Karen Lorraine Harper Frame
Karen Lorraine Harper Frame went to be with the Lord on September 13, 2014. Karen was 68 years young, and passed away with a long history of heart disease. Karen retired from Braxton Health Care and was a supervisor of housekeeping for a period of 14 years. Karen enjoyed and lived her days with happiness and love to all. Karen was a very outgoing person and a devoted loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Karen has four daughters, Janelle and husband Mike Cosner, Sherri Hanks, and fiancé Roger Marks, Tammy and husband Steve Woods, and Eshia Cook. Karen also has eight grandchildren, Danielle Moore, Lee Davis, Cythanna Stout, Brittany Foster, Bethney Bailey, Lacy Cosner, Dereck Simmons and Taylor Cook. Karen also has six great grandchildren. Karen will always be in our hearts filled with good memories, joy and love, and will always be missed. Karen is now singing with the angels that watch over all.
Sheila Lynn Hamric
Sheila Lynn Hamric, 67, of Heaters, WV went to be with the Lord on September 13, 2014. She was born on September 5, 1947. Sheila was the daughter of Eugene and Chessie (Gill) Woods. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Gary Woods.
Sheila is survived by her loving husband, Kenneth Hamric. Also surviving are daughter, Christine (Mike) Cool; son, Kevin Hamric (partner, Rebekah Call); grandchildren, Jasmine Leake, Camylle Leake, Michaela Cool, Sophia Cool and Zane Cool; brothers, Clark Woods (Dianne), Parker Woods; sister, Carla Williams (Allan).
Sheila carried an influential presence within her community. She had retired from the United States Postal Service after 30 years of service. She was an active member of the Heaters United Methodist Church, serving as treasurer and secretary. Sheila enjoyed reading, gardening, and loved her family. She stayed involved in the daily lives of her children and grandchildren.
Sheila was an inspiration and shining light to her family, friends, and all who knew her; she will be dearly missed. She was a faithful, caring, and loving person, who always thought of others before herself.
Friends called the Stockert- Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Corner Rd., Flatwoods, WV 26621 on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 5-8 pm. Funeral services were held on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 11:00 am from the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Chapel with Rev. Eric Veltre officiated. Interment followed services in the Little Kanawha Memorial Gardens. Words of comfort and memories were expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home was honored to be caring for the Hamric family.
James H. Harris
James H. Harris, Sr., 87, of 8391 Herold Road, Sutton, WV passed away on Sunday, September 14, 2014 at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. He was born on May 3, 1927 in Canfield, WV and was the son of Aubrey Harris and Dorothy (Davis) Harris. He was married to the late Louise Harris, who preceded him in death in 2012.
He is survived by sons, Jim Harris (Penny), John Harris; daughter, JoAnn Eldman (Jerry). Also surviving are grandchildren, Michael Eldman (Amy), Kevin Eldman (Ashley) Joshlyn Simpson-Harris, Tim Harris (Bobbi), Steve Harris (Kelly), and James Harris. Also surviving is brother, Kermit Harris, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
James served his Country as a member of the United States Navy and a Seabee. He enjoyed reading, gardening, hunting, fishing, and was a member of the Boilermaker Union local 908. James was capable of anything that he put his mind to.
Family received friends on Friday, September 19, 2014 from 11-1pm at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV 26621. Funeral services followed visitation from the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Roby Godfrey officiating. Interment followed services in the Braxton Cemetery. Online condolences were expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home was honored to be caring for the Harris family.
Minnie Belle “Sis” Conrad
Minnie Belle “Sis” Conrad, 89, passed away on September 21, 2014. She was born on May 17, 1925. Minnie was the daughter of the late Lucy A. Allen and James A. Young. She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Roy “Budge” Conrad, who she married on Good Friday, April 10, 1941.
Minnie was also preceded in death by brother, Harold Ratliff; sister, Susie O’Dell; son in law, Norman “Jack” Toms; great-granddaughter, Sierra Chevelle Cayton. Surviving are children, Shirley Y. Toms of Covesville, VA; Donnie E. Conrad (Phyllis) of Dale City, VA; Rodney Conrad (Becky) of Bridgeport, WV. Also surviving are Grandchildren, Jeffery F. Cayton (Brenda) of Napier, WV; Jennifer Conrad Inge (Kevin) of Woodbridge, VA; Jeffrey B. Conrad of Dale City, VA; Norman Wayne Toms (Joyce); Deborah Toms Helm (Chris); Mark Toms (Monica); Great grandchildren, Elijah F. Cayton (Melanie) of Napier, WV; Carrie J. Cayton and Matthew Clevinger of Morgantown, WV; Madison Grace Inge of Woodbridge, VA; Brandy Mayle, Brittany Toms, Robbie Toms, and Austin Toms; Great-great grandchildren, Cheyenne Jones and Caylea Cayton of Napier WV and Koby Mayle and Tyson Mayle; Sisters Ruby Wine Verdine of Youngstown, OH, Erless Conley of Orlando, WV and Donna Solano of Leivasy, WV; Brothers, Stanton Young (Pat) of Mt. Nebo, WV and Roger Young (Ann) of Leivasy, WV and numerous nieces and nephews.
Sis worked at the Napier Post Office. She had served as Sunday School Teacher, Superintendent and Treasurer of the Napier United Methodist Church, and was also affiliated with Wings of Faith Prayer Group. She was a homemaker, wife, and mother, and over the years had opened her home for those that needed care or a place to stay.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday September 24, 2014 from 11:00 am to 1:00 p.m. at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Drive, Flatwoods, WV 26621. Funeral services will be follow at 1:00 pm from the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel with Delmas Singleton officiating. Interment will follow services at the Little Kanawha Memorial Gardens. Words of comfort and fond memories may be expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The family would like to thank the staff of Meadowview Manor and the dedicated in-home care providers who cared for Budge and Sis when they required assistance.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of Flatwoods will be caring for the Conrad family.
Pauline Waldeck, age 89, of Flower/Cedarville, passed away on September 19, 2014. She was born on May 22, 1925 in Braxton County, West Virginia to Worthy Lee (1891-1954) and Macel Mella (Utt) Wilson (1900-1988). Pauline was the oldest sibling to brothers, Laco and Don, both deceased.
Polly was a supporter of her community through her willingness to never use the word “no”. She was a member of Waldeck EUB at Flower and also a member of the Copen United Methodist Church, where she and her mother were eventually the oldest active members before their passing.
Polly was the devoted wife of a farmer, John G Waldeck and a passionate partner of farm preservation. A member of numerous organizations and honored with the West Virginia Farming Heritage Award in 2009. The farm was also recognized in 2010 as a West Virginia Century Family Farm because it had been an active farm under one name, “Waldeck Farm” since 1877, under a span of five generations of Waldecks.
Recognized for spending her life leading by example, hard work and perseverance, Polly married her life’s love and best friend, John G. Waldeck in October, 1942, who preceded her in death. From this union there were three children: Judy Carolyn (Rendal) Stout; Franklin L. (Linda) Waldeck ; John M. (Toni) Waldeck, deceased. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Randal (Kim) Stout; Chris L Waldeck; Shane (Traci) Waldeck; Kent (Kristi) Waldeck and nine great-grandchildren; Emily, Erin, Ryan, Andrew Stout; Mason, Brooke, Hailey, Waldeck; Issac and Harrison Waldeck. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews survive with fond, loving memories of Aunt Polly.
Family received friends at Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home in Flatwoods, WV on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 11:00am to 1:00pm. Funeral services followed at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Chapel at 1:00pm with Pastor Ed Wade officiating. Interment followed at the Cedar Creek Community Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at stockert-paletti.com.
Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements for the Pauline Waldeck.