Leonard Kirker

KIRKER, Leonard Alan, 56, of McMechen, WV, died Saturday, September 21, 2013, at home surrounded by his family and pastor.

He was born June 21, 1957 in Glen Dale, WV, a son of the late James Kirker, Sr.

Leonard had worked at the Greentab in Moundsville, and was a Christian by faith.

In addition to his father, Leonard was preceded in death by a brother, James Kirker, Jr.

Surviving is his mother, Pauline Puskarich Kirker of McMechen, his best friend and loving wife, Janice Beeman Kirker, a son, Ryan A. Kirker of McMechen, two sisters; Linda Amos and her husband, Walter, Deborah Sedoski and her husband, John, all of Wheeling, two brothers; Gary Kirker of McMechen, David Kirker and his wife, Judi of Wheeling, a grandchild; Danikka Leigh Anne Aungst, several nieces and nephews and Leonard’s beloved cats, Frosty, Henry and Garfunkle.

Friends will be received on Thursday, September 26, from 11 a.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall St., McMechen, with Pastor Mark Douglas officiating.

Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Living Word Church.

Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyer.com.

Leonard Kirker

KIRKER, Leonard A., 56, of McMechen, WV, died Saturday, September 21, 2013, at his home.

Arrangements are pending at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen, WV.