Ruth Calvert

CALVERT, Ruth Elaine Gramlich, 84, of Wheeling died Sunday, January 6, 2013, at home.

She was born December 10, 1928, in Wheeling, the daughter of the late William H. and Margaret Schmalsteig Gramlich.

Ruth was retired from the former Cooey-Bentz Furniture Company and a Methodist by faith.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Donald Dale Calvert, in 1986 and two brothers, William and John Gramlich.

Surviving are three sons, Dennis D. Calvert of Wheeling, Brian K. Calvert and his wife, Tori Jo, of St. Clairsville, OH, William S. Calvert and his wife, Deborah, of Wheeling; a daughter, Donna Morris, of Wheeling; a brother, Robert Gramlich and his wife, Eleanor, of Orlando, FL; a sister, Joann Albers and her husband, William, of Wheeling; five grandchildren, Heather Calvert-Clegg and her husband, Corey, Shauna Calvert, Erica Morris-Hercules, Calvert Morris and Cassandra Calvert, all of Wheeling; two great-grandchildren, Bailey and McKenzie.

Friends will be received on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 3545 Jacob St., South Wheeling, (304) 232-4060 where services will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. with Reverend Jody Carroll officiating. Entombment in Park View Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Wheeling.

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