Joey Showalter

SHOWALTER, “Joe,” Joey Keith, 54, of New Martinsville, WV, died Monday, April 9, 2012 at Oak Point Nursing Home in Baltic, OH.

“Joe” was born July 17, 1957 in New Martinsville, WV, son of the late Kenneth R. and Grace Anderson Showalter.

He was a self-employed lawn care provider, cook for the former Elby’s Restaurant, graduate of Magnolia High School, member of New Martinsville Moose Lodge 931, member of American Legion Post No. 86, loved sports and was a member of First Christian Church Disciples of Christ in New Martinsville.

In addition to his parents, a brother, Larry Showalter, preceded him in death.

Surviving are his brothers, Ken “Butch” Showalter of New Martinsville, WV and “Terry” William Terrell Showalter of Belle Vernon, PA; a special uncle, Lloyd Anderson of Kalamazoo, MI and a very dear cousin, Linda Hines of Cincinnati, OH.

At Joe’s request there will be no service.

Memorial contributions may be made in Joe’s name to First Christian Church Disciples of Christ, P.O. Box 274, New Martinsville, WV 26155.

Expression of sympathy may be made www.jarvisfuneralhomes.com.