Robert Kupchak

July 16, 1933 - July 24, 2016

07/16/1933 - 07/24/2016

Past Services

Thursday July 28, 2016
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Thursday July 28, 2016
7:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions


Robert J. “Kup” Kupchak, 84, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Bishop Hodges Continuous Care Center.
He was born July 16, 1932 in Pittsburgh, PA, son of the late Charlie and Josephine Kupchak.
Bob was a retired salesman with the Warner-Lambert Co., and was a member of Our Lady of Lebanon Catholic Church, where he was a reader.  He was a stellar basketball player for Wheeling High School, played baseball for the American Legion, loved fishing and the game of golf.   Bob served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Bob is survived by his wife of 60 years, Dorothy “Dottie” Hedinger Kupchak, three children; Karen Delbert and her husband Rick, of Wheeling, Kathy Berlinsky and her husband Mike, of Pittsburgh, and Bobby Kupchak of Wheeling.
He has three grandchildren; Nicole Marie Paree, Kara Lea Michalski and her husband Brandon, and Tony Delbert and his wife BJ and their daughter Gracie Lea.
Friends and family will be received on Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 4:00pm until 8:00pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., Wheeling, where prayer services will be held at 7:00pm with Monsignor Bakhos Chidiac officiating.
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Carl Allison
6 years ago

Bobby, so sorry for the loss of your Dad. It has been a long time since our playing days at The Park, so please know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers!

Carrie Schlick Sacco
6 years ago

Dottie & family, So very sorry for your loss.

Dennis R Albaugh
6 years ago

My sincere and deepest condolences to the family and friends of “Kup”. Denny Albaugh

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard
6 years 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 Robert Kupchak, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Army Veteran, Robert Kupchak, “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 †