John “Josh” Michael White

May 11, 1952 - July 30, 2020
John “Josh” Michael White

John “Josh” Michael White, 68, of Wheeling, WV passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Wheeling Hospital.
He was born May 11, 1952 in Glen Dale, WV, son of the late James E. and Edna W. (Nice) White.
John was a retired Correction Officer at the St. Mary’s Correctional Institution, loved reading, learning about history, sports, Short Wave Radios and spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, David White.
He is survived by his two children, Christopher (Heather) White of Wheeling and Jennifer (Curtis) Whorton of Moundsville; three sisters, Kathy Stanley of Ohio, Loraine (Jo) Irvine of NJ and Karen White-Lamanna of MD; brother, Jim (Judy) White of Glen Dale, WV; seven grandchildren, Anthony,Alex and Gabe White, Karma Hughes, MacKenzie, Josie and Curtis Whorton and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no services at this time.
On-line condolences may be expressed to the family at carechapel.com.
arrangements entrusted to CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 Second Street Moundsville, WV.


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  • August 04, 2020
    Kevin Freshwater says:
    Prayers for his family and friends on their loss. He will be missed by many that knew him. May he rest in peace.

  • August 04, 2020
    Sam Wood says:
    Rest In Peace John ... my prayers to your family and friends

  • August 04, 2020
    Brenda Crow says:
    So sorry, Jennifer. Bless you.

  • August 04, 2020
    Eric Clatterbuck says:
    Rest in peace Johno. My condolences

  • August 04, 2020
    John and Renae Yocum says:
    We are so sorry Jennifer for the loss of your father. Sending you many hugs and prayers.