Donald W. “Buster” Sell

April 21, 1954 - September 6, 2016

04/21/1954 - 09/06/2016

Donald W. “Buster” Sell, Jr., 62, of Wheeling, WV, died Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at Belmont Manor, St. Clairsville, OH.
He was born April 21, 1954 in Wheeling, a son of Eleanor Schaefer Sell and the late Donald Sell, Sr.

Buster was retired from Blue Cross-Blue Shield and the Chessie Railroad and was a veteran of the Navy.

In addition to his father, Buster was preceded in death by the mother of his children, Glenna Minor Sell.

Surviving in addition to his mother, are 2 children; Stephanie Dawson and her husband, Tim of Morgantown, WV, Tifany Sell of Wheeling, 2 brothers; Charles Sell and Michael Sell and his wife, Elsie both of Wheeling, and 4 grandchildren.

There will be no visitation. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, where online condolences may be extended to the family at

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Kaeli rouse
3 years ago

I miss you so much pap. I wish you could be here. You and grandma. May I let you RIP old man. I love you so much❤️

Linda Hennen Sansone
7 years ago

Remembering Buster from our younger days on the island. RIP dear friend.

Patience Price
7 years ago

Sending prayers to the Sell family……
I have so many memories from when I was younger for Mr Sell….

Kathy Flowers
7 years ago

Prayers sent for the family.

Brenda Vickers MacEwan
7 years ago

I have such fond memories of Buster. He was a lifelong friend and such a great guy. Saying prayers and sending love to his family.

Lois Namack
7 years ago

My deepest sympathy for your loss. Many wonderful memories from our younger years at jenson playground. R.I.P. Buster

Melissa Kenamond
7 years ago

I have many memories of Buster growing up on the Island; a great coach, dad, and friend. May he rest in peace. My deepest condolences to Stephanie and Tiffany and the Sell family.

Christine & David Bumgardner
7 years ago

Tif we are so very sorry for the loss of your dad. Buster was a good man, May the lord comfort you in your time of loss and be your strength during these hard times…. Stay strong Tif!

Janey Ruminski
7 years ago

Stephanie & Tifany, I am so very sorry about the death of your dear Dad. I have very fond memories of him & he always seemed pleased when I called him on his birthday. Keep his spirit alive…talk about him & share your memories & stories about him. Always remember the many times that he made a difference in your lives. Love you dearly…Aunt Janey

Angel and will Haverkorn
7 years ago

So sorry steph!