Nancy Jean Vavrock

December 10, 1929 - October 22, 2011

12/10/1929 - 10/22/2011

Past Services

Cemetery
Saturday October 29, 2011
McMechen Cemetery
McMehen, WV 26040
304-232-5867 L | Directions
Service
Saturday October 29, 2011
Atlmeyer Funeral Home-Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall St.
McMechen, WV 26040
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VAVROCK, Nancy Jean Fullerton, 81, of McMechen, WV, passed away Saturday, October 22, 2011 at Peterson Hospital.
She was born December 10, 1929 in McMechen, a daughter of the late George Harry Fullerton and Wilma Marple Fullerton.
She loved to dance, was a retired employee of Ohio Valley Medical Center, past member of the McMechen Church of God, St. James Catholic Church and the Bishop Donahue Boosters Club where she enjoyed working the concessions stand and chaperoned dances.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Charles Vavrock, step-mother, Erma Fullerton, two brothers, Glen Fullerton, Baptist Brother Dick Fullerton, three sisters-in-law, Bertha Fullerton, Rose Mary Vavrock Johnson and Connie Fullerton Derrow, mother and father in law, Matthew and Mary Vavrock.
Surviving are her seven children, Mike Theresa Vavrock of Benwood; Chuck Bonnie Vavrock of Benwood; Pat Mary Jude Vavrock of Morgantown, WV; Mary Jean Tom Bozenske of Martins Ferry, OH; Julie Glen Robinson of McMechen; Glen Vavrock Jae Roysden of Flushing, OH; Jodie Joe Hlebiczki of Cabot, PA; a brother, Frank Fullerton of Moundsville, WV; 18 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and special friends, Eddie and JoAnn Hinerman of Benwood.
The family would like to give its heartfelt thanks to the caring staff at Peterson Hospital, they are truly angels.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Arthritis Foundation, West Virginia or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements entrusted to the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen.
Offer condolences online at altmeyer.com

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Meredith Lewis
7 years ago

Bonnie, Chuck and family,

Sorry to hear about your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Claudette Criswell DiCresce
7 years ago

Frank & family: I have many happy memories of growing up on 9th St. & your family. Will never forget the great stories Nancy used to tell “our gang”, especially the ghost stories! She was a special person. May she rest in peace.

Yvonne Minor
7 years ago

Mary Jean and all the family, Sorry hear about your Mom! Love, your ole buddy, Yvonne

Carla Wilt
7 years ago

MARY JEAN AND FAMILY, JUST WANTED TO SAY HOW SORRY I AM FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR MOTHER. I KNOW WHAT YOUR GOING THROUGH. WE LOST OUR MOTHER ON THE 25TH OF THIS MONTH . WHO WOULD EVER DREAM OUR MOTHERS WOULD PASS AWAY IN THE SAME WEEK. MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AT THIS TIME AND ALWAYS !

Rick Robbins Sr.
7 years ago

Mary Jean, I would like to express my deepest sorrow to you and your family for your loss. A person’s mother is the most important person in your life. Even though she isn’t on this earth any longer, believe me, she is still with you and always will be. May you and your family find peace in the great memories that your mom has left you with.

Betty Bippus-Smith
7 years ago

Mike and Theresa,

Wes and I are very sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers during this time. If you would need anything just give us a call.

Kashelle Evans
7 years ago

Pat, Mary Jude and all the Vavrock Family: I was very sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. It’s been several years since I’ve seen her, but whenever I did, she was always very nice. You guys are a good family and she will be sadly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this hard time. She is with your dad again watching over all of you. Kashelle.

rosemarie hawk martin
7 years ago

rosemary

sorry to see about your sister-in-law. i did not know her, but sorry for your loss.

Tamie Howard Wedge
7 years ago

So sorry to hear of your mothers passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Lyle & Kay McMasters
7 years ago

To all the Vavrock Family, With deep sympathy from your friends at this time of sadness. Your in our thoughts, our hearts, and in our prayers

Lyle and Kay

McMasters

Theresa Calvert
7 years ago

Vavrock Family,

I was fortunate to have known both your parents. And found them both to be wonderful and caring people. My sympathy goes out to all of you. God Bless Theresa

susan martin
7 years ago

we are so very sorry for your loss .your family is in our prayers. John bozenske,susan martin and john and hilda bozenske