Stephen Nemeth

NEMETH, Stephen J., 91, of McMechen, W.Va., died Friday, May 3, 2013 in Forest Hills Care Center in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

He was born on March 17, 1922 in Benwood, W.Va., a son to the late Stephen and Elizabeth (Lukas) Nemeth.

He was a member of St. James Catholic Church in McMechen. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 46 in Benwood, and the VFW Post 3655 in McMechen.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Frances K. (Kordich) Nemeth; and one brother, Frank Nemeth.

He is survived by one daughter, Karen Knight of Wheeling; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood- McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 10 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church in McMechen with Rev. Bekeh Utietiang as celebrant.

Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

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