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Robert Dale Riser

February 5, 1938 - May 3, 2019

Robert Dale Riser, 81, of Wheeling, passed away Friday evening, May 3, 2019 at his residence.
He was born February 5, 1938 in Martins Ferry, OH a son of the late Henry and Mary Crangle Riser.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother David.
Bob was retired from Jarvis, Downing and Emch, and was an avid golfer, well known in the Ohio Valley where he won many tournaments. He served as president of the Oglebay Park Men’s Golf Club in his younger years and was tournament director for the Wheeling Park Men’s Golf Club after his retirement. He was a member of the Elm Grove Eagles and St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church, and was an Air Force veteran.
Bob is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Nancy Hawkins Riser, his brother, Vernon and sisters, Patti, Barbara and Nancy. He was the father of five children; Robert (Lori) Riser of California, MD, Diane (Daniel) Sullivan of East Bridgewater, MA, Joyce (Alan) Sonnefeld of Montgomery, TX, Carol (Pat) McCormick of Wheeling, Gwen (Terry) Porter of Wheeling, 12 grandchildren; Rachel and Samuel Riser, James, Michael, Jacob and David Sullivan, Meagan, Abby, and Ben Sonnefeld, Neil and Colleen McCormick, Noah Porter and 2 step grandchildren; TJ and Stephanie Porter.
Friends will be received on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 from 2-4 and 6-8pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove where a vigil service will be conducted at 7:30pm.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 10:00am at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church with Msgr. Paul Hudock as celebrant.
Interment will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church or online at www.TMCFunding.com. (click here)

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Location:

St. Vincent dePaul Church

2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Location:

Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


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