Evelyn Marie Cordery

December 28, 1935 - February 4, 2022

12/28/1935 - 02/04/2022

Past Services

Visitation
Thursday February 10, 2022
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Visitation
Thursday February 10, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Cemetery
Friday February 11, 2022
Parkview Cemetery
Wheeling, WV 26003
Directions
Service
Friday February 11, 2022
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions

Evelyn Marie Cordery, 86, formerly of Benwood, passed away on Friday February 4, 2022 in Rolling Hills Nursing Home, Bridgeport, Ohio.
She was born December 28, 1935, the daughter of the late Wilbert and Myrtle (Sams) Klages.
Evelyn was a homemaker and a member of St. Matthews Lutheran Church, Boggs Run Road, Benwood.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by four brothers, James, Frank, Roger Lee and Robert Klages; a daughter Margaret Ann Cordery.
Surviving are three children Russell Cordery of Newark, Ohio, Douglas Cordery (Hilda) of Bridgeport, Ohio and Brenda Truelove (Wally) of Waukesha, Wisconsin; a brother Rev. Ray Klages of Wheeling; five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received on Thursday February 10, 2022 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen. Services will be on Friday February 11, 2022 at 11 am with Rev Sean Smith officiating. Interment to follow at Parkview Memorial Gardens, Wheeling.
Personal condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com <https://altmeyerfuneralhomes.com>.

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Amy McClure
7 months ago

Sending my condolences to everyone who loved Evelyn. She will be missed by so many people.

Renee Wilkins
7 months ago

Russ, Doug and Brenda, so sorry for your loss. If it were a diferent world, I would be there. Evelyn was a second mother to me for many years of my life and she will be missed.

Kim Pelley
7 months ago

I remember when all of you first moved to Benwood and your mom was cooking up a storm for her family. She was so kindhearted woman. A great blessing on this earth She has a beautiful place in God’s kingdom. ❤️

Carol Richey
7 months ago

Dear Aunt Evelyn I have only fond memories of you and how you loved and cared for us. I always loved when we could come to your place where I always felt love and safe. Now it’s your turn for eternal rest and peace. Much love to you ❤️

Amy McGlumphy
7 months ago

Doug, Russ, Brenda, So sorry for the loss of your mom. She was a wonderful woman. There are so many memories of her, you and my family when we lived next door to each other that I could write a book. We will always remember her. She is one of god’s angels. God Bless.
Sue Dodd & Amy McGlumphy

Michael Queer
7 months ago

Russ, Doug, and family….sending thoughts and prayers in this time of loss. Its been many years (and many miles!)…but wanted you to know that I am thinking of you…

Shae Wensyel
7 months ago

Russ and Doug, I am so very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. Sending so much love and many prayers for strength and comfort xoxo

Mary Keyser
7 months ago

I shall miss Evelyn, the days when our kids were little and the good times. I miss the family dinners and the hard working woman who loved her family. God speed