Barbara Sloan

SLOAN, Barbara E., “Grammy,” 71, of Moundsville, W.Va., died Sunday, March 10, 2013, in Mound View Nursing Home.

She was born March 21, 1941, in Steubenville, Ohio, a daughter to the late John Bernard and Eunice Rose (Northrop) Eyler.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Homer S. “Butch” Sloan.

She is survived by one daughter, Becky Sloan of Houston, Texas; one sister, Beverly Harris of Indianapolis, Ind.; one brother, Bob Eyler of Moundsville; two sisters-in-law, Gloria Walter of Moundsville, and Betty Lowe of McMechen, W.Va.; several nieces and nephews, including Elizabeth Rose Eyler, and Ashley Nicole Eyler; and many friends.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes and Kirby-Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville, where funeral services will be held Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 10 a.m.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Mound View Nursing Home.

Memorial donations can be made to the Marshall County Animal Shelter, RR 5 Box 210 Moundsville, WV, 26041, or to the Charity of the donor’s choice.

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