Melvin “Toby” Longwell, 68, of Lorain, OH, formerly of Marshall, Co., WV, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at the New Life Hospice of Saint Joseph in Lorain.
He was born September 13, 1940 in Littleton, WV, the son of the late Harry Longwell and Keturah Carpenter. He was Christian by faith.
In addition to his parents he was proceeded in death by a brother Clifford Longwell.
He is survived by his friend and companion Zella Comstock of Lorain, OH; 2 daughters, Nancy Longwell of Moundsville, WV and Cathy (Bob) Brown of Brookside, OH; 2 Sons, Rusty (Vicki) Longwell of Portland, OR and Bobby Longwell of KY; 4 sisters, Goldie Oliver of Moundsville, WV, Edith Holman of McMechen, WV, Waveline
(Donald) Carpenter of Moundsville, WV and Mary Frances Keller of Elyrea, OH; 1 Brother, Kenneth Longwell of Moundsville, WV; 15 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, January 16, 2009 from 6 – 8 PM at CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville, WV. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, January 17, 2009 at 2:00 PM at the CARE Chapel. Pastor Paul Smith will be officiating.
Interment will be at Limestone Cemetery, Moundsville, WV.
Online Condolences can be made to the family at carechapel.com on the obituary page.