Velma Beatrice Endrich

ENDRICH, Velma Beatrice, 96, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in the Inn at Wyngate.

Born April 15, 1917, in Bridgeport, CT, she was a daughter of the late William and Ellen Hedine Martin.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, George A. Endrich in Oct., 1991; a brother, William “Jim” Martin; a sister, Joan Zaleta; and a grandson, Patrick.

Mrs. Endrich was a homemaker and a former member of the Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Syracuse, NY. She also was a former volunteer at the Community General Hospital, Syracuse, NY.

Mrs. Endrich is survived by her sons, Dr. Joseph Endrich and his wife, Jane of Weirton, and Thomas Endrich and his wife, Liz of Chippenham, England; daughters, Joanne Blaha of New York, and Judy Hartigan and her husband, Rick of Vale, Arizona; a brother, Kenneth Martin of Seattle, WA; a sister, Jean Brelsford of Charlton, MA; 10 grand children; 18 great-grand children; and one great- great-granddaughter.

Private family funeral services will be held.

Interment will be in Florida Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Weirton Medical Center Foundation, 601 Colliers Way, Weirton, WV 26062.

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