John R. Fragale, 51, of Wheeling, passed away Thursday, December 17, 2015 in Wheeling Hospital.
He was born April 27, 1964, a son of the late Dominick and Mary (Druschel) Fragale. John loved telling people jokes and stories, as well as fishing, cooking and above all taking care of his family.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one sister, Sharon Shedore (2007)
John is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Beth (Lloyd) Fragale; one son, Michael Fragale; three sisters, Janet (Jim) Rosenberry, Jill (Josh) Jebbia, and Marlyn Marling; four brothers, Daniel (Donna) Fragale, Donald Fragale, Anthony “AJ” (Brenda) Fragale, and Sam Plate; several nieces and nephews, and many friends.
Family and friends will be received for a memorial gathering, Monday, December 21, 2015 at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., from 2 pm until time of service at 6 pm, with Pastor Ron Williams as celebrant.
Memorial contributions may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund in C/O www.tmcfunding.com or to JDRF, 26 Broadway, 14th Floor New York, NY 10004.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyer.com.