Obituaries

Michael Smith, Sr.

Retired West Virginia State Police Corporal Michael J. Smith Sr., 67, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away at 4:45 a.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at his residence under the care of his family with the assistance of Valley Hospice. Michael was born on August 6, 1951 in Wheeling, WV. He was the ...

Charles Little

Charles N. Little, 80, of Steubenville, died Friday August 31, 2018 at Valley Hospice. He is the son of the late Roy and Cora Cozart Little, Charles was also preceded in death by his wife, Janice Anderson Little; and one brother, Butch. Charles was retired from Weirton Steel where he was ...

Anna Shirer

Anna Marie Shirer, 93, of Weirton, WV, died Friday, August 31, 2018. Born on December 1, 1924, in Steubenville, OH, Anna Marie was a daughter of the late Joseph and Lillie McCartney Fenske. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Shirer; and her sisters, Betty Hatfield and ...

Beth Ann Petty

Beth Ann Petty (Whitehouse-Weeda), 53, lost her courageous battle with AML on Wednesday, August 22, 2018. Beth is survived by her mother, Carol A. (Whitehouse) Weeda; husband, Charles E. Petty; her children Amie, Kendra, Amber and Gary, and seven grandchildren. Services will be in ...

Dennis Whetstone

Dennis James Whetstone, 59, Martins Ferry, passed away on August 21, 2018. Visitation 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. service, September 8, 2018, Schuetz Funeral Home, Mingo Junction.

Leon Delaney

Leon Edward Delaney, 96, of Weirton, WV, died Friday, August 31, 2018, at Acuity Specialty Hospital in Weirton. Born on October 23, 1921, in Saint Leo, WV, Leon was a son of the late Larney Delaney and Arley Clovis Delaney Bissett. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Helen K. ...

LeRoy Steiner

LeRoy “Lee” Steiner, 86, of Richmond, Ohio passed away Tuesday August 28, 2018 at home. In addition to his parents, Jacob and Pauline Steiner, he was preceded in death by a daughter and son-in-law, Lisa (Norman) Putnam Jr.; and four brothers. Surviving are his wife, Ruth (Burnett) ...

Mabel Spragg

Mabel Leach Spragg, 88, of Cadiz, died Friday. Visitation Monday, 3-7 p.m. Clerk-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, and Tuesday, 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. service, Covenant Presbyterian Church.

Margaret Foster

Margaret Elizabeth (Smedley) Foster, 91, of Follansbee, WV, passed away at 12:58 a.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at Golden Oaks, Follansbee, WV, under the care of the staff and Valley Hospice. Margaret was born on May 31, 1927 in Dilles Bottom, OH. She was the daughter of the late ...

Michael DiPasquale

Michael Joseph DiPasquale, 98, of Follansbee, WV, passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, August 31, 2018 at his residence under the care of his family and the staff of Valley Hospice. Michael was born on November 30, 1919 in Follansbee, WV. He was the son of the late Anthony and Maria ...

Rom Bellisario

Rom Michael Bellisario, 74, of Weirton, passed away September 1, 2018 peacefully at his home surrounded by his family. Born July 1, 1944 in Sora, Frosinone, Italy, he was the son of the late Mario and Elvira (Gabrielle) Bellisario. Rom retired after 32 years as the president of Dwyer ...

Warren Midcap

Warren Lee Midcap, 60, of Wheeling, WV, died Thursday. Viewing 11 a.m. Monday until 1 p.m. service, Chambers Funeral Home, Wellsburg (304) 737-3551.

Michael Smith

Retired West Virginia State Police Corporal Michael J. Smith Sr., 67, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away at 4:45 a.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at his residence under the care of his family with the assistance of Valley Hospice. Michael was born on August 6, 1951 in Wheeling, WV. He was ...

Norma Bell

Norma Margaret Shumard Bell, 96, longtime resident of Smith Mountain Lake, was born in Mareitta, Ohio, to Howard Shumard and Doris Yates Shumard. She had five brothers and sisters and is survived by her twin sisters, Ruby Bell of Wintersville, Ohio and Ruth Nutting of Sarasota, Florida. ...

Everett Walden Sr.

Everett “Ted” Stanton Walden Sr., 89, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away August 29, 2018, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV. He was born August 7, 1929, in Bethany, WV,, to the late Thomas Harvey and Edna Mae Philabaum Walden. He retired as a heavy equipment operator, supervisor for Ohio ...

Herbert Nolder

Herbert E. Nolder, 77, of Oakdale, PA, passed away Thursday August 30, 2018, at Weirton Medical Center. He was born January 19, 1941 in Altoona, PA. The son of the late Harry and Martha Bradfield Nolder. He was also preceded in death by sisters, Betty Johnson, Carol Hiquet, ...

John Jarman

John E. Jarman Jr. age 58, born Sept. 24, 1959. John passed away suddenly on Aug. 25, 2018. Devoted son to Helen Jarman (John E. Sr. deceased); father to John Jarman III (Mindi Murray), Shannan Morse (Jason) and Jennifer Jarman (Josh Popp; cherished brother to Jill Haury (Tom), Julie Lough ...

Anthony Smith

Anthony E. Smith, 98, formerly of Adena, OH, presently of Cadiz, OH, died Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at his home. Friends will be received to pay tribute to Tony and celebrate his life on Friday, August 31st from 5-8 p.m., at the Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena, OH. Milirary services will be ...

George Ahrendts

George Richard Ahrendts, 83, of New Palestine, IN, passed away on 8/29/ 2018. Funeral services, Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. at Hendryx Mortuary, 11636 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46229. Visitation, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the mortuary. Burial in New Palestine ...

Freda Popivchak

Freda Kay Popivchak, age 70, of Toronto, OH passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH. She was born January 11, 1948 in Toronto, OH. Kay was a member of the New Somerset Christian Church; was a 1966 graduate of Jefferson Union High School; ...