James Albanese

ALBANESE, James Francis III, 44, of Warnock, Ohio, formerly of Lansing, Ohio, “The Legend,” passed Monday,

May 6, 2013 as the result of a farming accident.

He was born in Wheeling, W.Va., on July 18, 1968, a son of James (Jay) Albanese Jr. and Theresa Wierzbicki Albanese.

James was the owner of Albanese Construction, a 1986 graduate of Wheeling Central High School, and a Catholic.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grand-parents and maternal grandfather.

In addition to his parents, James is survived by his daughter, Mallory Albanese of Warnock; a son, James F. Albanese IV of Triadelphia, W.Va.; his love and best friend, Sharri Beiswenger; maternal grandmother, Antonia Wierzbicki; sister, Michele (Ed) Dubil of Delaware, Ohio; brother, Mark (Terri) Albanese of Lansing; his special little loves, Samantha and Jessica Beiswenger; nieces and nephews, TJ (Katie) Albanese; Zac and Tessa Dubil and Zane Ayouch; special aunts, uncles and cousins, and his dog Gustoav.

Friends will be received Thursday 2-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Road, Brookside, Ohio, where services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. with Msgr. George Coyne, officiating. Interment will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mallory Albanese college fund, c/o the family.

Offer online condolences to the family at www.wilsonfuneralhomes.com.