June 29, 2014 - Charlene Brown, PM Weirton Chapter, is having a knee replacement Monday, June 30th in New Albany, Ohio. Please remember her in your prayers. Cards may be sent to her at 316 Meadowood Dr., New Cumberland, WV 26047.
June 28, 2014 - Jean Westfall, PM Harrisville No. 29 had surgery on June 20th to remove a reoccurring brain tumor and is doing great. There is some loss of movement in her left foot but physical therapy will take care of that. She is in rehab at Marietta Memorial Hospital with a planned discharge of July 3rd. Once again prayers have been answered - what a mighty God we have! Cards can be sent to her home address, PO Box 257, Harrisville 26362. Thank you for all the prayers, cards and calls she has already received.
June 20, 2014 - Donna Rae Mullenix, PM Harrisville Chapter lost her mother this week.
Bernice Hatfield Sommerville, 94, died June 16, 2014 at Pine View Continuous Care, Harrisville, WV.
She was born Dec. 30, 1919 in Harrisville, the daughter of the late Edgar Ivan and Hallie Jean Heckert Hatfield.
Mammaw B as she was affectionately known by many, graduated from Harrisville High School in 1937. She worked at the former Myles Manufacturing in Harrisville, Pine View Nursing Home and in later years as a correspondent for the Pennsboro News. She was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church where she had been active in the Friendship Class and United Methodist Women. She enjoyed golfing and travelling the world. She loved playing cards with her friends and time spent with her family.
She is survived by a daughter, Donna Rae Mullenix (Denver) of Harrisville; a son, Jon Jay Sommerville (Janet Eppert) of Parkersburg; five grandchildren, Steve Mullenix (Priscilla) and Pam Mossor (Donnie Miracle) of Harrisville; Paul Mullenix (Lori) of Belmont, Kim Adams (Tim) and Lisa Dornick (Greg) all of Parkersburg; seven great-grandchildren, Jennifer Pittman (Mike), Holly Dukich (Chris), Adam Mullenix (Bethany), Missy Sarine (Willie), Jenessa Mullenix, Kyle Adams, and Katie Jo Dornick; nine great-great-grandchildren, Addie, Alyvia and Ayden Pittman, Natalie and Nathaniel Dukich, Chloe Sigmon, Makayla and Lillian Mullenix and Sofia Sarine; and her beloved poodle, Baby.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Douglas Sommerville; and sister, Mida Grose.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 3 PM, Sunday June 22, 2014 at St. Luke's United Methodist Church, Harrisville with Rev. John Frum officiating. Friends may call at Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville Saturday from 4:30-8 PM. In following her wishes she will be cremated. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McCulloughRaiguel.com. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the donor's choice.
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June 19, 2014 - Donna Daily continues to recover from Guillain Barre Syndrome. She is improving everyday and is walking more each day with the aid of a walker. She is now able to eat and is recovering surprisingly well. She would like to thank everyone for all the prayers, cards, and out pouring of support. Please continue to keep her in your prayers. She still has a long journey to go to fully recover.
June 13, 2014 - Dot Simpson, Golden Rule Chapter #69, lost her only sister, Janet, in a courageous battle with lung cancer, on June 11, 2014. Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Cards can be sent to Dorothy Simpson, 267 Jenny Wren Drive, Martinsburg, WV 25401.
June 6, 2014 - Donna Daily, PM Miriam Chapter is improving at a very slow paceandn is now able to walk with a walker and help. She has been moved from the Rehab center in Bellaire, OH to Wheeling Continuous Care, Room 220B, 600 Medical Park, Wheeling, WV 26003. Donna and Jim still need our prayers and encouragement through this very difficult time.
June 5, 2014 - Hello to all....Just got word that Janet’s surgery went well and she is recovering nicely. She was in for 3 hours
and the Dr was able to remove the cyst on her spine. If all goes well she will be able to come home tomorrow.
thanks to everyone for your prayers and concern. God is good,
June 4, 2014 - Joe Hitchman has had three surgeries in the past week, but is now doing better. Please keep our Worthy Grand Matron and her husband in your prayers.
June 3, 2014 - Please remember Janet Frye, Petersburg Chapter, in your prayers. She will be having spinal surgery on Thursday in Harrisonburg, VA. I will keep you informed of her recovery. –Nan
June 1, 2014 - I would like to thank every one for the calls, cards and prayers, while i was in the hospital having my left knee replaced.
I am now home and the fun starts tomorrow with thearpy but no pain no gain. Now maybe I won't walk like Festus.
Mary Ellen Day, Grand Treasurer