STERLING, Mary Lou Stout, 95, of Wheeling died Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at Bishop Joseph H. Hodges Continuous Care Center, Wheeling.
She was born on March 10, 1916 a daughter of the late Mildred Franklin and Clara Elizabeth Ellen Schaffer Stout.
She was a 1932 graduate of Wheeling High School, a member of the Daughters of the Nile Wardah Husam Temple #53, a Protestant by faith, a former receptionist/secretary at the Wheeling Civic Center and the retired secretary to the City Manager at the City of Wheeling.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roger Sterling and a very dear and close friend, J. Russell Miller.
Surviving are two sons, Terry A. Sterling and his wife Karen of Wheeling and Rick Lee Sterling of Wheeling, three grandchildren, Brent A. Sterling of Stow, OH, Brian A. Sterling and his wife Rachael of Wheeling and Brittany E. Sterling of Pittsburgh, two great-grandchildren, Kailyn and Brenna of Stow, OH.
Friends will be received at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger Street, Elm Grove on Saturday from 1-3pm. Private interment will be held in Greenwood Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Childrens Hospital, the Salvation Army or the Soup Kitchen.
On-line condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com