Obituaries

Nicholas Butler

Nicholas Butler died Friday. Visitation, 3-8 p.m. Wednesday. Service, 11 a.m. Thursday, Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto.

Stanley Ohalek Jr.

Stanley J. Ohalek Jr., 88, of Toronto, OH, passed away Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, surrounded by family at his home. Stan was born July 25, 1929, in Weirton, WV, son of the late Stanley J. Ohalek Jr. and Mary (Kosut) Ohalek Freshour. He was retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp., where ...

Mary McCullough

Mary Alice (Allen) McCullough, 86, of Follansbee, WV, died on Thursday, December 28, 2017, at Valley Hospice in Steubenville, OH. She was born on August 30, 1931, in Wellsburg, WV, a daughter of the late Teddie and Katherine (Bartz) Allen. She is also preceded in death by her husband, ...

Gene Campana

Gene D. Campana, 97, of Wintersville, died Friday at Trinity West. He is the father of Robert (Lori) and Marlene (James) Neihaus. Calling hours are Wednesday at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church 11 a.m. until mass at 1 p.m. Final arrangements are pending.

Manuel Sabedra

Manuel Sabedra, 90, of Toronto, Ohio, passed away December 28, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born December 31, 1926 in Derry, Pa., a son of the late Juan and Apalonia (Virrue) Sabetra. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his siblings, Lupe, Dan, ...

Myrtle Toole

Myrtle Toole, 76, of Uhrichsville, Ohio, died Thursday. Visitation Tuesday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. funeral at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz.

Robert Kopras

Robert W. Kopras, 76, of Wintersville, Ohio, passed away Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Trinity West. He was born on February 3, 1941, the son of the late Frank & Edith Sullivan Kopras. He retired from the 80-Inch Mill at Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp. with 42 years of ...

Thelma Kaufmann

Thelma L. Kaufmann, 97, of Wintersville, died Thursday at Valley Hospice. She is the mother of Thomas (Teresa) Kaufmann. Calling hours are Tuesday, January 2, 2017, 11 a.m. until the time of services at 1 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd. Steubenville. ...

Thomas Beveridge

Thomas Kenneth Beveridge, 87, of Hollywood, MD, formerly of Rayland, OH, passed away on Dec. 18, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on April 4, 1930, in East Liverpool, OH, to the late Albert Beveridge and Ester Beal Beveridge. On Jan. 23, 1951, Thomas married his beloved ...

John Macdonald

John William Macdonald, 72, of Weirton, WV, passed away peacefully at Valley Hospice in Steubenville on Dec. 22, 2017. He was born on Jan. 29, 1945, to the late Luther and Mary Rebecca (Gildersleeve) Macdonald. John was a retiree of Weirton Steel and he also worked at Wheeling-Pittsburgh ...

Candice Cartledge

Candice Lee Cartledge, 69, of Terre Haute, Indiana, passed away November 25, 2017. She was born April 11, 1948, in Steubenville, Ohio, to Joseph DiCocco and Margaret (Roach) DiCocco. Candice enjoyed scrapbooking. She was an avid football fan, but most of all she enjoyed spending time ...

Amanda Starr

Amanda R. (King) Starr, 38, of Toronto, OH, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. Amanda was born Aug. 12, 1979, in Steubenville, OH, daughter of Mark A. and Rebecca L. (Green) King. Amanda had previously worked at Weirton Hospital as a CT tech; Trinity Health System as an X-ray tech; and ...

Cierra Grant

Miss Cierra A. Grant, 27, of Steubenville, OH, died December 19, 2017, in Steubenville. She was born August 23, 1990, in Steubenville, daughter of David Grant and Pamela Smith. She earned her G.E.D. from Eastern Gateway College and was a member of Mt Carmel Baptist Church. She was ...

John Miller

John Brendan “Ben” Miller, 70, of Canal Fulton passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2017, at Echoing Ridge Residential Center. He was born in Steubenville, OH, on December 24, 1947, a son of the late Orville B. and Margaret (Welsh) Miller. Ben’s smile and his sense of humor brought joy ...

Kenneth Fowler

Kenneth Lloyd Fowler, 88, of West Liberty, WV, died on Tuesday at his residence. Private family viewing and service at Chambers Funeral Home with Fire Department.

Olivia Martin

Olivia Rae Martin, 75, of Toronto, OH, passed away Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, in the Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, OH. Olivia was born April 21, 1942, in Steubenville, daughter of the late Paul and Cora (Nelson) Kubina. She was Catholic by faith, a former member of the Democratic ...

Ronald Dentz Sr.

Ronald J. Dentz Sr., 60, of Yorkville, OH, passed away Tuesday December 26, 2017, at Sienna Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Pleasant Grove, OH. He was born January 14, 1957, in Martins Ferry, OH, a son of the late Donald A. and Katherine E. (Nichols) Dentz. In addition to his ...

Sean Kain

Sean Scott Kain, 63, of Steubenville, passed away on December 19, 2017. Schuetz Funeral home is assisting the family.

Samuel Ballato

Samuel Francis Ballato, 86, of Weirton, WV, died Monday, December 25, 2017, at the Veteran’s Hospital in Aspinwall, PA. Born on August 5, 1931, on Avenue A in Weirton, WV, Sam was a son of the late Giuseppe and Rosa Napoli Ballato. He was preceded in death by his two brothers, Ross and ...

Rose DiCesare

Rose M. DiCesare, 95, of Steubenville died Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at Country Club Manor. She was born November 28, 1922 in Steubenville. She is the daughter of the late Raphael Coluccio and Rosaria “Marianne” Pedestre Coluccio Starinieri. Also preceding her in death were her ...