Thomas E. McConkey, Sr.

May 30, 1939 - October 24, 2008

05/30/1939 - 10/24/2008

Past Services

Tuesday October 28, 2008
10:00 am
St. Michael Catholic Church
1225 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
242-1560 | Directions
Tuesday October 28, 2008
11:45 am
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling
National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

McCONKEY, Thomas E. Sr, 69, of Pittsburgh PA, formerly of Wheeling, WV, died Friday, October 24, 2008 in Allegheny General Hospital.
He was born May 30, 1939 in Wheeling, a son of the late Joseph and Agnes E. Thalman McConkey.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one sister Mary Ann Hartman; a son-in-law, John Keller.
Surviving is his wife, Jean McConkey; four children, Tom McConkey Jr. of Pittsburgh, PA; Judy McConkey Keller of Milton, WV; Tim McConkey and his wife Cathy of Pittsburgh; Terry McConkey of Pittsburgh; one brother, Joseph J. McConkey of Burlington, NJ; two grandchildren Kelsey McConkey and Timmy McConkey.
Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 28, 2008 in St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling.
Interment in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Arrangements entrusted to the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling, WV. Offer condolences online at

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Pete Cuffaro
8 years ago

Dear Tom and Family:

Sorry about your father.

He was a great guy. He was so proud of you guys.

Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.

Eternal rest grant to him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. Amen.

Debbie Bryan
8 years ago

Dear Tom,

Kim told me about your Dad’s illness. I’m sorry for your loss.

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Debbie O’Connell Bryan

Tom Glusich, Jr.
8 years ago

Dear Tom, Judy, Tim and Terry:

Our deepest sympathies, thoughts and prayers for you and your family during this difficult time.


Tom & Michele Glusich and Family

Judy Kammer Bohannon
8 years ago

Dear Tom, Judy, Tim< and Terry, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. I have many fond memories of visiting with all of you when we would come to Wheeling to visit Grandma and Grandpa Kammer, Aunts Agnes and Regina and all of you cousins. Your dad's smile is one I will always remember as well as his ability to always cheer us up and make us laugh. You and he are in my thoughts and prayers.

Patty Delbrugge
8 years ago

Dear Tom, Thinking of you and your family during this sad time. With my deepest sympathy to you,Judy,Tim and Terry.

Patty Howard Delbrugge

Carole Wilhelm
8 years ago

Dear Tom,Judy,Tim,and Terry,

I learned of your dad’s passing this morning when I got to school. I am so sorry I wasn’t able to attend the service at St. Michael’s. Your dad’s kindness to my parents on his many visits to their home still bring a smile to my face. Bill and I wish to extend our deepest sympathy to your families at this time.


Carole Wilhelm

Richard W. Ellis
8 years ago

Please accept my deepest sympathies for the loss of Thomas; father, brother, husband, son, and friend.

George Truax
8 years ago

Thinking of you during this time of sorrow. Thoughts from many friends and relatives are with you right now. Let these thoughts help you through this tough time.

With my deepest sympathy to Jeanne and all the Family.

George Truax

Ann Farkas Coates
8 years ago


I am sorry to hear of your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Take care…. Ann Farkas Coates

Larry Truax
8 years ago

Tom, Judy, Terry and Tim: I am so sorry to hear about your Dad’s passing. I don’t think I ever met a nicer guy. Your dad was one of those good, happy go lucky guys..genuine and true. I will remember him with fondness. Please know I will keep each of you, your families and your Dad in my prayers.