EMERICK, Vivian Constance Moats, 95, formerly of Wheeling, WV, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in the Scioto Retirement Community in Columbus, OH.
She was born August 19, 1917, in Valley Mills, WV, the daughter of the late Andrew and Bonna Worley Moats.
She was a member of St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church, Wheeling and a past member of the Eastern Star Miriam Chapter 1.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd E. Emerick in 1998; a daughter, Debra K. Emerick in 1952; a son, Andrew Emerick in 2009; a brother, Samuel Moats and a sister, Eleanor Bradford.
Surviving are a daughter, Connie Parker and her husband, Paul of Columbus, OH; a sister, Wilma Dean Peppler of Parkersburg, WV; five grandchildren and two step-grandchildren.
Friends will be received on Friday, April 19, 2013, from 11:30 a.m. until the time of service at 12:30 p.m. at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Wheeling (304-242-2311) with the Reverend R. Paul Schafer officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church, 141 Kruger St., Wheeling WV 26003.
Personal condolences may be made to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.