Obituaries

Leona Fleming

Leona Mae Bottlemy Redpath Fleming, 96, was born May 12, 1921, in Harvard, Illinois, a daughter of Ervin Grant and (Femke) Fannie Nyboer Bottlemy. Leona, the first of five children, cherished early life with family and many people whose influence encouraged her. She rode bikes, ice skated ...

William Miller

William Joseph Miller, 66, of Steubenville, OH, passed away on December 9, 2017. He was born in Steubenville to the late Vernon V. and Mary Alice (Wolfe) Miller. He served his country in the Army. He is preceded in death by two brothers, Vernon L. “Buddy” Miller, and Fred Miller. He ...

Karen McClain

Karen Jane (Reed) McClain, 65, of Mingo Junction, OH, passed away on December 8, 2017. Schuetz Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Jo Ann Davis

Jo Ann Elizabeth Davis, 79, of Toronto, OH, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2017, in the Weirton Medical Center in Weirton, WV. Jo Ann was born April 14, 1938, in Parkersburg, WV, daughter of the late Judson and Rebecca (Hubor) McCartney. She was a former machinist and drywall hanger in the ...

Josephine Furbee

Josephine Furbee, 86, of Bergholz, OH, passed away December 8, 2017, at Valley Hospice Care Center North, Steubenville. She was born August 31, 1931, in Bergholz, OH, a daughter of the late Joseph and Nellie (Griffith) Carrick. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her ...

Betty J. Hilliard

Betty J. Hilliard, 78, died Dec. 8, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Peggy in 1989 and Jean in 2007; and daughter, Connie in 2013. She leaves behind her loving husband of 50 years, John; sons, Robert (Diane) Gotschall and James A. (Valerie) Hilliard; and her ...

Jeffrey D. Castner

Jeffrey David Castner, 50, of Wilmette, Il, formerly of Steubenville, OH, passed away on December 6, 2017, after short, hard fought battle with lung cancer. He was born February 13, 1967, in Steubenville, OH, son of Herman and Bunny Castner. In addition to his parents, he is survived by ...

Madeline L. Gurrera

Madeline L. Gurrera, 88, of Weirton, passed away at her son’s home with her family at her side on Thursday, December 7, 2017. She was born April 4, 1929, in Naples, Italy, a daughter of the late Cosmo and Maria G. Geramia DiLullo. She also was preceded in death by her daughter, Nikki Jean ...

David H. Bonner

David H. Bonner, 50, formerly of Johnstown, PA, passed away Sunday. Memorial service, 3 p.m. Saturday, visitation 5 p.m. Grace Community Church, Smithville.

Madeline L. Gurrera

Madeline L. Gurrera, 88, of Weirton, passed away at her son’s home with her family at her side on Thursday, December 7, 2017. She was born April 4, 1929, in Naples, Italy, a daughter of the late Cosmo and Maria G. Geramia DiLullo. She also was preceded in death by her daughter, Nikki ...

Jeanette Kaplun

Jeanette “Jean” M. Kaplun, 86, of New Cumberland, WV, formerly of Weirton, WV, passed away Friday, December 8, 2017, at Weirton Geriatric Center. Born in her family’s home in Weirton, WV, she was a daughter of the late Alexander and Julia Makeszewski Kaplun. She also is preceded in ...

John E. Riley Sr.

John E. Riley Sr. passed away from complications of pneumonia December 5, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Born on September 21, 1931, he was 86 years old. After he graduated from Wintersville High School, he served his country during the Korean War in the Air Force. He was preceded ...

Madeline Gurrera

Madeline L. Gurrera, 88, of Weirton, passed away at her son’s home with her family at her side on Thursday, December 7, 2017. She was born April 4, 1929, in Naples, Italy, a daughter of the late Cosmo and Maria G. Geramia Dilullo. She also was preceded in death by her daughter, Nikki Jean ...

Nancy Saxon

Nancy Jean Saxon, 81, of Weirton, WV, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at the Weirton Medical Center. She was born February 7, 1936, in Weirton, WV. She was the daughter of the late Emery and Emma Cselynak Matey. She also was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, John A. ...

Hubert Woodland

Hubert C. “Woody” Woodland, 80, of Wintersville, Ohio, died Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at Lancia Villa Vista, Steubenville, Ohio. He was born February, 21, 1937, in Bethesda, Ohio, the son of the late John and Rosella P. Wells Woodland. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in ...

Albert Febo

Albert Febo, 91, of Steubenville died Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at Valley Hospice. He was born August 8, 1926, in Steubenville. He is the son of the late Joseph and Madaline Tamburro Febo. Also preceding him in death are his sister, Norma (Art) Grumet, and brother, John (Betty) Febo. ...

Jeffrey D. Castner

Jeffrey D. Castner, 50, of Illinois, formerly of Steubenville, died Wednesday in Chicago. He is the son of Herman and Bunny Castner. Calling hours will be Sunday from 1-4 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel. Final arrangements pending. Offer condolences at ...

John Riley Sr.

John E. Riley Sr. passed away from complications of pneumonia December 5, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Born on September 21, 1931, he was 86 years old. Friends will be received on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. at the Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 110 W. Main St., Richmond, OH, where funeral ...

Leonard Tate

Leonard R. “Sonny” Tate, 80, of Wintersville, OH, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at Trinity West. He was born in Brilliant, OH, on February 22, 1937, a son of the late Leonard and Pearle Sweat Tate. Leonard was retired from Detroit-Pittsburgh Motor Freight, after 56 years of ...

Daniel Condor

Daniel Condor, 67, of Mingo Junction, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at home. Surviving are Sally Condor Donaldson of Mingo Junction, OH; Marjorie (Doug) Bensie of Mingo Junction, OH; several grandchildren; and his best friend, Gary Stewart. In following with his wishes there ...