Ruby Jane Johnson, age 75, a resident of Maple Ave. Philippi passed away Sunday November 9, 2014 in United Hospital Center. She was born June 7, 1939 in Stone Coal, WV a daughter of the late Thomas Modesitt and Genenieve (Cain) Costello who survives at Flemington. Ruby was united in marriage on April 10, 1965 to Walter R. Johnson, JR. who survives.
One daughter, Debbie Fenstermacher and husband David of Philippi
Three brothers, Dave Cain and wife Barbara of Ohio
Gary Costello of Flemington
Russell Modesitt and wife Nancy of Ohio
Three grandchildren; David Fenstermacher, Jr., Charles Fenstermacher and Travis Yost.
Three great-grandchildren; Joshua Bennett, Skyla Fenstermacher and Gage Fenstermacher.
Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by one sister, Catherine Costello Yost and step-father, Raymond Costello
She was an In-Home Care Provider for the Barbour Co. Senior Center.
She was a member of the Belington VFW Post #410 Ladies Auxiliary and member Silent Grove Church.
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 6-8pm and Thursday, November 13 from 8am-8pm and Friday, November 14 from 8am-1 pm the service hour with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating. Interment will follow in the Belington Fraternal Cemetery.