|Birth: ||Jul. 3, 1928|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 2012|
West Virginia, USA
Eleanor R. Gillespie, 83 of Neffs, Ohio died Tuesday February 28, 2012 at Wheeling Hospital.
She was born July 3, 1928 at Bellaire, Ohio a daughter of the late Andrew and Laura Emily Dawson Pavlich.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John O. Gillespie in February of 1997, a son John Michael Gillespie in February of 2011, two brothers; Andrew and Paul Pavlich.
She was a retired Bank Teller for Wheeling Dollar Bank and one of Jehovah's Witnesses.
She is survived by her children; Minda ((Frank) McConnaughy of Bridgeport, Paul (Ronda) Gillespie of St. Clairsville, Candyce Gillespie and Clarence"Matt" (Theresa) Gillespie of Neffs, eight grandchildren; Dawn (Ahmed), Dr. Deanna (Bill) and Kyle (Nicole) McConnaughy, Jeremiah (Terri) Gillespie, Holly (Jeff) Russell, Eli, Elisha and Elisa Gillespie, six great grandchildren; Ethan, Hailey, Zahra, Brynn, Brooke, Lydia, three nieces; June and Laura Pavlich Valocik and spouses Frank and Richard, Paula (Raymond) Pearson all of New Jersey and six great nieces and nephews.
Eleanor loved all her faith and family very deeply including two extra special kids; Butch Owens and Mary Beth Lilly, enjoyed traveling and telling stories to her grandchildren.
Eleanor dedicated her life to Jehovah God and telling others about the wonderful hope for the future and the earthly paradise. She was a loyal servant attending the St. Clairsville Kingdom Hall.
Friends will be received Saturday 2-8 pm and Sunday from 1 pm until time of funeral services at 6 pm at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio with John Long and Joe Witsberger officiating.
Friends are invited to attend her graveside services at Union Cemetery in St. Clairsville Monday at 1 pm.
--Altmeyer Funeral Homes
Andy John Pavlich (1886 - 1947)
Laura Emily Dawson Pavlich (1899 - 1981)
John Oliver Gillespie (1927 - 1997)
John Michael Gillespie (1950 - 2011)*
Paul Thomas Pavlich (1918 - 1993)*
Andrew Dawson Pavlich (1921 - 1996)*
Eleanor R Pavlich Gillespie (1928 - 2012)
Saint Clairsville Union Cemetery
Plot: Section I-58
Created by: Martin Weybright
Record added: Mar 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86046173
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