Anna Irene Lohr Whipkey

October 16, 1929 - July 1, 2017
Anna Irene Lohr Whipkey

Anna Irene Lohr Whipkey, 90, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017, at home with family.

She was born October 16, 1926, in Cameron, WV, a daughter of the late James and Della (Gorby) Ward. Anna was a member of Harvest Baptist Church and a former member of the VFW Post #437 Auxiliary. She retired as a Supervisor of the laundry department at Reynolds Memorial Hospital.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband, Edward Bartrug, her second husband, Lester Lohr, and her third husband, Carl Whipkey; and her five sisters, Bertha King, Mary Rohm, Wanda Burgess, Agnes Frantz and Ethel Kennen.

Surviving Anna are her two sons, Bryan Ward Sr., of Bradenton, FL, and B. Dean (Cathy) Bartrug of Centerville, GA; one daughter, Patricia (Gilbert) King Jr., of Glen Dale, WV; five step-sons, Philip E. Whipkey of Marietta, OH, Clyde (Janet) L. Whipkey of Follansbee, WV, C. Daniel (Veronica) Whipkey of Moundsville, WV, Greg (Sherry) L. Whipkey of Marietta, and B. Michael (Shelia) Whipkey of Powhatan Point, OH; two step-daughters, Barbara (Clyde) K. Riggle and Betty Ann (Dave) Neely both of Cameron; one brother, James Ward of Valparaiso, IN; ten grandchildren, Patricia Anne (Michael) Hanson, Bryan (Catherine) Ward JR., Jimmy Dean Bartrug, Gary Lee Bartrug, Michael (Stephanie) Bartrug, Bobby Williams, Danny Lyons, Keith Allan(Betsy) King, Cynthia Lyn (David) Petrini, and Kevin Lee (Christine) King; 20 great-grandchildren, 8 great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received Thursday, July 6, from 4-8 pm and Friday, July 7, from 11 am until time of services at 12 pm, at Care Funeral and Cremation, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville, with Pastor Larry Jenkins officiating. Interment will be held at Halcyon Hill Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice in C/O www.tmcfunding.com.

Condolences may be offered to the family online at carechapel.com .

 


Service

Friday, July 7, 2017
12:00 PM

CARE Funeral & Cremation Service – Moundsville - Directions
1500 Second Street
Moundsville, West Virginia 26041
304-810-0435

Burial

Friday, July 7, 2017

Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens - Directions

Sherrard, WV

Visitation

Thursday, July 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM

CARE Funeral & Cremation Service – Moundsville - Directions
1500 Second Street
Moundsville, West Virginia 26041
304-810-0435

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  • July 04, 2017
    Janice Pettit lit a candle:
    Lit since July 4, 2017 at 7:49:47 PM

  • July 07, 2017
    Carolyn Ericsson says:
    I worked with Irene at Reynolds Memorial. She was always so helpful with any thing nursing staff requested. A very great lady.