Virginia “Irene” Tuckwiller, 93, of Charleston, WV, died Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at The Peyton Hospice House in Fairlea, WV, after a long illness.
Born April 12, 1922, Irene was the daughter of the late William Brett and Elizabeth Jane Douglas Tanner Wilson.
Mrs. Tuckwiller was a member of Canaan United Methodist Church of Charleston, formerly Humphrey’s United Methodist Church. She was a member of Charleston Woman’s Club, Young at Heart Club, United Methodist Women, garden club, and several bridge clubs.
She is survived by her daughter, Joyce Reese of Charleston; son, Ron Tuckwiller (Lynne) of Fisherville, VA; daughter, Lisa King (Steven) of Charleston; five grandchildren, Kim Stude, Sara Reese, Nathan King, Justin King, and Christopher Reese; six great-grandchildren; and a brother, Joe B. Wilson of Clintonville, WV.
Funeral services will be held at 1 PM on Sunday, May 31, 2015, at McCraw Funeral Home in Lewisburg, WV, with the Rev. Rick Brown officiating.
Visitation will begin at 12 PM on the day of the service.
A private entombment will be held Monday, June 1, at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens in Cross Lanes, WV.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lewisburg United Methodist Church, 214 E. Washington Street, Lewisburg, WV 24901, or The Peyton Hospice House, 1265 Maplewood Avenue, Lewisburg, WV 24901.
McCraw Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the May 29, 2015, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.