Woodrow “Gene” McConnell

May 9, 1953 - September 8, 2022
Woodrow “Gene”  McConnell

Together Again

Woodrow “Gene” McConnell, 69, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2022, in Wheeling Hospital.

Gene was born May 9, 1953, in Wheeling, a son of the late Neva Louise Stein. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his wife, Susan Lucille (Green) McConnell; a sister, Linda Goodwin; and a grandson, Brandon Richmond.

Gene is survived by his daughter, Patty (Charles) Richmond; a half-brother, Bill (Pam) Goodwin; and a grandson, Charles Richmond, Jr., all of Wheeling.

Friends will be received from 6 pm until 8 pm, Friday, September 16, 2022, at the CARE Funeral Home, South Wheeling Chapel, 3828 Jacob Street, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105, or online at www.tmcfunding.com by clicking here.


Visiting Hours

Care Funeral Home, South Wheeling Chapel - Directions
3828 Jacob Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
  • Friday, September 16, 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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  • September 15, 2022
    Connie Dominquez says:
    Gene was a great neighbor growing up in Valley Grove him and my brothers where always working on cars and going fishing, Connie (Pritt) Dominquez

  • September 15, 2022
    Brenda Hockenberry says:
    Jim and I send our sincere condolences of the loss of Gene, Sending Prayers to His family !! Rest easy Gene you will be greatly missed by so many. !

  • September 15, 2022
    Althea Kristufek says:
    Please accept my deepest condolences on the loss of your loved one. Gene was a good friend to many here at St. Paul's Terrace and his presence is already being missed.