EDGELL, Lillie Virginia Hercules Orum, 84, formerly of Wheeling, died Monday, March 24, 2014 in the Masonic Community, Springfield, Ohio.
She was born October 10, 1929 in Wheeling, WV , the daughter of the late William Leroy and Virginia C. Stein Hercules.
She was a salesperson for JC Penney in Wheeling and a retired House Parent for Oesterlen Services for Youth in Springfield, Ohio.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Roy W Orum in 1963; two sons, John and Walton Sr. Orum; a grandson, Chucky Orum; four brothers, and a sister.
Lillie is survived by her daughter, Mary Allison and her husband Ted of South Vienna, Ohio; a daughter-in-law, Linda Orum of New Carlisle; nine grandchildren, Denise, Jacqueline, Stacey, Jon, Kayla, Chad, Sonya, Dana, Walton Jr. and 19 great-grandchildren, several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Friday, March 28, 2014 from 10 a.m. until time of service at noon at Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Wheeling, (304-242-2311) with Elder Larry S. Jones officiating.
Interment in Short Creek Cemetery.