Elizabeth Ann Kobasko

September 1, 2021


Elizabeth Ann Kobasko, age 78, passed away, with her daughters at her bedside on Sept. 1st, 2021, in Wheeling, WV.

Elizabeth was born and raised in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Helen and Larry Hockenberry.

Preceded in death by her sisters Norma Britt, Mary Trouten, and Sandra Fiutem.

She is survived by her devoted husband, James (Jim) of nearly 60 years, and her sister, Barbara Breiding, as well as her loving daughters, Kimberly Gable and Jennifer Joseph, who were with her as her soul departed to live in the light of Jesus. Loving and compassionate grandmother to Bailey Joseph, Conner Joseph, and Ashely Joseph, and Helena Gable and Merris Gable.

Elizabeth was known for her charitable outreach and her compelling story-telling abilities.

There will be a private visitation and funeral service, followed by a Christian burial.

Personal condolences may be made online to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com

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Pete & Erin Cuffaro
2 years ago

Jim and Family:

Sorry to hear about Mrs. Kobasko.

Please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.

With deepest sympathy,

Pete & Erin Cuffaro

Wendy Lydon
2 years ago

I’m so sorry for your loss, Kim. Sending you and your family lots of love and prayers that your beautiful memories will comfort you.

Beth Husted Tully
2 years ago

Kobasko Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I so much enjoyed Liz’s company and stories each evening when she would visit me at the Little Bear. Hold her close with your memories.

Heather Hines & family
2 years ago

Jenny & family,
Heartfelt condolences on the passing of your beautiful mom. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.

Aviva J. Radbord
2 years ago

Dear Kym and Family:
My deepest sympathy to you and your family, on the loss of your beloved mother, Elizabeth Kobasko. I know how proud she must have been, of your accomplishments.

May her memory always be a blessing, to you and your family.

You are in my prayers.

Aviva Radbord

Debbie and Brian Brookes
2 years ago

Dearest Jim and family, Brian and I are so very sorry to hear this news!prayers dear friend. God Bless

Larry and Vicki Iverson and Family
2 years ago

Heartfelt sympathy to Jim, Kym, and Jenny. Our families spent many years and dance memories together at Toni Zeakes. Liz was kind, loving, and sweet. We pray you all find peace in know how lovely and devoted she was.

Beverly Crook Cash
2 years ago

My thoughts and prayers are with you Jim and your family. So sorry for your loss she was always nice to me and that meant a lot.