Jacqueline Sue “Jackie” Boury, 93, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Friday, October 2, 2020.
She was born September 13, 1927, a daughter of the late Franklin E. and Edna B. (Long) Gates Sr. Jackie was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling Symphony Auxiliary, Wheeling Hospital Auxiliary, and the Charter Guild of Wheeling. She was an avid tennis player and dog lover.
Her children will always remember her love, her patience, and her offbeat sense of humor.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 66 years, Ellis Michael Boury (2013); four siblings, Nancy Barr, Mary Keller, Robert Gates, and Charles Gates; one grandson, Ellis M. Boury III; and two nieces, Lee Landon and Pat MacFarland.
Jackie is survived by her nine children, Janis, Jeanne, George, Jo Ellen Marini, Ellis Jr., Jacqueline, Deidre, Brian and Kevin; five grandchildren, Hayley, Colin, Ian, Evan, and Luuk; one great-grandchild, Sable; four nieces, Deborah Barton, Donna Sylvester, DeeAnn Del Gozzi, and Pat Eaton; one great-niece, Amy Landon; two great-nephews, Sam Landon and Carlos Arguello; and God-daughter, Melissa Spadafore.
The Boury family thanks all of Jackie’s caregivers throughout the years.
Family and friends will be received, Sunday, October 4, 2020, from 1-4 pm, at Altmeyer Funeral Homes Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., with a vigil service at 3:30pm. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Michael Catholic Church, Monday, October 5 at 11 am. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Wheeling Heritage, 1400 Main Street, Wheeling, WV 26003 or by clicking here, or to Webark Estates (a no kill animal shelter), PO Box 918, Moundsville, WV 26041 or by clicking here.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.
Date: Sunday, October 4, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Vigil Service: 3:30pm
Date: Monday, October 5, 2020
Time: 11:00 am
St. Michael Catholic Church