2015-12-31 / Obituaries

Wanda J. Bivens

Berkeley Springs, 91

Wanda J. Bivens, 91, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Monday, December 21, 2015, at Hospice of the Panhandle, Kearneysville, W.Va.

Born January 21, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Willis E. and Edith L. Culp Shives, and the widow of Grant V. Bivens, who died January 28, 1988.

She was a member of Rehoboth United Methodist Church, Needmore, Pa., where she was director of the cemetery association and secretary/treasurer for the church.

She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by a sister, Ruth L. Bartgis and a brother, Edward Shives.

Funeral services were held Monday, December 28, 2015, at 11 a.m., at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. Rev. Frank Kocek and Rev. Delmas Bard officiated.

Memorial contributions may be made to Rehoboth United Methodist Church Cemetery, or Building Fund, c/o Helen Layton, 1792 Layton Rd., Warfordsburg, PA 17238

Online condolences at www.grovefh.com.

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