FAHEY, Dolores Mae Leech, 87, of Wheeling, WV passed away peacefully Friday, January 10, 2014 in Liza’s Place, Valley Hospice Care Center South, Wheeling, with her family at her side.
She was born on March 31, 1926 in Wheeling a daughter of the late Robert D. and Minnie Mae Nest Leech.
She was a member of St. Alphonsus Parish, Wheeling and the former St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Parish in South Wheeling.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Robert D. Fahey in 2004, a brother, Robert D. Leech, and two sisters, Roseann Leech and Janet Gooch.
Surviving is her husband of 67 years, George A. Fahey, a son, G. Michael Fahey and his wife Jan of Wheeling, two daughters, Mary Theresa St. Myer and her husband Robert C. of Elgin, IL and Jacqueline M. Petros and her husband Patrick of Wheeling. Five grandchildren, Steven St. Myer, Joseph St. Myer, Angela Petros, Michael Fahey and Mary Petros, three great-grandchildren, Maddie, Shane and Cole St. Myer.
Friends will be received on Sunday, January 12, 2014 from 5-8pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling.
Funeral liturgy with mass will be celebrated on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 10:00am at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church with the Rev. Douglas Ondeck and Msgr. Bakhos Chidiac as celebrants. Entombment will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio County Animal Shelter or the Our Lady of Lebanon Steeple Project
On-line condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com