DUPKE, John Edward, 63, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, in the Wheeling Hospital.
He was born on August 20, 1949, in Martins Ferry, Ohio, the son of the late John Lewis and Rosalee Elseser Dupke.
Mr. Dupke was a Christian by faith and a retired truck driver for Hone and Sons Trucking Company.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Dougherty Dupke; one son, John Sheridan (Danielle) Dupke of Dennison, OH; a daughter, Candi L. (Dan) Millhouse of Wheeling, WV; two brothers, Raymond (Bud) (Suzie) Dupke of Moundsville, WV, and Steve (Colleen) Dupke of Martins Ferry, OH; three sisters, Barbara Murray of Parkersburg, WV, Karen Miller of Wheeling, WV, and Grace (Lynn) Moore of Florida. Also surviving are two grandchildren, seven step-grandchildren and five step-great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received on Friday, February 8, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 900 National Road, Wheeling, WV (304-232-2732), where services will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2013, at 12:30 p.m with Pastor Spencer Curry officiating.
Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.
Personal condolences can be expressed at www.kepnerfuneral.com.