MINTER, Sylbia Vaun Sapp, 83, of West Liberty, WV, died Sunday, May 6, 2012, at her residence.
She was born June 10, 1928 in Morgantown, WV, a daughter of the late Harry and Hazel Starkey Sapp. Ms. Minter was a former LPN at Ohio Valley Medical Center and a member of the West Liberty Federated Church, West Liberty.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Russell Minter and brother, Vernon Sapp.
Surviving are two sons, Steven (Sandra) Minter of West Liberty and Walter (Louise) Minter of Hollidaysburg, PA; daughter, Connie Matheny-Poggi (Jim) of Triadelphia, WV; four sisters, Barbara Griffith of West Liberty, Jean Hedrick of Fairview, WV, Patty (George) Menas of Farmington, WV, and Eileen Pacifico of Smithfield, PA; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a great-great-granddaughter and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 9 at the Altmeyer Funeral Home Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., Wheeling, and May 10 from noon until the service at 1 p.m. at the West Liberty Federated Church, West Liberty, with Pastor Bonnie Gilbert officiating. Entombment will follow at park View Memorial Gardens, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Amedisys Hospice, 1251 Warwood Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyer.com.