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Yvonne Marie Cain

December 5, 1957 - December 27, 2019

Our beloved mother, Yvonne Marie Cain, 62, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Friday, December 27, 2019, in her home.

She was born December 5, 1957, a daughter of the late Hilton Eugene and Anna Virginia (Magee) Patterson. Yvonne grew up in Prairie Village, KS. She graduated from Bishop Miege HS in 1975. She studied at Kansas State University, graduating in 1979 with a degree in Agronomy and Natural Resource Management.  Just out of college she worked for the Kansas State Extension Service. She then went to Kansas University, graduating in 1984 with a degree in Computer Science. She then moved to Indianapolis, IN. and worked for Elanco Research at Greenfield, IN.  During her life she and her family also lived in Green Bay, WI.  and Denville, NJ. before they moved to Wheeling WV. in 1990 where she lived for the rest of her life.  Von was a devout member of Our Lady of Peace Parish and School in Wheeling where she was the Technology Coordinator and a dedicated teacher with Our Lady of Peace School and sang with the church music ministry for many years. Yvonne was a caring and loving mother, grandmother, daughter and sister.

Yvonne is survived by her four children, Brian Cain of Austin, TX, Sean Cain of Wheeling, Megan (Danny) Kotson of Pittsburg, PA, and Brigid (Matt) Przybysz of Plymouth, MI; four siblings, Teri (Don) Hecht of Carmel, IN, Cindi (Curt) Fankhauser of Indianapolis, IN, Steve Patterson of St. Louis, MO, and Wendy Patterson of Overland Park, KS; one granddaughter, Amelia Joan Przybysz; and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received Sunday, December 29, 2019, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., from 2 to 7 pm, with Rosary services at 6:30 pm. Mass of Christian burial will be held at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Monday, December 30, at 11 am, with Fr. Dennis Schuelkens officiating. Interment will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Peace School by clicking here.

Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, December 29, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Rosary Services at 6:30 pm

Service Information

Date: Monday, December 30, 2019

Time: 11:00 am


Our Lady of Peace Church

2 Allendale Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, December 30, 2019


Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

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