Helen S. Toothman of Shinnston, passed away on Monday (March 20th 2017) at St. Joseph Hospital in Buckhannon.
She was born Dec. 5, 1925, in Marion County. She was the daughter of the late Steve and Stella Stache.
Helen was a loving mother and homemaker. She was an active member of St. Ann Catholic Church in Shinnston, where she belonged to the St. Ann Altar Rosary Society.
In addition to her parents Helen was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years George Edward Toothman Sr.; her brother John "Lon" Stache; and five sisters Anna Lynch, Kathryn Stache, Pauline Stache, Mary Menus and Julia Veith.
Helen is survived by her son George Edward Toothman Jr. and wife Helen of Shinnston; her daughter Catherine Dawn Posey of Charleston; grandson Ronald Lee Posey II and wife Suzanne of Charleston; three granddaughters Jodie Lynn Posey and husband Patrick Bucks of Summersville, Tammy Lynn and husband Bryan Hudkins of Lost Creek and Jamie Lynn Simons and husband Joshua of Buckhannon; three great-granddaughters Lainey Kate Posey, Adalyn Mae Bucks, and Lyla Rose Simons; one great-grandson Luke Joshua Simons and several nephews and nieces.
Family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Friday at Dorsey Funeral Home 701 South Pike St., Shinnston, WV. 26431. The Holy Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Friday; a Catholic liturgy will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann's Catholic Church with the Rev. Thomas Dagle as celebrant. Interment following service will be at Shinnston Memorial Cemetery.
Published on  March 23, 2017