Jo Ann (Walter) Loy, 77 of Sherrard/Wheeling WV, Passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at Wheeling Hospital.
She was born May 22, 1940 in Canton, OH, daughter of the late Dorothy Derrick. Jo Ann actively served as a Four H Leader, Cub Scout Den Mother, John Marshall Band Parent, PTA member and past PTA President, Allen Grove Presbyterian Church Sunday School Teacher and Sunday School Superintendent.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Dave, Jim and Clayton Walter and granddaughter, Hannah.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Charles E. Loy, Sr of Sherrard; six children, Dorothy Robinson of Moundsville, WV, Ed (Becky) Loy of Cameron, WV, Zona (Jay) Harris of Bruceton Mills, WV, George (Penny) Loy of Winston-Salem, NC, Nina (John) Rudmann and Patty (Craig) Colebank all of Morgantown, WV; two brothers, Bob (Bobbie) Walter of Pittsburgh, PA and Bill (Terrie) Walter of Massachusetts; seventeen grandchildren, Paul, James, Chas, Savon, Cody, TJ, Nate, Jake, JC, Zach, Jeremy, Josh, Mark, Yasmine, Willow, Jackson and Justin and six great-grandchildren; Aubre ,Dakota, Charlee, Tristan, Austin and Lilly.
Friends will be received Friday, June 23, 2017, from 6-9 pm and again on Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 10 am until the time of service at 11 am at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville with Pastor Danny Cook Officiating.
Interment will follow at Halcyon Hills Memorial Garden, Sherrard.
Memorial donations may be made to The “Feeding Body and Soul” Community Kitchen c/o Simpson Church 800 7th Street, Moundsville, WV 26041 or to Allen Grove Presbyterian Church 113 Carrigan Lane, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com
The passing of a dear loved one, is a difficult experience for the family. Sorry for your loss. The best friend that a bereaved family can have, is our Heavenly Father and God, Jehovah. He is the hearer of prayer and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our trials”. May you all turn to him in prayer, to find comfort in your time of grief. 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4.
I’m so sorry for your loss. I remember your mom years ago through 4H. Memories will always be close to your heart. Live and prayers
Peggy Crow Richmond
So sorry for your loss. She was always such a sweet lady.
Dorothy, Nina, and Loy family: We are so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing and send our heartfelt sympathy for your loss. She was such a nice lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Sorry to hear this, She was a very nice person.
So sorry ! She always greeted you with that loving smile. She will be missed. Praying for you.
George Loy & Family—-You are in out thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss.
So sorry for your loss. Rest in peace.
Another Angel among us. God bless the family
Chuck and family, deepest sympathy for your loss.