Norman Robert Stenger

August 5, 1948 - March 28, 2022

08/05/1948 - 03/28/2022

Past Services

Visitation
Friday April 01, 2022
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Cemetery
Saturday April 02, 2022
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Garden Mausoleum
Wheeling, WV 26003
Directions
Visitation
Saturday April 02, 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Service
Saturday April 02, 2022
11:00 am
St. James Catholic Church
326 Logan Street
McMechen, WV 26040
Directions

Norman Robert “Norm” Stenger, 73, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away Monday, March 28, 2022 at Wheeling Continuous Care, Wheeling, WV.

He was born August 5, 1948 in Wheeling, WV, the son of the late Robert and Emily (Kenderzerski) Stenger. Norm was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church where he served as church cantor and soloist and an owner of Coach’s Bar in McMechen.

Norm was a U.S. Army Vietnam War Veteran. He was shot twice while serving as a medic in the war and is a Purple Heart recipient. Norm retired from the city of Glen Dale as Chief of Police and was the former Assistant WV Fire Chief in Glen Dale and the former Marshall County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy serving under Sheriff Lightner. He was a member of the American Legion, Knights of Columbus and a lifetime member of the Glen Dale Fire Department. Norm served on the Reynolds Memorial Hospital Board and Bishop Donahue Board and was on Glen Dale City Council for many years.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his loving wife, Sandra L. Stenger (2011).

Norm is survived by his sister Jerilyn Joan (Keith) McMahon of Homosassa, FL; three nephews, Blair (Lori Ann) McMahon of Hilton Head, SC, Isaac (Christy) McMahon of Delaware and Lincoln (Laura) McMahon of Delaware; one great-niece, Brooke McMahon, three great-nephews, Mason, Deane and Ellwood McMahon and his best friend, Joyce Shaw.

Family and friends will be received Friday, April 1, from 5-7 pm and Saturday, April 2, from 9-10 am, at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville. A mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, April 2, at 11 am at St. James Catholic Church, 326 Logan St., McMechen, with Fr. Doney Chacko officiating. Entombment will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

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Marty Strganac
5 months ago

As Postmaster of Glen Dale in the 1980’s and 90’s, Norm was always asking me if I needed any help from the city. He provided it on many occasions. Norm was a man of faith with unwavering service to his community. Condolences to his family, may he rest in peace.

Tracy Mellott
6 months ago

So sorry for your loss. I am so happy I had the chance to know Norm. He was one of a kind with a huge heart and cared for everyone. Never had an unkind word to say about anyone. I will miss you Norm and know you are now pain free and dancing with your lovely wife again. Love You

Craig and Brandy Stoehr
6 months ago

RIP Norm, condolences to your family and friends! You will be missed

John Moore
6 months ago

Jerilyn, We are so sorry for the loss of your brother, Norman. He served in law enforcement for years and when I knew him He was the Chief Deputy for Marshall County Sheriff Department. God be with You during your loss John & Sharon Moore

Carl Carenbauer
6 months ago

Condolences to the family of Norm. A great person who was always friendly and a pleasure to do business with over the decades. He will certainly be missed. RIP

Jay Knapp
6 months ago

Sorry to hear about Norman. I’m sure he’ll be missed and remembered by all who knew him.

Dennis R Albaugh
6 months ago

My sincere and humble condolences to the family and friends of “Norm”. Denny Albaugh

Jeffrey Lynn Wright jr
6 months ago

I’m sorry loss prayers for family members working bar in Benwood wv rip alway miss you heartbroken heaven with god

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
6 months 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 Norman Robert Stenger, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Norman Robert Stenger, is “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 †

Lois Rutter
6 months ago

This is just heartbreaking. My heartfelt condolences to Jerilyn, Keith, Coach’s family, Josh and all who knew him. Marshall County lost one of the good guys but he left us with so many wonderful memories to help us get through this loss. I hope you and Sandie are having a wonderful reunion in heaven. Know that you will never be forgotten. Love you.