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Norma Jean Holmes

October 19, 1928 - February 6, 2020

Norma Jean Holmes, 91, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Liza’s Place.

She was born October 19, 1928, a daughter of the late Clay and Retta (Minor) Gatts. Norma was a member of First Christian Church. She enjoyed crafts, fishing and camping and was an avid gardener.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, Fred H. Holmes (2016); three brothers, Kenneth, Marion and Berlin Gatts and four sisters, Beulah Richmond, Ruth Lamb, Maude Breeden and Phyllis Paith.

Norma is survived by her three daughters, Sue (Joe) Church of Moundsville, Kathy (Denny) Philipps of Glen Dale and Sonja (B. J.) Widmer of Wheeling; five grandchildren, Kimberly (Jeff) Dougherty of Moundsville, Rebecca Philipps of Alexandria, VA, Stephen (Lynsie) Philipps of Moundsville, Tony (Brittany) Widmer of Gastonia, NC and Fred Widmer of Morgantown, WV; three great-grandchildren, Payton Dougherty, Averey Booth and Emersyn Philipps and several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Norma’s former caregivers, Sue Whitlatch, Carol Clark, Linda Rusen, Patty Sanney and Kathleen Naegele, and the staff of Mound View Health Care and Liza’s Place for their care and compassion.

Family and friends will be received Sunday, February 9, 2020 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., where services will be held Monday, February 10, 2020 at 11:30 am with Rev. Wesley Howsare officiating. Entombment will be held at Riverview Cemetery Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church by clicking here or to Liza’s Place by clicking here.

Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

 

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, February 9, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel

118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041


Date: Sunday, February 9, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel

118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041


Service Information

Date: Monday, February 10, 2020

Time: 11:30 am

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel

118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, February 10, 2020

Location:

Riverview Cemetery Mausoleum

Moundsville, WV 26041


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