Elsie M. Ketchem

January 9, 1940 - January 2, 2019
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Elsie M. Ketchem, age 78, a resident of Mansfield Place and a former resident of Chestnut St. Philippi passed away Wednesday January 2, 2019. Elsie was born January 9, 1940 in Oakhill, WV, a daughter of the late Raymond and Louise (Epperly) Poff. Elsie was twice married first to her former husband Edwin H. HolbertContinue Reading

Amanda Prichard left a message on January 29, 2019:
Elsie was a wonderful woman! She was the first person I ever took care of. I remember sitting on the porch,drinking coffee with her favorite hazelnut creamer. I will never forget her♡
Judy Stewart Dadisman left a message on January 10, 2019:
So sorry 4 your loss Elsie always kept everyone laughing!!She will be sadly missed by family God Bless them
Sherry Bunce left a message on January 5, 2019:
I used to be very good friends with Elsie when she was married to Eddie Holbert because I was friends with Eddies Mom Florence many years ago..Elsie was so very slow talking very nice to me. I visited one time later on in years and she never changed. God Bless You Elsie always so polite and nice. I am sorry I never got to see you later on in years. But I am so glad I got to know you MANY years ago RIP my old friend.
Denyse Flint left a message on January 4, 2019:
Aunt Elsie, you were such a great part of my life when I was growing up. I always called you Doo Doo. I don't know why but you didn't care what I called you. I will always remember the great times having yard sales at my mother's house and when we went to my mother in law's house to ransack and gather things to put in one of our sales. Your loving smile and happiness will remain with me for the rest of my life. You will be missed but I know you are with your sisters who have gone before you. Celebrate!! I love you
Melissa Sabad (Poff) left a message on January 4, 2019:
Dear Dawn, I have great memories of when Aunt Elsie would come to visit and how we would have so much fun . I’m wishing you peace in this difficult time and that you will find strength.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Donnie and Gloria Poff left a message on January 4, 2019:
I loved Elsie and have wonderful memories, she always was happy she had a beautiful smile and was good to everyone. She will be greatly missed by all of the family . Rest in the arms of your Heavenly Father. Gloria. To my sister Elsie , I remember when Dad bought us boxing gloves, and we would box each other. And of course she beat me up every time. And Dad would laugh at us. She was a great sister and I loved her and going to miss her. So sorry I am not able to be with everyone. Love you all and God Bless you. Your brother Donnie.
Barbara Poff Myers left a message on January 4, 2019:
Sending my condolences to Elsie’s 4 adult children and their families. Sending prayers and thoughts your way. RIH my dear sister.
Dawn Kennedy and family left a message on January 4, 2019:
In memory of Elsie M. Ketchem, Dawn Kennedy and family lit a candle
Vicky Morris left a message on January 3, 2019:
My loving sister our family will always remember your loving ways and that big smile you always had. Thanks for the memories of you and my older siblings. Now you’re with some of your favorite sisters may you all be happy and Rest In Peace. We will miss you greatly. Love you, my sister. Vicky
Stacy Norris-Cale left a message on January 3, 2019:
So sorry to hear of your mom's passing Dawn. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Lisa Evix left a message on January 3, 2019:
Sorry for your loss. I have very fond memories of your Mother.
Heather Hewitt left a message on January 3, 2019:
Aunt Elsie...Gosh where to begin. You were such an avid part of my childhood. From coming down fire the yard sales to always losing your teeth. You made childhood and growing up fun. I'm honored to call you my aunt. Love you.
Wright Funeral Home & Crematory left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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