Delbert Wayne Broadhead

May 23, 1971 - April 4, 2016

05/23/1971 - 04/04/2016

Delbert Wayne Broadhead, 44, of Wheeling, passed away Monday, April 4, 2016 at Wheeling Hospital.

He was born May 23, 1971, a son of Peggy (Robertson) Ratliff. Delbert loved his guitar, his friends, and above all, his family.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents and several aunts and uncles.

In addition to his mother, Delbert is survived by his step-father, Roscoe Ratliff; two sisters, Amanda Ratliff and Rochelle Broadhead; four brothers, Shane (Nicole) Broadhead, Clayton Ratliff, James and Matt Broadhead; several nieces and nephews and many close friends.

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Don Broadhead
7 years ago

Did not get to see my nephew a lot but still loved him sorry Peggy I just found this announcement pray you and Roscoe and everyone is well

Shane broadhead
7 years ago

My brother wayne was an amazing person. He was very giving. He would literally give the shirt off his back if you needed it. He will definatelly be missed by all. He loved his parents and brothers and sisters very much. He loved being an uncle. I love you wayne!!! I’m gonna miss you very much. Love your big brother!!! Shane……

Debbie Mckenzie and family
7 years ago

Gods blessings

Debbie Mckenzie and family
7 years ago

Gods blesings

Debbie Mckenzie
7 years ago

Prayers to you all

Jolene and maplewood staff
7 years ago

my sincere sympathy for your family. Delbert was great guy. he had a lot of family and friends who cared for him. If there is anything we can do please let us know.

7 years ago

My sincere condolences to the Broadhead family. May your hearts be filled with wonderful memories of times spent together and have comfort in God’s promise of a new world where death will be no more.(Isaiah 25:8). My deepest sympathy to you all.

Debbie Smith
7 years ago

Delbert was a wonderful man. I got to know him while taking care of him at Peterson, and I became very fond of him. I want to give my heartfelt condolences to his family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. RIP dear Delbert…you will greatly missed my friend.

7 years ago

Wayne was a good guy who loved his family. And as his sister Amanda said, especially his nieces and nephews. All my love to the family, your all in my thoughts and prayers. Love you all! RIP Wayne. ❤☝

7 years ago

Wayne so loved his nieces and nephews. Any time they walked through the door, he would get a big smile on his face and throw his arms up in anticipation of a hug. They made him happy and in return, they loved their uncle Wayne