Arthur F. Wehman, 88, of West Pittsburg (formerly of Ellwood City) passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at his residence.
Born November 14, 1932 in Wayne Township, he was the son of the late Arthur F. and Minnie Weisenstin Wehman. He was married to Martha Louden on May 26, 1956. They were married over 64 years.
Art graduated from Lincoln High School in 1950. Art was a veteran of the United States Navy. He served from 1951-1955 during the Korean Conflict. He was a life long member of the Slippery Rock Presbyterian Church, where he served on the session and as a deacon. He was the head of security at the Passavant Retirement Center and retired from US Steel in Ohio after 30 years. Art was an active member of the Veteran’s Honor Guard, VFW 8106 in New Galilee, and also the Wayne Township Fire Department. He attended over 1000 military funerals. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golfing.
Survivors include two sons, David (Beth) Wehman of Koppel, Bruce (Rhonda) Wehman of Richmond, VA; daughter, Elaine (Mike) Priscilla of Ellwood City; two sister in laws, Georgie Nagel, Eloise Wehman; one grandson, Colton (Amanda) Priscilla; four granddaughters, Meghan (Justin) Miller, Krystal (Henry) Freeman, Kim (Wes) Sanders, Celeste Wehman; seven great grandchildren; Gage and Bryce Miller, Chase and Eli Priscilla, Alex, Emma, and Sara Freeman.
He was preceded in death by three sisters; Marie Brown, Pauline Young, and Irene Cowden; two brothers; Lawrence and Warren Wehman; and a grandson, Keith Galat.
Visiting hours will be held on Saturday February 13, 2021 from 2:00 pm to until the time of the funeral service at 4:00 pm at the Marshall Funeral Home, 200 Fountain Ave, Ellwood City.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Children’s Hospital in PIttsburgh or the donor’s choice. .
The family would like to thank UPMC Family Hospice for their kind and compassionate care.
All visitors are asked to wear masks and practice social distancing.
Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.
My condolences to Art’s family.
I miss the many years we spent together at my deer camp. – Bob Woods
My deepest sympathy….I have wonderful memories of time spent at the Wehmans. Holding you all close in thought and prayer.
Elaine and family – so sorry to hear of your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers at this time.
Chris & Gary MacDonald
I remember working with Art at Passavant. The days ran smoothly with Art in charge. God’s blessings to his family.
Shirley Klindienst Sanders
Our deepest sympathy to Dave & family for their loss. Bill and I worked with Art at Passavant. May your memories offer comfort during this difficult time.
At this difficult time I’m sending my sincere condolences to the family of Art. Growing up as neighbors, and church family, I remember his pleasant smile and always welcoming words. May God pour his peace upon you all.