Wanda Lee Beatty

WANDA LEE BEATTY, 75, of Follansbee, WV died suddenly on Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at home with her children at her side. Born on August 9, 1947, in Weirton, WV a daughter of the late Steven and Betty (Stewart) Klepack. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 56 years, Richard Eugene Beatty on January 3, 2023, and a brother David Klepack. Wanda worked for many years at Fisher’s Big Wheel, Follansbee Pharmacy, and Weisberger’s Clothing all in Follansbee, WV. She was also a devoted homemaker and member of the Hooverson Heights Church of Christ. Wanda is survived by two sons: Richard E. (Kathy) Beatty, Jr. and Brian (Autumn) Beatty both of Follansbee, WV; four grandchildren: Amber (Jason) Sizemore, Matt Beatty, Kayla (Dustin) Schoonmaker, and Blaine Beatty; five great grandchildren: Emma, Antonio, Lincoln, Easton, and Emmalyn; two brothers: Robert (Barbara) Johnston of Calcutta, OH and Edgel Covey of Follansbee, WV; four brothers-in-law: Charles Beatty of Colliers, WV, Harry Beatty of Follansbee, WV, Robert Beatty of FL, and Harold (Patty) Beatty of Colliers, WV; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Visitation for Wanda was held on Friday, February 10, 2023 and again on Saturday, February 11, 2023 until the time of funeral services, at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, Follansbee, with Pastor Diane Loughrie, officiating. Interment followed in Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Fund at or 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852, an organization she and her husband truly appreciated since her husband was a kidney transplant recipient.