Jo Ann Auber

AUBER, Jo Ann, 79, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Tuesday, February 25, 2014.

She was born on August 5, 1934, in Wheeling, a daughter to the late Joseph Cecil and Wilma (Smith) Cecil McLauglin. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Wheeling and a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Ladies Auxiliary.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis R. “Bud” Auber, one son, Joseph Auber, and one sister, Norma Jean Cecil Ries.

She is survived by one son, Jeff Auber of Wheeling; a special sister-in-law, Charlotte Bowers; one uncle, Melvin Smith of Warwood; one aunt, Zelda (Raymond) Tucker of Wellsburg, W.Va.; six grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and several cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Friends will be received on Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 1-4 and 6-9 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Elm Grove. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 10 a.m. at St .Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Gary P. Naegele as celebrant.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Hope for Hines Foundation, 58 Carmel Road, Wheeling, W.Va. 26003.

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