Shema Butto

BUTTO, Shema Marie, 37, of New Cumberland, passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2013, at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville following a brief illness.

She was born July 6, 1975, in West Virginia and she was a daughter of Greg and Jackie Helmick of New Cumberland.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Gerald and Pauline Clutter.

Shema had attended Oak Glen High School and worshiped at Kolmont Community Church in Mingo Junction. She was recently employed at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack and Resort in their housekeeping department.

She is survived by her husband, Shawn Butto whom she married on May 30, 2009, of New Cumberland, WV.

Additional survivors include her daughters, Stacey Boyles of Newell and Jocelyn Butto of New Cumberland; brothers, Todd Blair of Wheeling and Jamie Helmick of Barnesville, OH; sisters, Amy Roe of Mingo Junction, OH; and Verda West of Charleston, WV; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Rev. Milo Baker of the Feed Spring Church will celebrate Shema’s life on Monday, February 11 at 4 p.m. at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester.

Family and friends will gather at the funeral home on Monday from 2-4 p.m.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to her family.

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