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Eleanor J. "Ellie" Muraca

May 27, 1933 - March 31, 2020

Eleanor Jeannine Muraca, 86, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at Wheeling Hospital.

She was born in West Liberty, WV, on May 27, 1933, the daughter of the late John and Edith (Hull) May. She was a member of the Cathedral of St. Joseph.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Frank Bruno Muraca (2016); her daughter, Theresa L. Hammel (2014) and one son, Michael P. Muraca (1988).

Eleanor is survived by one son, Frank (Ruth) Muraca; one son-in-law, Steve Hammel; sister-in-law, Mary (Muraca) Lambert; four grandchildren, including Warren Hammel; several great-grandchildren and best friend, Terry Leigh.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital by clicking here.

Condolences may be left at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

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