NAEGELE, Blanche T., 98, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Monday, March 14, 2016 at Liza’s Place.
She was born August 11, 1917, in Wheeling, a daughter of the late William S. and Sadie Elizabeth (Smith) Stenger. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Wheeling.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond J. Naegele Sr., two brothers, Ralph Stenger and Rev. Bill J. Stenger, and four sisters, Sarah Burris, Gertrude Chison, Ruth Yahn, and Angela Deegan.
She is survived by three sons, Raymond J. (Betty) Naegele of Wheeling, Michael F. Naegele of Wheeling, and Rev. Gary P. Naegele of Wheeling; one daughter, Lisa M. (Bill Sisson) Naegele of Proctor, W.Va.; four grandchildren, Dawn (Chad) Renshaw of Lincoln, Neb., Nicole Naegele of Wheeling, Steven (Heather) Naegele of San Diego, Calif., and Aaron (Jessica) Naegele of Wheeling; four great grandchildren, Brendan, Austin, Tyler, and Kyle; two great-great grandchildren, Jacob and Katrina; several nieces and nephews; special caregivers, Bonna Reed, Sarah Myers, Sheila Powell, Rose Smith, Karyl Perko, and Vivian El-Ghazzi; and all the medical personnel who has cared for her over the years, especially Dr. William Mercer.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 from 1-4 and 6-8 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling where a rosary service will be held at 1 pm and a vigil service at 7:30 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 11 am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Gary Naegele as celebrant and other priests as concelebrants. Entombment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, Ohio 43943 and to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School, 127 Key Avenue, Wheeling, W.Va. 26003, or via www.tmcfunding.com
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com