Clarence “Pete” Prettyman

May 20, 1942 - March 8, 2024

05/20/1942 - 03/08/2024

Past Services

Thursday March 14, 2024
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Funeral Service
Thursday March 14, 2024
12:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Committal service & Military Honors
Thursday March 14, 2024
1:15 pm
Greenwood Cemetery
1526 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0270 | Directions

Clarence William “Pete” Prettyman, 81, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away Friday, March 8, 2024 at WVU Medicine-Wheeling Hospital.

Pete was born May 20, 1942, in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late Jack M. and Muriel I. (Goodwin) Prettyman. He was a Methodist by faith and a former employee of AEP, Ormet Corp.; and retired from Bayer Corp. He was also a U.S. Air Force veteran and a member of the Knights of Pythias, Elks Lodge #282 and the American Legion Post #3. Pete was an avid WVU sports fan.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by one brother, Jerry (Cindy) Prettyman.

Pete is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Jamie (Yocum) Prettyman; three children, Jill (Matt) Filben, Mark (Kim) Prettyman and Todd (Missi) Prettyman; two step-children, Zoe (Joel) Warshaw and Robbie (Jen) Kinkade; three brothers, Jack (Marlene) Prettyman, Terry (Shelley) Prettyman and Mike (Chris) Prettyman; ten grandchildren, Tanner (Izzie) Filben, Bailey Filben, John Prettyman, Ryan Prettyman, Marshall Frank, Zenna Warshaw, Cleo Warshaw, Landon Prager, Hunter Kinkade and Kendall Kinkade; several nieces and nephews and his best friend, Marion “Bing” Bulian.

Family and friends will be received Thursday, March 14, 2024 from 10 am until time of service at 12 pm, at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville. Interment and military honors will take place at Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Moundsville Veterans Honor Guard, 800 1st Street, Moundsville, WV 26041. Contributions can also be made online by clicking the link above.


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Sandy Lemley
25 days ago

Your in my prayers Jamie, so sorry to hear about Pete’s passing.

Phil Yocum
26 days ago

Sorry to hear that Pete passed away. He was a great friend and enjoyed being with him at the camp. He will be missed. Prayers going out to his family and his wife, Jamie, my cousin.

Judy Athey Fugate
1 month ago

Jack and Marlene
Sorry about Pete seems like yesterday we were all swimming in the Island Pool, Baseball in the Park fun at Madison School. Pete was always not too far from you. Prayers and Island Love to you and the Prettyman family. God bless. Judy(Athey) Fugate.

Mark winters
1 month ago

So sorry to hear of Pete,s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and his family.

Mark and Brenda Winters

Ron Osmianski
1 month ago

I’m glad I had the chance to talk with Pete at Bob’s Lunch a while back. A really great guy. My condolences to the family and all who knew and loved Pete.

Christy Cunningham Campbell
1 month ago

Thought and prayers. Will keep you all close in prayer.

Jay Knapp
1 month ago

To Jamie and family,

Sorry to hear about Pete. Always enjoyed talking to him when I ran into him at McDonald’s and elsewhere. He was one of the “Good Guy’s who passed through my life. My thoughts and sympathy go out to all of his family and many friends.

Lisa Hines-Derrow
1 month ago

We are so very sorry for your loss. We are thinking of you and keeping you all in our prayers. ❤️

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
1 month 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 Clarence William Prettyman, 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 Air Force Veteran, Clarence William Prettyman, 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 †

Dennis R Albaugh
1 month ago

My sincere and humble condolences to the family and friends of Pete. Denny Albaugh