BAUM, Theresa J., 83, of Center St., Moundsville, died Friday, February 1, 2013 in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.
She was born December 21, 1929 in Glen Dale, the daughter of the late Patrick Hughes and Cecilia McCarthy Hughes Cross.
She was retired from the Green Tab; a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, the Perogi Ladies; loved football; and was an avid Notre Dame fan.
She had a heart of gold and was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 57 years, Paul Leo Baum; a twin brother, Bill Hughes; a brother, Pat Hughes; two sisters, Sarah Nelson and Mary Yocum.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas (Lynne) Baum of West Mifflin, PA, Patrick (Colleen) Baum of Columbus, OH; a daughter, Paula (Jerry) Conners of Moundsville; five grandchildren, Colleen Baum of Elizabeth Township, PA, Karen Baum of West Mifflin, Chris Conners of Huntington, WV, Carrie Conners (Fred Hooper) of Brooklyn, NY, Paul Baum of Columbus; a brother, Robert (Sandra) Hughes of Elm Grove; a brother-in-law, and sister-in-law, Carl and Mary Lee Baum of Moundsville; a special friend, Anna Mae Holliday; several nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home and Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville.
Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 610 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville, WV.
Interment in Valley Brook Memorial Gardens, Moundsville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Renovation Fund.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.