Dr. Berthold H. Goerlich, 89, a resident of Route 1, Chenoweth Creek Road, Elkins, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at his home.
A celebration of life will be conducted today at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 302 First St. in Elkins. A light lunch and time for visiting will follow. At Dr. Goerlich's request, cremation services were provided and burial will be conducted at a later date.
The family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 302 First St., Elkins, WV 26241 or Hospice Care Corp., P.O. Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520, in memory of Dr. Goerlich. Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Dr. Berthold H. Goerlich. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.