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Paul Takach

November 20, 2012
The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

TAKACH, Paul W., 88, of Benwood, WV, died Monday, November 19, 2012 in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, WV.

He was born December 28, 1923 in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late Joseph and Catherine Takach.

Mr. Takach was a retired employee of Oglebay Norton Coal Co. and a member of St. John Catholic Church, Benwood. He was a member of the Blake Brothers American Legion, Post 46, Benwood, the VFW Post 437, Moundsville and the Disabled American Veterans.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Takach; three brothers, Stephen, Joseph and John Takach; a sister, Helen Sherman.

Surviving are a son, David A. (Debbie) Takach of Glen Dale, WV; a daughter, Donna (George) Sidiropolis of Wheeling, WV; a sister, Mary (John) Bradcovich of Wheeling; a brother, Michael Takach of Wheeling; four grandchildren, Christy Takach, Lisa Tucker, George Sidiropolis and David Sidiropolis; two great-grandchildren, Emily and Abby Tucker; several nieces and nephews.

There will be no visitation.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Private interment in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling, with the Moundsville Honor Guard conducting military graveside services.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.

Arrangements by Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall Street, Mc Mechen, WV.

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