Wallace Eugene Pelkey, 62, of Belmont, Ohio, died Monday, January 8, 2018 in Wheeling Hospital.

He was born on September 29, 1955 in Bellaire, Ohio, a son of the late Charles H. Pelkey and Mary Chuslo Pelkey.

Wallace was a retired truck driver.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Dennis Pelkey; and a sister, Mary Thrash.

Surviving are his wife, Donna Jeannie Shunk Pelkey; a foster son, Jonathan Murphy; a brother, Charles W. Pelkey; a sister, Tammy (Rodger) Fisher; and nieces.

Private services held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements entrusted to Toothman Funeral Home in St. Clairsville.