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Marilou Witt

October 16, 1946 - May 3, 2021

Marilou (Wells) Witt, age 74, of Wheeling, West Virginia, passed away on Monday, May 3, 2021.

She was born October 16, 1946, daughter of the late Encil and Elizabeth (Blatt) Wells. Marilou was born and raised in Wheeling and graduated from Wheeling Central Catholic High School in 1965. She was loved by so many, but above all, she cherished her grandchildren, who will always remember her as “Grammie” and her dog, Gracie.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sisters, Marilyn Strope, Judy Wilson and Karen Conway, and brother Donald Wells.

Marilou is survived by her high school sweetheart and husband of over 53 years, Ronald A. Witt, Sr.; son Ronald A. Witt, Jr.; daughter Natalie Witt (Stephen) Washine and three grandchildren, Emily Witt, Elizabeth Washine and Abigail Washine.

Family and friends will be received Friday, May 7, 2021, from 5-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. A memorial Mass will be held Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 10:00 am at the Cathedral of St. Joseph, 1300 Eoff Street, Wheeling.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 300 Wharton Circle, Triadelphia, WV 26059 or by clicking here.


Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, May 7, 2021

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel

1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Service Information

Date: Saturday, May 8, 2021

Time: 10:00 am


Cathedral of St. Joseph

1300 Eoff St.
Wheeling, WV 26003

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