Helen E. “Liz” Young Cross, 80, of Bethany, WV, passed away August 24, 2014, in Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV.

She was born September 26, 1933, in Brooke County to the late Sumner and Ruth Gorby Young.

She was a member of the Bethany Memorial Church, Brooke Lanes Women’s Bowling League, enjoyed reading and crossword puzzles, and was a secretary at Follansbee Steel and Bethany College.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard W. Cross who passed in 2011; a step daughter, Tracy Jo Cross; two brothers, Gerald and James Young.

She is survived by her son, Richard K. Cross of Satellite Beach, FL; a daughter, Patricia L. Moran (Tim) of Warwood, WV; a brother, Ronald Young (Mary) of Bedford, TX; two sisters, Dorothy Mihlbauer (David) of Wellsburg, WV, Bonnie Gilbert (Nelson) of West Liberty, WV; four grandchildren, Megan Wessel (Kenny) of Warwood, WV, and Rusty Byhanna of Triadelphia, WV, Lindsey Boyington (Glen) of Crawfordville, FL, and Jeremey Cross (Lindsey) of Panama City, FL; four great-grandchildren, Kaylin and Brayden Cross of Panama City, FL, Ashlyn Boyington of Crawfordville, FL and Chloe Wessel of Warwood, WV.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, August 27, 2014, from 3-8 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, WV. Service will be Thursday, August 28, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Scott Thayer and Bonnie Gilbert officiating.

Interment will follow at New Bethany Cemetery, Bethany, WV. Online condolences can be made to ReasnerofWellsburg.com.