Sean Elerick

ELERICK, Sean Patrick, 45, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Monday, October 10, 2011 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, W.Va.

He was born July 25, 1966, the son of Vearl and Patricia Paxton Elerick of Mount Pleasant, Ohio.

Sean graduated from Wittenburg University in 1988 and earned his Master’s Degree from Miami of Ohio University in 1991. He was Vice President and Portfolio Manager of Premier Bank and Trust Company, a former investment officer with WesBanco, Belmont National Bank, Sky Bank and Huntington Bank.

He is a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, St. Clairsville, Knights of Columbus Council #4243 of St. Clairsville, and a member of the Ohio Valley Christian Soldiers.

In addition to his parents, surviving are his loving wife, Diane Saffell Elerick, two sons, Trey Christopher Elerick and Quintin Michael Elerick, two sisters, Vicki Lynn (Roger) Baker of Mount Pleasant, Ohio; Joni Lea Elerick (Morgan Coast) of St. Clairsville; aunts, uncle, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends received 3-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home, 204 W. Main St., St. Clairsville, where vigil services will be held at 8 p.m. followed by K of C Rosary Devotion at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, St. Clairsville, with Rev. Thomas Chilog as celebrant. Interment in Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville, Ohio. Memorial contributions can be made to the Sean P. Elerick Memorial Fund of the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley which will support causes important to Sean during his lifetime. Please mail contributions to Premier Bank and Trust, P.O. Box 777, St. Clairsville, OH 43950. Offer condolences online at