Obituaries

Ann Jane Dobson

Ann Jane Dobson, 93, of Toronto, OH, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. She was born Jan. 5, 1926 in Benwood, W.V. Jane was a member of the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Toronto, OH, the Catholic Women’s Club of the church, the Toronto Sunrise Senior Citizens and she was a 1944 ...

Linda Platt

Nadia “Linda” Jean Platt, 73, of Weirton, passed away on Tuesday Jan. 29, 2019 at the Weirton Medical Center. The daughter of the late John and Anna Zalocke Kurpil, Linda was born on March 23, 1945 in Steubenville, OH. Linda graduated from Weir High School in 1963. She married John ...

John Crawford

John C. “Big John” Crawford, 76, of Steubenville died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 at Trinity West. He was born Aug. 19, 1942 in Steubenville, the son of the late Aaron M. and Elizabeth M. Sweeney Crawford. He was preceded in death by his brother-in-law John Stoll. John retired from ...

Patricia Noviski

Patricia Ann Noviski, 78, formerly of Jewett, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 in Belden Village Healthcare, Canton. She was born July 30, 1940 in Wellsburg, WV. She is preceded in death by her mother, Myrle Francis Noviski, father Joseph Noviski Sr., brothers Stanley Noviski, & ...

Joseph Rujak

Joseph S. Rujak, 82, of Weirton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 in the Weirton Medical Center. He was born March 19, 1936 in Steubenville, OH, the son of the late Steve and Anna M. Asklar Rujak. He was also preceded in death by his wife Delores Jean Scassa Rujak on April 6, 2015, ...

Raymond Sousa

Raymond Henry Sousa, 62, of Toronto, OH passed away Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, at the Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH. Henry was born Feb. 16, 1956, in Akron, OH. He loved to hunt game, fish, garden and hunt for natural herbs; served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps and had ...

Adrionna Evans

Beloved Adrionna Alise Evans, 34, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 24, 2019. Adrionna was born on Sept. 23, 1984, in Cherry Point, NC, to George W. Brown and Ruby E. Haynes. Funeral services will be held at Vinson House of Mortuary, 711 N. 5th St., Steubenville, OH 43952. Visitation will ...

Jerry Kerwood

Jerry Kerwood, 57, of Cadiz, formerly of Jewett, died Jan. 29, 2019. Private services will be held at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, OH.

Sean Nolan

On Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, Sean Nolan, M.D., died. He was the beloved father of Sean Nolan, longtime companion of Patricia Grabowski; and former husband of Maeve Nolan; brother of Fr. Dermot Nolan of Grenada, M’irin Nolan, Sinead O’Faolain (Donnacha) and Patricia Cooney (Tom); also ...

Hettie Rochinich

Hettie A. Rochinich, 69, of Weirton, WV, passed away Tuesday Jan. 29, 2019 at Valley Hospice, Steubenville, OH. She was born June 22, 1949 in Bloomingdale, OH. Hettie was the daughter of the late Charles F. and Anna Oiler Sprouse. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Nancy ...

Caleb Smail

Caleb Jordan Smail, 19, died on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019. Visitation Sunday, from 2 p.m. until the funeral service at 4 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home.

Clara Visnic

Clara A. Visnic, 84, of Steubenville, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 in Pittsburgh. Calling hours will be Friday from 2-6 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. until time of services at 10 a.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel. Offer condolences, www. mostifuneralhome.com.

Willard Scott

Willard Eugene “Scotty” Scott, 86, of Colliers, WV, passed away at 12:11 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2019, at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. Willard was born on Sept. 5, 1932 in Wellsburg, WV. He was the son of the late Mary E. (Scott) Silver and Archie D. Silver. Willard ...

Delphia Ksiazek

Delphia M. (Brady) Ksiazek, 86, of Smithfield, OH, passed away Jan. 10, 2019 in the Sunny Slope Nursing Home in Bowerston, OH. Delphia was born Sept. 8, 1932 in Bergholz, OH, daughter of the late William and Marie (Powell) Brady. She retired from the Buckeye Local School District where she ...

Bonnie Grimes

Bonnie Louise Young Grimes, a Steubenville native, died Jan. 19, 2019 in the Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA. She was born in Steubenville, OH on Jan. 14, 1948, the daughter of Robert Hanen Young and Helen Louise Roe Young and the granddaughter of Mamie Knowles. She was the ...

Barry Brandon

Barry Leslie Brandon, 68, of Amsterdam, OH, passed away Jan. 29, 2019 at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1950, in Farmville, VA, a son of the late Leslie and Thelma (Bailey) Brandon. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister, Donna Johnson. Barry is survived by his wife, ...

Donald Burch

Donald Lee Burch, 61, of Mingo Jct., OH passed away on January 22, 2019. He was born on August 18, 1957 to the late Ralph and Dorothy (Grim) Burch. He was an avid outdoorsman who liked to hunt, fish, boating, and riding. He was also a member of the Mingo Sportsman club. He is survived by ...

Ann Dobson

Ann Jane Dobson, 93, of Toronto, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. Visitation: 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Clarke Funeral Home and from 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church. Funeral Liturgy with Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph. A full obituary will be published ...

Margaret DiPaolo

Margaret Mary DiPaolo, 68, died on Sunday. Visitation will be held on Jan. 29, from 4 p.m. until a service at 6 p.m. at Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee.

Harry Briggs, Jr

Harry R. Briggs, Jr., 87, of Sebring, Florida passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 in Lakeland, Florida. He was born on Sept. 4, 1931 in Follansbee, West Virginia to the late Harry R. Briggs and Llda (Swaney) Briggs. He is preceded in death by one sister, Helen (Briggs) Dye. He was a ...