Edward Joseph Dellget, Sr., 81, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at OVMC, Wheeling.

He was born February 20, 1936, in Benwood, WV, a son of the late James and Emma Dellget.

Edward was owner-operator of Dellget Insurance, was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church and was an Army veteran

In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by a sister; Mary Lee Berardi and a brother; Donald Dellget.

Edward is survived by his loving wife, Georgina Forgacs Dellget, and their three children; Laura Ann (Joseph) Schmidt, of St. Clairsville, OH, Julie Ann (Joseph) Gurney, of Palmyra, PA, Edward Joseph (Alyson) Dellget, Jr., of Wheeling, a sister; Rita (Rex)Strawn, of Wheeling, a brother; James Dellget, of Wheeling, along with five grandchildren; Andy and Christopher Schmidt, Gillian and Michael Gurney and Tristen Gilson.

Visitation will be held at the convenience of the family. Friends are invited to attend Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 11 a.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church, Glen Dale with Rev. Raju Antony as celebrant.

Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Catholic Church, or online at TMCFunding.com.

Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, WV 26003.

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