Mary Cummings

CUMMINGS, Mary Ellen Dietrich, 90, resident of Wheeling, WV, died Saturday, December 1, 2012, at the Carriage Inn, Cadiz, OH.

She was born June 8, 1922, in Fairmont, WV, the daughter of the late Ernest Frederick and Phyllis Ora Watkins Dietrich.

She was a Marion County Teacher’s Aide and a member of the Baptist Temple, Fairmont, WV.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Cummings Sr.; a son, John Cummings Jr.; a brother, Frederick Dietrich.

Surviving are her daughters, Nancy Baker and her husband, Randy of Wheeling, and Nanette Hall of CA; sisters, Martha Larson and Mary Ellen’s twin sister, Liz Sturm; grandchildren, Chad Hill and his wife, Angie, Matt Hill, Dusty Hill, Jordan Baker, Adam Baker and his wife, Jennifer, Anthony Baker, Amanda Baker, and Jeffrey Cummings.

Friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, December 8, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the Baptist Temple, 430 Morgantown Avenue, Fairmont, WV 26554 with Dr. Holley Saulkner officiating, with a luncheon to follow at noon.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 1299 Pineview Dr. Suite 3, Morgantown, WV 26505.

Arrangements by Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Wheeling, WV 26003 (304-242-2311).