Michael Bokanovich

BOKANOVICH, Michael E. “Mudcat,” 52, of Moundsville, W.Va., died Tuesday April 27, 2010 at home.

He was born June 19, 1957 in Glen Dale, W.Va.

Michael was a 1975 graduate of John Marshall High School, a retired employee of the W.Va. Department of Highways, and a Christian by faith.

He loved hunting and fishing, and was an avid WVU fan.

He was preceded in death by his father; and his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Homer B. Duffy.

Surviving are his mother, Norma Jean Bokanovich; his brother, Robert “Bo” (Elaine) Bokanovich of Cape Cod, Mass.; a niece, Teagan Bokanovich; nephews, Aidan, Orrie and Liam Bokanovich; his loving companion, Beth McCellan; his beloved dog, Sandy; several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Friends will be received from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, April 29, 2010 at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Interment in Greenlawn Cemetery, Moundsville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 13, GlenDale, WV 26038.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.altmeyer.com.

Michael Bokanovich

BOKANOVICH, Michael “Mudcat,” 52, of Moundsville died Tuesday, April 27, 2010, at home.

Arrangements are pending at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville, WV 26041.