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Venevin Dutton "Mac" McCann

May 29, 1928 - August 31, 2019

Venevin Dutton McCann, “Mac”, 91, of Wheeling, WV, formerly of Toronto, OH, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019.

Mac was born May 29, 1928, a son of the late Thomas Henry and Rosa Parina (Stillson) McCann. He was retired from the Department of the Army; a devout Catholic and member of St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Wheeling; and a U.S. Army WWII veteran. He was also a member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Wheeling; and an avid Notre Dame & Pittsburgh Steelers football fan. Above all else, Mac loved his family & cherished spending time with them.

In addition to his parents, Mac was preceded in death by two sisters, Matilda “Tillie” Braun and Cecelia Frances Dunlap; and two brothers, Thomas James and Eugene Oliver McCann. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Mary Ellen (Tague) McCann; two children, Faith (Greg) Hicks of Wheeling, and Kevin (Lee) McCann of O’Fallon, MO; seven grandchildren, Sarah (Chris) Hortert of Wheeling, Joshua (Jessica) Benson of Columbus, OH, Rhonda (Andy) Rawlings of St. Charles, MO, David (Cara) McCann of O’Fallon, MO, Christy (Gildardo) Galvan of Hazelwood, MO, Joel (Jennifer) McCann of Milwaukee, WI, and Misti Balven of St. Peters, MO.; and thirteen great-grandchildren, Eleanor, Maya, Lilliah, Anthony “Rhoe”, Taylor, Brianna, Madison, Malorie, Everly, Caleb, Dylan, Viviana and Nathaniel.

Friends will be received Friday, September 6, 2019, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Wheeling, from 10:15 am until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am, with Monsignor Paul Hudock as celebrant. Private interment will be held in Toronto Union Cemetery, Toronto, OH, at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Arrangements by Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, September 6, 2019

Time: 10:15 am - 11:00 am

Location:

St. Vincent dePaul Church

2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Friday, September 6, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Location:

St. Vincent dePaul Church

2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003


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