KIRBY, Eileen Schmalstieg, 94, of Wheeling, WV, died Friday, September 21, 2012, in Wheeling Hospital.
She was born April 5, 1918, in Wheeling, WV, the daughter of the late Earl E. and Mary Margaret Phillips Schmalstieg.
Mrs. Kirby was a retired Respiratory Therapist Supervisor at Bellaire City Hospital and a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Wheeling.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Ray Kirby.
Surviving are sons, Bruce R. Kirby of Wheeling with whom she resided, David E. Kirby of Los Angeles, CA, and Charles A. Kirby (Barbara) of Wheeling; a sister, Laverne Nodurft of New Orleans; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; cousins, three nephews and a niece.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, September 23, 2012 at the Kepner Funeral Home, Burke Chapel, 2101 Warwood Ave., Wheeling (304-277-2722). Mass of Christian burial will be held Monday, September 24, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Wheeling with Monsignor Eugene S. Ostrowski as celebrant. Interment in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Vigil service will be held Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 1516 Warwood Ave, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Personal condolences may be offered to the family at www.kepnerfuneral. com.