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Joan Bliss

March 31, 1937 - October 27, 2021

Joan Bliss, 84, of Wheeling, passed away on October 27, 2021 at the Wheeling Hospital of Wheeling, WV.

She was born on March 31, 1937 to Michel and Anna (Menko) Bliss in Wheeling, WV. Joan worked as a Secretary for American Electric Power and was a faithful member of St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church in Wheeling, WV.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Nora Bliss, Mary Bliss, infant Sister, Anna Bliss, and her brother, John “Tex” Bliss.

Joan is survived by her cousins: Chuck (Mary Ellen) Bliss, Chuckie and Nathan of Wheeling, WV, Michaelene Pandelos of Wheeling, WV, Marianna (Alex) Flys of Detroit, MI, Annette (Joe) Guggino of NC, Angie Guggino of GA, Michael (Rebecca) Guggino and Luca Guggino of NC, Jean Rose of Wheeling, WV, Kelly (Kurt) Niles and Tim Niles of IN, Mick (Cindy) Bryan of FL, Claudia Morgan of OR, Chuck Dietrich of Wheeling, WV, and Steph LaFlam of Wheeling, WV.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2021 at Altmeyer Funeral Homes Elm Grove Chapel from 9:30 am until time of mass of Christian Burial at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church at 11:00 with Monsignor Paul Hudock as celebrant.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent De Paul School Fund at (click here)

Altmeyer Funeral Home – Wheeling Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Bliss family

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Time: 11:00 am


St. Vincent dePaul Church

2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, November 3, 2021


Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

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