Marilou Witt

October 16, 1946 - May 3, 2021

10/16/1946 - 05/03/2021

Past Services

Friday May 07, 2021
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 232-0330 | Directions
Saturday May 08, 2021
10:00 am
Cathedral of St. Joseph
1300 Eoff St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-233-4121 | Directions

Marilou (Wells) Witt, age 74, of Wheeling, West Virginia, passed away on Monday, May 3, 2021.

She was born October 16, 1946, daughter of the late Encil and Elizabeth (Blatt) Wells. Marilou was born and raised in Wheeling and graduated from Wheeling Central Catholic High School in 1965. She was loved by so many, but above all, she cherished her grandchildren, who will always remember her as “Grammie” and her dog, Gracie.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sisters, Marilyn Strope, Judy Wilson and Karen Conway, and brother Donald Wells.

Marilou is survived by her high school sweetheart and husband of over 53 years, Ronald A. Witt, Sr.; son Ronald A. Witt, Jr.; daughter Natalie Witt (Stephen) Washine and three grandchildren, Emily Witt, Elizabeth Washine and Abigail Washine.

Family and friends will be received Friday, May 7, 2021, from 5-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. A memorial Mass will be held Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 10:00 am at the Cathedral of St. Joseph, 1300 Eoff Street, Wheeling.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 300 Wharton Circle, Triadelphia, WV 26059 or by clicking here.


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Charles Marano
3 years ago

Ron sorry for your loss you have our deepest sympathy

Mike & Laura Maloney
3 years ago

Ronnie, Ron Jr and Natalie, we are very sorry to hear of the passing of Marilou. She will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Mike & Laura Maloney, Las Vegas.

Gary & Georgeann Yoho
3 years ago

Ron, you and your family are in our Thoughts and Prayers. You have our sincerest Sympathy!

Roberta (Birdie) Gossett
3 years ago

My condolence to Ron, Robin,Randy and the family. Marilou was my neighbor and playmate when we were children. I have nice memories of those days. My prayers and thoughts are with everyone.

Mary Ryan
3 years ago

Marilou, from the moment we met we hit it off, you not understanding my Brooklyn accent, me not understanding you. We had many laughs and some tears I will always remember with fondness, you were special. Till we meet again my friend.

Linda Jasko
3 years ago

sorry for your loss will keep you and your family in my prayers

Shelley Tuskey
3 years ago

What a caring, generous, and hard working person. I enjoyed working with Marylou at the Wheeling Civic Garden Center. My deepest sympathy.

Regina Wood
3 years ago

Ron, so sorry to hear of your wife passing. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

Tara Parshall
3 years ago

What a loving kind creative person She was. I loved working and having fun with Marilou.

Carly Groff
3 years ago

Marlilou we had such wonderful times together, sharing and laughing. We were so much alike. I miss you dearly my (sister) my friend. I know you’re with Jesus and one day I’ll see you again.