McElroy, Joel P. Sr., 57, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Wednesday, July 29, 2009 in OSU Medical Center.
He was born January 15, 1952 in Martins Ferry, a son of the late Matthew P. McElroy and Dorothy M. Eden DiBacco.
He was a former employee of the City of Martins Ferry.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son, Matthew McElroy.
urviving is his wife, Sharon McCutcheon McElroy, three children, Wendy McElroy of Martins Ferry; Joel McElroy Jr. of Brookside, OH; Kim Morrison of Colerain, OH; one brother, John Eden of Piqua, OH; seven grandchildren, Donnie and Alana Longwell, Corey and Codey Morrison, Ashley Conway, Rylee McElroy, Logan Baker, several nieces and nephews.
Friends received 2-4 p.m. Monday, August 3, 2009, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling where services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Monday with Rev. Robert Willits officiating.