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Kathleen “June” Pritt

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Kathleen “June” Pritt

Age 88, of Ireland, WV passed away at 6:40 PM on Thursday, September 07, 2017 in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon.

She was born in Walkersville, WV on March 23, 1929 a daughter of the late Stanley Barlow Bacorn and Rhoda Elizabeth Bennett Bacorn.

On May 11, 1946 she married William Aaron “Will” Pritt and they celebrated 70 years of marriage before his passing on October 17, 2016.

Her adventurous spirit and giving nature will be carried on by her two daughters: Kathy McCann and husband, Michael, of Olympia, WA, and Erin Rizzo and husband, Victor, of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA; six grandchildren: William Jeffrey McCann and wife, Melissa, Patrick McCann and wife, Andrea, Daniel McCann, Jamison Rizzo, William Rizzo, and Sean Rizzo; four great grandchildren: William, Sienna, Damian, and Paxton McCann; and her beloved cats: Shane and Pretty Girl.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one sister, Josephine Bacorn.

June was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. She enjoyed reading, traveling, (with especially fond memories of her trip to Ireland, and her river cruise on the Rhine with her husband), and spending time with her family and friends.

June’s request for cremation has been honored.

Family and friends will gather at the Ireland United Methodist Church at 11:00 AM on Sunday, September 17, 2017 for a Celebration of Life Service with Pastor Dwayne Brown officiating.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Ireland United Methodist Church 31 Community Dr. Ireland, WV 26376.

The Pat Boyle Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 144 Hackers Creek Road in Jane Lew is honored and privileged to serve the family of Kathleen June Pritt.

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