2013-01-23 / Obituaries

Ervin E. Grimmett Berkeley Springs, 72

Ervin Epp Grimmett, 72, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Thursday, January 17, 2013, at Winchester Medical Center in Winchester, Va.

Born November 22, 1940, in Man, W.Va., he was the son of the late Wayne Anderson Sr. and Ella Mae Hatfield Grimmett.

He was of the Baptist faith.

He graduated from Man High School and attended Marshall University.

He was an optical technician for Wholesale Optical Laboratory Manufacturing.

He was a member of BPO Elks Lodge 2266 in Glen Burnie, Md., and Berkeley Springs Moose Lodge 1483.

He was an avid golfer, fisherman, traveler, camper and loved his family.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Florence Alexander Grimmett, at home; one son, Keith Grimmett, Warfordsburg; one daughter, Julie Haber, and her husband David, Stevensville, Md.; and three granddaughters: Allison Grimmett, Warfordsburg, and Holly and Lauren Haber, both of Stevensville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lula Morrison; and four brothers: Orville, Frank, Willie and Wayne Jr. Grimmett.

Funeral services were held at 11:30 a.m., Monday, January 21, at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Berkeley Springs. Rev. Daniel Montague officiated.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, 2102 Kanawah Blvd., Charleston, WV 25311.

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