Eleanor Irene Marsh

March 9, 1922 - January 30, 2015

03/09/1922 - 01/30/2015

Eleanor Irene Miller Marsh, 92, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Friday, January 30, 2015, in Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.

Eleanor was born March 9, 1922 in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Carl Miller and Hazel Richards Norris. She was a homemaker and mother, a former employee of Kennedy Hardware, and a member of Mount Olivet United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Marsh; and daughter-in-law, Peggy Marsh.

Eleanor is survived by her two sons, Edward Ginger Marsh and Robert “Bob ” Marsh, all of Wheeling; five grandchildren, Jason Karen, Matthew, Tara A.J. and Brock Marsh, and Joey Angelo; and five great-grandchildren, Drew, Ashleigh, Alex, Natalie and Carson.

The family would like to thank the staff and nurses of Good Shepherd Nursing Home- 3 South, and Valley Hospice, for their exceptional care and tenderness.

Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 pm Tuesday, and 10 am until time of funeral services at 11 am, Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling, with the Rev. Keith Forkey officiating. Interment will be in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard, W.Va.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mount Olivet United Methodist Church, 500 Fairmont Pike, Wheeling, WV 26003. Online condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com

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8 years ago

To: The Marsh Family.

I am sorry for your lost.At Isaish 25:8 “He will swallow up death forever.” It was not our God’s purpose for mankind to grow old, get sick, and die.He has made provisions to remove death and suffering from us.He has promised us and his word will come true.