Peter Sam “Pete” Kohut, 99, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2022 at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martin’s Ferry, OH.
He was born in Wheeling, July 10, 1923, the son of the late Wasil and Theresa (Karchut) Kohut. He was a WWII US Navy Veteran and a devout member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Ukrainian Church. Following his services in the Navy, Pete went to work for numerous factories, including Marx Toys, Wheeling Stamping, Philips Stamping and Wheeling Steel along with others, where he worked as a machinist and tool & dye maker. Pete retired from Sebulsky Steel as a sales representative. He enjoyed riding his bicycle and working out, making sure to take care of his fitness and health.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his loving wife, Mary Ann (Witzberger) Kohut and seven sisters.
Peter is survived by his two children, Peter (Cathy) Kohut Jr. of St. Clairsville, OH and Mary Ann Bosley of Wheeling, WV; one sister, Vera Kohut of Wheeling; one granddaughter, Anna Rae (Jim) Fonner; two great-grandsons, Easton and Maverick and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received Wednesday, August 17, 2022 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., where funeral services will be held Thursday, August 18, at 11 am. Interment will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Ukrainian Church by clicking here.