Mary Ellen Wendt

WENDT, Mary Ellen (Earnest), 96, of Cameron, WV passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012 at home.

She was born October 8, 1915, in Marshall County, daughter of the late Samuel G. and Alice Edgar Earnest.

She had been a farmer’s wife for the late Arthur Joseph Wendt for 63 years until his death in 1997. They lived, and farmed, near Cameron.

She was also preceded in death by a son Arthur Earnest Wendt, and two brothers, Charles Earnest, who lived in Maryland, and Glenn Earnest, of Cameron, WV.

She is survived by two sons, Glen Kermit (Marilyn) Wendt, of Cameron, and Charles W. (Daisy) Wendt, of Moundsville; one daughter Mary Evelyn (Paul) Garey, of Moundsville; grandchildren, Marilyn (Louis) Horacek, Donald R. Wendt, Misty L. Garey, Beverly (Harry) Chambers, April (James) Blake, Richard (Lisa) Wendt, and 12 great-grandchildren

She has numerous nieces and nephews and special friends Carolyn, Joanne, Sally, Pat, Angel, Chelcee, Judy, Debbie and Rachael.

Friends and relatives will be received at Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 39 Maple Ave., Cameron, WV on Monday June 11, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where services will be held Tuesday June 12, 2012 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Wesley Howsare officiating.

Interment at Big Run Christian Church Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Big Run Christian Church, 2229 Reid Ridge Rd., Cameron, WV 26033.