Stephen D. Herndon, 66, Wheeling, passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2017, in Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling.
He was born December 3, 1950, in Welch, WV, a son of the late Doug and Elizabeth (Cyphers) Herndon. He was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling.
Surviving are his daughter Rebecca (David) Britt of Erie, Colorado, and two grandchildren, Caleb and Elizabeth Britt.
Stephen worked in the Wheeling area as an Attorney of his own law firm for 40 years, he also served as the Solicitor General for the West Virginia Attorney General`s Office.
Outside of his professional career, he was a member of the Lewis Wetzel Rifle and Pistol Club, F.O.P.A. #89, WV Bar Association, NACDL, APA, and ASPCA.
A memorial mass will be celebrated at 11 am, Saturday, February 4, 2017, at Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church, with the Msgr. Bakhos Chidiac as celebrant.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Youth Services Systems Inc., 87 15th St, Wheeling, WV 26003, or to the Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center, 125 18th St, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.