David Paul Nieratko, 74, of Moundsville, WV, passed away suddenly, Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at Reynolds Memorial Hospital in Glen Dale, WV.
He was born May 9, 1948, a son of the late Henry and Maxine (Terrill) Nieratko. Dave was a Catholic by faith and a US Army Veteran. He retired from Tunnel Ridge Coal Mine in 2014 after many faithful years of service. He was a member of the American Legion Post 3 and the VFW Post 437. Dave enjoyed geocaching, was an avid reader and golf enthusiast. He would spend a great deal of his time at Grand Vue Park, taking it upon himself to renovate trails, including “Rock Face Trail”.
Dave is survived by the love of his life, Judy (Ruthers) Nieratko, with whom he spent 52 years of marriage; two sons, Chad Nieratko of Pittsburgh, PA and David Nieratko of British Columbia, Canada; three siblings, Lori (Elza) O’Neal of Moundsville, Tony Nieratko of Moundsville and Ed (Annette) Nieratko of Florida; two grandchildren, Landon and Madison Nieratko and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received Monday, July 25, 2022 from 2- 4 and 6-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., where funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 26 at 11 am.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Grand Vue Park in C/O www.tmcfunding.com.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.
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