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Robert Reed Gwennap

August 15, 1942 - April 15, 2019

Gwennap, Robert Reed, 76, of Wheeling, died Monday April 15, 2019 in Meadows of Cadiz, Cadiz, Ohio.

He was born August 15, 1942 in Wheeling, the son of the late Abednego Gwennap and Hazel Van Dyne Gwennap.

Bob was retired from UPS and from the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees ; past president of IATSE Local 64; Masonic Lodge; Warwood Vets; Cave Club and a US Marine veteran.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by an infant son Robert Abednego Gwennap;  two brothers William and Timothy Gwennap; two sisters Barbara Gwennap and Marjorie Loy; father-in-law Raymond Cooper; mother-in-law Helen Sengewalt Cooper; brother-in-law Mick Cooper; and sister- in-law Carolyn Cooper Costain.

Surviving are his wife Sharon Cooper Gwennap; two daughters Beth Gwennap of Pittsburgh and Kim Yocke Jr (Robert) of Wheeling; a sister Dorothy Krenzel of Wheeling; two grandchildren Nicole Yocke and Bobby Yocke III; and a great grandchild Kolton Hixenbaugh; brother-in-law Vincent Costain of Wheeling; many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Wednesday April 17, 2019 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Thursday April 18, 2019 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church at 10:00 am with Fr. Paul M. C.S.T. as celebrant. Entombment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel

1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel

1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

Location:

Corpus Christi Catholic Church

1516 Warwood Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019

Location:

Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum

Bellaire, OH 43906


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