On June 3, 2015, my wife Angela Gaudio (Holmes) class of 2005 welcomed our daughter Isabella Althea Gaudio. She was born at Wheeling Hospital.
William & Dr. Beth Atwell opened up there new farm Hillbilly Heaven Hogs &
longhorns. Will be rasing organic hogs, Texas Longhorns & Black angus.
Leah Gunther (Duck), of Martins Ferry, OH married Bret Gunther of Orient, OH on May 16, 2015 at Deer Creek Lodge and Conference Center in Mt. Sterling, OH. The have a home together in Grove City, OH.
Priscilla J. Wear, of Lakeland, FL and formerly from Wheeling, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 17, 2015, at Lakeland Regional Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 26, 1941, in Wheeling, daughter of the late Cecil and Mildred Parsons Winters.
Priscilla graduated from West Liberty High School in 1959 and West Liberty State College in 2004. In Wheeling she worked many years at the Wheeling Housing Authority and West Liberty State College. She was always a talented musician and more recently an avid writer of poetry receiving awards from the International Society of Poets. Priscilla was also member of the Family Worship Center in Lakeland, Florida.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Milton R. Wear in 2006, son, Mark E. Wear in 2011 and brother, Norman Winters in 2014.
She is survived by two children and their spouses as well as a daughter-in-law: Michelle E. Overall of Lawrenceburg, KY and Matthew E. Wear of Mechanicsville, VA, and Jean Wear of Durham, NC. Priscilla was blessed with eight grand children and four great- grandchildren. Also surviving are her sisters and their spouses: Sara Jane Rinehart of West Liberty, WV and Karen Padgelek of Tiltonsville, OH.
Gail was awarded the WLU inaugural Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award. The honor was presented on October 23, 2014 at halftime in the school’s football game against West Virginia Wesleyan University. She completed her degree when she was in her 40s.