Elizabeth “Liz” Lefkay, age 92 of Wheeling, WV passed away November 1, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Hugh and Stella Roberts.
Liz was a homemaker and often showed off her great cooking skills. She also had many other joys in life such as bowling in several different leagues and being a card club member for over 40 years. Even so, her greatest joy was babysitting her grandchildren and great grandchild and pridefully watching them play at sporting events.
She was preceded in death by her husband Walter J. Lefkay; brothers Hugh “Junior” Roberts, Thomas “Pink” Roberts, James Roberts, Robert “Butch” Roberts and sister Marie Ross.
Liz is survived by her daughter Mary Ann (Mel) Stephens of Wheeling, WV; son Joseph (Andrea) Lefkay of Morgantown, WV; brother George “Slug” (Barbara) Roberts of Martins Ferry, OH; granddaughters Nicole (Jimmy) Maxwell of Wheeling, WV; Kathryn (Jonathon) Chmelik of Garards Fort, PA; grandson Chris (Kristin) Stephens of Winfield, WV; great-grandchildren J.C. Maxwell, Kalani and Christopher Stephens Jr., Genevieve and Nicholas Chmelik; several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received November 6th from 4-7 pm, with a Vigil service at 6:45 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St. Wheeling, WV. Mass will be held 10 am, November 7th at St. Alphonsus Church, Wheeling, WV. Interment to follow at Greenwood Cemetery.
The family would like to extend the utmost gratitude and appreciation to the staff of Good Shepherd Nursing Home for the kindness and care they provided. In lieu of flowers, please give memorial contributions to Good Shepherd Nursing Home, 159 Edgington Lane, Wheeling, WV 26003. Online condolences may be made at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.
Date: Friday, November 6, 2020
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020
Time: 10:00 am
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