Obituaries

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George Creegan

Dr. George Ronald Creegan, age 81, died at The Pines Rehabilitation Center in Canton, Ohio, on January 12, 2018, after a long illness. He was surrounded by family. George was born June 7, 1936, in Cumberland, Maryland. He attended St. John’s College High School in Washington, DC, before ...

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Anthony Julian

Anthony Gabriel Julian, 80, of Weirton, WV, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018, surrounded by his loving family at home. He was born January 23, 1937, in Weirton, WV, the son of the late Luigi and Laura (Boniti) Julian. Anthony was a graduate of Weir High School, Class of 1955. ...

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Matthew Serdar

Matthew Serdar, 83, of Richmond, Ohio, passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018, at Sienna Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wintersville, Ohio, after a long struggle with cancer. He was born October 30, 1934, in Weirton, WV, and was raised on the family farm in Bergholz, OH. Matt ...

Franklin Hoit

Franklin “Frank” Gilbert Hoit, 79, of Wellsburg passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018. He was the son of the late William and Hazel Williams Hoit. He was a Christian by faith, a Navy veteran and a member of the GKL Sportsman’s Club in Mingo Junction. In addition to his parents, he ...

Donald Blair

Donald Joseph Blair, age 85, of Steubenville passed away Saturday, January 13 Arrangements are pending at the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto. A Memorial Mass for Donald at the St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church, Steubenville will be announced at a later date.

Edward Gorby Sr.

Edward William Gorby Sr., 76, of Bridgeport, Ohio, passed Thursday January 11, 2018. Visitation 11 a.m. Tuesday until service at 3 p.m., Wilson Funeral Home, Brookside.

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Elizabeth Meikle

Elizabeth Maxine (Cunningham) Meikle, “Betts”, 80, died peacefully in her sleep on January 9, 2018, after a lengthy illness, while residing with her daughter, Mary Beth Fitzgerald and family in Owings, MD. Betts was born April 7, 1937, to the late Alexander and Jessie Cunningham and ...

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Helena Toth

Helena “Helen” Slenska Toth, 93, of Dillonvale, Ohio, passed January 11, 2018 at Adena Health and Rehab Center. She was born in Barton, OH on April 18, 1924, a daughter of the late Frank and Johanna (Swider) Slensky. She was a member of St. Adalbert Catholic Church and a member of ...

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Marian Lammers

Marian Lammers, 81, of Weirton, WV, died Saturday January 13, 2018, at the UPMC Montefiore Hospital. Born on May 10, 1936, in Weirton, Marian was a daughter of the late George and Anne Krayzel Klash. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Howard D. Lammers, on May ...

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Monsignor William Cornelius

Msgr. William R. Cornelius, 87, of Steubenville died Friday, January 12, 2018 at his home. He was born March 30, 1930, in Detroit, Michigan, the son of the late William R. and Margaret Garman Cornelius. He was one of three children, his brother Benjamin and his sister Mary Margaret, both ...