Lillie Page Sheetz


Lillie Page Sheetz, 95, of Cumberland, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019, at her home.
Born on Oct. 21, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Ephriam and Minnie (Rice) Stafford. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer "Barney" Sheetz; sisters, Ann Turner, and Minnie Springer; brother, Bill Stafford; daughter-in-law, Bonnie Sheetz; son-in law, Richard Staples.
Lillie attended Fort Hill High School. She had been employed at Memorial Hospital as a nursing assistant, and as the housekeeper at the Cumberland Holiday Inn. Lillie was a member of the Winifred Road Church of Christ. She was a homemaker, wife, and mother. Lillie loved playing cards, putting puzzles together, and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her children, Earl L. Sheetz and fiancée Barbara Payton, Springfield, W.Va., Carol L. Staples, Cumberland, Larry E. Sheetz, Cumberland, and Barbara R. Davis and husband Chuck, Cumberland; grandchildren, Mike and wife Sherri, Debbie and husband Mark, Brian, Harlan and wife Nicki, Allan and Jamie, Vicki and husband Vinny, Jodi, Patti and husband Geoff, Ricky and Candi, Susan and husband Eric, and Jessica and husband Ian; great-grandchildren, Hope, Charity, Bradley, Leah, Joey, Jacob, Lauren and Jarod, David and wife Kimberly, Jordan, Jared, Keirsten, Austin, Shyann, Ryan, Hayden, and Elijah; great-great-grandchildren, Carter, Emmy, and Weylyn. Lillie is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Avenue, Cumberland, on Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 3-6 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on Monday, April 15, 2019 at Noon with Pastor Leo Lavin and the Reverend Carolyn Wilson officiating. Friends will be received at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.
Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Geoffrey Shears, Richard Staples, Eric Leese, Allan Staples, Jared Shears, and Austin Leese.
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