Robert J. Kallay

KALLAY, Robert John, 65, of Wintersville, OH, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Wheeling Hospital surrounded by his family.

He was born August 12, 1948, in Weirton, WV, a son to the late John and Lillian (See) Kallay.

He was a retired steel worker with Wheeling- Pittsburgh Steel and the RG Steel companies. He was a member of the Jefferson Sportsman Club and the United Steel Workers of America. He was Catholic by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, John Kallay.

He is survived by his loving wife, Priscilla Simpson Kallay; four daughters, Bridget Chase of Wintersville, Jada Kallay of Wintersville, Shana (Joshua) Jones of St. Clairsville, OH, and Ashley Kallay of Wintersville; one stepson, David (Gwen) Campbell of Wheeling, WV.; one sister, Janet (Andy) Tesack of Charlottesville, Va.; seven grandchildren, Thomas, Zachery, and Caitlynn Chase, Jakoby and Paxton Jones, and Mya and Tristan Jones; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Friends will be received Friday, April 11, 2014, from 11 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 1 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, W.Va. with Rev. Laurence Wrenn officiating.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Shinn and the staff at the Schiffler Cancer Center at Wheeling Hospital.

Memorial donation can be made to the Schiffler Cancer Center of Wheeling Hospital, 1 Medical Park, Wheeling, WV. 26003

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