John Redosh

April 12, 1927 - September 16, 2015

04/12/1927 - 09/16/2015

John Redosh, 88, of Wheeling, WV, formerly of Warwood, passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2015, at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.

He was born April 12, 1927, in Wheeling, son of the late John and Mary (Laingo) Redosh.

John is a long time member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Warwood WV, a retired employee of Columbia Gas, a U.S. Army WWII Veteran and an avid sports fan to his beloved WVU Mountaineers, Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Martha A. (Kunik) Redosh; brother, Paul Redosh and brother-in-law, Frank Gilligan.

Survivors include his daughter, Kathy A. Suter of Wheeling; sister, Olga Gilligan of Wheeling; two grandchildren, Holly R. and Rick J. Suter both of CA; two great grandsons, Maxim and Lukas; sister- in-law, Marilyn Redosh of St.Clairsville, OH; several nieces and nephews and his grand-dog, Izzi.

Family was received Monday, September 21, 2015, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Wheeling Chapel, from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 10. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Monday, September 21, 2015, at St. Joseph Cathedral Church, Wheeling, where Msgr Kevin Quirk served as celebrant.

Interment followed at Linwood Cemetery, Blaine, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice, in John’s name.

On-line condolences may be made to www.altmeyer.com.

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Ken McVay
6 years ago

Kathy and family
So sorry to hear of your loss. Your Dad (and your Mom) were special people. I have many fond memories of long ago. Peace and love to you and yours.
Ken McVay

Ann Koegler
6 years ago

Kathy and family: I’m sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers. May God’s peace and healing be with you.

Cheryl J Skinner, Patriot Guard
6 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 John Redosh, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Army WW II Veteran, John Redosh, “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 †