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Josephine B. Walton

May 6, 1922 - July 13, 2017
Josephine B. (Panepinto) Walton, 95, formerly of  Wheeling, W.Va., passed away peacefully Thursday, July 13, 2017, in Villa St. Joseph, Baden, Pa., surrounded by family and friends.
Josephine was born May 6, 1922 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Luigi and Caterina (Bellanca) Panepinto.  She was a retired cook for Figaretti’s Restaurant, and a member St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Wheeling.
In addition to her parents, Josephine was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph M. Walton, in 1999; three sisters, Ann Katona, Carmella “Babe” Dallison and Frances Holderman; and a brother, Tony Panepinto.
Josephine is survived by her three sons, E. James (Sally) Walton of Martins Ferry, Ohio, Louis J. (Deanna) Walton of Greensburg, Pa. and Joseph M. Walton, Jr. of Wheeling; a brother, Dr. Joseph Panepinto (Dr. Ruth) of Morgantown, W.Va.; a brother-in-law, Joseph Dallison, Sr.; seven grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, along with many, many beloved nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 10-11:30 am, Saturday, July 15, 2017, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling.  Mass of Christian Burial will then be celebrated at Noon, on Saturday, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, with Rev. Msgr. Paul Hudock as celebrant.  Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Villa St. Joseph, c/o Mr. David H. Dix, Director of Development, 1030 State Street, Baden, PA 15005, or online at (Click Here).  Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, July 15, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Service Information

Date: Saturday, July 15, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm


St. Vincent dePaul Church

2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, July 15, 2017


Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

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