LaVerne Myers

MYERS, LaVerne “Aunt Wernie”, 85, of Moundsville, WV, died Wednesday, January 30, 2013, in Acuity Specialty Care Center, Bellaire, OH.

She was born December 11, 1927, in Moundsville, the daughter of the late Okey Lane and Stella Leota Myers.

She was a member of Cedar Avenue Church of Christ; and retired from the former US Stamping.

Wernie loved hanging out with family and was like a mother to her many nieces and nephews. She would tirelessly dote on each and every one of them, and there were no favorites.

She led a simple life with simple pleasures and was consistently patient and kind, always put the needs of others above her own, and was a joy to have around.

Survivors include her life-long companion of 57 years, Arden Heatherington; a sister, Geneva Zelaski of Moundsville; a niece, Linda Coffield; nephews, Philip (Karen) Hess, Brad (Karen) Hess, and Mike (Patty) Zelaski; great-nieces, Sue (Jay) Sadoski, Karen Coffield, Erika (Chris) Wright, and Alexandra Zelaski; great- nephews, Dave Coffield, Kent Hess, and Aaron Zelaski; great-great niece, Savannah Coffield; and great-greatnephews, Hunter and Tyler Sadoski, Layton and Colin Wright, and Zac McLaughlin.

Family will receive friends on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday from 12 noon until time of funeral service at 1p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville with Evangelist Devin Roush officiating.

Interment in Wood Hill Cemetery, Moundsville.

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