Ronald Howell Jr.

HOWELL, Ronald, Jr., 78, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling.

He was born November 19, 1935, in Benwood, WV, son of the late Ronald Howell, Sr. and Anna Mae Outh Howell.

Mr. Howell was retired from the City of Wheeling where he was a meter technician. He was a Methodist by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha P. White Howell, and a great-grandson, James Victor Williams.

Surviving are three daughters, Kimberly Mencer and Patricia Scott both of Wheeling, and Donna Graham of Triadelphia; a son, Earl R. Howell of Wheeling; two brothers, Donald and George Howell both of Canton, OH; grandchildren, Holly, Tracey, Justin, Stephanie, Nathan, and Ashley; several great- grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Friday, January 31, 2014, from noon until time of service at 1 p.m. at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling (304-242-2311). The Rev. Dr. Doug Liston will officiate the service.

Interment in Stone Church Cemetery, Elm Grove.

Memorial contributions may be made to Liza’s Place, 308 Mt. St. Joseph Road, Wheeling, WV 26003.

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