John Yurkovitch, 76 of Wheeling, died peacefully on Saturday, August 19, 2017.
He was born December 27, 1940 in Wheeling, son of the late John and Alberta Yurkovitch.
John worked for AEP Electric Co. for years in marketing.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by in laws, Frank and Kay Julian and Ross and Rosellen Julian.
Surviving is his wife, Mary Frances Julian Yurkovitch, who were blessed with a loving marriage of 52 years, his nieces; Shawna Julian of Scottsdale, AZ and Natasha (Dr. Roger Amigo) and great nephew, Bronson and great niece, Brielle Amigo, also, sister in law, Linda(Ken) Gill and nephew Ryan(Lindsey Gill) and great niece Katie Mae of Reynoldsburg, OH. Also, Nicholas (Claudia Gill) and great nephew, Woody and great niece, Colette Amelia Gill of Brooklyn, NY.
Friends are invited to attend Memorial services on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 11:00am at the Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 16 Ridgecrest Road, with Pastor Tim Spence officiating.
Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove Chapel, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bethlehem Volunteer Fire Department, 7 Chapel Road, Wheeling, WV 26003 or online at www.TMCFunding.com.
Online condolences may be extend to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com