Evelyn M. (Blake) Earliwine, 83, (fondly known as Grandma and Ma to her grandchildren) formerly of Cameron, WV and Moundsville, WV passed away on December 4, 2018 at Shadyside Care Center, Shadyside, OH.
She was born on July 18, 1935 in Adaline, WV, daughter of the late Harley and Edith (Poland) Blake. She attended Cameron High School, obtained her GED and was a homemaker all her life. She enjoyed quilting and sewing. She was a Christian by faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Earliwine; a son, David Earliwine; two brothers, Arthur Blake and Albert Blake.
Survivors include two daughters, Donna Ridgeway and Holly (Richard) Ochsenbein; six grandchildren, Jan Tom, Jennifer Douglass, Brian Earliwine, Craig Anderson, Jacob Ochsenbein and Luke Ochsenbein; eight great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to the Shadyside Care Center and their caring and compassionate staff.
Visitation will be held at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Wheeling, WV (304-242-2311) on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 6 to 8 p.m. The service and interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Garden will be at the convenience of the family with Pastor Frank C. Menhart Jr., officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall County Senior Center, c/o Joyce Howard, 805 5th St., Moundsville, WV 26041.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.