Ed Wasemann

October 2, 1936 - February 20, 2018

10/02/1936 - 02/20/2018

Past Services

Friday February 23, 2018
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions

Charles Edward Wasemann, “Ed”, 81, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Ed was born October 2, 1936, in Wheeling, the only son of the late Arthur W. and Corelli May (Morris) Wasemann. He was a 1954 graduate of Wheeling High School; attended West Liberty State College; and was an avid West Liberty Hilltopper fan. He retired as an independent agent for Jones Motor; enjoyed golfing and was a former member of the Belmont Hills Country Club; and was the former president of the Ohio Valley Traffic Club. He was also a U.S. Air Force veteran; a member of the CAVE Club, Wheeling; and a Methodist by faith.

In addition to his parents, Ed was preceded in death by his sister, Joan Frances Bellville; a brother-in-law, Tom George; and two nieces, Alexis Bouyoucas and Erica Faucett. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Donna (George) Wasemann; five children, Gail Lynn Jamrok of Texas, Carrie (Joe) Carey, Tricia (Robert) Bender, Eddie Wasemann, and Donnie (Mandy) Wasemann; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Becky (Ted) Bouyoucas; a sister-in-law, Kathleen George; fifteen grandchildren, Ashleigh, Amanda, Christian, Haleigh, Lindy, Caroline, Ryan, Travis, Cassie, Brooke, Nathan, Brooklyn, Shaelee, Hunter and Autumn; a great-granddaughter, Samara; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received from Noon until 8 pm, Friday, February 23, 2018, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling. Friends are then invited to continue the celebration of Ed’s life, by joining the family on Saturday, at the Elm Grove Eagles, beginning at 12:30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest that memorial contributions be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or online at www.TMCfunding.com. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

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Jennifer and Greg George
5 years ago

Donna and family, Greg and I were heartbroken to hear of Eddie’s passing. We were out of town and couldn’t make it to the viewing but know our thoughts and prayers are always with you. He was a great man and we will miss seeing him at Abbey’s. He always made us laugh. God bless you and we love you all.

Cheryl D.
5 years ago

I am deeply sorry for the family’s loss. May your loving memories shared bring each of you smiles in the days ahead. Throw all you anxieties on God because he truly cares for you. (1 Peter 5:7)

Rosetta and Greg Dupke
5 years ago

Carrie, We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your dad. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers, and have our very, very deepest sympathy. Just remember he is gone from your touch, but will always be in your heart.

Tricia Edge-Smith
5 years ago

I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of my Island family and what great times we all had. Rest in peace Mr. Wasemann.

Jay Knapp
5 years ago

Donnie, Sorry about your father. My thoughts and sympathy are with you, your mother, and the rest of your dad’s family and many friends.

Butch Miller
5 years ago

Eddie, So sorry for your loss. Please know you will be in our thoughts and prayers. Lis & Butch Miller

Kirk & Lynne Boughner
5 years ago

Donna & Family We have alot of happy memories of Ed like the cruise we went on. Our thoughts and prayers are will you all. Sincerely Kirk & Lynne

5 years ago

To the Wasemann family my sincere condolences for your loss. May the memories comfort you and may you gain hope from the promise found in the Holy Bible at Acts 24: 15

Missy Walker
5 years ago

He will be sadly missed. Sending love and prayers to all of you guys.

Sandi Theiss-Niven
5 years ago

Dearest Donna & entire family, Connie & I send our sincere condolences to each and everyone of you. Know you are on our minds and in our hearts
Love, Connie Grinstein &
Sandi Theiss-Niven