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Patrick Dwaine Wellman

June 28, 1963 — February 2, 2023

Midkiff, WV


Patrick Dwaine Wellman, 59, of Midkiff, WV passed away peacefully on Thursday February 2, 2023 at Western Reserve Hospice in Westlake, OH. 

He was born June 28 1963 in Logan, WV, a son of the late Delany and Carol Farley Wellman.  He was also preceded in death by one brother, Gary Wellman; aunt, Norma Wellman; uncle Ted Wellman; and sister-in-law Angie Wellman. 

He grew up in Cleveland, OH where he played baseball as a catcher and football in school. He worked various jobs in Cleveland.  He moved to West Virginia in 1998 where he worked in pipelining, roofing and carpentry.  He loved to raise a wonderful garden.  He also liked to hunt, fish and watch his sports and westerns.

He is survived by one brother, Terry Wellman; uncle, Carl Wellman; aunt, Shirley Wellman; step mother, Madaline Wellman; sister-in-law, Sheila Wellman; nephew, Joseph Wellman; nieces, Ashley Ostolaza (Will), Melissa Smigelski and Christine Wellman; 8 grandchildren, Kayli, Ethan and Olivia Meier, Penelope Smigelski, Adianna, Aliyah and William Ostolaza, Melony Wellman. Also survived by special friends; Jackie and Rachel Nelson.

Funeral services will be 11:00am Thursday February 9, 2023 at McGhee-Handley Funeral Home, West Hamlin, WV with Paul Stevens officiating. The burial will follow in the Wellman-Bellomy Cemetery, Midkiff, WV.  A visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm Wednesday at the funeral home.


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Service Schedule

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Funeral Service

Thursday, February 9, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

McGhee-Handley Funeral Home

6670 McClellan St, West Hamlin, WV 25571

Visitation Wednesday
6 to 8 PM

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Thursday, February 9, 2023

Wellman-Bellomy Cemetery

Nine Mile, Midkiff, WV

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