Obituaries

Mary Jones

Mary Alice Jones, 85, of New Cumberland died June 30, 2019. She was an executive secretary for Hancock County Schools and she served as a board member. Survived by the “love of her life,” her husband, William Jones of New Cumberland. Visitation is 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at ...

Marion King

Marion “Bonnie” King, 95, of Steubenville, died Monday, July 1, 2019, at Trinity West. She was born October 21, 1923, in Wellsburg, WV. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Alma Daley Berhalter. Marion was also preceded in death by her husband, Verne King; one brother, James ...

Lloyd Leasure

Lloyd Carl Leasure, Dec. 7, 1936-June 2019. He was born Dec. 7, 1936 in Alma, Tyler County, WV, the son of the late Lloyd Dewey and Esther Gay (Yoho) Leasure. He was retired from Colt Industries in Midland, PA. He later became a truck driver and also worked construction. He served in the ...

Brenda Stevens

Brenda Stevens, 60, of Weirton, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2019. Born in Weirton, WV on May 12, 1959, she was the daughter of the late Leroy and May (Adams) Hall. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Larry Bennett; two brothers, Dixon and Arlien Swiger. Surviving are her ...

Samuel Caddick

MARCH 23, 1923 - JUNE 20, 2019 Samuel Charles Caddick, 96, of Freedom, PA, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, June 20, 2019. He was born in Follansbee, WV, to the late Charles and Vola Wright-Caddick. Sam was the oldest of six children. Sam served in World War II in the ...

Robert Cieslak

Robert P. Cieslak, 88, of Steubenville died Saturday June 28, 2019, at Valley Hospice. He was born April 7, 1931 in Weirton, WV. He is the son of the late Frank and Cecilia Cieslak. Robert is also preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara Driscoll Cieslak; a daughter, Michele R. ...

Mary Taylor

Mary “Kathern” Taylor, 84, of Weirton, WV, passed from the loving arms of a loving family in to the arms of Jesus on Sunday, June 30, 2019. A daughter of the late Curtis and Lydia (Skeens) Burgess, Kathern was born on November 4, 1934, in Greenup County, KY. She was also preceded in ...

Thomas Duvall

Thomas Allan Duvall, Sr., 69, of Jerusalem died Sunday. Visitation Friday 4-8 p.m. at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home with service Saturday at 11 a.m.

Joan Modolo

Joan Poillucci Modolo, 103, formerly of Hopedale, OH, died April 7, 2019. Memorial Graveside Services will be Wed., July 3, in Greenwood Cemetery, on Old Rt. 22, just west of Hopedale. Blackburn Funeral Home in charge.

Betty Lacher

Betty J. Lacher, 92, of Steubenville, Ohio, died Friday, June 28, 2019, at the Laurels in Steubenville. She was born November 1, 1926, in Limaville, Ohio the daughter of the late John W. and Viola G. Miller Rhoads. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Norman ...

Betty Masters

Betty A. Masters, 84, of Steubenville, quietly passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2019, at Country Club Manor Steubenville. Betty was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 54 years, Donald E. Masters, in 2017. Betty was born December 14, 1934, the daughter of Frank and Pauline ...

Kenneth ‘Kenny’ Melnyk

Kenneth David “Kenny” Melnyk, 69, of Colliers passed away Friday June 28, 2019, at UPMC Montefiore, Pittsburgh. Born March 20, 1950, at home in Burgettstown, he was a son of the late Pete and Helen Burchick Melnyk. He was also preceded in death by his brother Richard (Dee) Melnyk. ...

Sandra Booth

Sandra E. Weeks Booth, 72, of Brockport, NY, passed away peacefully on Saturday June 15, 2019, at the Elderwood of Lakeside at Brockport. Predeceased by her parents, J. Frank and Nellie E. Weeks; husband, David Booth; and step-son, Stephen Booth. She is survived by her step-son, David Booth ...

Jean Irvin

Jean Ann Irvin, 90 of Weirton, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the Weirton Geriatric Center. Born February 22, 1929, in Weirton she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Agnes Pula Gabia. She was also preceded in death by her sister Florence Duckworth; half-sister Sophie Rambis and ...

Glenn Wells

Glenn C. Wells, 94, of Steubenville, died Thursday, June 27, 2019 at his residence. Funeral arrangements pending at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville. Offer condolences at www.shorac.com

Betty D’Amico

Betty B. “Bette” D’Amico, 92, of Steubenville died Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at Valley Hospice. She was born May 8, 1927, in Steubenville. She is the daughter of the late James and Ruth Yocum Finley. Also preceding her in death is her son, Mark Smith. Bette was retired from ...

Donald Pitko

Donald Pitko, 81, of Weirton, passed away peacefully at home Sunday, June 23, 2019. A son of the late Anthony and Margaret Pitko, Donnie was born in Steubenville, OH, on May 13, 1938. He was also preceded in death by his brother, George Pitko of Manhattan Beach, CA. Donnie was a ...

Lenora Taylor

Lenora Frances “Connie” Taylor, 91, of Burgettstown, PA, died June 28, 2019, at the Wyngate Senior Living Community in Weirton, WV. She was born May 8, 1928, in Wellsburg, WV, daughter of the late Paul L. and Mary M. Conaway. She was a 1946 graduate of Wellsburg High School, then ...

Emma Kinsey

Emma A. Kinsey, 95, of Harrisville, died on Friday. Services: Sunday, June 30, noon-7 p.m., at Wilson Funeral Home, Bridgeport. Monday, 10 a.m., service at 11 a.m., at Harrisville United Methodist Church, Harrisville.

Hallie Lee

Hallie Marcus Lee, 93, of Jewett, died Thursday, June 27, 2019. Services will be Monday, 11 a.m., Jewett Methodist Church. Calling hours are Sunday, 5-8 p.m., at Koch Funeral Home, Scio, and prior to service.