ANTAL, Eileen Ann, 89, of McMechen, W.Va., died Monday, November 12, 2012 at the Christian Care Center in Mesquite, Texas.
She was born January 26, 1923, in Benwood, W.Va., a daughter to the late Joseph and Anna (Wech) Neduchal. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church in McMechen, the St. James Rosary Altar Society, and the St. James Church Choir.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Antal; four brothers, Rudolph, Anthony, Albert, and Emil Neduchal; and three sisters, Elsie Klinec, Erma Cuffaro and Velma Neduchal.
She is survived by one son, John J. Antal of Wheeling, W.Va.; three daughters, Patricia A. Gatewood and her husband Ronald of Elkins, W.Va., Kathleen L. Sawa and her husband Donald of Garland, Texas, and Joann A. Lewis of San Antonio, Texas; six grandchildren, Sean Gatewood, Brady Gatewood, Michelle Sawa, Jason Sawa, Brock Sawa, and Chad Sawa; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. and Friday, November 16, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, where a vigil service will be held Friday at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 10 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church in McMechen with Rev. Bekeh U. Utietiang as celebrant. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Heart Association, 40 12th Street, Wheeling, W.Va.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com.