gretchen kokenos
Gretchen Ann "Ann" Kokenos, 57, of Weirton died Saturday December 31, 2011, at the Lifeline Hospital, Wintersville, OH. Born May 25, 1954 in Weirton, WV, Ann was a daughter of the late Charles Herman and Margaret M. Pethtel Hall. She was also preceded in death by her sister Sandy. Ann was a homemaker who enjoyed trading on E Bay, and refinishing antiques. She loved her tools and toys, and found pleasure working in her yard. She was a member of the AARP. She is survived by her husband, Michael S. Kokenos, whom she married on July 25, 2005; her three daughters, Renee Daniels of Burleson, TX, Christina (Rex) Thomas of Gauley Bridge, WV, and Elizabeth Coffey of Huntington, WV; a brother, Chuck; four sisters, Linda, Crystal, Vala, and Cindy; four grandchildren, Shey Daniels, Ashli Loy, Isiah and Danyca Thomas. Visitation will be Tuesday 5-9 PM at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home, where funeral services will be conducted at 7 PM during the visitation. Rev. Larry Barkley and Margie Zellars will preside. Interment will be private at the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Weirton. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation 1501 N.W. 9th Avenue/ Bob Hope Road Miami, FL 33136-1494 1 800 4PD- INFO. Share tributes at

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  1. Ann was a very dear friend. She worked for me at the Beech Bottom Post Office. She will be sadly missed.

  2. Mike, You’re in my thoughts and prayers. I didn’t know Anne but I’m told I would have liked her. Since she loved you, I’m sure I would have liked her. Please take care of yourself. Love Deb

  3. Michael, I am sorry to hear of you loss but know Gretchen Ann left you with great memories that will be with you always.

  4. Michael, I was saddened to hear about Ann’s passing. I hope memories will provide you with peace during this difficult time.

  5. I was saddened to hear of your wife’s passing. My prayers and sympathies are with you. May God bless and strengthen you.

  6. To All of Annie’s family, Please accept my heartfelt sympathy. Thank you so much for the homor and privilege to be part of the memorial service. You are a very special, loving supportive family. What a blessing for Ann to have all of you surrounding her in her time of need. I was overwhelmed to see your dedication and love for her during her last days. That is such a special gift to have such a kind, caring and lovig family surround you! God grant all of you peace, comfort and strength to get through the difficult days ahead. May Annies loving smile give you peace. Know that her memory can never be taken from you. She will always live on in your heart and memories. Blessings! Margie Zellars

  7. Mike (Dad), Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family!!! You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers!!

  8. I met Mrs. Kokenos when she came to the WGC. I didn’t know her that long but she touched my heart. She will truly be missed. I’m so sorry I didn’t get to come to the funeral home to see her, and I’m so very sorry for your loss.

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