Mildred Myles

November 24, 1936 - March 29, 2016

11/24/1936 - 03/29/2016

Past Services

Friday April 01, 2016
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Saturday April 02, 2016
12:00 pm
Mt. Calvary Cemetery l Bishops Chapel
1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling
1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 242-0460 | Directions

Myles, Mildred “Millie”, 79, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Belmont Acuity Hospital.

She was born November 24, 1936, in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Thomas and Grace (Neider) Myles.

Mildred was a retired secretary from Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Warwood. She previously worked as the church secretary at St. Jude Catholic Church in Glen Dale, W.Va. She was also an art teacher for many years at Bishop Donahue High School.

She enjoyed art and crocheting, making afghans and lap blankets for nursing home residents. For many years she was a catechist, teaching children the Catholic Faith she so loved.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers, Bob, Tom, Ivan, Bernard, and Don Myles, and one sister, Joan Rine.

Survivors include one brother, Raymond (Lena) Myles of Illinois; two sisters, Betty (Leo) Forrest of Ohio and Ellen (Bob) Lemmon of Missouri; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews; and many truly good friends.

Friends will be received on Friday, April 1, 2016 from 4-8 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 12 pm at Mount Calvary Cemetery Bishop’s Chapel with Rev. Ron Getsinger as celebrant. Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.

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Sarah & Ron Bogolin
7 years ago

Dear Betty, Matt and Family,
Mildred was a dear friend from our first visit to Corpus Christi Parish in 1986.
She showed consideration and concern to all around her.
Our Sympathy and Prayers for Her and All Her Loved Ones.

Rick, Nannette, Tracey, and Sarah Kennedy
7 years ago

Mildred was a loving and kind lady. She knew no strangers and gave willingly of her time and talents to those who knew her. We will remember her fondly.