Times West Virginian
Kathryn L. Shugars, 60, of Tappan Road, Bridgeport, departed this life Sunday (Nov. 24, 2013) at Ruby Memorial Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born in Clarksburg on July 9, 1953, a daughter of the late Delbert Dale Norman Sr. and Dorothy June Shaffer Norman. She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Gary L. Shugars.
Also surviving is one daughter, Brooke Shugars-Preston and husband Scott of Goodyear, Ariz.; two sons, Jad Moore and wife Andrea of Grafton and Gary Clinton Shugars and fiancée Desiree Martin of Fairmont; five grandchildren, Gage, Sammy and Addison Moore, Jayden Martin and Ella Preston; two sisters, Donna Davis of Springfield, Mo., and Cindy Smith of New Milton; one brother, Delbert Dale Norman Jr. of Anaheim, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by an infant brother, Delbert Dale Norman; and two sisters, Susan Sinclair and Debbie Vincent.
Kathryn was a former employee of Hope Gas Co. with 23 years’ service as a clerk. She had worked also for Fairmont State University in enrollment services for seven years. Kathryn enjoyed gardening, sewing and was a fabulous cook. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
At Kathryn’s request, she was cremated. A celebration of her life will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Shugars family at 1925 Tappan Road, Bridgeport, WV 26330.
Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family at www.harbertfuneralhome.com. Harbert Funeral Home is privileged to serve the Shugars family.