Leonard F. Romanek, 75, of Wheeling, died peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at home.
He was born September 17, 1940, a son of the late John P. and Berniece Pankiewiecz Romanek.
Leonard was a retired CSX Railroad engineer, was a life time member of St. Michael Catholic Church, and a 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. He was an avid Mountaineer Fan, fisherman and Ham Radio Operator.
Leonard is survived by his loving wife, Sandra George Romanek, 3children; Deirdre Bulian and her husband Lee, of Wheeling, Tina Group and her husband Eric, of Washington, PA, Michael Romanek and his wife Sheila, of Wheeling, a brother; John P. Romanek and his wife Jeanne, of Wheeling, a sister; Leonora Romanek of Tampa, FL, 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove, where rosary devotions will be conducted at 7:30pm.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 10:00am at St. Michael Catholic Church with Msgr. Joseph Peterson as celebrant.
Interment will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to WV Catholic Charities Flood Relief, 2000 Main St., Wheeling, WV 26003.
Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyer.com