Loretta Jean (Ennis) Midkiff

December 31, 1932 ~ September 6, 2019 (age 86)


On September 6, 2019 Loretta J. Midkiff went home to be with her Lord. Loretta was born December 31st, 1932, in St. Albans, WV. She was the oldest daughter of the late Arlie and Virginia Ennis.

Loretta loved the Lord and is now singing with the choir in "Hallelujah Square."

She leaves behind her daughter, Kathy Biedenback and her husband Don, son-in-law Clark Testerman, daughter-in-law Christina L. Goff, daughter-in-law Laura Merrick, stepchildren, Susan Hess and Michael Midkiff. She will be remembered with love by her grandchildren, Jennifer, Morgan, Jessica, Nicole, Christopher, Jake and Zach, and her eight great-grandchildren. Survived by her loving sisters, Ramona Caldwell, Judy(Alan) Waldrop and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by spouses, Conrad Midkiff 2017 and the late, Rev. Don L. Goff and their children, son Michael Goff, daughter Joyce Testerman, son Morgan Goff, and grandsons Robert and Aaron Goff.

A funeral service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Friday at 10 am. Visiting hours will be held Thursday from 6 - 9 pm.

Interment at Holly Hill Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family request prayerful offerings to be made to her childhood church at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 7398 Smith Creek Rd, Saint Albans, West Virginia 25177

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September 12, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Connelly Funeral Home of Essex
300 Mace Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21221

Farewell Ceremony
September 13, 2019

10:00 AM
Connelly Funeral Home of Essex
300 Mace Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21221


Holly Hill Memorial Gardens
10201 Bird River Rd.
Middle River, MD 21220

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