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Elwood Goddard

October 18, 1913 - January 2, 2005

GODDARD, Elwood M., 91, of Bethlehem, WV died Sunday, January 2, 2005 in Ohio Valley Medical Center. He was born October 18, 1913 in Wetzel County, WV, the son of the late Friend and Elizabeth Coffield Goddard. He was an active member of the Bethlehem Presbyterian Church, servicng as an Elder and the Superintendent of Sunday School. He was a graduate of West Liberty State College and received a Masters Degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He was an active teacher and coach in Ohio County for over 30 years. He served in the US Army’s 85th division, serving two years in Italy in the Army’s Counter-Intelligence Corps. He was the Founder of the Bethlehem Little League, Chairman of the Bethlehem Fire Department Building Fund, andManager of the Crispin Center at Oglebay Park for many years. He was preceded in death byhis parents; nine siblings; and wife, Mildred Ebright Goddard. Surviving are his long-time companion, Shirley Barte; daughter, Emily Kay and her husband, Michael Young of Oxford, Md; son, Jack Goddard and his wife, Robyn of Bethlehem; five grandchildren, Dr. Jacey Elizabeth Goddard and husband, Dr. Hutner Sharp, of Bangor, Maine, James Young of Rehoboth, Del., Jessa Goddard of Clarksburg, WV, Jonathan Yound of Columbia, Mdand Neely Goddard of Morgantown, WV; and three stepgrandchildren, Danielle, Jonathan, and Jimmy of Bethlehem. Friends will be received Monday from 6-8 and on Tues from 10 until 12 Noon at the McCoy-Altmeyer Funeral Home, 44 Fifteenth Street, Wheeling, WV. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Bethlehem Presbyterian Church. Interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens


Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, January 3, 2005

Time: 6:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

Location:

McCoy- Altmeyer Funeral Home

44 - 15th St
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Tuesday, January 4, 2005

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 12:00 pm

Location:

McCoy- Altmeyer Funeral Home

44 - 15th St
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, January 4, 2005

Time: 1:00 pm

Location:

Bethlehen United Presbyterian Church

45 Chapel Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, January 4, 2005

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens

R.D. #3, Box 245
Wheeling, WV 26003


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