Edna Jeanette Shaver, 82, of Farmington, passed away on Saturday (July 22, 2017) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
She was born on Dec. 3, 1934, in Park Township, Michigan, the daughter of the late Edwin D. Slack and Georginia L. Gemberling Slack.
Edna is survived by her children, Howard Shaver of Mims, Florida, Lilly Miller of Fairmont, Annie Ponikvar of New Martinsville, Daniel Shaver of Elyria, Ohio and James Shaver of Fairmont; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; one brother, Dennis Slack of Three Rivers, Michigan; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Edna was preceded in death by three sons, Chuck Dodge, Thomas Dodge and Donnie Shaver; seven siblings, Clayton, Jennie, Katherine, Edwin, Norman, Laura and Bertrand who died in infancy; and a very good friend, Ed Porter.
Edna worked and retired as a social worker for the State of West Virginia. She kept active working up until two years ago when her health didn't permit it. She was non-denominational. She enjoyed going to flea markets and working fairs. She enjoyed gambling. She devoted her life to her children and grandchildren.
There will be no viewing and funeral services. Edna's choice for final disposition was cremation. A visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Aug. 26, 2017 with a memorial service beginning at 1 p.m. in the Masters Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Coon officiating. Edna's cremains will be interred at the family cemetery in Michigan.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mastersfuneralhomewv
Published on July 25, 2017