Stanley R. Morosko

June 14, 1914 - May 2, 2006

06/14/1914 - 05/02/2006

Past Services

Friday May 05, 2006
10:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Friday May 05, 2006
11:30 am
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling
National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

MOROSKO, Stanley R. 91, of Dimmeydale, Wheeling, died Tuesday, May 2, 2006 at his home.
Stan was born June 14, 1914 in Wheeling. He was a staff reporter for the Wheeling News Register before joining the Army during WWII. He served in the European theatre, including the Battle of the Bulge, and received the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart, among other honors.
After returning from the service, he operated Morosko Photo Service for many years and was a track photographer at both Wheeling Downs and Waterford Park.
In addition to his parents, Stan was preceded in death by a brother, Ted Morosko; and two sisters, Lucy Glasscock and Stella Vargo.
Surviving are his wife of 53 years, Helen Evans Morosko; a daughter, Michele Burrington and her husband John of Houston, Texas; and a brother, Joe Morosko of Martins Ferry.
There will be no visitation. Funeral services and interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church, 1225 National Road, Wheeling
Arrangements are by Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling.

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Tim Yahn
8 years ago


My mom called me last night and informed me of your father’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Please extend my sympathies to your mother. Take care.

Warmest regards,

Tim Yahn