Donald T. Carpenter, Sr.

June 19, 1928 - September 3, 2016

06/19/1928 - 09/03/2016

Past Services

Tuesday September 06, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Wednesday September 07, 2016
Limestone Cemetery
Route 250
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-8655 | Directions
Wednesday September 07, 2016
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions

Donald Theodore Carpenter Sr. 88, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2016 at Genesis Health Care, New Martinsville, WV.
Born in Birthmaine, PA on June 19, 1928, Donald was the son of the late Roy and Mary Emma (Ryan) Carpenter.
Donald was a retired Operator for Allied Chemical/ LCP Chemical, a US Navy WWII Veteran, member of the American Legion- State Post 200, VFW and DAV of New Martinsville, WV.
In addition to his parents, Donald was preceded in death by his son, Roy Carpenter; brother, Rex Carpenter and grandson, Rex carpenter.
Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Waveline E.( Longwell) Carpenter of Moundsville; two sons, Rex T. Carpenter and Donald T. “Ted” Carpenter, Jr.both of Moundsville; two daughters, Ginger Kuhen of Shadyside, OH and April (Rob) Brock of St. Clairsville, OH; brother, Robert (Helen) Carpenter of Moundsville and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Friends will be received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes& Kirby Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 from 6 pm -9pm and again on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 from 10am until the time of service at 11am.
Interment will follow at Limestone Cemetery, Moundsville.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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Linda Watson
6 years ago

Waveline, I am sorry to hear of Don’s passing. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your family and give you comfort during this time.

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard
6 years 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 Donald T. Carpenter, Sr., give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Navy Veteran, Donald T. Carpenter, Sr., “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 †

Jeannie Carpenter Steele
6 years ago

Thinking of you at this time. Wish we could be there with you. Love to each of you, give Aunt Wave a big hug from me.