Remembering Someone You Love

...that's always been our purpose at Kepner Funeral Homes. We have been serving the Wheeling area for over 165 years, making us the oldest funeral business in the region. Six generations, including five generations of Kepners, have provided dedicated service to our local community.

Today, the Kepner Funeral Homes continue to provide caring funeral services to the people of Wheeling under the direction of Co-Presidents John D. and James B. Kepner, sons of President Emeritus John W. Kepner.

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Testimonials

  • My brother and I want to thank you for all you have done to lessen our sorrow during our brother's death. Mr Rose was very much in control and made the arrangements effortlessly, for which we are extremely grateful. Thank you for the remembrance candle and preparing our picture DVD We would also like to thank whomever applied Jack's make-up and combed his hair in the style he wore it----thank you. You treated Jack and our family with respect and we appreciated it. Thank all of you who worked so hard to get us through our hard times!!!
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    The Oliver Family , April 28, 2014

  • Norma, Thank You for making sure that my little man killer was taken care of and making sure he was returned safely to his mom. You will always have a place in my heart.
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    Miss Tracy , April 05, 2014

  • There was never a question with my mom as to who would preside over her arrangements. Her words of how "they will take care of you" couldn't have been more true. Even though your function is that of a business, your staff added other dimensions to that role. Your thoughtfulness , comfort and support were invaluable and for that, we are eternally grateful. Thank-You
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    The Tysk Family , May 07, 2012

  • Dear Bill, We greatly appreciate your caring and compassionate assistance following the death of Sandy' s father. Your father would be pleased that you carry on a long standing family tradition of service to others during their gravest time of need. When I saw you arrive at the house for the body Sunday, I knew that we would be in good hands throughout our ordeal. We were particularly pleased and honored that, despite having a full agenda, you made it a priority to handle our arrangements.
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    The Wilson Family , July 19, 2012

  • Dear Mark, Linda and Staff, Words cannot express the good treatment our family received when attending to the funeral of our uncle. You made a hard job easier. The "Whole Kepner Crew" was kind, considerate, helpful and down to earth. Thank-You for all you did.
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    The Watson Family , October 20, 2011

  • Jim Kepner was caring, friendly and professional . He showed genuine concern for our family. Thank-You
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    The Yenson & Williams Families , December 01, 2013

  • I wanted to Thank-You so much for the beautiful Memorial Service you had yesterday. I really appreciate your thoughtfulness. God Bless you all!
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    The Taylor Family , November 07, 2011

  • Dear Mr Kepner. I wanted to tell you how much I appreciated Norma and Larry's kindness, consideration and compassion when I phoned to make arrangements to have my Sam picked up after he went to kitty Heaven. Thank-You Mr Kepner for providing this much needed service for pets.
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    The McCort Family , April 11, 2013

  • The People! Everyone treated us wonderful! Alex even went to his house and brought mother a bar stool to sit on by the casket.
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    The Haulk Family , June 28, 2012

  • Everything was great! Jim Kepner you were the "Best". You made us all feel good! In our time of sorrow, Thank-You for taking extra time explaining things to dad.
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    The Blackmore Family

  • Cathy Danehart was super. She did all my stuff with the state of Ohio nursing home with the paperwork. When mom died, Bob Rose then helped me with her last wishes. We were so pleased with everything.
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    The Vogler Family , February 23, 2012

  • Mark Danehart was "on the ball" , good service. My wife and myself will be using Kepner's when the Good Lord calls us Home.
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    The Blum Family , November 12, 2013