Times West Virginian
Loretta F. Schartiger, 66, of Dilliner, passed away Tuesday (Jan. 28, 2014) at her home after a short illness.
She was born Sept. 16, 1947, in Bobtown, daughter to the late James and Lucille Allum.
She was most recently employed at the Wishing Well Nursing Home in Fairmont, where she worked as an LPN with nearly 30 years of service.
She is survived by her daughters, Rebecca Schartiger and Jessica Hanlan; her sons, Michael Yanak and wife Lynn, and Scott Yanak; grandchildren, David and Cori, Kayla and Brandon, Courtney and Chad and Ashlee and Cody and Nathan; four great-grandchildren, Cayden, Collin, Olivia and Avery. Also surviving are one brother, David Allum and wife Thelma of Morgantown; and sisters Ellen Lentz of Texas, Susie Franks and husband Albert of Bobtown, Betty Jean King and Pam DiCarlo both of Morgantown; and her extended family, Tina and Keith, Heidi and Patrick, Tracy, Eric, Dana, Danielle, Matt and Jessica.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, James “Jimmy” Yanak, and two brothers, Mark and Butch Allum.
Friends may call at the Fred L. Jenkins Funeral Home today from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at the Fred Jenkins Chapel of Prayer with Pastor Fred Tomlinson officiating. Burial will follow at the Cedar Grove Cemetery.