Martha Jean (McCardle) Koonce

February 3, 2016

02/03/2016

Past Services

Visitation
Saturday February 06, 2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Visitation
Saturday February 06, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Cemetery
Sunday February 07, 2016
Oak Grove Cemetery
Moundsville, WV 26041
Directions
Service
Sunday February 07, 2016
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions

Martha Jean (McCardle) Koonce, of Fork Ridge, Moundsville, WV, passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Acuity Care, Wheeling, WV.

She was born in Marshall County, WV, a daughter of the late Arnold “Doc” E. and Iva (Gardner) McCardle.

She was a member of the Oak Grove United Methodist Church, Fork Ridge, retired Mechanic for AEP Kammer Plant, Lifetime member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Ladies Auxillary Chapter #709, member of the Ladies Auxillary VFW Post #437, Moundsville, member of the Ladies Auxillary American Legion Post #3, Moundsville and member of the Elm Grove Eagles #1891.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Paul Hillberry, Jr.; brothers, Harold (Bessie) and Donnie McCardle and brother-in-law, Walter Ritchea.

Surviving are her husband, James L. Koonce of Moundsville; son, Garry (Denise) Hillberry of Sand Hill, WV; daughter, Pauline (Darrell) Thomas of Avella, PA; step-sons, Jeff (Betty) , Mark and Eric (Laura) Koonce all of Cincinnati, OH; sister, Ruth Ritchea of Sand Hill; Grandchildren, Amy (Chuck) ,Rena (Rusty) Clem, Sean Thomas, Brandon, Logan, Nathan Hillberry, Josh Hillberry and Rachel Koonce; Eight  great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 2-4 & 6-8pm with a VFW Ladies Auxillary memorial service at 6:15 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville, where funeral services will be held at 11am Sunday, February 7, 2016 with Rev. Thomas Steele officiating.

Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery, Moundsville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Oak Grove United Methodist Church or the Marshall County Animal Shelter c/o TMCFunding.com.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyer.com.

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Ann Shook
6 years ago

Jim, I am sorry I was unable to make the visitation for Martha as I was out of town. She was a nice lady with a kind heart. I will keep you in my prayers. God bless you. Sincerely,

Ann Shook
6 years ago

Jim, I’m sorry I couldn’t make the visitation for Martha as I was out of town. She was a very special lady with a kind heart. I am so sorry for your loss and I will keep you in my prayers. God bless you. Sincerely,

Jody & Roger Losh
6 years ago

Martha will be sadly missed by our whole family she and Jim have always been so wonderful to us all. Jim you are in our prayers

Mike Blackwell
6 years ago

Martha was such a sweet lady. I have always enjoyed talking with her and Jim at my parents 4th of July parties. She was a one of a kind person who will never be forgotten.