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Marguerite B. Michael, 94

January 21, 2009

OCT. 27, 1914-JAN.17, 2009

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Marguerite Barney Michael, 94, of Berkeley Springs, died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009, at Berkeley Springs Rehab and Nursing.

Born Oct. 27, 1914, in Morgan County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Joshua and Emma Henry Barney.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Millard Fillmore Michael, in 1992.

She attended Morgan County schools.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of God's Church, Berkeley Springs.

She is survived by one brother, Joshua Barney of Berkeley Springs; one niece whom she raised, Jean VanGosen Oyerly of Berkeley Springs; three granddaughters; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by one son, William Michael; four sisters, Mary Stotler, Martha VanGosen, Pearl Barney and Eleanor Barney; four brothers, Roscoe Barney, Woodrow Barney, Estee Barney and Stanley Barney; and one granddaughter.

Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home, Berkeley Springs.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to God's Church, P.O. Box 118, Berkeley Springs WV 25411.

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