The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

January 6, 2013

Mary Kathryn Kaiser

Mary Kathryn Kaiser, 84, of Bridgeport, passed away on Friday (Jan. 4, 2013) at the Meadows at Maplewood in Bridgeport.

She was born on Sept. 1, 1928, in Fairmont, to the late John William and Iva Kathryn Frum Simpson. Also preceding her in death were her loving husband, John Peter Kaiser, and her sister, Martha Louise Shaver.

Mary is survived by her nephews, John “Pete” Loss and his wife Judy, and Donald William “Bill” Loss and his wife Deborah; niece, Jennifer Nay and her husband John T., all of Adamsville; nine great-nephews and nieces, Hannibal, Matthew, Edward, Angela, Megan, Stacy, Ben and Christa Loss and Courtney Nay; as well as several great-great-nieces and nephews.

Mary graduated from East Fairmont High School in 1946 and from Fairmont State College in 1950. She was employed by Bessemer and Lake Erie Railroad Co. and the FBI as secretary to the president from 1950 to 1954.

She served as bookkeeper and secretary to the registrar at Fairmont State College from 1947 to 1950. Mary was a member of the League of Women Voters and Bridge Club. She loved animals. She was a Methodist.

The family would like to thank Pam Wilson, RN and the staff of People’s Hospice for their compassionate care.

Friends will be received at Harmer Funeral Home, Shinnston, on Monday from 5-7:30 p.m., with a service being conducted at 7:30 pm. with Rev. Bennie Simmons officiating. Online condolences may be submitted at www.harmerfuneralhome.com.

A service of the Harmer Funeral Home, Shinnston.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Emmett “Bud” Schmuck

    Emmett Lewis “Bud” Schmuck passed away at home on Friday (April 18, 2014).

    April 20, 2014

  • JP Guido II

    Joseph Paul “JP” Guido II, 61, of Fairmont, passed away Wednesday (April 16, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown after a short battle with lung cancer.

    April 20, 2014

  • Letta Cochran

    Letta Louise Cochran, 88, of Fairmont, passed away Friday (April 18, 2014) at Fairmont General Hospital.

    April 20, 2014

  • James Pearl

    James Edward Pearl, 87, of Rivesville community, passed away Friday afternoon (April 18, 2014) in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

    April 20, 2014

  • Beverly Ann Price

    Beverly Ann Price, 72, of Gaston Avenue, Fairmont, passed away Friday (April, 18, 2014) at the Fairmont General Hospital.

    April 20, 2014

  • Sara Cool

    Sara Melvina Simmons Cool, 90, of Worthington, went to join the love of her life, Orval D. Cool, on April 18, 2014.

    April 20, 2014

  • Nuke-arms grade stock has been cut by Iran

    Iran has converted three quarters of a nuclear stockpile that it could have turned quickly into weapons-grade uranium into less volatile forms and is well on the way toward transforming the rest, the U.N. atomic agency reported Thursday.
    The development — agreed to by Iran under a nuclear deal it struck late last year with six world powers — leaves Tehran with substantially less of the 20-percent enriched uranium that it would need for a nuclear warhead.

    April 18, 2014

  • Leona Leach

    Leona Catherine Harper Leach, 92, of Simpson, passed away on Wednesday (April 16, 2014) at her home, surrounded by her family.

    April 18, 2014

  • Thornton Gillis

    Thornton Allen “Gil” Gillis, 73, passed away peacefully Wednesday (March 26, 2014) at 9:05 p.m. PST with his devoted wife Gloria by his side.

    April 18, 2014

  • Mary Artman

    Mary E. Artman, 84, died Monday (April 14, 2014) at Tara Plantation in Carthage, N.C.

    April 18, 2014

House Ads
Featured Ads