Bernice Nolan

NOLAN, Bernice L., 87, of Wheeling died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling.

She was born March 30, 1927, in Duffy, OH, a daughter of the late Edwin S. and Amelia Lively Abrigg.

Bernice was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church and numerous clubs and organizations. She loved her family, pets and world travel.

In addition to her parents, Bernice was preceded in death by her husband Edward J. Nolan Jr. on January 1, 1994; and three sisters, Audrey Schafer, Gloria Winkler and Rosena Clatterbuck.

Surviving are her children, Edward J. Nolan III ( Risa) of Wheeling, Jane Dorisio (Bob), of Wheeling, Janet Nolan of Wheeling, Patricia Nepa (Raymond), of Pittsburgh, PA; two sisters, Edna Schaum (Joe), of Sardis, OH, Lila Nolan (Jerry), of Bridgeport, OH; three brothers, Edwin Abrigg (Ruth) of Bridgeport, OH, John Abrigg (Kay) of Wheeling, and Gerald Abrigg (Reva) of Columbus, OH. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, Elise Nolan, Joseph Nolan, Daniel Nolan, Michael Dorisio, Sarah Nolan, Angelina Nepa, Gina Nepa and Nina Nepa.

Friends will be received on Tuesday, April 22, from 4-8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove, where services will be held on Wednesday, April 23, at 10 a.m. with Fr. Michael Steltenkamp, S.J., officiating.

Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Family Service-Upper Ohio Valley (ADS), 51-11th St., Wheeling, WV 26003; or to the Catholic Neighborhood Center, 125-18th St., Wheeling, WV 26003.

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Bernice Nolan

NOLAN, Bernice, 87, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014 in Liza’s Place, Valley Hospice Care Center South, Wheeling.

Arrangements are pending at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., Wheeling.