Lillian N. Vcelka, 99, of Wheeling, WV died Wednesday, November 30, 2016 in Good Shepherd Nursing Home.
She was born July 27, 1917 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Leonard and Rose (Levandoski) Sulek. Lillian attended St. Joseph’s Academy in Wheeling and was a long time member of Moundsville Country Club and Elm Grove Ladies Association.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, John Vcelka (2003); two brothers, Alphonse and Lou Sulek; one sister, Olga Klinkoski, and a granddaughter Janine Vcelka Kennedy and a grandson.
Surviving is one son, John Vcelka and wife Joan of Illinois; two daughters Linda Rice and husband Don of Flordia and Suzanna Knight of West Virginia; eight grandchildren, Donald Rice Jr., Kimberly Rice, Jacquie Vcelka Vu, John Vcelka Jr., Wendy Knight Donham, Jean Knight Baker, John Knight and Nancy Knight Bozic and several great grandchildren.
Family and friends will be received Tuesday, December 6, 2016 from 6-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St. A Mass of Christian burial will held Wednesday, December 7, at 11 am at St. Vincent de Paul Church. Interment will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.