Robert Eugene McConnell, “Bob”, 76, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Wheeling Hospital.
Bob was born January 11, 1941, in Wheeling, the son of the late Roy and Mildred (Wells) McConnell. He was retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp., and a U.S. Air Force veteran. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Don Eikey.
Bob is survived by his son, Robert J. “Jeff” McConnell, Sr.; a daughter, Kathy McConnell-Roseberry; a sister, Mary Eikey; a niece, Sharon Eikey; grandchildren, Robert J. McConnell, Jr., Brady L. McConnell and his fiance’, Shayla Cunningham, Charles Roseberry and his wife, Melissa, Robert S. Roseberry and his wife, Elizabeth, Shelby M. Roseberry, Kimberly M. Roseberry and her fiance’, Damien Garlitz, and Brittany F. Roseberry; and numerous great-grandchildren.
In accordance with Bob’s wishes, there will be no visitation or services. Arrangements by Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com