Mary Ann (Gallagher) Storm

May 2, 1929 - March 22, 2018

05/02/1929 - 03/22/2018

Past Services

Sunday March 25, 2018
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Monday March 26, 2018
11:00 am
Trinity Episcopal Church
Moundsville, WV 26041
Tuesday March 27, 2018
Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens
Sherrard, WV 26038

Mary Ann (Gallagher) Storm, 88, of McMechen, WV, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018, in Mound View Nursing Home.

Mary Ann was born May 2, 1929, in McMechen, a daughter of the late William R. “Tubby” and Ina (Cochrane) Gallagher. She was a retired clerk for McMechen Waterworks; an active member of Trinity Episcopal Church, Moundsville; and an avid John Marshall Sports fan. She was also a former member of the Women’s Club of McMechen, and charter member of the Ladies League of Marshall County.

In addition to her parents, Mary Ann was preceded in death by her husband, John Storm, in 2013; and three sisters, Roberta Webb, Ina Carrol Poland and Deanna Dunlap. She is survived by her three daughters, Cassandra (Richard) Sherman of McMechen, Barbara (Mike) Davis of McMechen and Patricia (Harley) Gatts of Moundsville; six grandchildren, Amy (Tim) Whipkey of Winchester, Va., Jennifer (Ryan) Kirk of Columbus, Ohio, Michael Sherman of Washington, D.C., Leigh Ann (Mark) Hinerman of High Point, N.C., Daniel (Pam) Gatts of Moundsville, and Timothy (Elizabeth) Gatts of Lenior City, TN; and ten great-grandchildren, Laken, Brock, Grace, Haley, Emily, Evan, Grayson, Aubrey, Benjamin and Owen.

Friends will be received from 2-8 pm, Sunday, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen. Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Monday, March 26, 2018, at Trinity Episcopal Church, Moundsville, with the Rev. Bruce Bevans officiating. Interment will be in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard, WV.

Mary Ann’s family would like to thank the staff at Mound View and Valley Hospice for their excellent care. Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Episcopal Church, P.O. Drawer P, Moundsville WV 26041, or online at Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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Becky Meacham
5 years ago

Patti, Barb and Cassie and ALL of your families, I am sad to hear that your mother has passed away. I have a lot of good memories of her.

Jane (Kostelecsky) Randolph
5 years ago

Cassie, Barbie, Patty, and families, So sorry for your loss. I will always remember Aunt Mary Ann’s gregarious personality. How we appreciated her visit to us after we moved to Inwood and how she always rembered the kid’s birthdays with a card.

Terry Abate
5 years ago

Cassie I can remember when your mother used to come to school to help with the kids she was so pleasant I’m sorry for your loss

Lou Calagis --Mailman
5 years ago

God Bless, a great friend and a great lady