Randy Tschappatt Jr.

TSCHAPPATT, Randy Jr., 18, resident of Wheeling, WV, died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at home.

He was born October 18, 1994, in Wheeling, the son of Randy and Deborah Sue Johnson Tschappatt.

Randy was a senior at Wheeling Park High School where he played golf for 3 years. He formerly worked at Oglebay Park at the Par 3 Golf Course in the summer, and the Ski Lodge in the winter. He was currently working for McKeen Cleaning. He was a member of the Warwood Christian Church.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Adam Johnson, and his paternal grandfather, George Brown.

Surviving in addition to his parents, is a brother, Richard Blackmore, Jr; sisters, Maria Blackmore, Brittany Tschappatt, and Kelly Tschappatt, all of Wheeling; maternal grandmother, Marie Johnson; paternal grandmother, Lora Brown; nephew, Devin Tschappatt; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Randy was well liked, and was respectful of other people. He loved his brother and sisters, and a special cousin, Hans Rogerson, Jr. He also had a special place in his heart for his dog, Gizzy.

Friends will be received Tuesday, May 7, 2013, from 2-8 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 900 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003 (304-232-2732) where services will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Roger Murfin officiating.

Interment in Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Ohio County Animal Shelter, RD 2, Box 370 BB, Triadelphia, WV 26059.

Condoleces can be sent to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.