Category Archives: Obituaries

Mary Martha Gallagher

Mary Martha Gallagher, 90, from Vienna, WV died peacefully at home on Mother’s Day from a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born in May 1929 and adopted by the…

Sister Brigetta Forde, CSJ

Sister Brigetta Forde, age 94, passed peacefully at Wheeling Hospital on December 25, 2019. She was born Margaret Forde, the eldest daughter of the late John and Brigid (Murray) Forde….

Margaret Locke

Margaret Locke (Marge), wife of Deacon John Locke, died on New Year’s Day, 2020 at the Wilson Health Care Center, Asbury Village from Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). She was resting…

Robert H. Schmitt, Sr.

Robert H. Schmitt, Sr., 89 of Wheeling, formerly of Clarksburg, died Monday January 6, 2020 in Wheeling Hospital. He was born in Wheeling on September 7, 1930, a son of…

Sister Kathleen Schiffer

Sister Kathleen Schiffer, a Wheeling native, daughter of the late Frank and Elizabeth Flynn Schiffer, died November 13, 2019.  She attended Corpus Christi Grade School and Wheeling Central Catholic High…

Rev. Mr. John Joseph Lynch

On September 23, 2019, Rev. Mr. John Joseph Lynch, beloved husband of Linda Louellen Lynch, surrounded by love and prayer led by Rev. Mr. and Mrs. Lou Belldina and wife,…

Sister Mary Edward Mack, SAC

Sister Mary Edward Mack, SAC (Kathleen Teresa Mack) a member of the Pallottine Missionary Sisters, died on November 30, 2018, at the age of 82, at St. Mary’s Convent Infirmary…

Sister Dorothy (Nicholas) Antonazzo, CSJ

Sister Dorothy (Nicholas) Antonazzo, CSJ, 90, died May 12, 2018, in her 72nd year as a Sister of St. Joseph of Baden. The daughter of Nicholas and Louise Letizia Antonazzo,…

Sister Carol Hannig, CSJ

Sister Carol Hannig, daughter of the late Adolph R. and Ann Pappa Hannig, died at Wheeling Hospital on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. She was born in Wheeling on September 11,…

Sister Georgine Grabenstein, OSU

Sister Georgine Grabenstein, O.S.U., 99, died at Nazareth Home-Clifton, Louisville, Ky., on Friday, June 2, 2017. A native of Cumberland, Md., she entered the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville in 1938…