Marjorie Gribben

GRIBBEN, Marjorie (Blake), 87, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Valley Haven Geriatric Center, Beech Bottom.

Marjorie was born on April 23, 1926 in Moundsville, WV. She was the daughter of the late Friend L. and Virginia (Crow) Blake.

Marjorie was a member of the Beech Bottom Community Christian Church. She retired from Wheeling Hospital in the Baby Department and was honored for her caring and dedicated work.

In addition to her parents, Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband, John Gribben; a daughter, Janet Gribben Smith; and two sisters, Lois Blake White and Alice Jo Blake Hess.

Marjorie is survived by a daughter, Johnna (Vince) Brooks; two brothers, John (Dianne) Blake and Lonnie “Red” (Carrie) Blake; two sisters, Janet (Don) Tefft and Sonja (John) Pettini; five grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Saturday, July 6, 2013 from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. at Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main St., Wellsburg, WV (304-737-3551) with Pastor James Seabright officiating.

Interment will follow at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Beech Bottom, WV.

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