The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 22, 2013

Obituaries — Friday, March 22, 2013

Bobby Dale Anderson

HINTON — Bobby Dale Anderson, 60, of 495 Stokes Drive, Hinton, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at his home.

Arrangements are pending completion at Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.


Gary Delano Dement

Gary Delano Dement, 67, of Daniels, passed away Monday, March 18, 2013, at his residence.

Born December 22, 1945 in Sevierville, Tenn., he was the son of the late John Ellis and Olga Foxworth Dement.

Gary was a disabled veteran.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Troy Delano Dement and a brother, John Ellis Dement, Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Theresa Simms Dement; son, John Gary Dement and wife Erica of Staffordsville, VA; daughters, Tammy Vance and husband John of Jacksonville, NC, Rachael Harmon of Beckley, Alicia Adkins and husband Jason of Ghent; sister, Aleta Woods of Texas; 11 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013, in the Calfee Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Bob Meadows officiating. Burial will follow in the Calfee Cemetery at Mt. Tabor.

Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to service on Sunday.

Pallbearers will be John Dement, Jason Adkins, Gary Vance, Ray Jones and Mark Oxley.

On line condolences may be left at

Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home, Beckley.


Virginia Belle DiCiuccio

Virginia Belle DiCiuccio, age 92, of Beckley, passed away on Tuesday March 19, 2013.

Born on April 26, 1920 in Hinton, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Belle Lilly and Homer Lilly, and was reared by the late Adney and Lottie Meadows of Hinton.

Mrs. DiCiuccio was the former owner and operator with her husband of Andy’s Market and Greenhouse  in Sprague. She had also worked at Legal Aide, at the Mine Academy, the Prosecuting Attorney’s office, and Beckley Junior High School in an administrative role at the school.   

She was very active in several clubs in Beckley, including the Beckley Woman’s Club, the Beckley Garden Club, the Beckley Historical Society, the Democratic Women’s Club, and had served on the Board of Directors of the Lilly Reunion Association.

Mrs. DiCiuccio was a member of the Saint Francis deSales Catholic Church, where she was active in various groups at the church.

Mrs. DiCiuccio was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew DiCiuccio, and by a daughter, Patricia Ann Aliff.

Survivors include include two daughters, Jeanette Phillips of Columbus, Ohio and Mary Kathryn Endicott of Columbus, Ohio. Nine grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild are also surviving.

A Funeral Liturgy will be held at the Saint Francis deSales Catholic Church in Beckley on Saturday, March 23, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Monsignor Samuel Sacus as the Celebrant. A Rite of Committal will follow at Sunset Memorial Park Mausoleum in Beckley.

Friends may call at the Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home in Beckley on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m., where a rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. with Rev. Mr. Don Wise.

Family members will serve as pallbearers.

Online condolences may be sent to our guestbook at

Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley.   

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