Gloria Ellen (Kelly) Kerns, 87, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018, at her home.
Gloria was born January 8, 1931, in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Thomas and Flora (Perry) Kelly. She was a graduate of Wheeling High School, and retired from the former Marx Toy Plant, Glen Dale, WV. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. Kerns, in 1995; a brother, Robert Floyd Kelly, Sr.; and four infant brothers.
Gloria is survived by three sons, Frank E. Kerns of Wheeling, Robert E. Kerns of Quaker City, OH and Charles E. (Margaret) Kerns of Wheeling; a daughter, Joyce E. Kerns of Wheeling; two granddaughters, Lois and Leslie; six great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Penny Littell, Diana Hall and the Neely boys.
Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 pm, Wednesday, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling, where funeral services will be held at 11 am, Thursday, October 4, 2018, with Sue Metcalf officiating. Interment will follow in Parkview Memorial Gardens, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio County Animal Shelter, 7011 National Road, Triadelphia, WV, 26059, or online by Clicking Here. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.