WILSON, Patti Lee Porter, 75, of Wheeling, died Friday, December 12, 2008 in Wheeling Hospital.
Patti was born March 21, 1933 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Edward E. and Ella Marie Trautwein Porter. She was a retired L.P.N. and respiratory therapy technician for Wheeling Hospital; and a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church and the Mount Saint Joseph Associates, Wheeling.
In addition to her parents, Patti was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Wilson in 2000; and three infant children, Matthew Christopher Wilson, and twins, Ella Marie and Henry Joseph Wilson.
Surviving are two sons, Charles R. Wilson and his companion, John C. Sotirakis of Pittsburgh, Pa. and James E. Wilson and his wife, Nadine of West Liberty, W.Va.; a sister, Sr. Maria Porter, C.S.J. of Wheeling; and three grandchildren, Hannah Olivia, Wyatt James and Abigail Elizabeth Wilson.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 pm, Monday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 am, Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at Mount St. Joseph Chapel, Wheeling. Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling, with the Rev. Walter Buckius, S.J. as celebrant.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph Foundation, 137 Mount St. Joseph Road, Wheeling, WV 26003.