N. Jean McFadden, 89, of Glen Dale, WV, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in Mound View Health Care Center, Moundsville, WV.
She was born Dec. 27, 1929, in Glen Dale, the daughter of the late John and Bertha Wild Burgess.
She was a retired administrative assistant from Reynolds Memorial Hospital, having worked for 64 years; a member of Glen Dale United Methodist Church, where she was a member of the Trustee Committee, and previous treasurer of United Methodist Women; a member of the RMH Foundation Board, a Board Member on Advisory Council of BM Spurr School of Practical Nursing, and a honorary member of RMH Auxiliary; a VFW Auxiliary member; and she received the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Achievement Award.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth E. McFadden; a brother, John Burgess Jr.; three sisters, Edith Burgess, Mildred Hall, and Dorothy “Patty” Brown; and Charles Garvick.
Survivors include a daughter, Sandy McFadden of Glen Dale; two sisters, Madelyn (Robert) Simons of Glen Dale, and Elizabeth Price of PA; a brother, William “Bill” Burgess of Glen Dale; several nieces and nephews; and Debbie Claycomb, whom she considered a daughter.
Family will receive friends on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, where funeral services will be held Monday at 1 p.m. with Rev. John Lepp and Rev. John Morrison officiating.
Interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard.
Memorial contributions may be made to Glen Dale United Methodist Church, 700 Wheeling Ave., Glen Dale, WV 26038.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.