Allen Dale Blehschmidt, Sr., 61, of Wheeling passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014, at Bishop J. Hodges Continuous Care.
He was born May 10, 1952, in Clarksburg, WV, son of the late Bernard and Gloretta Blehschmidt.
He was a retired dietary aide from Wheeling Hospital and a former employee of Blaw Knox. He was also a member of New Life United Methodist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Randy N. Blehschmidt.
He is survived by his wife, Randy Ruth Blehschmidt; a son, Allen "AJ" Blehschmidt, Jr.; and a niece, Jennifer Griffth.
Friends will be received Monday, May 5, 2014, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 1308 Chapline St., Wheeling (304-232-5110) and Tuesday, May 6, 2014 from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. with Rev Keith Forkey officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Life United Methodist Church, 115 South Broad Street, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Personal condolences may be made to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.