William “Bill” R. Gilmore

May 11, 1928 - December 6, 2016
William “Bill” R. Gilmore

William “Bill” R. Gilmore, 88, of Moundsville, WV passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at his residence in Moundsville, surrounded by his loving family.

Bill was born May, 11, 1928 in Marshall County, WV the son of the late Marion Lee and Pearl (Welling) Gilmore.

He attended the Messiah Lutheran Church in Moundsville, was a retired Machinist for Triangle Conduit, drove bus for the Marshall County School System,was an avid bowler and a member of the NRA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Marion Jr. and Everett “Bud” Gilmore and a sister, Betty Wetterau

Bill is survived by his wife of 28 years, Bernice (Korn) Gilmore of Moundsville; five children, Daniel Gilmore, Diann (Butch) Magers, Michael (Karen) Gilmore, Richard (Carla) Gilmore all of Moundsville and Deanna Jo (Joshua) Mitchell of Vandergrift, PA; five step-children, Herbie (Marsha) Korn, Michael (Jody) Korn, Robert (Dora) Moraski and Alisa Moraski all of Moundsville; sister, Sis (Donnie) Quigley of Cameron, WV; twenty grandchildren, Michele (Brad) Crow, Carrie (Jerry) Cline, Amanda (Matt) Francis, Justin (Mindy) Gilmore, Christopher Gilmore, Betina Boyles, Samantha (Kyle) Fisher, Rikki-Lyn (Tyler) Crow, Wyatt Conner, Lacie Gilmore, Dakota Conner, Errett Fekate, Ashley (Jordan) Wallace, Danielle Minder, Chris Minder, Tim (Lori) Korn, Wyatt Korn, Tyler Hooker and Ryan Hooker; twelve great-granddaughters, seven great-grandsons and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Thursday, December 8, 2016 from 5pm-8pm and again on Friday, December 9, 2016 from noon until time of service at 1pm, at CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville with Pastor Sean Smith officiating.

Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Messiah Lutheran Church of Moundsville or the Amedisys Hospice at www.TMCFunding.com

On-line condolences may be made to the family at carechapel.com


Service

Friday, December 9, 2016
1:00 PM

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

Burial

Friday, December 9, 2016

Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville, WV - Directions

Moundsville, WV 26041

Visitation

Thursday, December 8, 2016
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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

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  • December 08, 2016
    DAVID WELLING says:
    So sorry. RIP Bill.

  • December 08, 2016
    kathy and Ed knuth says:
    So sorry for the families loss. Prayers go out to all

  • December 09, 2016
    Kelly Jo Daugherty says:
    Been I am so sorry to hear about Bill. I love you both. You are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless

  • December 09, 2016
    The Allmans says:
    We are so sorry for your loss. He really made Abby smile each Sunday. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

  • December 09, 2016
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