William John Sanford Trouten, 78, of Wheeling, passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at Bishop Hodges Continous Care, Wheeling.
He was born April 15, 1937 in Martins Ferry, OH, son of the late William A. and Verna (Matulavich) Trouten.
In addition to his parents, William was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Margaret (Hockenberry) Trouten ; sister, Debbie Kuthy and niece, Amy Roberts.
William was a Catholic by faith, a retired Production Manager at Action Packaging in Washington, PA and a US Army Veteran, member of the Moose Lodge of Wheeling, member of the Cave Club and an avid fast pitch softball pitcher. William’s high- light of his life was his grandchildren.
The family of William Trouten would like to give their heart felt words of appreciation to all the wonderful staff at Bishop Hodges Continous Care for their compassionate care of Bill at his time of need.
He is survived by two children, Tammy (Robert) Kleeh and Ronald W. Trouten and his companion, Sue, all of Wheeling; sister, Delores (Thomas) Roberts of Bridgeport, OH; six grandchildren, Kerstee, Kenadee, Koltin, Breanne, Courtney and Dana; niece, Kelly (Jeff) Kent; two nephews, Tommy (Laura) Roberts and Chris Roberts and several great nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Monday, December 28, 2015 at 2pm at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Bishop’s Chapel with Msgr. Paul Hudock officiating.
Arrangements handled by Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the COPD Foundation c/o tmcfunding.com.
Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyer.com