Susanna Wilson

January 24, 1934 - April 19, 2017

01/24/1934 - 04/19/2017

Past Services

Sunday April 23, 2017
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel
118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041
304-845-4560 | Directions
Monday April 24, 2017
Park View Memorial Gardens
Waddles Run Rd., RD 4, Box 127
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-1320 | Directions
Monday April 24, 2017
11:00 am
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
Moundsville, WV

Susanna Wilson, 83, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Wheeling Hospital.

She was born January 24, 1934, a daughter of the late Paul and Susan (Wargo) Gemerchak. Susanna was an active member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, where she took part in God’s Children of Love Prayer Group and sang with the choir. She was very active in the community, she volunteered with Reynolds Memorial Hospital until 2002, a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 3, VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 437, Slovak Catholic Association, Mound Senior Citizens, and Marshall County Community Education Outreach Service.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, Jack R. Wilson; one daughter, Susanne Menear and one sister, Evelyn Smith.

Susanna is survived by her four children, Jack (Jane) Wilson Jr., of Milton, WV, Paul Wilson of Moundsville, WV, David Wilson of Liverpool, NY, and Maria (Steve) Brown of Cincinnati, OH; four grandchildren, Adam, Jakob, and Grace Brown and Brittney Menear; two sisters, Rita Hansen of Elizabeth, PA and Anna (Douglas) O’Har of Pleasant Hills, PA, and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 4-8 pm, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville. Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, April 24, at 11 am at St. Francis Xavier Church with Fr. Antony Raju officiating. Interment will be held at Park View Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Xavier Church in C/O

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Kathy Bee
7 years ago

Eternal rest, grant unto her O Lord
and let perpetual light shine upon her.
May she rest in peace. Amen.
May her soul and the souls of all the faithful departed,
through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

Susan will be missed. Heaven gained a beautiful soul

Stephanie O'Dell Acuna
7 years ago

Marie and family, I am so sorry I could not be there in person to offer my condolences. We will keep you in our prayers.

7 years ago

One of the kindest people ever to grace this earth. She will be missed.

Diann Clarke
7 years ago

Great neighbors come one in a million but you were certainly one of the million. So sorry but you will be certainly missed.

Hartinger Family
7 years ago

A small little light to represent that warm smile and kind heart put forth so brightly by your cherished Mother. Holding you close in our hearts now and always. Our deepest condolences.