Laura Berthena Weese, 86, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, in Holbrook's Nursing Home in Buckhannon.
She was born Sept. 15, 1925, in Barbour County, a daughter of the late Francis Marion and Mary Ellen Moore Trimble.
On Oct. 20, 1945, she married Ralph Weese who preceded her in death on June 30, 2004.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Ralph William Weese.
She is survived by two daughters, Patricia Ellen Plymale and husband, Gene, and Susan Currence and husband, Michael G., all of Buckhannon; two sons, Donald Francis Weese and wife, Denise, and David Blaine Weese and wife, Deborah, all of Buckhannon; and 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and four stepgrandchildren.
Mrs. Weese was one of the first members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Buckhannon and a registered nurse at Leonard Memorial Hospital. She was very passionate about nursing and helped deliver many children in Buckhannon.
Friends will be received Friday, Aug. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Buckhannon. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at the church with Bishop Steven Linger officiating. Burial will follow in Buckhannon Memorial Park Cemetery at Buckhannon.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.