Geneva Shumate

SHUMATE, Geneva R., 89, of Weirton, WV, passed away Friday, February 7, 2014, at home.

She was born April 7, 1924, in Wellsburg, WV, the daughter of the late William and Alice Boyd Judge.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Dale Shumate, Sr. (4-21-2008); son, Terry Lee Shumate; brothers, Frank, Charles, Gary Judge.

She was a member of Paris Presbyterian Church, and a graduate of Wellsburg High School.

Surviving are her daughter, Debbie Castaneda (Alex) of Ocala, FL; sons, Arthur Shumate, Jr. of Weirton, WV, Ronald Shumate (Lisa) of Pinewood Springs, CO, Jerry Shumate (Katherine) of Weirton, WV; sisters, Wavelene Wickham of Warwood, WV, Esther Young of Wellsburg, WV; grandchildren, Allison and Staci Shumate, Rickie and Michael Castaneda, Dale Sumate (Drea), Elisa Shumate (James Champ), Skylar and Sage Shumate, Lucretia Shumate; great- grandchildren, Kaydin Riehing, Lacy Champ, Sora Shumate.

Visitation will be Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 5-8 p.m. at the Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV. Additional visitation will be held at the church on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until time of funeral at 11 a.m., with the Reverend Dr. Christina Hosler presiding.

Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling, WV.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Valley Hospice, Inc., 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, OH 43943 or Paris Presbyterian Church, 127 Steubenville Pike, Burgettstown, PA 15021.