James Leon Rider, 86, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2016, in Valley Haven Geriatric Center, Wellsburg, W.Va.
Mr. Rider was born October 17, 1929, in Benwood, W.Va., a son of the late Edward and Willa Rider. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Bill. He is survived by a niece, Jo Hoselton of North Carolina.
Friends will be received from 10-11 am, Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. Services and interment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, OH 43943, or online at www.tmcfunding.com. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com