John Edward Shiben, 88, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2022, in Wheeling Hospital-WVU Medicine.
John was born March 18, 1934, in New Martinsville, WV, the son of the late Edward and Ruth (Shirrell) Shiben. He was a graduate of Magnolia High School; a U.S. Air Force veteran; a retired manager for Bayer Corp.; and a member of Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church, Wheeling. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard and Timothy Shiben.
John is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Deanna (McFarland) Shiben; three daughters, Taj Lynn Shiben of Lexington, SC, Deidre Ann Shiben of San Antonio, TX and Whitney Kay Shiben of Broadview Heights, OH; and two grandchildren, Zoe Ruth Grewing and Kai Elaine Alterman, both of Houston, TX.
Friends will be received at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, Saturday, December 10, 2022, from 9 am until time of service at 10 am, with Monsignor Bakhos Chidiac as celebrant. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling, with full military honors..
Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church, 2216 Eoff Street, Wheeling, WV 26003, or online by clicking the link above.