Alice Pauline Dunfee, 80 of Powhatan Point, Ohio died Monday, January 9, 2012 at the Reynolds Memorial Hospital in Glendale, West Virginia.
She was born November 4, 1931 in Powhatan Point, Ohio a daughter of the late Carl L. and Esther Sailer Dunfee.
Alice was retired from the North American Coal Corporation and was also a former long time employee of the Antalis Clinic. She was a lifetime member of the Powhatan First Presbyterian Church where she served in various church capacities.
She bravely fought Multiple Sclerosis for twenty years with dignity, grace and humor.
Alice is survived by her sister and long term caregiver who was lovingly and devoted during her sister’s twenty year battle with Multiple Sclerosis, Eleanor Eileen Dunfee; a special surrogate daughter, Pamela Stottlemyer Hartley and her husband, Ronald L. Hartley of Bellaire, Ohio and surrogate grandsons who affectionately called her Harby, Nicholas Christy Hartley of Columbus, Ohio and Adam Natasha Hartley of Shadyside, Ohio; her beloved caregiver, Mary L. Sammy Baker of Powhatan Point, Ohio and many loving cousins.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street Powhatan Point, Ohio on Thursday from 2 to 8 pm where funeral services will be held on Friday at 1 pm with Reverend Gregory Stone officiating.
Interment will follow in the Powhatan Cemetery in Powhatan Point, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Powhatan First Presbyterian Church, 126 Main Street, Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942.
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Dear Eileen, We are sorry for your loss. May Our thoughts and prayers of comfort be with you and your family during this difficult time. Alice will be forever in our memories. You were a wonderful, caring, and devoted sister. May God bless you.
Dear Eileen, Pam and family,
Sorry to hear abut Alice. She was a sweet lady, and I always enjoyed visiting her. I loved her beautiful smile. Remembering you in prayer as you trust in the Resurrection promises of Jesus. God bless you!
Love in Christ,
Dear Eileen, Pam and Ronnie, We are so sorry for your loss but please know that our thoughts and prayers go out to you. We can all rejoice knowing Alice is now with God and at peace. I will always have fond memories of her during our family visits to Powhatan Point and Shadyside.
Our love to you all.
Dearest Eileen and family,
I wanted to extend my deepest sympathy for the loss of Alice. She is now at peace and you can rest easy knowing that some day you will meet again. Prayers are with you and the family.
Eileen and family,
I was so sorry to read about Alice’s passing. I know she has had a lot to deal with for a long time and I know you will miss her greatly. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. With sincere sympathy, Marge La Roche
Eileen and Pam –
My deepest sympathy and prayer goes out to you during this difficult time. May she rest in peace.
eileen pam and family
sorry i know this is a sad time she was a wonderful lady
Eileen very sorry to read of Alice’s passing. I remember how close you all were but I know Pamela & family will support you during this period of grief. I remember meeting Alice at one of the X-mad parties the company had for us which I did enjoy. You have my sympathy in the loss of Alice.
Eileen, may you be blessed for the love and care you gave to Alice. She was a wonderful “cousin” to my mother, Aunt Gladys, Jack and me.
Betty Jean Hranko Stewart
Eileen, Pam and Family, We are sorry to hear of Alice’s pssing, we will miss her so much. She was a woulderfull Lady. We will miss her warm smile and love she had for everyone around her. You all will be in our prayers. We love you all.
Sorry for the loss of your sister.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.
Chuck and Roberta Blue
Eileen: Thinking of you. So sorry to learn of Alice’s passing. You
were the best sister a gal could have. What a great lady she was.
Both of your love and kindess and fun have touched my life and for that I am grateful. Love Connie
Ellen contacted me about Alice’s passing. You and your loved one’s are in our hearts and prayers at this time. I know you provided Alice with excellent care throughout her illness. God bless, John & Cecelia
Floyd and I extend our deepest heartfelt sympathy for the loss of Alice. She was a beautiful lady inside and out. RIP. Eileen, you can rest now knowing that you did everything for your sister that you could possibly do. God bless you. God Is LOVE!!!
my deepest sympathy …. eileen and pam and family, alice was a very special lady and neighbor for 42 years.
My sincere sympathy to Eileen, Pam and family during this time. Alice had a great attitude.
Our sympathy, thoughts and prayers.
Sincere condolences. Thad
So sorry to read of Alice’s passing.Her family was active in the Presbyterian church when I was a member there during the 50’s. A wonderful family and Alice was a lovely person. Eileen, I am sorry for your loss. You and all those who loved Alice are in my prayers.
Sorry to hear of Alice’s passing. Our deepest sympathy.
John and Beverley Nozica
We are so sorry for your loss,she was such a nice person. Mike and Betty Jo