Louis Homer Ullom, 79 of Shadyside, Ohio died Wednesday, October 27, 2021 in the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia.
He was born November 20, 1941 in Bellaire, Ohio son of the late Louis E. and Mary Elizabeth Taggart Ullom.
Homer was a retired Administrator for Salary Payroll with the former Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation office in Wheeling, West Virginia, a member of the Bellaire Presbyterian Church where he served as Deacon, Elder, Choir Member, Head of Building and Grounds and was the Chairman of the Church Student Loan Program, he served as coach for the Odyssey of the Mind, an avid golfer, ran the Elby’s Marathon several times, an OVAC Track official for over 60 years, officiated cross country track and in retirement was a driver for Auto Choice. He was an avid sports fan, Bellaire Big Reds, Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians and The Ohio State Buckeyes. Homer was very outgoing and loved people and they loved him. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Surviving are his loving wife, Rebecca Schank Ullom, whom he married on September 28, 1973; three children, Kelly Ullom Budzik of Crystal River, Florida, Jeremy S. (Melissa Melvin) Ullom of St. Clairsville, Ohio and Joel S. (Shelley Kapolka) Ullom of Columbus, Ohio. Also three grandchildren, Alison Budzik, Maggie Ullom and Carter Ullom and two great grandchildren, Addison and AJ Holleman, numerous cousins and friends and his pet dog Chloe.
Family and friends will be received at the Bellaire Presbyterian Church on Saturday, November 20, 2021 for a memorial visitation from 11 am until the Celebration of Homer’s life at 12 Noon with Rev. Deborah Messham officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Belmont County Animal rescue League (BCARL) by going to TMCFunding.com.