Hilda Gatts

GATTS, Hilda E. Paith, 94, of Moundsville, W.Va., died Thursday, March 14, 2013 in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, W.Va.

She was born April 17, 1918 in Moundsville, the daughter of the late Isaac S. and Goldie L. Hall Paith.

Mrs. Gatts was a homemaker and a member of the First Christian Church and TOPS, both of Moundsville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Berlin R. Gatts; three brothers, Thomas, Carl and Lawrence Paith.

Surviving are a son, Jay Tee (Vicky) Gatts of Crestline, OH; a daughter, Judy Ann (Terry) Wellman of Moundsville; three grandchildren, Tim (Caroline) Gatts of Roswell, GA, Kristen (Greg) Vilkoski of Moundsville and Alita (Josh Ross) Wellman of Moundsville; four great-grandchildren, Olivia and Emily Gatts of Roswell and Elijah and Aaron Ross of Moundsville; two sisters-in-law, Eileen Paith and Kate Paith; several nieces and nephews; a special caregiver, Betty Ross.

Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-9 p.m. Sunday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 18, 2013, with Rev. Wesley Howsare officiating.

Entombment in Halcyon Hills Mausoleum, Sherrard, W.Va.

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Hilda Gatts

GATTS, Hilda, 94, of Moundsville, WV, died Thursday, March 4, 2013, in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling.

Arrangements pending at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville.