John Almond

ALMOND, John F. Jr., of Wheeling, WV, passed away Friday, December 7, 2012, at Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. He was also known as “Jack” and “Wolfman.”

He was born on September 4, 1957, in Martins Ferry, OH, the son of the late John F. and Laura M. Almond Sr.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Nancy Jean Karrasch.

Jack was a dog trainer, a member of the First English Lutheran Church of Wheeling. He was an avid Buffalo Bills fan and LA Lakers fan.

He is survived by his three sisters, Joan (Jim) Faunda of Dillionvale, OH, Judy Fugate of Wheeling, WV, Jane Ann Amons of Wheeling, as well as his companion Joyce Baker of Wheeling, 13 nieces and nephews, and 25 great-nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Sunday from 1 p.m. until time of service at 4 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.

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