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Albert Edward Vapner

September 25, 1926 - July 21, 2018

Albert Edward Vapner, 91, of Benwood, WV, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Lisa’s Place, Wheeling WV.

He was born September 25, 1926 in Benwood, son of the late Peter and Magdaline (Moltar) Vapner.

Albert was a retired employee of Wheeling- Pittsburgh Steel, former member of the Holy Name Society and the Croatian Club and a member of St. John Catholic Church, Benwood.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his two sisters, Olga Vapner and Barbara Vapner and his brother and his wife, Thomas J. and Betty Vapner.

Surviving are two nephews, Thomas (Lana) Vapner of Wheeling and Michael (Cheryl) Vapner of Bethlehem and five great nieces and nephews, Michelle, Nathan, and Jessica Vapner all of Wheeling and Mica Partridge and Valerie McCombs.

Friends will be received Monday July 23, 2018 from 10 am until 10;45 am at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood/McMechen Chapel 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, WV. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday July 23, 2018 at 11am at St. John Catholic Church, Benwood with Rev. Arul Anthony serving as Celebrant.

Entombment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling, WV.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomescom

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, July 23, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel

214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040

Service Information

Date: Monday, July 23, 2018

Time: 11:00 am


St. John Catholic Church, Benwood

622 Main Street
Benwood , WV 26031

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, July 23, 2018


Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum

Bellaire, OH 43906

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