Rosemarie (Erbacher) Henry, 86, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Tuesday, June 28 2022 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.
She was born on June 14, 1936 in Wheeling, daughter of the late Joseph D. Erbacher & Alma (Schaffer) Erbacher-Welty.
Rosemarie was a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and Wheeling Hospital Nursing School, Registered Nurse for Wheeling Hospital and retired from OVMC, member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Treasurer of St. Alphonsus Christian Mothers and Ladies Guild and a Central Catholic High School Booster.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Robert “Herk” Henry Sr; grandson, Anthony Weishar; Son-in-law, Rob Nettles; siblings, Rita Miller , Sandy Theiss, Pat, Larry and Joe Erbacher and several nieces and nephews.
Surviving are her 6 children, Cassie (Gene) Merkle of Delaware, OH, Robert “Bobby” Henry Jr. (Rene) of Wheeling, Patrick (Laurie) Henry of Wheeling, Lisa (John) Weishar of Wheeling, Jake (Bonnie) Henry of Wheeling and Jenny Nettles of Wheeling; 5 siblings, Judy (Ted) Glatz of Wheeling, Libby (Don) Reed of McMechen, WV, Sue McLaughlin of Wheeling, Nancy Geoghan of Bellaire, OH and Mike (Pearl) Welty of Wheeling; 14 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and her dog, Angel.
Friends will be received on Thursday, June 30 from 2-4 and 6-8 with a vigil service at 7:30 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling,
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, July 1, 2022 at 10am at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church with Rev, Dennis Schuelkins serving as Celebrant.
Entombment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling,
Memorial Contributions may be made to the St. Alphonsus Christian Mothers & Ladies Guild.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.
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