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Donna Jean Zanke

October 8, 1943 - September 18, 2021

Donna Jean Zanke went home to her Lord and Savior on September 18, 2021.

Donna was born in Wheeling, WV on October 8, 1943 to Dominick and Angeline (Cianciola) Zanke. She was a member of the Cathedral of St. Joseph, an active member of the Woman’s Club of Wheeling and The Son’s of Italy. Donna enjoyed attending summer concerts, Red Hats outings and Thursday Music Club. During her life Donna was a home maker, salesperson at Stone and Thomas, worked at the Wheeling Downs and proprietor of Donna Z’s confectionary.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by one sister, Marlene Williamson.

Surviving are her three children Larry Harris (Lisa) of Allison Park, PA, Laura Lee Hickman (Jason) of Caldwell, OH and Don Paul Harris (Tammy) of Boca Raton, FL; one sister Frances Cioffi from Cape Coral, FL; four grandchildren and numerous extended family and friends.

Family and friends will be received Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, 1400 Eoff Street in Wheeling, WV from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, September 24 at 9:30 am at the Cathedral of St Joseph with Fr. Paul Taylor officiating. Interment will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Easter Seals of Wheeling, WV 1305 National RD, Wheeling WV or by clicking here.

Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel

1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel

1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Friday, September 24, 2021

Time: 9:30 am

Location:

Cathedral of St. Joseph

1300 Eoff St.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, September 24, 2021

Location:

Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


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