McDONALD, Helen B. Bober, 98, of Mounds-ville, WV, died Thursday, January 31, 2013, at Moundview Health Care, Moundsville.
Helen was born September 12, 1914, in Benwood, WV, daughter of the late Anthony and Pauline Stockman Bober.
She was a Member of the First Baptist Church of Proctorville, OH, where she assisted in the nursery, a homemaker who loved spending time at home with her family and cooking for them, and she also loved to make patch work blankets, rag rugs and crocheting.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene F. McDonald; two brothers, Bill and Adolph "Dugan" McDonald; four sisters, Mildred Kramer, Alberta Ferlise, Anna Russell and Margaret "Mazie" Black; granddaughter, Vicki Berisford; and son-in-law, Stanley Berisford.
Surviving are a son, William (Shirley) McDonald of Moundsville; three daughters, Norma Jean Berisford of Glen Dale, WV, Sherry (Roger) Brady of Moundsville and Terry (George) Childress of South Point, OH; nine grandchildren; eight great- grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Saturday, February 2, from 1 p.m. until the time of services at 3 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, with Pastor Jim Higginson officiating.
Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Feeding Body and Soul Soup Kitchen, Ash Avenue Church of God, 127 Ash Avenue, Moundsville, WV 26041.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com.