Obituaries

Frances Anderson

Frances E. Dennis Alderson, 71, of Wellsburg, WV, died November 5. No visitation and memorial service at the convenience of the family. Reasner Funeral Home, Wellsburg, WV.

Mary Ann Chynoweth

Mary Ann Chynoweth, 86, of Paris, PA died Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at her home. She was born January 1, 1932 in Labelle, PA. She is the daughter of the late Mele and Kata Chuic Smoljanovich. Also preceding her in death are her husband Wayne Chynoweth; three brothers, Michael, William, ...

Deborah Stevens

Deborah L. Stevens, 56, of Mingo Junction, OH passed away peacefully Monday November 5, 2018 at home after a courageous 3 year battle with pancreatic cancer. She was born September 26, 1962 in Steubenville, OH, a daughter of the late William and Linda (Tressler) Bickerstaff. Debbie was a bus ...

Dolly Clinard

Dolly Y. Clinard, 46, of Mingo Junction, Ohio died Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Trinity West ER. She was born on August 11, 1972 in Steubenville. Dolly was a 1990 graduate of Mingo High School and attended Crossroads Christian Church. Dolly is survived by her husband Randy A. Clinard; two ...

Misty DeSimone

Misty Danielle DeSimone, 39, of Wellsville, passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born September 28, 1979 in Weirton, WVa, the daughter of Virgil DeSimone of Weirton and Bonnie Jo Haynes of New Cumberland. Misty graduated in 1998 from Oak Glen High ...

Charles Mossor

Charles Wesley Mossor, 61 of Follansbee, WV died peacefully on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at U.P.M.C. Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Born on January 24, 1957 in Steubenville, OH a son of the late Cecil Glenn and Mary Alice (Watt) Mossor. In addition to his parents he is preceded in ...

Blaine Albaugh

Blaine “Blackie” Albaugh, 94, of Amsterdam passed away Thursday afternoon November 1, 2018, at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville. He was born May 13, 1924 in Amsterdam, son of the late Harry and Beryl Polen Albaugh. Blackie was an Army veteran of the European Theater in World ...

John Cebula, Jr.

John S. Cebula Jr., 63, of Steubenville died Sunday, October 28, 2018 at his home. He was born August 28, 1955 in Steubenville. He is the son of the late John S. Sr. and Olga Karas Cebula. Also preceding him in death are two sisters Tina Hitt and Cathy Ritter. John was retired from ...

Betty Ralston

Betty RalstonBetty Jean Ralston, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed from this life on November 1, 2018, in Springfield, Ohio. Betty was born in Mingo Junction, daughter of the late Mae Higgins Sisler and Charles Sisler, and was preceded in death by her husband James B. Ralston on ...

Gregory Pernick

Gregory “Perk” Pernick, 53, of Martins Ferry, OH passed away Oct. 29. Services on Nov. 6, 2018, at Schuetz Funeral Home from 10 a.m. until service at noon.

Jennie Dobies

Jennie Dobies, 96, formerly of Toronto, OH, died peacefully Thursday, October 25 in Houston, TX. Jennie was born June 3, 1922, in Yorkville, OH, daughter of the late Kenneth and Helen Wasyk. Jennie married Edward Dobies after WWII in 1946. She was a member of St. Francis Church and the CWC. ...

John Doran

John T. ‘Jack’ Doran, Sr., 93 of Toronto, OH, passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, in the Laurels of Steubenville, OH. Jack was born March 27, 1925, in Toronto, son of the late Hugh J. and Mary (Murray) Doran. He was a retired Millwright with the Weirton Steel Corp. in Weirton, WV. ...

Robert Roberts

Robert H. “Bob” Roberts, 95, of Steubenville, OH, passed away on October 19, 2018. Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, OH, on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, from 5 p.m. until time of service at 6 p.m. with the Rev. Jeff Proya officiating. Ohio ...

Diane Jeffries-Kirkpatrick

Diane “Dee” Jeffries- Kirkpatrick, 63, of Mesa, AZ passed away peacefully Saturday, September 29, 2018. There will be a celebration of Dee’s life on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Mingo First United Presbyterian Church, 650 McLister Ave., Mingo Junction, OH, 43938, with ...

Frank Olenick

Frank Joseph Olenick, 88, of Weirton, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018, in Brightwood Center, Follansbee, WV. He was born January 1, 1930, in Weirton, a son of the late Vincent and Dorothy Kubiak Olenick. He was also preceded in death by his son Frank J. Olenick Jr. in 2001; brothers ...

James Craig

James R. Craig, 81, of Littlestown, formerly of North Linthicum, died Wednesday, October 31, at his home. He was the husband of Nila Fern (Postlethwait) Craig for 59 years. Born November 29, 1936 in Burgettstown, Jim was the son of the late William D. and Mary Elizabeth (Smiley) Craig. ...

Mary Eckard

Mary Ethel (Johnson) Eckard, 78, of Wintersville, Ohio, passed into the arms of God October 31, 2018, after a brief hospital stay at Trinity West in Steubenville, Ohio. She was the daughter of Howard and Anice (Lewis) Johnson of Lynn, Indiana. Born August 6, 1940, she was preceded in ...

David Ritchie

David William Ritchie, 66, of Steubenville, OH passed away on Oct. 29. Services at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies on November 13, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. Schuetz Funeral Home.

Josephine Moore

Josephine J. (Martin) Putnam Moore, 94, of Toronto, OH, passed away Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 in the Valley Hospice Care Center North in Steubenville, OH. Josephine was born Feb. 17, 1924 in Toronto, daughter of the late Joseph and Lillian (Morrow) Martin. She was a retired Civil Servant for ...

Lawrence Crow

Surrounded by his family, Lawrence “Larry” P. Crow, 71, passed away on October 31, 2018 after a lengthy illness. Larry was born a native of Amsterdam, Ohio and spent the majority of his life living in what he believed to be one of the best places you could ever live, Bergholz, Ohio. ...