McFADDEN, David Joseph, 18, of Wheeling, died Thursday, December 20, 2012 in the OVMC, Wheeling.
He was born April 7, 1994 in Wheeling, a son of Thomas and Michele Jeskey McFadden.
David was a 2012 graduate of Wheeling Central Catholic High School, where he played basketball and lacrosse and was a member of the National Honor Society, was currently a student at West Liberty University, and was a member of St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church.
David was a fan of the Pittsburgh Pirates, had a great love of the Philadelphia Eagles and loved to go fishing.
David was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, John and Mary McFadden; and his maternal grandmother, Rose Marie Jeskey.
Surviving in addition to his parents is his brother, Nathan McFadden; two sisters, Melanie and Marissa McFadden; and his paternal grandfather, John Jeskey, Sr., of St. Clairsville.
Friends will be received on Sunday, December 23 from noon until 8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, December 24 at 10 a.m. in St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church, with Rev. James LaCrosse, S.M. and con-celebrant Rev. Gary Naegele.
Interment will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Vigil services will be conducted on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a scholarship in David's name being set up at CCHS, C/O Altmeyer Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyer.com.