The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


March 28, 2012

Obituaries - Thursday, March 29, 2012


Margiedean Pike

Margiedean Pike, 76, of Winona, died March 15, 2012, at Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital, following a short illness.

Margiedean was born Jan. 22, 1936, in Winona, the daughter of the late Gordon Bandy and Ida S. McMillion Bandy. She also was preceded in death by a son, James G. Pike, and a sister, Carolyn Gill.

Margiedean was a member of Keeney’s Creek Baptist Church of Winona, a former cook for Gino’s in Ansted and a homemaker.

Surviving: her sons, Tony Mosquera of Hico, Kris Pike of Shady Spring and Gordon Pike of Winona; sisters, Louise Wilson of Winona and Dolly Franklin of Lookout; brother, Harold Bandy of Winona; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were March 24 at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home Chapel in Ansted with Pastor Sam Smith officiating. In honor of her request, she was cremated.

Please make donations to the charity of your choice.

Arrangements by Wallace and Wallace of Ansted.

Violet Marie Walker Proctor

Violet ‘Marie’ Walker Proctor, 74, of Erie, Pa., died March 18, 2012, at her residence.

Born April 23, 1937, in Smithers, she was daughter of the late James and Martha E. Jenkins Walker. She also was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Tonya Marie Carrier; a great-granddaughter, Adrianna Carrier; sisters, Vernie Louise Kales and Margaret Virginia Dorman; and brothers, James Lafayette Walker Jr., George Marshall Walker and Jack Lee Walker.

Marie was a homemaker and also did volunteer work at Burton Elementary School over the last few years. She loved to sing, dance and loved country music. Her heart was always open to helping others.

She enjoyed watching baseball games and going shopping. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

Surviving: daughters, Rose Marie Proctor Meucci, Donna J. Proctor Murray, Brenda M. Riu; son, Cecil Wayne Proctor; seven grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

A service and burial was held March 24 at High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill.

The family requests memorials be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Northwestern PA, 1128 State Street, Suite 301, Erie, PA 16501.

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