Delno Franklin "Pete" Shreve

  • Born: January 10, 1933
  • Died: February 13, 2018
  • Location: Elkins, West Virginia

Lohr & Barb Funeral Home

120 1st St
Elkins, WV 26241

Tel. (304) 636-4440

Tribute & Message From The Family

Delno Franklin "Pete" Shreve, age 85 years, a resident of Valley Bend, WV departed this life Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Valentine Personal Care Home with his loving family at his side and under the care of WV Caring.
He was born Tuesday, January 10, 1933 at Elkins, WV a son of the late Clifford Earl and Viola Arbogast Shreve. He was twice married. First, to the former Charlene Jeter, who preceded him in death. Second, to Faith Shreve, who preceded him in death. Surviving are one son, Delno Shreve, Jr. of OH; three daughters, Betty Beall and husband Jeffrey, and Barbara Wilson and husband Mitchell, all of Elkins; Martha White of Terra Alta; two brothers, Strader Shreve of FL, David Shreve and wife Pansy of York, PA; two sisters, Betty Nelson and Margaret Webster, both of PA; three grandchildren, Amanda Foster, Jennifer Woods, and Harold White; four great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death are one infant son; and three sisters, Mary Tearfelter, Shirley Lohr, and Wanda Moran.
He attended the one room school at Shavers Run at Valley Bend, and was a veteran of the U. S. Army serving during World War II. He was a welder having worked for the Western Maryland Railroad, the West Virginia Department of Highways and later in his own business at Baltimore, MD. He enjoyed camping with his family and hunting.
Graveside Services will be conducted at 11 AM, Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Elkins Memorial Gardens on the Country Club Road, Elkins WV. The Rev. Bill McCallister will officiate and interment will follow with full military honors being accorded by members of the WV Army National Guard Honor Guard, the H. W. Daniel's Post # 29, American Legion and the Tygarts Valley Post # 3647, Veterans of Foreign Wars.