- September 22, 1919 - May 19, 2009
- Parkersburg, West Virginia
of Marie's Passing
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“Russ and Kids,
I was so sorry to hear about your mom. I know my parents(Jim & Anola) were very close to your parents and they are very upset about...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Amy Phillips - Benton, KY
I am so sorry to hear about your mom. When Sara told me yesterday her mom was going to a funeral for her mom's sister I never put the...Read More »
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“Russ and family
My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time of grief. Marie was so good to help Mike at the library . We so look forward to...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Peggy Hickman - Williamstown, WV
“I'm sorry for your loss. Cherish your memories. I worked with Marie at Storcks.
4 of 6 | Posted by: Rhonda Cogar - Belpre, OH
“I just wanted to let you know that your family is in my prayers and thoughts. I know that it is a difficult time, but God will lead you through.
Kay...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Kay Stanley - Clarksville, TN
“Gary and family,
I was sorry to read of your mom passing. Not sure if you remember who I am. Mike and I attended Lynn Street with you and your...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Charlotte Hickman - Parkersburg, WV
Marie Alton, 89 of Parkersburg passed away May 19, 2009 at her residence surrounded by her family.
She was born in Jackson Co. WV. the daughter of the late James Earl and Margaret Rake Masten.
She had been emloyed at one time by the O Ames Co., the American Viscose, Bureau of Public Debt and had retired from the Stork's Bakery and also volunteered at the Public Library. Marie loved baking and cooking for family and friends, she loved spending time with her grandchildren, crossword puzzles and camping, she loved the springtime of the year. She was a member of the Camden Avenue Church of Christ.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Russell E. Alton of Parkersburg; Her Children, Gary Alton of Parkersburg, Cathy Shea and her husband Joe of Katy, TX. and Randy Alton and his wife Robbin of Parkersburg.
Her Grandchildren, Matt Alton, Lindsay Alton, Michael Shea, Jeramiah Alton, Alee Alton and Troy Alton.
She was preceded in death by her Brothers, John and Harry Masten and her Sisters, Mildred Mace, Pearl Rollins and Alice Masten.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 1:00 PM at the Leavitt Funeral Home in Parkersburg with Evangelist Edgar Beagle officiating. Interment will be in the Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be Friday from 5-8 PM and Saturday from Noon until service time.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.leavittfuneralhome.com