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Helen Irene Fink Gunther
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1918
Glen White
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1989
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA

Mrs. Helen Gunther McVey, 71, of Crab Orchard, died of natural causes wednesday, Aug 23, in a Beckley Hospital.

Born Feb. 2, 1918, at Glen White, she was the daughter of the late Lonnie and Lakie Riffe Fink.

Mrs. McVey was a homemaker, member of the Crab Orchard Baptist Church, the Womens Bowling Association and was a lifelong resident of Raleigh County.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Okey Gunther in 1957; second husband James McVey in 1978 and a brother, Garner Fink.

Survivors include a son, Dain Gunther of Columbus, Ohio; daughter Mrs. Roger (Wanda) Wood of Crab Orchard; a stepson, Melvin McVey of Charleston; a sister, Hazel Manning of Crab Orchard; nine grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. at the Calfee Funeral Home Chapel in Beckley with the Rev. Jim Mundy officiating. Burial will be in the Calfee Cemetery at Mount Tabor.

Friends may call today from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Calfee Funeral Home in Beckley.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Fink, Sean Gunther, Mike Toon, Kenny and Bill Manning, and Henry Pettry.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lonnie Lee Fink (1897 - 1958)
  Lakie Ethel Riffe Fink (1899 - 1979)
 
 Spouses:
  Okey Dudley Gunther (1905 - 1957)
  James Preston McVey (1917 - 1978)
 
 Sibling:
  Helen Irene Fink Gunther (1918 - 1989)
  Garner Wilson Fink (1920 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calfee Cemetery
Mount Tabor (Raleigh County)
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Chris McVey
Originally Created by: historianne
Record added: Nov 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100031395
Helen Irene <i>Fink</i> Gunther
Added by: historianne
 
Helen Irene <i>Fink</i> Gunther
Added by: historianne
 
 
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