Carolin June Megimose

September 19, 1935January 9, 2019

Carolin June Megimose, 83 years of age, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, WV. Born on September 19, 1935 in Mt. Hope, WV, she was the daughter of the late Carlos Collier and Gladys Mae Sexton Collier.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of over 32 years, Mike Megimose, Jr.; sisters, Loretta “Jane” Durgan and Linda Meadows; and brother, Rick Collier. She is survived by her daughters, Elaine Colaiseno and her husband, James of Oak Hill, and Lois Megimose of Oak Hill; sons, Michael Megimose and his wife, Alice of Climax, NC, and John Megimose and his wife, Billie of Buckhannon, WV; grandchildren, J.C., Amanda, Eric, John Mark, Rebekah, Jennifer, Jamie and Courtney; 12 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and sisters, Tootie Humphrey, June Wood, Sue Rose, and Coral Wood.

Carolin was a member of Calloway Heights Baptist Church. She loved to sew, crochet and work on word search puzzles. She was an individual who loved to talk, having never met a stranger. She loved and cherished spending time with her grandchildren and was especially proud of all her children. Carolin was honored and proud to be a 1953 graduate of Mt. Hope High School.

The family will receive friends from 11:00-1:00 pm, Friday, January 11, 2019 at Blue Ridge Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 pm in the Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Home with Pastor Eddie McNeely officiating. A service of entombment will follow in the Serenity Mausoleum of Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

Online condolences may be sent to Blue Ridge Funeral Home & Crematorium has the honor of serving the family.


  • Visitation Friday, January 11, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 11, 2019

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