John W. Hores

February 27, 1944 - May 12, 2001

02/27/1944 - 05/12/2001

Past Services

Monday May 14, 2001
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Tuesday May 15, 2001
Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-2426 Be | Directions
Tuesday May 15, 2001
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

HORES, John W., 57, of Martins Ferry, formerly of Wheeling, died Saturday, May 12, 2001, in East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry.

He was employed as an electrician at Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp., Martins Ferry plant, with 31 years of service; he was an honorary member of Martins Ferry Volunteer Fire Department, serving as EMT and a member of the ladder company; a member of Martins Ferry Eagles; United Steel Workers of America, Local 10238; and a Catholic by faith.

He was born February 27, 1944, in Wheeling, son of the late John A. and Mary Mildred Stegman Hores; he was also preceded in death by a brother, Robert W. Hores.

Surviving are a son, John J. Hores of Martins Ferry and his mother, Nancy Lutz; a daughter, Heather N. Hores of Shadyside and her mother Barbara J. Meeker-Hores; a special friend, Susie Romey of Martins Ferry; three sisters Patricia A. Dei and her husband, Dick of Wheeling, Andrea S. Esposito of Fairfax, Va. and Jayne L. Schmitt of Beaver Falls, Pa. formerly of Glen Dale, WV; a granddaughter, Madelyne Marie of Yorkville; and several nephews and nieces.

Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling, where services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, with the Rev. Paul Yuenger officiating. Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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