McDermott, Jerry J. 83, of Wheeling, W.Va. went to be with our Lord and Savior on Friday October 17, 2008.
He was born December 24, 1924 in Wheeling, a son of the late James and Margaret
Mr. McDermott was a retired electrician with IBEW Local 141, a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, and a U.S. Navy Veteran of WW II.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Virginia
McDermott, and two brothers Fr. Jack McDermott, and Bernard McDermott.
Surviving are a son Mike McDermott and his wife Paula of Wheeling, a daughter
Margaret Ann McDermott Mellott of Toronto, Ohio; a brother, James McDermott of Wheeling; three grandchildren; Jennifer McDermott Frankovich of Shadyside Ohio, Amanda McDermott of Wheeling, Michael Mellott of Toronto, Ohio; two great-grandchildren Georgie and Stevie Frankovich of Shadyside; and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no visitation.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30pm Monday, October 20, 2008 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home Chapel Wheeling, for friends and family to celebrate Jerry’s life
Interment in Mt Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Arrangements by Altmeyer Funeral Home 1400 Eoff Street Wheeling.
On line condolences may be made to the family at altmeyer.com.