Irene K. Baltz-Schafer

November 8, 1931 - August 14, 2021

11/08/1931 - 08/14/2021

Past Services

Visitation
Tuesday August 17, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Visitation
Tuesday August 17, 2021
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Cemetery
Wednesday August 18, 2021
Greenwood Cemetery
1526 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0270 | Directions
Service
Wednesday August 18, 2021
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions

Irene K. Baltz-Schafer, 89, of Wheeling, WV, formerly of St. Clairsville, OH, passed away on Saturday, August 14, 2021 at Wheeling, Hospital.
She was born November 8, 1931 in Cuero, TX, daughter of the late Paul & Clara (Wehmeyer) Koehler.
Irene was a homemaker, former member of the Ruble Methodist Church, member of St. Marks Evangelical Lutheran Church, member of the Ladies Oriental Shrine of North America- past High Priestess, Eastern Star, Daughters of the Nile and Amarath.
in addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Robert L. Baltz and second Husband, William Schafer.
Survivors include her sons, Harry P. (Cynthia) Baltz and Lee E. (June Lynn) Baltz all of Wheeling; brother, Paul T Koehler of San Antonio, TX; four grandchildren, Jacqueline (Matt) Hamm of Wheeling, Robert Ray Baltz of Wheeling, Amy Lynn (James) Lekanidis of Washington, PA and Michelle Lee Baltz-Knorr of Indiana; four great-grandchildren, Alyssa Rene Hamm, Jake Matthew Hamm, Robert Lee Baltz II and Mia Baltz and a great great-grandchild, Braxton Baltz.
Friends will be received on Tuesday August 17, 2021 from 2-4 & 6-8 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, with a service being held at 8pm by the Ladies Oriental Shriners, Isis Court, Whg.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at 11am at Altmeyers, Elm Grove Chapel.
Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling
In Lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children at 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa Florida, 33607

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John Wheeler
1 year ago

Lee, Harry, and Families : We are so sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. May you find some comfort in knowing that you are in our thoughts and prayers. – John Wheeler and Family

susan michael
1 year ago

So sorry for your loss