C. Jack Savage thumbnail

Charles Jack ""Jack"" Savage

December 21, 1931 - June 21, 2016

C. “Jack” Savage, 84, of Wheeling, WV died Tuesday, June 21, 2016 in Wheeling Hospital. He was born Dec. 21, 1931 in Wheeling, the son of the late Charles and Lena (Hadorn) Savage. He was a 1949 graduate of Wheeling Central Catholic High School.  Mr. Savage was President of Savage Const. Co. and a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Wheeling where he served on the finance committee of St. Vincent de Paul Parish. He was past President and current Board of Director of the Elm Grove Lions Club, a Trustee of J.B. Chambers Foundation, Past President and 50 year member of the Board of Directors of the Ohio Valley Employers Construction Council; a member of the City of Wheeling, Building Codes Board of Appeals and a former member of the Board of Directors, WesBanco.  His construction business was his passion.  He still went into the office everyday up until his health permitted.  But more than his work he enjoyed getting together with his family for Sunday dinners.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Theresa Savage and sister, Norma Jean Nager.  Surviving are a son, Charles J. Savage and wife Cathy of Wheeling; four daughter’s, Marla Breitinger,  Charlene Gillot and husband David, Jonette Bauer and husband Greg all of Wheeling and Terri Tesoriero and husband Michael of Palm City, FL; 10 grandchildren, Jeff  Breitinger and wife Jennifer of Loxahatchee, Fl, Michael  Breitinger and wife Amanda of Bethany, WV, Dr. Jeremy Breitinger and wife Leslie of Frederick, MD, Jason  Moore and wife Jennifer of Stuart, FL, Dr. Ryan Wakim and wife Liza of Morgantown, WV, Jenna  Randall and husband Maxwell of Huntington, WV, Casey Maloney and husband Adam of Weymouth, MA and Chas Savage of Wheeling; Lauren Barrett and husband James of Raleigh, NC, and Kyle Bauer of Wheeling; 6 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends received 2:00-4:00pm and 5:00-8:00 pm Friday, June 24, 2016 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., Wheeling, WV.  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am Saturday, June 25, 2016 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Msgr. Paul Hudock as celebrant.  Interment in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Parish at www.TMCFunding.com.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, June 24, 2016

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Friday, June 24, 2016

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Saturday, June 25, 2016

Time: 10:00 am


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, June 25, 2016

Location:

Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


Life Event Timeline

Help tell the story of "Jack" by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...

Post an Event

Leave a Condolence

View All Condolences Post a Condolence
13

What our families say...

“The staff and facilities at the Altmeyer Funeral Home are second to none.  This was by far the most superior service that I ever experienced at a funeral home. Thank you for all that you did for our family.”

×

A Session ID is required to purchase jewelry with your loved one's fingerprint, click here to continue. If you do not have an ID, click here to contact us to get your Session ID.