PRITSCH, Ruth Elizabeth Duncan, 78, of Moundsville, WV, died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, WV.
She was born January 28, 1935, in Moundsville, the daughter of the late Howard and Celesta Guthrie Duncan.
She was retired from the WV Department of Highways; had worked at the former Fostoria Glass Co., Moundsville; was an avid WVU and Pittsburgh Steeler fan; and a Methodist by faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her stepmother, Alma Mercer Duncan; two brothers, Robert and Earl Duncan; and a sister, Virginia Bishop.
Surviving are the daughters of John and Ruth Pritsch; Lucinda "Cindy" (Gary) Nicholson of Glen Dale; and Rhonda (Russell) Greer of Naples, FL; a grandson, Ian Greer of Naples; a sister, Dorothy Duncan (Bernie) Young of Moundsville; sisters-in- law, Patricia Duncan of Cumming, GA, and Mary Ann Duncan of Moundsville; an aunt, Beatrice Guthrie Schmitt of Fort Worth, TX; and many loving nieces, nephews, and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held Sunday, May 26, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at Calvary United Methodist Church, 1600 1st. St., Moundsville with Rev. Greg Blair officiating.
Private inurnment will be held at the convenience of the family in Greenlawn Cemetery, Moundsville.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Children and Youth Ministry at Calvary UMC.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com
Arrangements entrusted to Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, Moundsville.