David J. Wiethe

September 27, 1943 - February 26, 2021

09/27/1943 - 02/26/2021

Past Services

Visitation
Thursday March 04, 2021
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 232-0330 | Directions
Service
Thursday March 04, 2021
2:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 232-0330 | Directions
Cemetery

David Jude Wiethe, 77, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Friday, February 26, 2021 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling.
He was born on September 27, 1943 in Wheeling, WV, son of the late Francis & Ruth (Bowers) Wiethe.
David was a Wheeling Firefighter for 32 years, member of the International Association of Firefighters Local 12, member of the Cave Club and loved spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Christine Wiethe; and his siblings, Sylvia Wiethe, Max Wiethe, Phil Wiethe, Teresa Weisenborn, Francis Wiethe and Mickey Rotriga.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Carolyn Wiethe of Wheeling; son, David ( Stacey) Wiethe of Wheeling; siblings, Barb Johnson of Wheeling and Joe (Cindy) Wiethe of Moundsville, WV; four granddaughters, Kaleigh, Natalie, Ashley and Aubrey Wiethe; several nieces and nephews and his companion, Laela.
A Memorial Gathering will be held on Thursday, March 4, 2021 from noon-1:45pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Wheeling Chapel, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling.
Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 2pm at the Cathedral of St. Joseph Church with Rev. Martin Smay serving as Celebrant.

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Bill Holt
1 year ago

Dave, sorry to hear about your dad. Take care old friend.

Candace Gebhardt
1 year ago

The video tribute was beautiful, many wonderful memories ❤️ Love you and sorry I couldn’t make it , it’s just too difficult for me . See you soon. Hugs

Tom Haught
1 year ago

So sorry to hear about Dave. My God grant you peace as Dave is at peace with Him.
Tom and Shorty Haught

Chuck Klug
1 year ago

Lois and I would like to offer our heartfelt condolences. Dave was a great guy and our prayers are with you. May God comfort you now and always.

Jewel Nau
1 year ago

I was so sad to hear the loss of Uncle Dave! U will forever be in my heart and all the memories we shared. My thoughts and prayers are with u, Aunt Carolyn, Davy, Stacey and the girls during this difficult time. Love u all!❤️

Michaelene Rowan
1 year ago

Prayers for your family. Dave was a wonderful man. Will miss seeing him at church.

Kathy Redosh Suter
1 year ago

Going back a long way, I remember Dave as “the cute guy” who worked at Isaly’s!
Sending love, prayers and sympathy to Carolyn and her family.

Becky Hinerman
1 year ago

Kaleigh, I’m so sorry for you loss.

Joe Leffe
1 year ago

Very sorry to hear the news of Dave’s passing. He sure was a good friend and I always admired his love of his church, his family, and his passion for the Fire Department. We have you in our thoughts and prayers. Joe and Emily Leffe

Kathy Chacalos Poulos
1 year ago

I am so sorry for your loss. Dave was a great friend and neighbor. Sending our prayers. May his memory be eternal