James Edward Brookover, 90, of Wheeling, WV, died Monday, July 24, 2017 at the Forest Hill Care Center.
He was born August 5, 1926 in Wheeling, a son of the late Carl and Eleanor Halpin Brookover.
Jim worked for Swisher International, was a member of the Island Lions Club and attended St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.
In addition to his parents,Jim was preceded in death by his wife; Hilda Renshaw Brookover in 2008, a brother Carl “Bud” Brookover, and 2 sisters; Mary Katherine Kinniburgh and Nancy L. Amos.
Jim is survived by a brother, Tom Brookover and his wife, Carolyn of Wheeling, a sister; Shirley Funk and her husband, Charles of Sherrard, several nieces including his caretaker, Leslie Dupke and nephews and cousins.
Friends will be received on Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 4:00pm until 8:00pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove where a vigil service will be conducted at 7:30pm.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, July 28, 2017 at 10:00am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Gary Naegele as celebrant.
Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Easter Seals Rehabilitation Center, 1305 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003 or by going online at www.TMCFunding.com
Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com
Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Friday, July 28, 2017
Time: 10:00 am
St. Vincent dePaul Church
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