Larry William Ebbert, 80, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, May 8, 2020.
He was born March 22, 1940 , son of the late Charles & Mildred Ebbert of McMechen.
Larry was retired from Wheeling -Pittsburgh Steel, where he worked at the Beech Bottom Plant. Following his retirement there, he became a paramedic working for Tri-State Ambulance.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Germany in the 1960s.
Larry was committed to serving people in need and proudly volunteered weekly feeding the needy at Simpson Church in Moundsville and the Church of Hope in Wheeling.
A Roman Catholic by faith, he was an active member of St. James Church in McMechen, where he was an altar server, Eucharistic Minster and member of the Holy Name Society & Parish Council.
He was a devoted husband to Jean, his wife, for 54 years and she was his best friend and partner,
His daughters, Karen Kwiecinski (Chris Rodgers fiancee) of North Huntingdon, PA and Stacey ( Matt) Oberting of Columbus, OH were the loves of his life. He was a doting grandfather to their children, Taylore, Logan, & Aiden Kwiecinski, Ava and Dorthy Oberting and Kayleigh and Aiden Rodgers.
Larry is survived by his wife, Jean, daughters, Karen & Stacey, his five grandchildren, his sister, Sharon (Gill) Edgar of St. Clairsville, OH and several nieces and nephews.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.
In Lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Holy Name Society or the Rosary Altar Society of St. James Catholic Church, McMechen.
Arrangements handled by Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood/McMechen Chapel