Opal Donley

March 6, 1943 - June 22, 2019
Opal Donley

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Opal Donley 76 of St. Clairsville, Ohio died Saturday June 22, 2019 at Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling WV.

She was born March 6, 1943 a daughter of the late Leroy and June (Davis) Heath in Rayland, Ohio.

Opal was a homemaker and a Methodist by faith. Her life was devoted to her family.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph Coe, two sons, Ricky and Robert Coe, a brother, Andy Heath as well as a sister Nancy Sayers.

She is survived by her husband of 36 years, Gerald Donley whom she married June 25, 1983.

In addition she is survived by her children, Diana Dillon of Belmont, son-in-law Richard Dillon of St. Clairsville, Sherrie Funkhouser of St. Clairsville, Leroy (Ruth) Coe of St. Clairsville and Tim (Julie) Coe of St. Clairsville. Opal also leaves behind her siblings, Vangie Bell of Cambridge, Linda Heath of St. Clairsville, Norma Donley of Mt. Pleasant, Brenda Stoner of St. Clairsville, Bud Heath of Warnock, Edward Heath of Warnock, Joe Heath of Belmont and Robert Palmer of St. Clairsville;as well as 19 grandchildren, Mike Funkhouser, Barbara Funkhouser, Rick Dillon, Katie Dillon-Luli, Opal Coe, Joe Coe, Eugene Funkhouser, Brandi Turner, Brian Coe, Brandon Coe, Jenny Mahoney, Michelle Mahoney, Ricky Coe, Brian Coe, Randall Coe, Allie Coe, Lance Corbett, Erica Evans and Zachary Coe along with several great-grandchildren.

Family and friends will be received at Care Funeral and Cremation Specialists 204 W. Main St. St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950 on Tuesday June 25, 2019 from 2-4 & 6-8.

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday June 26 at 11 am with Pastor Scott Black officiating.

Burial will follow in Warnock Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Maynard Methodist Church by going to “TMCFunding.com”.

Share your thoughts and memories of Opal with the family at carechapel.com


Wednesday, June 26, 2019
11:00 AM

Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists-St. Clairsville Chapel - Directions
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950


Tuesday, June 25, 2019
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists-St. Clairsville Chapel - Directions
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950

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  • June 23, 2019
    Kelli Bealiles Lucas lit a candle:
    Lit since June 23, 2019 at 6:35:05 PM

  • June 24, 2019
    Bob Oxier says:
    Never got to see opal very much when I got older but I have some good memories My sympathy to all my cousins and Opals family !! God Bless !!

  • June 24, 2019
    Donna Graves says:
    You were the first contact I made when I was searching for family and your sweet smile that day is forever etched on my heart. RIP Opal, you will be missed.

  • June 24, 2019
    Joann Frames says:
    Opal was my best friend when I lived in Ohio .Our kids were raised like brothers and sisters . I have a bunch of love and respect for her .Rest in peace ,today you are walking the streets of Heaven with God

  • June 29, 2019
    Opal (Coe) Pierpoint lit a candle:
    Lit since June 29, 2019 at 6:38:56 AM