Alma Paige Foley

August 1, 1928January 19, 2013

Alma Paige Foley, 84 of Inwood, WV, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 19, 2013. Born on August 1, 1928 in Summit Point, WV; she was the daughter of the late Stormer and Virginia Howell. Alma graduated from Charles Town High School in 1947 and Kings Daughter Nursing School in 1950. She was an Operating Room nurse at Kings Daughters Hospital and then later went to City Hospital and continued to work in the Operating Room.

After the death of her husband William W. Foley who served in WW II and the Korean War, in 1975 she transferred to the VA Center and worked the floors as a Registered Nurse. She retired in 1990 after 13 years.

She loved playing bingo with her friends at the Senior Center. Alma had accepted Jesus as her personal savior at the age of 74. She was always a loving mother and grandmother and loved the Lord.

She is survived by a brother Frank and wife Shirley of Kabletown WV with four children and six grand children and one great grandchild. A sister, Virginia Willingham in Williamsport MD with two children, four grand children, and two great grand children. Two sons, Michael and wife Laura Foley with two grand children David and Andrea Foley from Tucson Arizona. Scott and wife Annette Foley with two grand daughters Dakota and Hannah Foley of Martinsburg. Special thanks to John and Barb for picking mom up to go to bingo every Friday; also Finney Dorsey of Inwood for being a long time loving friend our mom.

Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 11:00am at Pleasant View Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Martinsburg Senior Center, 217 North High Street, Martinsburg, WV 25404. Memo: In memory of Alma Foley.


  • Graveside Service Wednesday, January 23, 2013

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Sharon Miller Riggs

February 3, 2013

Scott I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. God has chosen another Angel. May God be with you and your family.

Allen Bowen

January 23, 2013

Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your mother and know that our thoughts and prayers go out to your family!

Kim & Taylor Shepherd

January 23, 2013

We are so sorry for your loss. You were a wonderful son. You did everything a child should do for his parent. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Joel Shank

January 23, 2013

We are sorry for your loss and here if you need us. Thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

Sissy Manor

January 23, 2013

Alma was one of by bingo buddies. We had many a laugh over the years. She was a good friend and I will miss her very much. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this time. So sad.

Charles Dye

January 23, 2013

Our hearts fill with love and compassion for you and your family during this difficult time. May the sadness be lessened by all of the fond memories shared with your mom. At this time, please know that there are many people that open their hearts to you and your family.

Jim Young

January 22, 2013

Scott and mike please know you all are in my thoughts and prayers.your mom was a cool lady.i remember the summer trips to the river and issac Walton.the big blue travel all.having supper at your house. Alma hollering at us for letting off too many firecrackers. And ol blackie. Great memories. She will be missed

John & Sherry Neel

January 22, 2013

Scott, we were sorry to hear of your mom's passing and want you and the family to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.


January 22, 2013

was a very nice lady and she love her bingo, i will miss giving her a hug and seeing her winning bingo and tip jars.
God Bless
PJ Yurish ( South Berkeley Volunteer Friday Night Bingo )

Bill and Pat Douglas

January 22, 2013

Pat and I grieve for your loss. You have been a good son,father and husband that is directly related to your Mother's direction. Mourn her passing but celebrate her very productive life.