Becky Board

BOARD, Becky Jo, 75, of Weirton, WV, passed away Friday, March 29, 2013, at the Weirton Geriatric Center. She was born March 5, 1938, in Middlebourne, WV, the daughter of the late James R. and Wilma Eddy Kaul.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Glen Board on February 26, 2005; brother, John “Butch” Kaul.

Becky was a homemaker and former employee of Coronet Cleaners of Weirton. She was a member of the National Campers and Hikers Association, Greenbrier Homemakers, and charter member of the Weir Happy Wheels Camping Club. She also volunteered for Meals on Wheels, Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and the Weirton Termite Association.

She enjoyed spending time camping around the country and spending time at vacation homes in the mountains of Pennsylvania and West Virginia. She was a member of Old St. Johns Episcopal Church, Colliers, WV.

Surviving are her sons, David Board(Debbie), Kevin Board(Kara), Terry Board(Trisha), all of Weirton, WV; grandchildren, Tabitha & Tiffany, Jeremy & Elizabeth, and Shalynn, brother, James E. Kaul of Colliers, WV.

Visitation will be at the Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV, on Monday, April 1, 2013, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., where the funeral will be held Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at 11 a.m. Rev. Gene Sheppard officiating. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Old St. Johns Episcopal Church, Eldersville Road, Colliers, WV 26035 or National Alzheimer’s Association, 225 North Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

Becky’s family would like to extend their appreciation for the care she received from her caretakers in her home, hospice, and the staff at the Weirton Geriatric Center. Words cannot describe our sincere appreciation.