Walter L. Gooch

February 8, 1948 - November 28, 2001

02/08/1948 - 11/28/2001

Past Services

Saturday December 01, 2001
Prall Cemetery
West Liberty, WV 26074
304-336-7419 Ol | Directions
Saturday December 01, 2001
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Saturday December 01, 2001
1:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-0330 | Directions

Gooch, Walter L., 58, of Vermont Street, Wheeling, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001, in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling.

Walter was born Feb. 8, 1948 in Short Creek, W.Va., a son of the late Avery F. Gooch.

He was a retired truck driver for UPS, a member of the West Liberty Christian Church and was a U.S. Army veteran.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Roebrt Wilson Gooch and Frances Eugene Gooch.

Surviving are his mother, Clara Shephard Gooch of West Liberty; two sons, Walter ”Chip” Haines of Wheeling and Walter ”Chubbers” Corkran; seven sisters, Marilyn Fry and her husband, James of Wheeling, Gloria Green and her husband, Mike of Triadelphia, Joyce Shearer and her husband Sam, of McKees Rocks, Pa., Darlene Chance and her husband, Tom of Wheeling, Kathy Skagggs and her husband, David of Texas, Anita Treadway and her husband, Raymond of West Liberty, W.Va., and Rhea Gooch of Pitcarin, Pa.; seven brothers, Franklin and his wife, Maggie of Dallas Pike, Larry of Wheeling, Victor and his wife, Jan of Wheeling, Edward and his wife, Carletta of Wheeling, Rick L. of West Liberty and Richard of Wheeling; a granddaughter; several nieces and nephews.

Friends received on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, with the Rev. Orion Hunter officiating. Interment in Prall Cemetery, West Liberty.

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becki wieczorkowski
8 years ago

ill miss u walt……