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Lorma Katherine (Brown) Bennett Wilhelm

May 28, 1934 ~ February 22, 2022 (age 87)

Obituary

Lorma Katherine (Brown) Bennett Wilhelm, 87, of Reedsville entered into Eternal rest from her home on Tuesday February 22nd 2022. She was born in Reedsville May 28th 1934, a daughter of the late Hoy Buckner and Thelma Lucille McKinney Brown.

She was the salutatorian of her 1952 Class at Masontown High School. While living in Ohio she worked for the American Greeting card company and was a real estate agent. She grew up attending the Mount Vernon United Methodist Church where she continued to be an active member and supporter her entire life. Lorma was one of the original organizers of the Valley Ambulance Service. She served as its president, secretary-treasurer, EMT, an avid fundraiser for the organization.

She is survived by five children: Donna Walker (Charlie) of Morgantown, Mila Bennett of Michigan, James Bennett (Deanna) of Arthurdale, Lori DeSantis of Reedsville, and Gerald Bennett (Lucy) of Reedsville; two stepsons: Scott Wilhelm and Mark Wilhelm (Debbie) of Kanes Creek; best friend and brother-in-law, Harland Dunaway; 16 grandchildren and numerous great and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands: Walter Donald Bennett and Foster Wilhelm; brother: Lynn Brown; and sister, Lenora Dunaway

 Friends may call at the Morgan Funeral Home in Reedsville on Friday from 3 – 5 and 6 – 8:00 PM and at the Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church, Saturday, February 26th, 2022, from Noon until the time of the Funeral Services at 1:00 PM, with Pastor John Brosky officiating.

Graveside Services will follow at Shay’s Chapel Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Mt. Vernon U.M. Church, 5360 Kingwood Pike, Reedsville, WV 26547

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Services

Visitation
Friday
February 25, 2022

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Morgan Funeral Home
13411 Veterans Memorial Highway
Reedsville, WV 26547-0269

Visitation
Friday
February 25, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Morgan Funeral Home
13411 Veterans Memorial Highway
Reedsville, WV 26547-0269

Visitation
Saturday
February 26, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church
5360 Kingwood Pike
Reedsville, WV 26547

Funeral Service
Saturday
February 26, 2022

1:00 PM
Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church
5360 Kingwood Pike
Reedsville, WV 26547

Graveside Service
Saturday
February 26, 2022

2:30 PM
Shay's Chapel CemeteryCem.
3939 Yorks Run road
Newburg, WV 26410

Donations

Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church
5360 Kingwood Pike, Reedsville WV 26547

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