Obituaries

Patricia Robertson

Patricia D. Robertson, 84, of Steubenville passed away Thursday, December 21, at the Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville. Patricia’s arrangements and interment will be private at the convenience of her family and are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto.

Ray Bowman III

Ray Bowman III, 37, of Steubenville, Ohio passed away Thursday, December 21, 2017. He was born April 4, 1980, in Steubenville. He worked for the Pittsburgh Pirates security department. Preceding Ray in death were his stepfather Edward R. “Bucky” Argentine and paternal grandparents ...

Richard Stanley

Richard Leo Stanley, 65, of Amsterdam, Ohio, passed away December 21, 2017, at Sienna Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wintersville. He was born April 15, 1952, in Steubenville, Ohio, a son of the late Reginald and Lola (Baughman) Stanley. In addition to his parents, he was ...

Lena Paolo

Lena Brancazio Paolo, 92, of Weirton, died at her home on Wednesday, December 20, 2017. Born on August 14, 1925, in Yorkville, Ohio, Lena was the daughter of the late Pasquale and Angela DiLullo Brancazio. In 1947, Lena married the love of her life, Anthony (Tony) Paolo, with whom she ...

Charles Kuhn

Charles M. Kuhn, 83, of Burgettstown; Hanover Township, was reunited with his beloved wife on Tuesday evening, December 19, 2017, in the Weirton, W.Va. Medical Center. He was born on June 18, 1934, in Brave, Pa., a son of the late Harry and Elizabeth Cole Kuhn. Mr. Kuhn was an active member ...

Robert Metz

Robert F. Metz, born October 26 1941, and a former resident of Paden City, WV, has passed away Sunday, December 17, 2017. He was preceeded in death by his parents and wife, Mary E. (Wilson) Metz. Survived by his daughter, Sherry (Metz) Forni and sons, Bobby Metz and Danny Metz, along with ...

Lena Paolo

Lena Brancazio Paolo, 92, of Weirton, died Wednesday. Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home in Weirton. The funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Saint Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in Weirton. Full obituary to follow. Share tributes at ...

Elizabeth Piscopo

Elizabeth Jane Piscopo, 27, formerly of Hopedale, Ohio, died Dec. 19, 2017, in Cleveland Clinic after battling a returning childhood cancer. She was born Feb. 12, 1990, daughter of Donna Marabella Hoder and her stepfather, Joseph Hoder of Austintown, Ohio. She is also survived by her ...

Sherry Hornick

Sherry Ann Hornick, 66, passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at the Weirton Medical Center. She was born April 20, 1951. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Gloria Fox. She is survived by her loving husband of 37 years, Bruce R. Hornick; sons, Shawn Alexander (Irene) ...

Lynda Butler

Lynda Marker Butler, 69, of Weirton, passed away at her home, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, December 20, 2017, following a difficult battle with cancer. A daughter of the late Elmer and Margaret Menedez Marker, she was born in Steubenville on March 27, 1948. A Christian by ...

John Pearson

John D. “Jack” Pearson, 84, of Wellsburg, W.Va., passed away December 19, 2017, at Weirton Medical Center, Weirton, W.Va. He was born May 6, 1933, to the late Oliver “Ollie” and Olive Pearson. He was a Methodist by faith; he worked for the IBEW Local 246 for 60-plus years, and was an ...

Berry Jeter

Berry “Bump” Jeter, 95, of Weirton, West Virginia, passed away on December 16, 2017. He was born on December 20, 1921, in Carlisle, SC, to the late George and Azilee Jeter. Berry was a retiree of National Steel. He was preceded in death by his wife Carrine, a son, Berry Jr., two ...

Dorothy Roth

Dorothy Jean Roth, 89, of Weirton, passed away Monday, December 18, 2017 in Brightwood Center, Follansbee, WV. She was born May 27, 1928 in Morgantown, WV, a daughter of the late Earl Ray and Mary Hixenbaugh Lemmon. She was also preceded in death by her husband Dennis William Roth on ...

Charlotte Litman

Charlotte Nadine Litman 75, loving wife, mother and sister, died Monday, December 18, 2017 at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital. Born in Shady Spring, WV, she was a daughter of the late Homer “Ted” and Barbara Holdren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Ray Litman ...

Catherine Letcher

Catherine Frances (Drazic) Letcher entered the Kingdom of God on December 10, 2017. She was born in Steubenville on Dec. 6, 1926, to the late William and Catherine (Yoklic) Drazic. Though she spent the last six years with her family in Columbus, she treasured her life in Steubenville ...

Larry Jackson

Born in Parkersburg, WV, on April 24, 1948 to Donald and Mildred (Packett) Jackson and entered eternal life on December 16, 2017. During his youth, Larry was an active member of the West Virginia 4-H program, receiving many awards including the highest honor of being inducted into the WV All ...

Mary Ricci

Mary Lynn Pavkovich Ricci, 62, of Steubenville, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Trinity West. She was born November 1, 1955 in Steubenville, the daughter of the late Mickey D. and Anne Visnic Pavkovich. Mary was a devoted member of Holy Resurrection ...

Michael Bodnar

Michael A. Bodnar, 90, of Toronto, OH, passed away Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 in the Valley Hospice Care Center in Steubenville, OH, surrounded by his loving family. Mike was born May 5, 1927 in Toronto, son of the late Michael G. and Anna (Zamborsky) Bodnar. He was also preceded in death by ...

Perry Portis

Mr. Perry M. Portis, 65, of Steubenville, Ohio, died December 17, 2017 in Steubenville. He was born August 13, 1952 in Steubenville, son of the late Elroy Portis Sr. and Mary Simpkins Portis. He is survived by one daughter, Monica (Brad) Yelder, of Steubenville, four brothers, and four ...

Thomas Clark

Thomas Clark, 83, of Hopedale, died Sunday. Visit Thursday from 4 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. at Clark- Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz.