Morgantown Obituaries

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  • 14 hrs ago | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Betty (Wolfe) Dearth

    Betty Lou Gram Dearth, 82, of St. Marys, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. She was surrounded by her family.

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  • Yesterday | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Drema Lee Starkey

    Drema Lee Starkey, 57, of Mineral Wells, passed away Nov. 21, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va. Drema was a 1976 graduate of Parkersburg South High School, and a graduate of West Virginia University at Parkersburg.

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  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via O-R Online 

    WVU cancels bus trip to studenta s funeral

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Weather problems have prompted West Virginia University to cancel plans to send a chartered bus to the funeral of a student in Buffalo, N.Y. A lake-effect storm dumped 6 feet of snow in the Buffalo area by Wednesday.

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  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via West Virginia Metro 

    WVU cancels trip to student's funeral because of Buf...

    The record snowstorm in the Buffalo, New York area forced West Virginia University Wednesday to cancel a bus trip set for Thursday for students who wanted to attend funeral services for WVU freshman Nolan Burch. WVU freshman Nolan Burch, 18, of Buffalo, NY died last Friday after being found unresponsive at a frat house two days earlier.

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  • Monday Nov 17 | via West Virginia Metro 

    Gee: WVU will respond appropriately to student's death

    Morgantown police say medical examinations will play a role in their investigation into the death of a West Virginia University freshman last week. WVU freshman Nolan Burch, 18, of Buffalo, NY died Friday after being found unresponsive at a frat house Wednesday night.

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  • Monday Nov 17 | via The Medina Gazette 

    William F. Pobega

    William F. Pobega, 78, Chagrin Falls, passed away Sunday, November 9, 2014 in Beachwood. He was born in Morgantown, West Virginia on September 1, 1936, to the late William and Anna Pobega.

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  • Sunday Nov 16 | via Dayton Daily News 

    BROOKS, Alma J.

    News Death Notice BROOKS, Alma J. 91, of Medway, Ohio passed away Monday, November 10, 2014. She was born May 1, 1923 in Morgantown, West Virginia the daughter of the late George H., Sr. & Sigred Campbell.

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  • Saturday Nov 15 | via West Virginia Metro 

    WVU freshman dead after alcohol-related incident

    West Virginia University freshman Nolan Burch died Friday after an alcohol-related incident at the Kappa Sigma fraternity house Wednesday night. "Words cannot describe the heartache we, as a West Virginia University family, feel at the loss of one of our own-Nolan Michael Burch-who passed away today," WVU president Gordon Gee said.

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  • Friday Nov 14 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer 

    Student found unconscious at WVU fraternity dies

    West Virginia Univeristy students hold a candlelight vigil in memory of Nolan Michael Burch in Morgantown, W.Va., Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, after Burch died Friday. Burch, 18, died two days after officers were called to the Kappa Sigma house and found someone performing CPR on him.

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  • Friday Nov 14 | via KNEB-AM Scottsbluff 

    West Virginia University Student Involved in Fratern...

    According to the university, the Wednesday incident required a 911 response to a fraternity house at around midnight. That incident was the second in less than a week involving members of fraternity organizations.

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  • Friday Nov 14 | via Big News Network.com 

    West Virginia University student dies Greek activiti...

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  • Friday Nov 14 | via WTAE-TV Pittsburgh 

    Death of WVU student under investigation

    Nolan Burch died Friday after police said he was found unresponsive at the Kappa Sigma house in Morgantown. West Virginia University has ordered a halt to all activities at fraternities and sororities. 7 comments

  • Friday Nov 14 | via MarketWatch 

    The Wall Street Journal: West Virginia University fr...

    An 18-year-old West Virginia University student died Friday after he was found critically injured at a fraternity earlier in the week, the university's president said. Nolan Burch, of Williamsville, N.Y., had been hospitalized at a hospital near the university in Morgantown, W. Va., after police found him lying on the floor of the Kappa Sigma fraternity Wednesday night without a pulse and not breathing.

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  • Thursday Nov 13 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    June' Wood

    Juanita "June" Perry Wood, 76, a resident of Mingo, passed from this life Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

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  • Tuesday Nov 11 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    George Weirick Woodford

    Also surviving are one daughter, Carol Mace and husband, Andrew, of Morgantown; one son, George Woodford of Arlington, Va.; two grandsons, Aaron Mace of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Zach Mace and wife, Danielle, of Morgantown; and two sisters, Inez Woodford of Bridgeport and Matilda Klow of Virginia Beach, Va.

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  • Tuesday Nov 11 | via Marietta Times 

    Joe Douglas Bedilion

    Joe Douglas Bedilion, 61, of Parkersburg, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va. He was born on June 9, 1953, in Marietta, Ohio, to the late Robert G. and Juanita Rose Bedilion.

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  • Sunday Nov 9 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    Audrey Beeson Warner

    Audrey Beeson Warner, 72, of Buckhannon, died following an accident on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

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  • Mar 23, 2011 | via WBEN-AM Buffalo 

    Canisius High School Graduate Nolan Burch Dies

    Morgantown, WV Nolan Burch, the Canisius High School graduate who was found unconscious at a fraternity house at West Virginia University, has died, according to the school's president. President Gordon Gee issued the following statement: "Words cannot describe the heartache we, as a West Virginia University family, feel at the loss of one of our own Nolan Michael Burch who passed away today," said "The outpouring of love and support from his friends and this community has been what you would expect from Mountaineers, and I would ask that you continue to keep the Burch family and many friends in your thoughts and prayers."

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