Howard Allan Kestner

February 3, 1937 - May 10, 2018

02/03/1937 - 05/10/2018

Past Services

Visitation
Monday May 14, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Visitation
Monday May 14, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Cemetery
Tuesday May 15, 2018
Wood Hill Cemetery Graveside
RT 250
Moundsville, WV 26041
Directions
Service
Tuesday May 15, 2018
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions

Howard Allan Kestner, 81, of Moundsville, W.Va., passed away Thursday, May 10, 2018, at his residence.

He was born February 3, 1937, in Glen Dale, WV, the son of the late Charles and Wilma (Gray) Kestner.

Howard was a retired Boiler Operator for Triangle Conduit, US Army Veteran, member of the McMechen Church of Christ and a former employee of the Fostoria Plant. He loved woodworking, building homes, hunting, fishing, singing and raising wild game birds.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by an infant son, Ricky Kestner; and two siblings, Betty Whitlatch, and Don Kestner.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Shirley (Hill) Kestner of Moundsville; three children, Terri (Rich) King of Moundsville, Kathie (Ron) Allen of Moundsville and Jeff Kestner of FL; sister, Margie (Mike) Fallova of Boggs Run, WV; three grandchildren, Jennifer (Jimmy) Kittle-Groves, James Allen and Ashley (Chris Bowie) McCulley all of Moundsville; six great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Jarrett, Cassidy, James, Brynn and Brady and several nieces and nephews.

Friends received from 2-4pm and 6-8 pm on Monday, May 14, 2018, at Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory, Lutes and Kirby Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, where funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 11 am.

Interment will follow at Woodhill Cemetery, Moundsville.

On-line condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com

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Christy (Geho) Vogel
4 years ago

Shirley you are in my prayers.So sorry for your loss.

Pam Parsons Swickard
4 years ago

Shirley, Terri, Kathie, Jeff, and families, please know that you are all in my prayers and thoughts as you go through this difficult time. Love to all of you.

Becky
4 years ago

Blessings and prayers to you and your love ones.

Becky
4 years ago

Terri you and your family are in our prayers.

Chris C
4 years ago

I would like to express my deepest sympathy to family and friends. May all of your good memories be greater than your sadness during this difficult time. (Isaiah 25:8)

Janet Eyler
4 years ago

Prayers to all of you. I have lots of good memories of being around him and aunt Sherd growing up

Janet Eyler
4 years ago

Prayers to all of you. I have lots of many good memories growing up and being around him.

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard
4 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 Howard Allan Kestner, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten..
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Howard Allan Kestner, is “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 †

Richard King
4 years ago

I will always remember your patience when we changed our deck 3 times. You never hesitated to come and help !!