Shirley Ann Seamon

April 7, 1930 - March 31, 2022

04/07/1930 - 03/31/2022

Past Services

Wednesday April 06, 2022
2:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Thursday April 07, 2022
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Garden Mausoleum
Wheeling, WV 26003
Thursday April 07, 2022
10:00 am
St. Vincent dePaul Church
2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003


SEAMON, Shirley Ann, 91, of Wheeling died Thursday, March 31, 2022 peacefully at home.

She was born on April 7, 1930 in Woodsfield, OH the daughter of the late George and Lillian Brubauch Calvert.

Shirley was a graduate of Woodsfield High School and Wheeling Hospital School of Nursing.  She was a retired registered nurse from Wheeling Hospital where she worked for approximately 38 years from 1950 to 1988.  She was a devout Catholic and was a member of St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church in Elm Grove for approximately 65 years.  She volunteered for many parishioner services at both the church and school throughout the many years.  She also enjoyed attending Wheeling Hospital events for retired employees.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years, Don Louis Seamon, who passed away in 2008.

She is survived by her eight loving children:  Samuel L. Seamon of Wheeling, Sharon L. Bober and her husband Ambrose of Wheeling, Theresa M. (Tarey) Bernhard and her husband William (Bernie) of Racine, WI, Jody A. Contraguerro and her husband Robert of Wheeling, Don C. Seamon and his wife Kathleen of St. Clairsville, OH, Dennis M. Seamon and his wife Doreen of Belle Vernon, PA, Thomas J. Seamon and his wife Beth of Oakdale, PA, and Timothy S. Seamon and his wife Lori of McDonald, PA.

She is survived by her nineteen loving grandchildren:  Lisa (Joe) Miehle, Robert (Kim) Contraguerro, Chad Bernhard, Alicia (Brady) Himmelrick, Stacy (Jamie) Bordas, Kinsey (Mike) Leonard, Thomas (April) Contraguerro, Kiley (Craig) Vander Wyst, Alanna (Joey) Bellanca, Zachary (Kristin) Seamon, Josh (Lindsey) Contraguerro, Christina (Chad) Brandon, Kara Seamon, Terese Seamon, Cassidy Seamon, Kyle Seamon, Cole Seamon, Ashley Seamon, and Sean Seamon.

She is also survived by her twenty-seven loving great grandchildren and a brother, William Calvert, of Woodsfield, OH.

The family would like to give special thanks to her home health aides:  Tisah, Sydney, Donnae, Ava, Devin, J.D., Katina, Ivy, and Marjorie.  They would also like to thank Amedisys Hospice and Dr. James Comerci, her primary care physician, as well as, Sister Mary Alice.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 from 2pm – 7:30pm where a vigil service will be held at 7:30pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, WV 26003.  Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at 10am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Elm Grove.  Entombment will be held in Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the West Liberty Foundation – Don & Shirley Seamon Nursing Fund, 208 University Drive, College Union Box 126, West Liberty, WV 26074

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at


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Pete & Erin Cuffaro
1 year ago

To the Seamon Family:

We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother.

Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.

With deepest sympathy,

Pete & Erin Cuffaro

Mary Kay Laughlin
1 year ago

Shirley was a special lady, who would make you feel special. You could tell what a great mother she was when you would meet any members of her family. She was so caring. I feel blessed to have known her and her family. Sending healing prayers for your loss.

Bruce Denniston
1 year ago

So sorry for your loss.

Rosemary Humway Warmuth
1 year ago

Jody, Bob & Family, So very sorry to hear of your loss. May God comfort you & your family. Rosemary Humway-Warmuth & Humway Family

Robert Tuskey
1 year ago

Tarey and family, Wishing you the strength to face the days ahead and wonderful memories to cherish forever, I am sorry for your loss, you have my deepest condolences.

Butch and Mary (Mahoney) O'Hara
1 year ago

We have missed seeing and talking to her out in the yard as we did our yard work or hanging out clothes, she always had a kind word and a great smile….Rest in Peace

Carol Mastalerz
1 year ago

Dear Seamon Family;
May your loving memories of your mother, grandmother, comfort you now. She lives on in her family. I am sorry to learn of your loss. Prayers sent your way during this challenging time.

Vickie McClintock
1 year ago

So very sorry Jody and family for your loss, may she Rest in Peace

Cathy Brosh Strasser
1 year ago

My condolences, Jody. After losing my mom a few weeks ago, I understand the difficulty of this period for you. Your mom was a wise, hardworking woman who had a great sense of humor and an infectious laugh. I wish you peace.

1 year ago

Sharon&Ambrose & Family i’m so sorry about your mother my thoughts and heartfelt prayers are with you. From KIM and Dave Romine