Joan Noggy

NOGGY, Joan, 59, of McMechen, WV, passed away on Monday, December 9, 2013, at the her residence.

She was born on February 11, 1954, in Wheeling, WV, to Alex S. and Ann O’Connell Noggy.

Joan was a retired Correctional Officer Sgt. for WV Dept. of Corrections and was a member of St. James Catholic Church in McMechen, WV.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a sister, Rita Noggy.

Joan is survived by two sons, Dennis “Dink” Parker of Wheeling, WV and John Austin Noggy of McMechen, WV; three daughters, Joan Lynn (David) Hill of McMechen, Rachel (Chris) Stoddard of East Liverpool, OH and Kimberly (Bill) Wilson of McMechen; a brother, Joseph A. (Susan) Noggy of Beckley, WV; six sisters, Ann C. (Frank) Wells of Moundsville, Mary H. (Daniel) Dreher of Bloomington, MN, Peggy J. Bucior of Eldersburg, MD, Etta S. (Roger) Malechi of Fairbault, MN, Roselynn Noggy of McMechen and Lory Yocum of Glen Dale, WV; three grandchildren, Nikki Wilson of McMechen, Alex Hill of McMechen and Trey Parker of Maryland; many nieces, nephews and friends.

Friends will be received Thursday, December 12, 2013, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Altmeyer Funeral Home – Benwood- McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall St., McMechen where a Vigil service will be held at 7:30 p.m.

Rite of Christian Burial will be held Friday, December 13, 2013 at 10 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church, McMechen, with Rev. Bekeh Utietiang serving as Celebrant.

Memorial contributions can be made to Bishop Donahue High School (We Believe Fund) at 325 Logan St., McMechen, WV 26040.

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Joan Noggy

NOGGY, Joan, 52, of McMechen, WV, died Monday, December 9, 2013, at home.

Arrangements are pending at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall St., McMechen.