DENNIS SCHWING

Dennis Keith Schwing, 61, of Limestone, WV, passed away on June 13, 2014.

He was born August 19, 1952, to the late Herman J. and Wava Bostic Schwing.

Dennis was a retired machinist from Wheeling- Pittsburgh Steel and a former machine tool technology teacher at John Marshall High School. He was a member of WACOM Amateur Radio Club and the NRA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Charlotte, Sondra, George and Herman.

Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Deborah Francis Schwing; daughter, Jamie (Darby Copeland) of Martins Ferry; son, Jason (Stacey Whetzel) of Limestone; granddaughter, Alexandra; two special girls, Katie Copeland and Sierra Bigford; brother, Harold (Suzie) of Moundsville; several nieces, nephews and cousins and his constant companion, J.D.

Per his request, there will be no funeral service. Friends and family are invited to attend an informal celebration of life at the Limestone Community Building on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 5-9 p.m. .

Memorial contributions may be made in Dennis’ name to the Limestone VFD at P.O. Box 217, Moundsville WV, 26041 or to the Marshall County Animal Shelter at 37 Animal Shelter Drive, Moundsville, WV 26041.

Arrangements were entrusted to Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, WV.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.altmeyer.com.

DENNIS SCHWING

Dennis Keith Schwing, 61, of Limestone, WV, passed away on June 13, 2014.

Arrangements pending at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Moundsville.