Laura Ann Ambuehl

October 25, 1925 - February 9, 2014

10/25/1925 - 02/09/2014

Ambuehl, Laura Ann, 88, of Wheeling, WV, died Sunday, February 9, 2014 at home.
She was born October 25, 1925 in Marshall County, WV, a daughter of the late Friend and Myrtle Myers Porterfield. Mrs. Ambuehl was a retired employee of Stone & Thomas Dept. Store and a Methodist by faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles Dean; her second husband, Chester Ambuehl; three brothers, Friend, Jr., Walter and Ronald Porterfield; a sister, Mary Lou George; a grandson, Louis Corvino, Jr.
Surviving are two daughters, Carolyn Coen of Wheeling and Susan Gunto of Moundsville; a step-daughter, Cindy Robert Thomas of Ohio; a step-son, Greg Lori Ambuehl of Wheeling; a sister, Roberta Adamson of Renton, WA; a brother, William Janice Porterfield of SC; seven grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
At Mrs. Ambuehl’s request, there will be no visitation or service.
Private interment will be at the convenience of the family in McMechen Cemetery, McMechen, WV.
Arrangements by Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville.
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Steve Schulze
8 years ago

Carolyn, my condolence on your loss.

greg richardson
8 years ago

To my step mother laura Ann to one of the greatest women. I have ever known. The lord took you away from us way to. Soon. You will be missed everyday bye all who loved you and all that knew you.. love you greg

Robert M Richardson
8 years ago

What a great Lady, I will never forget her.