Obituaries

BLANCHE ISAACS ROMINGER -

Blanche Isaacs Rominger, age 95, of Wilburn Rominger Road, passed away Friday morning, August 2, 2013, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone.

Mrs. Rominger was born July 5, 1918 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Noah Alvin Isaacs and Callie Stout Isaacs. She was a homemaker and a member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church.

Mrs. Rominger is survived by five sons, Lewis Rominger and wife Paula of Freeport, Ohio, Ed Rominger and wife Annie of Salem, West Virginia, Dean Rominger of Wiggins, Mississippi, Bob Rominger of Mountain City, Tennessee, and Joe Rominger and wife Beverly of Newcomerstown, Ohio, and four daughters, Madge Laws of Neva, Tennessee, Ruth Rominger, Irene Woodard and husband Oscar, and Esther Harmon and husband Greer, all of Vilas. She is also survived by twenty-eight grandchildren, fifty-one great-grandchildren, twenty-one great great-grandchildren, three great great great-grandchildren, and several of her seventy-eight nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wilburn Rominger; one grandson; one granddaughter; one great-grandson; nine sisters and six brothers.

Funeral services for Blanche Isaacs Rominger were conducted Sunday afternoon, August 4, 2013, at 3:00 o'clock, at Forest Grove Baptist Church. The body lay in state at the church from 2:00 until 3:00 o'lock. Officiating was Preacher Thomas Brown and Reverend J.C. Greene. Burial followed in the Lower Beaver Dam Cemetery.

The family received friends Sunday afternoon from 2:00 until 3:00 o'clock at the church prior to the service. At other times, friends may call at the residence, 226 Wilburn Rominger Road, the Beaver Dam Community, Vilas.

Flowers are appreciated, or memorial contributions may be made to Medi Home Hospice, PO Box 1357, Newland, North Carolina, 28657, or to Beaver Dam Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, in care of David Scott, 3476 Mountain Dale Road, Vilas, North Carolina, 28692.

Online condolences may be sent to the Rominger family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.