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Geraldine Ruth Heckel

July 22, 1945 July 16, 2018
Geraldine Ruth Heckel
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Obituary for Geraldine Ruth Heckel

Geraldine Ruth Heckel, age 72 years, a native of Elkins, WV and a resident of Charleston, WV departed this life Monday afternoon, July 16, 2018 at the Hubbard Hospice House West at Thomas Memorial Hospital at Charleston, WV.
She was born Sunday, July 22, 1945 at home at Cuyahoga Falls, OH a daughter of the late William Andrew and Minnie Oaster Heckel. She had never married. Surviving are one brother, Melvin L. Heckel and wife Betty of Elkins; one sister, Frances Joan “Jody” Gilbert of Elkins; one sister in law, Helen Heckel Cosner of Elkins; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Preceding her in death are two brothers, William Isaac “PeeWee”; and Paul Andrew “Andy” Heckel; two sisters, Patricia Ann “Patty” Heckel and infant Mary Lee Heckel; and one brother in law, Donald Gilbert
Geraldine spent her early life in Ohio and Elkins. Most of her adult life was spent in the Charleston, WV area where she was loved and well cared for by many employees at ResCare. She was a Catholic by faith.
The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 11 AM to 12 PM, Friday. Final Rites will be conducted at the funeral home, Friday, July 20, 2018 at 12 PM. The Rev. Mr. Raymond G. Godwin will officiate and interment will follow at the Elkins Memorial Gardens, on the Country Club Road, Elkins, WV.


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Visitation

Friday

20

Jul

11:00 AM 7/20/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 7/20/2018 12:00:00 PM
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins

120 First Street
P.O. Box 1027
Elkins, WV 26241

Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins
120 First Street Elkins 26241 WV
United States

funeral service

Friday

20

Jul

12:00 PM 7/20/2018 12:00:00 PM
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins

120 First Street
P.O. Box 1027
Elkins, WV 26241

Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins
120 First Street Elkins 26241 WV
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Elkins Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

Country Club Road
Elkins, WV 26241

Country Club Road Elkins 26241 WV
United States
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