James William Linton, 68, of Wheeling, WV, died Monday, June 23, 2014, in Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling.
He was born November 25, 1945, in Wheeling, WV, the son, of the late William C. and Dorothia Fousse Linton.
Mr. Linton was a retired parts manager for the former Linton Power Equipment Company and was a Christian by faith.
He was a former member of the Linton Power Equipment Bowling team at the Rose Bowl bowing lanes. And he also enjoyed deep sea fishing and classical music at the Wheeling Sympathy.
Surviving are his brother, Mark Linton and his wife, Cheryl of Wheeling.
There will be no visitation. Private graveside service will be held on at the convenience of the family at Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Belmont County Animal Shelter, 45244 National Road St. Clairsville, OH 43950.
Personal condolences may be offered to the family at www.kepnerfuneral. com.
Arrangements by the Kepner Funeral Home, 900 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003.