Shelvey J. Rager

RAGER, Shelvey J., 66, of Mingo Junction, Ohio, passed away Saturday September 7, 2013, at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, Ohio.

She was born July 6, 1947, in Steubenville, Ohio a daughter of the late Melvin and Laura (Tweedy) Rager Sr.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by six brothers, Marvin, Robert, Melvin, Jr., Raymond, Ralph and Thomas Rager; a sister, Shirley Polen; and a son- in-law, Brian Williams.

Shelvey was a homemaker; she attended Rosemont Chapel; and was an avid Steelers fan.

Surviving are her husband, Charles “Poge” Rogers of Mingo Junction; four children, Kimberly (Philip) Glasgow Jr. of Rayland, OH, William “Chip” Ralston Jr. of Rayland, Beverly Ralston of Mingo and Roberta “Byrd” (Darrell) Waderker of Brilliant; 10 grandchildren, Brandon and Austin Williams, Jennifer and Joshua Glasgow, Chelsey Ralston, Madison Thompson, Alexis and Lacie Knutsen, Cristal (Christopher) Worwa and Kyle Waderker; three great-grandchildren, Gavin Flaugher, Lyla Worwa and Kyle Waderker; two brothers, Wayne (Mary) Rager of Dillonvale, Ohio, and James Rager of Wheeling, WV; and a sister, Darlene Rager of Stow, Ohio.

Friends are invited to celebrate Shelvey’s life at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 712 Third St., Brilliant on Saturday, September 14 from 11 a.m. until the time of her services at 1 p.m., with Pastor Charles “Sonny” Shoe, officiating.

Offer condolences at www.wheelerfuneralhomes. com.