Shirley Columbo

COLUMBO, Shirley Mae, 79, of Colliers, WV, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, Ohio.

Shirley is survived by her teenage sweetheart and husband of 59 years, William “Bill” Columbo of Colliers, WV, and her son, Brian Columb,o and grandson, Cody Columbo both of Ashburn, VA.

Shirley was born on November 9, 1934 in Wellsburg, WV a daughter of the late Herbert “Hoot” and Florence (Kimbel) Mayhew. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her siblings, Mary Cunningham, Lucille Adams, Bernie Damns, Paul “Bud” Mayhew, and Earl “Pete” Mayhew.

Shirley was a graduate of Follansbee High School Class of 1952. She was a co-chairperson for their reunions until her passing. Shirley held a number of jobs through the years but most recently a member of the Brightwood Center office staff. Along with being a member of the Colliers United Methodist Church Shirley was a member of the Choir.

A celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, December 26th at 4 p.m. at the Colliers United Methodist Church at 318 Pennsylvania Ave. Colliers, WV with Pastor Don Stilgenbauer.

In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to the Colliers United Methodist Church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Mullenbach Funeral Home 669 Main St. Follansbee, WV.

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