Shinnston Obituaries

  • Sara Cool
    Sara Cool
    Sara Melvina Simmons Cool, 90, of Worthington, went to join the love of her life, Orval D. Cool, on April 18, 2014. They were married on March 27, 1946. She passed from this life at the United Hospital Center, Bridgeport, after a brief illness, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Gilmer County […]
  • Mary Gifford
    Mary E. Gifford, 80, of Lumberport, passed away at 10:10 p.m., Sunday, April 13, 2014 at the home of her son David in Shinnston. She was born at Mount Clare, November 13, 1933, a daughter of the late Lawrence Adams and Marie Stark Moats. She was raised by her grandparents, the late Arthur and Sarah […]
  • John Sendling
    John Leslie Sendling, 56, of Shinnston, passed away at 5:20pm, Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the United Hospital Center, Bridgeport. He was born in Clarksburg, April 4, 1958 a son of the late Russell M. Sendling, Sr. and the late Martha Lee Clark Sendling. Surviving are his wife, Tamera Hall Sendling, Spelter, five children, Eric […]
  • Wanda Burr
    Wanda Burr
    Wanda Lee Burr, 87, of Hepzibah, passed away at 5:09pm, Friday, April 11, 2014 in the Fairmont General Hospital. She was born in Elkins, March 2, 1927, a daughter of the late Reverend Harry and Bertha Lower Simmons. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Eugene “Gene” Burr. Surviving are one daughter, Jeannie […]
  • Virginia Tresize
    Virginia Tresize, 76, of Haywood, passed away at 12:55am, Sunday, April 13, 2014 at her residence. She was born in Taylor County, August 3, 1937 a daughter of the late Homer and Fannie Ice Barker. She was preceded in death by her husband Lester Tresize, Sr.. Surviving are one daughter, Sylvania Tresize, Haywood, three sons, […]
  • Ross Martin
    Ross Martin
    Ross James Martin, 46, of Nolan’s Run, Lumberport, passed away, Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in Wood County due to a motor vehicle accident. He was born in Akron, OH, August 3, 1967, a son of Michael W. Martin, Nolan’s Run, and the late Ethel Mae Cummings Martin. Surviving are five children, Brianna Welsh, Clarksburg, Rossalyn […]
  • Josephine Ducoeur
    Josephine “Jo” Ducoeur, 65, of Shinnston, passed away, Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at the United Hospital Center, Bridgeport. She was born in Clarksburg, July 23, 1948, a daughter of the late Fernand and Jennie Aragona Ducoeur. Surviving are one sister, Mary Bennett, Shinnston, nephew, Christopher Lynn Bennett and his wife Allison, Greenville, SC, great-nephew, Dregen […]
  • John Halpenny
    John Calvin Halpenny, 75, of Enterprise, passed away at 11:34pm, Sunday, March 30, 2014 at the Fairmont General Hospital. He was born in Joetown, March 29, 1939 a son of the late Charles Edward and Lenora Mae Templeton Halpenny. Surviving are his wife, Myrtle Shingleton Halpenny whom he married October 6, 1962, two sons, Richard […]
  • Enid Wright
    Enid Jeannine (Long) Wright, 80, of Shinnston, went to be with the Lord, March 30, 2014 at her residence. She was born, May 26, 1933 a daughter of the late Lester S. Long, Sr. and the late Julie Pearl Higginbotham Long. She preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Robert Eugene Wright, Sr. […]