Leona H. Kordack

September 5, 1920 - May 3, 2008

09/05/1920 - 05/03/2008

Past Services

Tuesday May 06, 2008
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Wednesday May 07, 2008
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling
National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
Wednesday May 07, 2008
10:00 am
Our Lady of Peace Church
2 Allendale Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

KORDACK, Leona H. Gosnell, 87, of Mozart, Wheeling, died Saturday, May 3, 2008 in Steubenville, Ohio.

Leona was born September 5, 1920 in Dillonvale, Ohio, a daughter of the late Willard and Lula Meager Gosnell. She was a member of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church; the Bible Study at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church; and was a volunteer at Wheeling Hospital at Medical Park.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew George Kordack, Sr. in 1990; and a sister, Wilma Hogan.

Leona is survived by four children, Diane Melko and her husband, Dave of Mozart, Judy Griffin and her husband, Joe of Bethlehem, Andrew George Kordack, Jr. and his wife, Donna of McMechen and Gary Allen Kordack and his wife, Donna of Mozart; a sister, Shirley Capiot of Wheeling; ten grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-9 pm, Tuesday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, where a vigil service will be held at 7:30 pm.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 am, Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, with the Rev. Larry Wrenn as celebrant. Interment will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.

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Chuck & Chris Hood
8 years ago

Andy, Sorry to hear of your Moms passing. She was a great lady. Chris and I both thought very highly of her. I would have attended the services, but I’m out of town in southern West Virginia until Friday. Hope that “Mona” and

the kids are OK. I’ll talk to you soon. Chuck.

Sharon Torbett
8 years ago

Dear Diana,Judy,Andrew & Gary,

I am saddened to hear of Aunt Leona’s death. I wanted you to know that you and all your family are in our prayers.May God’s love provide you with comfort and peace as you mourn her passing.

Colleen Wilson
8 years ago

Dear Judy, Diane, Andrew, Gary Allen and Aunt Shirley:

We are so sorry to hear about Aunt Leona, I would have loved to be there with you all at this time of your loss but due to my health, it is not possible.

Please remember that we love you and we loved her and may God be with all of you at this time.

If you want to talk to me, Aunt Shirley has my information.

Again, I am truly sorry about not coming but my thoughts and prayers are with you always.

Colleen, Tom and Family

8 years ago

Diane, Judy, Andrew and Gary

I am sorry I couldn’t be with you . But to my health I was unable to attend. Just remember Aunt Leona was well loved and surely will be missed . My prayers are with you and your families

Wise Family

Bill, Norene and Billy and his family

Michelle & Dave
8 years ago

Gary & Donna,

We were so sorry to hear about your loss. Just know that Mom is now in a better place. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We love you guys.

Valerie Bigelow Hannen
8 years ago

Gary and family,

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I know your mom will be truly missed.


soozie rogerson
8 years ago

grandma kordack,

you will be sadly missed but yet never forgotten. you ment so much to me, my mother, my sister, and my father.

rip, and may you be in a better place.

uncle gary,

i love you so much, and im here if you need me. just call my dad.

im sorry this appened. she is and will be missed.

love always


Sylvia McNeil
8 years ago

To let you know so many thoughts and prayers are with you and yours–Take care –Keep the faith–and May God Bless you with His Peace and Love–“When someone you love becomes a memory,that memory becomes a treasure!”–Sincerely Sylvia McNeil–WMP/Surgical Center

Athena and Elliott Eiriksson
8 years ago

We were sorry to hear about the loss of Nonie. We will all miss her dearly. We wanted to offer our sincerest of condolences for your loss.