Robert Allen Shilling, Sr.

April 19, 1937 - May 20, 2022

04/19/1937 - 05/20/2022

Robert Allen Shilling Sr., 85, of Valley Grove, WV, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022 at his residence.
He was born on April 19, 1937 in Wheeling, WV, son of the late Russell and Julia (Wallace) Shilling.
In addition to his parents, Robert is preceded in death by his wife of 45 years, Merle Lee (Custer) Shilling; son, C. Murray Shilling; Grandson, Anthony Allen “Tony” Viola and Sister Joyce Jasko.
Surviving are three children, Bob (Sharon ) Shilling, Jr., Karen Shilling-Darago (David) and Jody (Bill) Klug; 6 grandchildren, Bill Higgins, Vinnie Viola, Corey (Kat) Klug, Joseph Klug (Alyssa Sonnefeld) and Garrett and Adeline Shilling; one great grandchild, Robert John (RJ) Klug; daughter-in-law, Tracey Mehlman; 2 sisters-in-law, Bonnie Bonar and Suzanne Custer; cousin, Garnell Butler and several nieces and nephews.
Per Robert’s Request there will be no services at this time.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Soup Kitchen of Greater Wheeling, INC.1610 Eoff Street, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Arrangements were entrusted to Altmeyer Funeral Home, Wheeling Chapel, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling.

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Suzanne Custer
3 months ago

I will always remember your kindness. Thank you for being such a good friend.

Cindy Cornett
3 months ago

So sorry for your loss. God blessed you with a wonderful family and I’m so glad to know all of you. Take care, prayers and God bless.

Rodney A. Raimonde
4 months ago

My Deepest Condolences. May he Rest in Everlasting Peace.

Rodney A. Raimonde
4 months ago

My Deepest Condolences for your loss. May he Rest in Everlasting Peace.

Roxanne James
4 months ago

I’m sorry for your lose, May you find peace in your wonderful memories. God Bless you all.

Dennis R Albaugh
4 months ago

My sincere and humble condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Shilling. Denny Albaugh

Ray and Karen Cappone
4 months ago

We remember our teaching days in Ohio County and having Robert’s and Merle Lee’s children. Their legacy lives on in the family.

Ray and Karen Cappone
4 months ago

We send our sincere condolences to your family in this time of loss.