Andrew Vincent Wanat

August 30, 1995 - June 10, 2023

08/30/1995 - 06/10/2023

Past Services

Memorial Gathering
Friday June 16, 2023
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions

Andrew Vincent Wanat, 27, formerly of McMechen, WV, passed away Saturday, June 10, 2023 in Statesville, NC.

He was born August 30, 1995 in Wheeling, WV, a son of Theresa (Wanat) Boyd. Andrew was a US Marine Veteran. He was an avid golfer and fisherman.

Andrew is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Anthony and Dorothy Wanat and an aunt, Toni Lynn Frohnapfel.

In addition to his mom Andrew is survived by his loving wife, Courtney (Wood) Wanat; his son, Lincoln Wanat; three siblings, Wayne (Laurena) Wanat, Dawson Boyd and Shieann Boyd; grandparents, Donna and Dickie Boyd and a large extended family including aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received Friday, June 16, from 5 pm until time of military honors at 7 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 114 Marshall Street.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to a fund for Lincoln for his future by clicking here.

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Maria Vance
8 months ago

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family if u need anything I’m just a call away 🙏🙏🙏🙏

Shayne C Albaugh
8 months ago

Todd I am so so sorry to hear about Rue Bug . I’m in total shock . I was so proud of him and who he became. He will be truly missed. Love you Andrew 😢😢

Shayne Albaugh (Boyd)

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
8 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,

 May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Andrew Vincent Wanat, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts

and prayers to the family of ….

US Marine Veteran, Andrew Vincent Wanat, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

kala cunningham
8 months ago

Thoughts and prayers to you theresa and your whole family 😞 if you guys need anything I’m always here

Alexandria McGee
8 months ago

So sorry for you guys loss. He was a great kid. He was like a little brother to me. When him and Tyler would hang out at the house.