Larry V. Wickham, 76, of Sistersville, W.Va., passed away Nov. 4, 2012, at Wetzel County Hospital, after a long illness.
He was born June 1, 1936, a son of the late George Wickham and Erma Craven Wickham in Sistersville. He was retired from the United States Postal Service and was a member of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Sistersville.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Dorothy Miller Wickham; daughters, Melissa (Guy) Barat of Cleveland, Tenn., Martha J.W. Voglebach of Charleston, W.Va. and Mary Brett (Shane) Saltmarsh of Lake Forest Park, Wash.; son, David L. Wickham of Sistersville; and grandchildren, Ashley Lancianese and Garrett Voglebach, both of Charleston. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Charles and Roger Wickham; and sister, June Pickens.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Thursday at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Sistersville, with Father Jim McCafferty and Deacon Rod Fagert officiating. Visitation will be held 4-8 p.m. today at Myers Funeral Home with a 7 p.m. rosary devotion. Interment will be at East Lawn Memorial Park, Marietta, Ohio.
Memorial gifts may be made to Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 519 Main St., Sistersville, WV 26175 or to the Sistersville Public Library, 518 Wells St., Sistersville, WV 26175.
Online condolences may be offered at www.myersfuneralhomewv.com