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Thomas William Brookover

March 26, 1939 - June 15, 2020

Thomas William Brookover, 81, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Monday, June 15, 2020, in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.
     Tom was born March 26, 1939, in Wheeling, a son of the late Jarrett Carl and Eleanor (Halpin) Brookover.  He was a 1957 graduate of Wheeling High School; attended West Liberty State College; and was a U.S. Army veteran.  He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Wheeling; and a former employee of Whirlpool Corp., Mine Cable Services; and Wesbanco, where he retired.
     In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by his five siblings, Carl Brookover, Katherine Kinnibergh, James Brookover, Nancy Amos and Shirley Funk.  He is survived by the love of his life, his wife of 58 years, Carolyn (Witt) Brookover; four children, Brian (Maureen) Brookover, Thomas (Elisabeth) Brookover, and T.J. (Myrna) Brookover, all of Chicago, IL, and Tina Brookover of Grand Rapids, MI; seven grandchildren, Madison Annis, Celine, Hannah and Isabelle Brookover, Chance Annis, and John and A.J. Brookover; and several nieces and nephews.
     Friends will be received from 1-4 and 6-8 pm, Thursday, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel. 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, where a vigil service will be held at 7:45 pm.  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 am, Friday, June 19, 2020, at St. Vincent de Paul Church, with Rev. Msgr. Paul Hudock as celebrant.  Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling, with full military honors.
    Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Parish, 2244 Marshall Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003, or online by clicking here at www.TMCfunding.com
    

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, June 18, 2020

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Thursday, June 18, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Friday, June 19, 2020

Time: 11:00 am

Location:

St. Vincent dePaul Church

2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, June 19, 2020

Location:

Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


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