Eugene “Crummie” Russell Novel

August 25, 1929 - January 24, 2018
Eugene “Crummie” Russell Novel

Eugene “Crummie” Russell Novel, 88, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 25, 1929, in Moundsville, son of the late Joseph and Anna (Bucnes) Novel.
Eugene was a Catholic by faith; a retired block layer for Coyne; and a U.S. Army Korean Veteran, who served in Anchorage, AK, from 1951-1953.
He enjoyed hunting, yard work, and crossword puzzles.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean (Bertrand) Novel; three brothers, Ed Novel, Frank Novel and his wife, Jenny, and Fred Novel; two sisters, Agnes Ferrell and Mary Ann Novel; and sister and brother-in-law, Shirley and Bango Conkle.
Eugene is survived by his two sons, Jim Novel and his husband, Phuong “Eric” Vo, of Moundsville and Andy Novel and his wife, Ngan Ngoc “Ruby” Vo, of Moundsville; two sisters, Ruth and Dick Rinehart of Bellaire, OH, and Kathy Kreitzer of Maryland; brother, Jim Novel and his wife, Donna, of Moundsville; four grandchildren, Matt Novel (John Mercado), Zac (Jayme) Novel, Kelly Novel and Quang “Leo” Nguyen; five great-grandchildren, Kameryn, Kayden and Kolton Skrzyneki, Riley and Isaac Novel; 2 sisters-in-law, Shirley and Edna Novel; and a special niece, Joyce Whetzel.
Friends and family will be received Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. at CARE Funeral and Cremation Service, 1500 Second St., Moundsville, where funeral services will be held Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. That Son Ngoc Nguyen officiating.
Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville.
Condolences may be offered at carechapel.com.


Service

Sunday, January 28, 2018
1:00 PM

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

Burial

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville, WV - Directions

Moundsville, WV 26041

Visitation

Saturday, January 27, 2018
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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

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  • January 27, 2018
    Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Eugene Russell Novel, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Eugene Russell Novel, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

  • January 27, 2018
    Chip and Elaine says:
    So sorry to hear about your father’s passing. Elaine and I send our prayers to you and your family in this most difficult time.

  • February 06, 2018
    Vicky Krupnik lit a candle:
    Lit since February 6, 2018 at 2:38:19 PM