
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Christine E. Ostrowski

December 31, 1923 - May 14, 2016

Christine E. Ostrowski, 92 of Martinsburg, passed away May 14, 2016.Born December 31, 1923 in Dade City, Florida, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine Fuchs.Christine was a member of Catholic Daughters of the Americas and Red Hats.She is survived by her sisters: Rosemarie Meiers and Bertha Palamar; her children: John Ostrowski (Nancy), Edward Ostrowski Jr. (Toni), Roger Ostrowski...
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Herbert Ray Gambill

January 26, 1972 - May 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Rosedale Funeral Home, Martinsburg, WV.
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Rosanna Rotruck

November 29, 1970 - May 1, 2016

Rosanna Lynn Rotruck, 45 of Bunker Hill, passed away May 1, 2016.Born November 29, 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland, she was the daughter of Anna Rotruck and the late Kermit Rotruck.Rosanna was a graduate of Musselman High School.In addition to her mother, she is survived by her son, Nichola Rotruck; one sister, Jeannie Brown; one niece, Heather Brown; and one nephew Ryan Brown.In addition to her...
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Cary L. Kidwell

January 11, 1954 - April 29, 2016

Cary Lynn Kidwell, 62 of Martinsburg, passed away April 29, 2016, under the care of Hospice of the Panhandle.Born January 11, 1954 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Joseph and Phyllis Kidwell.Cary was a member of the Moose Lodge 120 and he enjoyed working in his garden.He will be missed by his wife of 34 years, Karen Kidwell; his children: Joseph Kidwell and wife, Debbie of Hedgesville,...
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Blanche Minerva Wisecarver

April 7, 1921 - April 25, 2016

Blanche Minerva Wisecarver, 95 of Martinsburg, went to be with the Lord on April 25, 2016.She was born on April 7, 1921 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Blanche was a member of Little Falls Presbyterian Church. She was a wonderful mother, mother-in-law, and grandmother, who was loved by her family dearly. She will be sadly missed by her children: Jeanette Johnson and husband, Doug, Donald Wisecarver,...
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Julie Labombarbe / Leah Zaqantov

May 3, 1959 - April 25, 2016

Julie Labombarbe / Leah Zaqantov passed away on April 24, 2016. She was an active member of the Karaite Jewish Community and provided advice and assistance to her community. Her life of love, compassion, and kindness will be sorely missed.She is survived by her husband, Ivan / Yohanan; her daughter, Brittanny / Gavi; her siblings: Rem Vail, Janice Demetrulis, and Ben Vail; and her mother, Wilma...
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Betty M. Byrd

May 9, 1930 - April 24, 2016

Betty Mikeal Byrd, 86 of Shepherdstown, passed away April 24, 2016.Born May 9, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Enoch and Winnie Mae Mikeal.Betty was the eleventh of twelve children.She was a member of Middleway Pentecostal Church. Betty loved her family reunions at Topsail Beach and enjoyed taking walks. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were the love of her life.She is survived...
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John W. Ambrose

September 13, 1929 - April 23, 2016

John William Ambrose "Bill", 86, passed away and was reunited with his loving wife Rita Jayne Ambrose on April 23, 2016.Born September 13, 1929 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Charles and Grace Ambrose.John was a veteran from the Merchant Marines and Army-Air Force. John's passions included clock collecting and spending time with family. He was an active member of the Open Arms...
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Jennifer B. Richards

January 7, 1986 - April 15, 2016

Jennifer Brooke Richards, 30 of Martinsburg, passed away April 15, 2016.She was born January 7, 1986 in Winchester, Virginia.Jennifer will be sadly missed by her husband, Christopher Richards; and her two sons: Christian Richards and Chance Snyder. Friends will be received on Wednesday from noon until the time of the funeral service at 2pm at Rosedale Funeral Home. Interment will follow in...
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Hazel Ann Hedrick

November 20, 1919 - April 11, 2016

Hazel Ann Parker Hedrick, 96, went to be with the Lord on April 11, 2016 surrounded by her family.Born November 20, 1919 in Wilkes County, North Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Virgil and Cora Parker. Hazel was loved dearly by her family. Her passions were gardening, writing, and listening to gospel music.She is survived by her daughter, Marie Reid and her husband, Truitt; her sons:...
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Freddie Eugene Barrett

December 1, 1938 - April 6, 2016

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James R. Elliott

April 25, 1931 - April 1, 2016

James Richard Elliott, III, 84 of Martinsburg, passed away April 1, 2016.Born April 25, 1931 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Herman and Hattie Elliott.Jim could be considered a "jack-of-all trades." He was a master machinist and retired from Chessie System Railroad after 19 years.He was known by many as "Gummy" and was always there for his friends and family.He will be missed by his...
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Janette M. THOMPSON

June 17, 1929 - March 30, 2016

In loving memory of Janette M. (Tolson-Walters) Thompson 1929-2016Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great and Great Great Grandmother Affectionately called "Granny" by her family and friendsJanette Thompson, 86 of Martinsburg, passed away peacefully at her home on March 30, 2016. Born on June 17, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Chester and Ethel (Mamu) Tolson. Married in 1948 to the late...
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Dorothy E. Mock

July 19, 1919 - March 24, 2016

Dorothy "Dot" E. Mock, 96 of Martinsburg, West Virginia, passed away at Heartland of Martinsburg (now Cleary Grove), where she had resided since July 2, 2010.Born July 19, 1919 in Cherry Run, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Carrie Riser Hessler.She worked at Interwoven Factory in Martinsburg for many years and was a member of Soroptimist Club.Dot was a beloved wife,...
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Bethney English

April 17, 1966 - March 22, 2016

Bethney Irene English, 49, passed away March 22, 2016 at her home after a long battle with cancer.Born April 17, 1966 in Olney, Maryland, she was the daughter of Robert Earl Woods and Virginia Ruth Osborne.Beth's passions included designing flower arrangements and making every person she came in contact with feel happy, comfortable, and loved. On any given day she could be seen vacuuming around...
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Doris J. Butts

November 14, 1930 - March 5, 2016

Doris Jean Butts, 85 of Hedgesville, went to be with the Lord on March 5, 2016, surrounded by family and friends. Born November 14, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Charme Hedges.Doris retired from Corning Glass Works after 30 years. She is survived by two daughters: Vickie Davies and husband Jim and Karen Johnson and husband Daniel; two granddaughters: Heather Baker and...
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Ryan M. Walsh

July 13, 1976 - February 26, 2016

Ryan Matthew Walsh, 39, of Martinsburg, passed away on February 26, 2016. Born July 13, 1976 in Columbia, Missouri, he was the son of Daniel and Jeanne Walsh.Ryan had a zest for life. He was outgoing and was well loved by family and friends.In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother, Jason Walsh; close friends: Calvin Tibbs and Steve Williams; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins...
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Doris Ann McGowan

December 1, 1944 - February 19, 2016

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Chauncey G. Allen

January 19, 1922 - February 19, 2016

Chauncey G. Allen, Sr. 94 of Kearneysville, went home to be with the Lord on February 19, 2016 at his home.Born January 19, 1922, he was the son of the late Helen Allen Bradford and Harvey Allen.Chauncey was a WW II Veteran. He was employed by the VA Medical Center for a number of years. He also worked part time for Omni Direct Mail and the Kearneysville Post Office for about five years. He was...
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Nancy R. Shultz

October 6, 1935 - February 17, 2016

Nancy Rose Shultz, 80 of Martinsburg, passed away February 17, 2016 at Berkeley Medical Center.Born October 6, 1935 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Marion Garner.Nancy was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family.She will be missed by her children: Barry Shultz and his wife, Trish of Inwood, Ed Shultz of Pennsylvania,...
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Michael Fellows

February 16, 1954 - February 9, 2016

Michael W. Fellows, 61 of Gerrardstown, passed away February 9, 2016.Born February 16, 1954 in Frederick, Maryland, he was the son of the late Earl and Helen Fellows.He worked at Antietam Automotive and NAPA before retiring in 2008 and loved being a "Pappy."He is survived by his wife, Shirley; his son, Aaron; his daughter, Rebecca and her husband Brad; his sister, Joyce Clem and her...
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Fernando Trevino

May 30, 1966 - February 9, 2016


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John N. Flick

March 4, 1927 - February 6, 2016


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Joseph W. Greenwalt

September 11, 1939 - February 3, 2016

Joseph "Pete" Greenwalt, 76 of Harper's Ferry, was called home to heaven and reunited with his loving wife Izetta on February 3, 2016.Born September 11, 1939 in Sandy Hook, Maryland, he was the son of the late Joseph and Dora Greenwalt. Pete was a Washington Redskins fan and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is survived by his children: Frank...
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Samuel L. Mobley

February 22, 1951 - February 2, 2016

Samuel Leon Mobley, 64 of Inwood, passed away February 2, 2016.Born February 22, 1951 in Gerrardstown, he was the son of the late Charles Mobley and Arvella Unger. Samuel was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting and trout fishing. He was a NASCAR fan and enjoyed woodworking. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Shirley Mobley; four sons: Scott Mobley and wife, Nancy of Kearneysville, Thomas...
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Carrie I. Morgan

October 28, 1926 - January 29, 2016

Carrie I. Morgan, 89 of Frederick, Maryland, formerly of Hedgesville, West Virginia, passed away Friday January 29, 2016.Born October 28, 1926, in East Palestine, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late John and Dema Eakin Gaskey. Carrie was a 1944 graduate of East Palestine High School. She was a faithful member of the Mt. Clifton Homemakers Club in Hedgesville, West Virginia for many years. She...
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Charles Hamilton Horner

November 30, 1942 - January 26, 2016

Charles Hamilton Horner, III, 73 of Martinsburg, went to be with the Lord on January 26, 2016 at Berkeley Medical Center.Born November 30, 1942 in Baltimore, Maryland, he was the son of the late Charles and Margaret Lemon Horner, Jr.He was a 1960 graduate from Martinsburg High School and attended Shepherd College. He joined the US Air Force in 1961 and after basic training worked for NSA in the...
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Warren L. Billmyer

December 20, 1951 - January 23, 2016

Warren Lee Billmyer, 64 of Hedgesville, passed away January 23, 2016 at his home.Born December 20, 1951 in Hagerstown, Maryland, he was the son of the late Max and Vivian Billmyer.Warren was a loving husband, father, and friend. He was a role model to those who knew him and was truly genuine. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 34 years, Kathryn Billmyer; two sons: Max and Jake Billmyer;...
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David Wayne Widmeyer

December 22, 1956 - January 18, 2016


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Max Z. McDonald

July 29, 1931 - January 12, 2016

Max Zine McDonald, 84 of Martinsburg, passed away January 12, 2016.Born July 29, 1931 in Gerrardstown, he was the son of the late William and Melissa McDonald.Max worked as a mechanic for forty-two years at C.H. Musselman / Knouse Foods Plant.He will be missed by his loving companion of 40 years, Peggy Locke; three sons: Steven McDonald and his wife, Glenda, David McDonald and his wife, Sandra,...
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Renee Householder

March 2, 1968 - January 10, 2016

Renee Lynn Householder, 47 of Martinsburg, went to be with the Lord on January 10, 2016. She was born March 2, 1968 in Martinsburg and was a life-long resident of Berkeley County.She worked for State Line Sparkler for many years. Renee was a loving mother, Grandmother, and friend to many. She was a kind woman with a huge heart. She is survived by three daughters: Kayla Marie Householder, Rachel...
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Vangelis Denzel Washington

July 8, 1993 - January 4, 2016

Vangelis Denzel Washington, 22 of Martinsburg, passed away January 4, 2016.Born July 8, 1993 in Jesup, Georgia, he was the beloved son of Paul Eugene Washington, Jr. and Evangelia Maka Washington.Vangelis was a graduate of Beach High School in Savannah, Georgia. He was a student at Valley College in Martinsburg and was studying HVAC. He would have graduated this summer. He was an outgoing young...
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Earl Denno

November 24, 1958 - January 1, 2016


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Shirley Seeders Miller

December 13, 1937 - January 1, 2016


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Dorothy M. Quinn

November 10, 1935 - December 31, 2015

Dorothy Marie Gregory Quinn, 80 went to be with the Lord on Thursday December 31, 2015 at Berkeley Medical Center, Martinsburg, WV surrounded by family.Born November 10, 1935 in Martinsburg, WV, she was the daughter of the late Ola Gregory Sr. and Berta (Carper) Gregory.Dorothy worked seasonal at Musselman Fruit for several years until completing her nursing training at Kings Daughters Hospital....
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Robin Lynn Mummert

April 5, 1957 - December 30, 2015


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Joeanna H. Clark

May 20, 1935 - December 27, 2015

Joeanna Harriet Clark, 80 of Martinsburg, passed away December 27, 2015.Born May 20, 1935 in Chatham, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Pauline Ellicks.Joeanna was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was an amazing cook and seamstress and will be missed by all, family and friends alike.She is survived by her three daughters: Saundra J. Clark...
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Andrea Lynn Whalen

February 2, 1972 - December 15, 2015

Andrea (Annie) Lynn Whalen, 42 of Martinsburg, passed away December 15, 2015 at her home with family.Born February 2, 1972 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of Sara Dodson and the late George (Mike) Brenner.Andrea graduated from E.B. Erwin High School in Alabama in 1990. She worked at Farmers and Mechanics Insurance as a receptionist.She coached youth cheerleading for 23 years and loved...
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Joseph E. Casper

May 10, 1921 - December 13, 2015

Joseph "Joe" E. Casper, 94 of Inwood, passed away December 13, 2015 at Berkeley Medical Center.Born May 10, 1921 in Yonkers, New York, he was the son of the late Joseph A. and Rose Ann Casey Casper.A WWII veteran, he enlisted in the US .Army in May of 1942 and went on to become an airplane armored gunner. He was assigned to the 323rd bomb group 453rd bomb squad in England and was a top turret...
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Ruby D. Fansler

June 18, 1922 - November 28, 2015


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Arthur L. Hairston

August 24, 1978 - November 28, 2015

Arthur Lee Hairston, Jr., 37 of Martinsburg, passed away November 28, 2015.Born August 24, 1978, he was the son of Robin Johnson and Arthur Hairston, Sr.Arthur worked for Pepsi Co. and loved spending time with his children.In addition to his parents, he is survived by his children: Arthur Lee Hairston, III, Artrell Hairston, and Alyza Hairston; one brother, Dameon Hairston; two half-brothers:...
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Nathaniel C. Smallwood

August 8, 1985 - November 27, 2015

Nathaniel Charles Smallwood, 30 of Martinsburg, passed away November 27, 2015.Born August 8, 1985 in Martinsburg, he was the son of Willis and Karen Smallwood.Nathaniel was a 2003 graduate of Martinsburg High School.He enjoyed spending time with his children and was known for his contagious laugh and cute dimples. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his girlfriend, Miranda McDonald and...
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Ruby Gunnoe

March 15, 1929 - November 26, 2015

Ruby Workman Gunnoe, 86 of Hedgesville, passed away November 26, 2015.Born March 15, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Zora Belle and Kelly Workman.She was a retired dental assistant and enjoyed crafts and quilting.She is survived by one daughter, Susan E. Kucenski and her husband, Dan; two granddaughters: Amy Crown and her husband, Casey and Sara Kucenski; one great-granddaughter, Serenity...
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Arthur Gunnoe

April 12, 1926 - November 21, 2015

Arthur "Bud" Gunnoe, 89 of Hedgesville, passed away November 21, 2015.Born April 12, 1926, he was the son of the late Cuthbert and Clara Dolin Gunnoe.He was a member of Providence Bible Church and the VFW.Bud served in the US Army during WW II and was honorably discharged in 1948.He enjoyed hunting and was an avid car enthusiast and collector.He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Ruby Workman...
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Gerald S. Effland

April 23, 1936 - November 19, 2015

Gerald "Gerry" Snapp Effland, 79 of Pikeside, passed away November 19, 2015 at Grenich Care Home.Born April 23, 1936 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Ronald Daniel and Catherine Alvertru Effland.Gerry is a 70 year member of Pikeside United Methodist Church in Martinsburg. He completed the Aeronautical Drafting Unit of the Columbia Technical Institute of Washington D.C. in 1955. He...
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Misty D. Cole

September 12, 1970 - November 17, 2015

Misty Dawn Cole, 45 of Martinsburg, passed away November 17, 2015.Born September 12, 1970 in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of Charles and Peggy Cole.In addition to her parents, she is survived by her son, Avian Ruble; two sisters: Stacey and Regina Cole; one niece, Ashelyn Cole; one nephew, Presley Cole; and her beloved dog Jake.She was preceded in death by her grandparents: John and Gladys...
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Scott W. Cammer

January 7, 1959 - November 16, 2015

Scott Wayne Cammer, 56 of Martinsburg, passed away November 16, 2015.Born January 7, 1959 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Ronald and Stella Cammer.He is survived by his daughter, Rachel Cammer (Jason Wood); his son, Brenden Cammer (Ruthie Jones); one sister, Candi Snowden; and two grandchildren: Nadia Wood and Brenden Cammer.
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Kenneth E. Fellers

February 6, 1929 - November 2, 2015

Kenneth E. Fellers, 86 of Martinsburg, passed away November 2, 2015 at Berkeley Medical Center.Born February 6, 1929 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Ben Grant Fellers and Helen Zimmerman Fellers.He was a member of the Martinsburg Church of Christ.Kenneth served his country, with over 8 years of service in the United States Army, with various state side assignments and 2 ½ years in...
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Timothy L. Robinson

February 7, 1962 - November 1, 2015

Timothy Lynn Robinson, Sr., 53 of Martinsburg, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 1, 2015.Born February 7, 1962 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Donald and Mary Robinson. He is survived by his wife, Dianna Robinson; one daughter, Angela Cook and husband, Dallas; one son, Timothy Robinson, Jr.; four granddaughters: Keirston, Destiny, and Jasmine Hanna and Madaline Hoffman; two...
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Constance Green

April 11, 1947 - October 19, 2015

Constance "Connie" A. Green, 68 of Martinsburg, passed away Monday October 19, 2015 at MedStar Washington Hospital.Born April 11, 1947 in Winchester, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Evalee and Harold Bolner.Connie retired from Corning Glass after 18 years of employment and all of her friends knew her as "Boots."She was fun-loving, enjoyed spending time with family and friends, and...
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Robert D. VanMetre

June 13, 1947 - October 15, 2015

Robert D. VanMetre "Bob", 68 of Bunker Hill, passed away October 15, 2015 at his home under the care of Hospice.Born June 13, 1947 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Douglas R. and Margret E. VanMetre.He was a longtime member of Rest United Methodist Church in Clear Brook, Virginia and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and bluegrass music.Bob graduated from Musselman High School in 1965. He...
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Edwin W. Wabnitz

November 16, 1954 - October 14, 2015

Edwin William Wabnitz, III, 60 of Shepherdstown, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, October 14, 2015. Born November 16, 1954 in Bethesda, Maryland, he was the son of Juanita J. Wabnitz and the late Edwin W. Wabnitz, Jr.Ed had battled cancer for several years.In addition to his mother, he is survived by his brother, Steve (Jennifer); his sister, Heather Caffi (Stephan); several nieces and...
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Charles L. Cannon

April 27, 1922 - October 6, 2015

Charles "Lewis" Cannon, 93 of Charles Town, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at Shenandoah Center.Born April 27, 1922 in Greer, South Carolina, he was the son of the late F. Eugene Cannon and Minnie Lee (Winn) Cannon.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Raymond; his sister, Altha; his son, David; and his first wife, Daphne.Mr. Cannon was a...
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Delmar P. Overholtz

December 15, 1925 - September 26, 2015

Delmar Preston Overholtz, 89, of Berkeley Springs, passed away September 26, 2015. Born December 15, 1925 in Toms Brooke, Virginia, he was the son of the late Benjamin and Ruby Overholtz.He is survived by three sons: Donald Overholtz and wife, Bonnie, Ronald Overholtz and wife, Fran, and Dale Davis and wife, Becky; three step-children: Gary Wilson and wife, Barbara, Susan Miller and husband, Jim,...
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James W. Hockenberry

May 19, 1946 - September 14, 2015

James Wayne Hockenberry, 69, of Inwood passed away Monday Sept. 14, 2015 at Berkeley Medical Center.Born May 19, 1946 in Martinsburg, he was the son of Claude Raymond Hockenberry and Alice Virginia Hockenberry. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Joyce Hockenberry; two sons Eric Hockenberry and Brooke Jackson of Winchester VA and Brian Hockenberry and Carrie Daugherty of Fairfax, VA and an...
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Jane E. AIKENS

June 18, 1948 - September 11, 2015


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Kevin L. Kerns

August 27, 1961 - September 3, 2015

Kevin Leigh Kerns, 54 of Summit Point, passed away September 3, 2015 at Winchester Medical Center. Born August 27, 1961 in Winchester, Virginia, he was the son of Marshall Eugene Kerns and the late Betty Lou (Carper) Kerns.He worked as a forklift operator for Universal Forrest Products for 21 years and had previously worked at Elmwood Dairy Farm. Kevin loved the farm and John Deere tractors and...
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Judy Knick

November 15, 1927 - September 2, 2015


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Henry B. Maddex

August 6, 1952 - August 31, 2015

H.B. Maddex, 63, passed away at his son's home in Ranson WV, surrounded by his family on August 31, 2015. He was born on August 6, 1952 in Martinsburg, WV to the late Henry B. and Geraldine Maddex, Jr. HB was raised and continued to live in the small town of Shepherdstown, which he dearly loved. He was a brilliant master carpenter. He built and restored many structures throughout the area. HB was...
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Charles N. Schoppert

July 2, 1939 - August 23, 2015

Charles Nelson Schoppert, 76, of Martinsburg, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Heartland of Martinsburg.Born July 2, 1939 in Martinsburg he was the son of the late Roy Franklin and Mary Stanley Schoppert.He was a member of New Beginnings Church.He had retired from Capitol Cement as a loader operator.Nelson enjoyed many things in life including the love of his wife and...
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Patricia M. Sites

April 25, 1947 - August 21, 2015


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John F. Mercer

May 1, 1944 - August 19, 2015

Praise be to God, John Mercer made arrangements with God to become an ancestor on Wednesday, August 19, 2015. He chose to share his final moments with the people around him whom he loved collectively and individually. John listened as each of his love ones expressed how very much they loved him. He took his final breaths and left this place to join his loved ones who had passed before him. ...
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Suellyn S. Small

September 28, 1954 - August 14, 2015

Suellyn Snyder Small, 60 of Martinsburg, passed away August 14, 2015 surrounded by her husband, Joseph C. Small, her daughters, their husbands, and family members.Born September 28, 1954 in Berkeley County, she was the daughter of the late Harry Paxton and Treva Lemaster Wroe Snyder. She graduated from Shepherdstown High School in 1972 and from Shepherd College in 1976.She was employed by...
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Gary W. Kline

August 9, 1949 - August 10, 2015

Gary W. Kline, 66, of Martinsburg, WV passed away peacefully at his home on August 10, 2015, under the loving care of his wife Sandra, family, and Hospice.Mr. Kline was a 1969 graduate of Martinsburg High School. In high school Gary sang vocals and was a drummer for several local bands. Later forming the band "Free and Easy," singing lead vocals and playing drums up and down the tri-state area...
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