NICK, Betty Jean Nemo, 84, formerly of Wheeling, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at Bishop Joseph H. Hodges Continuous Care Center, Wheeling.
She was born May 21, 1928, in Washington County, PA, daughter of the late John and Dorothy Amalong Nemo.
Mrs. Nick was a member of the Pleasant Hills United Methodist Church. She loved spending time with her family, and loved going to different restaurants. She also won her age group in the "Green Mile" for 80 and over for two years in a row.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, John Andrew Nick; her second husband, Emerson Whitecotton; a brother, Jack Nemo; and two sisters, Ida Mae Nemo and Virginia Wellington.
Surviving are four sons, William Nick and his wife, Martha of Brown Summit, NC, John Nick and his wife, Patricia of Wheeling, WV, Terry Whitecotton of Wheeling, and Brian Whitecotton and his wife, Michele of Moundsville, WV; a daughter, Beth Parker and her husband, Mike of Martins Ferry, OH; a brother, Arley Nemo of Valley Grove, WV; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2013, at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling (304- 242-2311), where services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2013, with the Reverend John Morrison officiating. Interment in Park View Memorial Gardens, Wheeling, WV.
Personal condolences may be offered to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.