Obituaries for Chambers & James Funeral Home Obituary for Florence Irene (Caldwell) Poling PopeckFlorence Irene (Caldwell) Poling Popeck, 91, of Weirton, WV, passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014 at 2:29 PM at Weirton Medical Center. Florence was born on Feb 11, 1923 in Steubenville, OH. She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (Riblett) Caldwell. In addition to her parents, Florence was preceded in death by two husbands, Charles Poling and Rudy Popeck, three brothers, two sisters, and a grandson. Florence is survived by three daughters, Charlene (John) Edwards, Darlene (Wylie) McBride, and Marilyn (Ronald) McClure, six grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, three brothers, William, Earl, and Harry Caldwell, three sisters, Marie Johnson, Dorothy Lahita, and Ruth Ann Jefferies, and several nieces and nephews. Per her request, she will be cremated under the direction and care of the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 3:00 PM at the Chapel Hill Wesleyan Church, 139 Gilson Ave, Weirton, WV. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=dffd345428Obituary for Calvin Edward McPeekCalvin Edward McPeek, 70, of Colliers, WV, passed away at 3:55 AM on Thursday, October 16, 2014 with his wife by his side at Weirton Geriatric Center, under the care of the staff and Valley Hospice. Edward was born on February 4, 1944 in Ritchie County, WV. He was the son of the late Samuel Eugene and Nellie Virginia (Shuman) McPeek. Edward was a member of the Church of Christ, Langeloth, PA. He worked in the Tin Mill at Weirton and National Steel Corporations. He was Junior Fireman with the Colliers Volunteer Fire Department. Many will remember, Ed for his kind and gentle spirit and knowledge of tools and trades at work. In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas McPeek. Ed is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 50 years, Linda Ruth (Stull) McPeek of Colliers, WV, a cherished daughter, Kimberly Ann (Michael) Phillips of Belington, WV, three wonderful grandchildren, Jacob Edward, Jesse Michael, and Jenny Lynnette Phillips, a brother, Fred McPeek, two sisters, Linda (Emery) Barnhart and Debbie (Corky) Casto, all of Weirton, WV, a sister-in-law, Lois McPeek of Colliers, WV, and several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Sunday, October 19, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 PM and again on Monday, October 20, 2014 from 10:00 until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717 with his son-in-law presiding over the service. Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery, Colliers, WV You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=326a345262Obituary for Elmer Edward Mollohan Sr.Elmer Edward Mollohan Sr., 65, of Colliers, WV, passed away at 1:35 PM on Thursday, October 9, 2014 with his family at his side at UPMC Mercy, Pittsburgh, PA. Elmer was born on February 9, 1949, Charleston, WV. He was the son of late Gruder and Juanita Mae (Davis) Mollohan. Elmer retired as an Auto Mechanic. In addition to his parents, Elmer was preceded in death by his sister, Ireta Mollohan. Elmer is survived by his two children, Elmer Edward Mollohan Jr. and his girlfriend, Amy Bertolotti of Colliers, WV Roy Six and his fiancé, Natasha Sayre of Follansbee, WV, mother of his children, Rose Six of Uniontown, PA, 5 grandchildren, Analiese, Roy, Zander, and Kristopher Six and Destynee Russell, a brother, Joseph Gruder Mollohan of Colliers, WV, two sisters, Mary Melinda Mollohan of Follansbee, WV and Charlene Mae(Jimmy) Behanna of Newell, WV, and several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM and again on Monday, October 13, 2014 from 10:00 until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717 with Pastor Scott Henry of Glendale Nazarene Church of Newell, following the service, Elmer will be cremated. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=f6f8344741Obituary for James Roland RiggleJames Roland Riggle, 82, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away at 11:35 PM on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at his residence under the care of his family and Amedisys Hospice Care. James was born on May 14, 1932 at home in Marshall Terrace, Wellsburg, WV. He was the son of the late Curtis Alvin and Edna (Sperringer) Riggle. James retired after 40 years of working at Koppers Industries as a Lab Technician and was President of the Union for several years. He was spiritual man that always kept the faith and enjoyed the great outdoors, especially turkey hunting and time spent with the family at the camp in Tionesta, PA . Many will remember James for his work in the Union standing up for rights and his loving family. In addition to his family, James was preceded in death by his grandson, Richey J. Mills, three sisters, Evelyn Riggle, Jeanne Hall, and Eleanor Smith and a brother Bud Riggle. James is survived by his wife, Evelyn Bernadine (Roberts) Riggle of Wellsburg, WV, eight dedicated children, James (Linda) Riggle of Steubenville, OH, Janice E. (Mills) Riggle of London, OH, Robert J. (Leslie) Riggle of Omak, Washington, Becky (Phil) Petka of Crosscreek, PA, Kurt Marshall Riggle of Wellsburg, WV, Marsha “Annie” Ivanac of Avella, PA, Colleen (Phil) Choff of Eldersville, PA, and Jeanne Pietropola of Slippery Rock, PA, 22 cherished grandchildren, Natalie, Bethany, Zachariah, Jeremiah, Jesse, Rachel, Caleb, Matthew, Kelley, Mark, Jessica, Amber, Corey, Courtney, Jamie, Jerry, Lindsay, Phillip, James, Olivia, David, and Dominic, 16 adorable great grandchildren, James, Rachel, Zachary, Carter, Caden, Noah, Daxton, Brody, Phoenix, Grace, Charlotte, Emmalyn, Jace, Cecilia, Elizabeth, and Jacob, a sister, Gladys Gallagher of Huntington, WV, a brother, Larry (Linda) Riggle of Wellsburg, WV, two nieces that became family, Wendy and Valarie Hall and numerous other nieces and nephews. In accordance with James’ wishes, he will be cremated under the direction and care of the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV (304) 737-3551. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 1251 Warwood Ave, Suite A, Wheeling, WV 26003 or the American Cancer Society, Relay For Life of Brooke Hancock Counties, 122 South High Street, Morgantown, WV 26501 You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=df8d344663Obituary for Helen M. (Whitco) WelshansHelen M. (Whitco) Welshans, 87, of Colliers, WV, passed away at 10:35 PM on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at Brightwood Center, Follansbee, WV under the care of the staff and Valley Hospice. Helen was born on July 2, 1927 in Avella, PA. She was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Chizmar) Whitco. Helen was a graduate of Avella High School and was Baptist and attended St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, Avella, PA. Helen enjoyed flower gardening and playing solitaire; but most of all, she cleaned every Friday and prayed everyday. In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence M. Welshans, a grandson, Chad Welshans, three brothers, Andrew, John, and Michael Whitco, and a sister, Mary Korpus. Helen is survived by her loving children that thought she was the greatest mother in the world, Carolyn (Delbert) Littleton of Colliers, WV and Glenn (Dawn) Welshans of Charlotte, NC, four grandchildren, Eric Sr. and Aaron Littleton, Ami Mitchell and Brandy Merritt, nine great grandchildren, Eric Jr., Madison, Kaylee, Colton, Chase, Jennaveve, Christina, Karli, and Taylor, and several nieces and nephews. A gathering of family and friends will be held, at the grandson’s church, on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 10:30 AM until time of Memorial Service at 11:00 AM at the Colliers United Methodist Church, 318 Pennsylvania Ave, Colliers, WV, with Reverend Don Stilgenbauer, officiating, with a reception to follow. Helen and her husband’s cremated remains will be scattered around the family homestead. Cremation and Memorial Service arrangements are under the direction and care of the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=410b344488Obituary for Ernest Dale DennisErnest Dale Dennis, 93, of Weirton, WV, passed away under the care of Valley Hospice at 2:55 PM on Friday, September 26, 2014 at Weirton Geriatric Center, Weirton, WV. Dale requested a private family identification viewing followed by cremation. Interment will be at a later date at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV. Cremation and interment arrangements are under the direction and care of the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=513e343464Obituary for Charles "Chuck" Kline Sr.Charles “Chuck” Kline, Sr., 82 of Follansbee, WV, formerly of Windsor Heights, WV, passed away honorably on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10:40 PM at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, H. J. Heinz Campus, Pittsburgh, PA. Chuck was born on May 21, 1932 in Helvetia, PA. He was the son of Harry and Mary (Varhol) Klein. Chuck served proudly in the United States Army during the Korean War receiving the Korean and UN Service Medals, Unit Citation and Army of Occupation Medal of Japan. He worked as a maintenance supervisor for AirFlow. Chuck enjoyed playing euchre at the senior center. He was a member of the American Legion and VFW. Many will remember Chuck for attending all community veterans’ services in his army uniform. In addition to his parents, Chuck was preceded in death by his stepson, Stanley Peppler, two grandchildren, several brothers and a sister. Chuck is survived by his five children, Chuck Kline Jr. of Canada, Peggy (Walter) Taylor of Wellsburg, WV, Carol (Charles Taylor) Posey of Follansbee, WV, Lori Kline of Bergholz, OH, Daniel Kline of Follansbee, WV, four step-children, Linda Nicholson of Wellsville, OH, Deanie Dunham of Texas, and Susan Peppler of Maryland, eight grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, five brothers, George Klein of Wellsburg, WV, Jim Klein of Windsor Heights, WV, Ray Klein, of North Carolina, Ed Klein of Florida, Alfred “Al” Klein of Michigan, a sister, Jean Schultz of Wheeling, WV, and several step grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 11:00 until time of Funeral Service at 1:00 PM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717, with Pastor Lori Jones, officiating with flag line and escorts by the WV Patriot Guard. Interment will follow at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Beech Bottom, WV with Military Honors by the WV Army National Guard and the Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=a5c5342860Obituary for Kenneth "Kenny" James RoupeKenneth “Kenny” James Roupe, 58, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away on Monday, September 15, 2014 at Wheeling Medical Park, Wheeling, WV. Kenny was born on October 1, 1955 in Steubenville, OH. He was the son of Jack Roupe Sr. of Follansbee, WV and the late Jessie Ann (Dawson) Roupe. Kenny worked in Construction as a Carpenter. In addition to his mother, Kenny was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Roupe Jr. In addition to his father, Kenny is survived by his two brothers, Tim (Missy) Roupe of Maine and Everette “Booge” Roupe of Burgettstown, PA, a sister, Tina (Dan) Callahan of Steubenville, OH and several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 PM and again on Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 10:00 AM until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717 with Pastor Joy Leasure, Officiating. Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery, Colliers, WV. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=886e342353Obituary for Elmer QueerElmer Queer Jr., 69, of Weirton, WV passed away on Monday, September 8, 2014 at Weirton Medical Center, Weirton, WV. Elmer was born on July 11, 1945, Wheeling, WV. He was son of the late Elmer and Elizabeth Grace (Wechtenhiser) Queer. Elmer worked at Eagle Manufacturing where he was retired. Elmer is survived by his wife, Jean Queer of Colliers, WV, a sister, Patricia A. Miller of Weirton, WV and many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, September 15, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Colliers Nazarene Church, Colliers, WV with Pastor Matthew Bates, Officiating. Private Burial was held at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Beech Bottom, WV. All arrangements are under the direction and care of the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV (304) 737-3551. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. With Warmest Regards Eric Fithyan and the Staff of Chambers and James Funeral Homeshttp://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=eac9341817Obituary for James Eugene KaulJames Eugene Kaul, 66, of Colliers, WV, passed away on Friday, September 5, 2014 at Weirton Medical Center, Weirton, WV. James was born on January 5, 1948, Steubenville, OH. He was the son of the late James R. and Wilma (Eddy) Kaul. James proudly served in the United States Marine Corp Reserve with rank of Lance Corporal receiving the national defense medal, rifle and sharpshooter ribbons. He retired 31 years of service to Weirton Steel Corp as a Roller in the 9 Tandam Mill. Many will remember James as a simple guy that loved to ride quads. In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by a brother, John Kaul, a sister, Becky Jo Board, and a nieces Jonnene Cloutier. James is survived by his four nephews, David (Debra) Board, Kevin (Kara) Board, and Terry (Trisha Pratt) Board, all of Weirton, WV and Chris (Gia) Kaul of Columbus, OH, a sister-in-law, Penny Kaul of Columbus, OH, and several great nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Monday, September 8, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 PM and again on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 from 9:00 AM until time of Funeral Service at 10:00 AM at James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527-1717 with Reverend Gene Sheppard, officiating. Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery, Colliers, WV with Military Honors by the United States Marine Corp. You are invited to sign the online register book at the left of the page to pass along your personal message or tell a story to support the family. 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