Virginia Marie “Jenny” Keener Gower

Virginia Marie “Jenny” Keener Gower, 34, of Fairmont, received her angel wings Friday, January 12, 2018, at Mon General Hospital, with her loving family by her side.

She was born June 1, 1983, in Grafton, daughter of Donald Leroy Keener, Grafton, and the late Ramona Siann Mayle Keener.

She is survived by her husband, Christopher Chad Gower. They were united in marriage March 17, 2009.

Jenny graduated from Grafton High School Class of 2001. Her greatest joy in her life was watching her son Connor play sports. She loved being with family and friends. She liked shopping and doing crafts often.

She is survived by one son, Connor Gower; one step-son; Blake Gower, both at home; four brothers, Hartsel Keener and wife Kali, Bartsel Keener and wife Angel, her twin brother, John Keener and wife Karah, all of Grafton, and Joseph Keener and wife Mallory, Fairmont; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Tom and Mary Gower, Fairmont; sister-in-law; Missy Gower Bean, Morgantown; eleven nieces and nephews, Tyler, Bethany, Gracie, Dustin, Gage, Kaden, Kenna, Hudson, Ella, Adriana, and Alexa, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Friends may call at Bartlett Funeral Home, 202 McGraw Ave. Grafton, on Monday, January 15, 2018, from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at the First Baptist Church Grafton, 2034 Webster Pike, Grafton, WV, Tuesday, January 16, 2018, from 9:00 a.m., until time of funeral service at 11:00 a.m.,with Pastor Orville Wright officiating.

Interment will follow at the Arnold Cemetery.

Online condolences can be sent to the Gower family at


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