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John William Vessels, Sr.

April 13, 1946 - January 19, 2017

John William Vessels Sr., 70, of Warwood, WV passed away Thursday, January 19, 2017 at his home.
Born in Wheeling on April 13, 1946, John was the son of the late Robert and Dorothy (Bogard) Vessels.
He was a retired driver for Laurel Foods and an US Army Veteran.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his sister, Clara Ross and two brothers, Charles & Jerry Vessels.
Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Sharon “Jill” (Humphrey) Vessels of Warwood; son, John Vessels, Jr of Wheeling; three sisters, Margaret Robinson of Wheeling, Shirley Edge of Warwood and Judith (Stephen) McAnarney of Paden City, WV; granddaughter, Sonja Harris-Keller and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Monday, January 23, 2017 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, WV and again on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 10am until the time of service at 11am at St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church, Wheeling, with Pastor R. Paul Schafer officiating.
Interment will follow Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.
On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com <http://www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com>

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, January 23, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Monday, January 23, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Location:

St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church

141 Kruger St.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Time: 11:00 am

Location:

St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church

141 Kruger St.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Time: 11:30 am

Location:

Greenwood Cemetery

1526 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


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