Betty Arlene Twohig
Betty Arlene Twohig
  • July 21, 1926 - January 3, 2016
  • Charleston, West Virginia

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Mrs. Betty D. Twohig, 89, of Charleston, passed away Sunday, Jan 3, 2016, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Charleston on July 21, 1926, a daughter of the late Dale and Beatrice Withrow Dunbar. She was also preceded in death by both her husband and son, Leo L. Twohig and Leo Dale Twohig on Oct 19, 1973; two grandsons, Mathew Gillespie and Vincent Rebstock; and a sister-in-law, Kathleen Moriarty.

Betty was a critical care nurse at CAMC, General Division and a member of Sacred Heart Co-Cathedral.

As a devoted and loving mother, she is survived by four daughters; Elizabeth (Michael) Bradley of St. Albans, Michele Twohig of Elkview;, Carol Stroup of Gastonia, NC, Maureen Rebstock of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL; a son, Kevin (Dee) Twohig of Nitro; a sister, Patricia Powell of Charleston; a sister-in-law, Marie Sadlowski of Roswell, GA; 14 grandchildren, Michael (Christi) Clendenin, Roger Clendenin, Lynn (Jon) Smith, Travis (Stacy) Bradley, Shannon Bradley (Jeff Boggs), Clayton (Mariana) Bradley, Brittain Bradley, Lindsey Bradley, Phillip Stroup, Steven Stroup, Sara Stroup (Dr. Stephen Kaluzne), Brit Leigh Rebstock, Roland B. Rebstock, III; 12 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren; several special nieces, nephews and cousins; and loving and devoted caregiver, Debra Elswick, who gave wonderful care to our mother for over six years, and her husband Joey Elswick for his contributions to our mother’s care over the past year.

Catholic funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 am in the chapel of the Bartlett Burdette Cox Funeral Home. Msgr. P. Edward Sadie will be officiating. Rite of Committal with Final Commendation will follow the service at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens in Cross Lanes. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6-8 pm, where there will be a rosary service at 7:30 pm conducted by Rev. Jeeson V. Stephan.