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Rose Elizabeth O'Hara

October 12, 1926 - July 29, 2019

O’HARA, Rose Elizabeth Augustine, 92, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Monday, July 29, 2019 in Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.
Rose was born October 12, 1926, in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Dominic and Nellie Whiteus Augustine.
She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church in Wheeling; a member of the West Virginia Extension Office; a member of the Washington Acres Homemaker’s Club since 1961; a volunteer for the American Heart Association; Girl Scout Leader; a member of the Christian Mothers; a leader of the 4H Club; worked for the Ohio County Fair for many years; and was active in the breast cancer awareness ceremony by hanging a wreath on the Ohio County building for years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward J. “Bud” O’Hara, one brother, two sisters, and one grandson, David Hoskins.
She is survived by her three children, Edward “Butch” (Mary) O’Hara of Wheeling, Michael (Deidre) O’Hara of West Liberty, W.Va., and Patti (Larry) Hoskins of Wheeling; five grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.
At Rose’s request, there will be no visitation. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 11 am St. Michael Catholic Church with Rev. Martin Smay as celebrant. Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Time: 11:00 am


St. Michael Catholic Church

Wheeling, WV 26003

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, August 6, 2019


Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

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