KOSKY, MARY “LUELLA”
Mary “Luella” Kosky, 85, of Moundsville, passed away Friday, November 11, 2016 in her home that she and her husband built to raise their 5 children in, surrounded by her loving children and grandchildren. She was born on November 19, 1930 in Wheeling, WV a daughter of the late Franklin “Glenn” and Margaret (Knollinger) Waters. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family, shopping with her two daughters and watching her favorite baseball team the Pittsburgh Pirates.
She is survived by her 3 sons, Rick “Bear” (Crissy) Kosky, Duke (Diane) Kosky all of Moundsville and Dan (April) Kosky of McMechen; 2 daughters, Connie (Craig) Fullerton and Donna (Chris) Strope Taskalines all of Moundsville; 3 grandsons, Tim (Becca) Kosky, Doug (Kim) Kosky and Bobby Kosky; 3 granddaughters, Wendy (Justin) Fullerton Smith, Andrea (Brian Marshall) Strope and Hannah (Jayme)Strope Cupp; great grandchildren, Gabriella and Drake Kosky and several nieces and nephews. She was a beloved wife of 62 years, mother and grandmother who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Andrew F. Kosky; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Robert (Annette) Waters and Edwin Waters and a son-in-law, Doug Strope.
Friends may call Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm in the Altmeyer Funeral Home Lutes & Kirby Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Ave, Moundsville, with a vigil service at 7:30 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St Francis Xavier Church of Moundsville Tuesday at 11 am, with Father That Son officiating. Burial will follow in McMechen Cemetery.
On line condolences may be made through www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.
The family would like to thank Amedisys Hospice for their loving help and kindness.