Obituaries

Gladys Evans

Gladys M. Evans, 93, of Amsterdam, died on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at the home of her granddaughter, Jason and Jessica Kile in West Liberty, Ohio, surrounded by her family. Born August 2, 1924, in Taylor, Texas, she was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Marie (Meinen) Ihlenfeld; her ...

Timothy Hudak

Timothy M. Hudak, 69, formerly of Steubenville, passed away unexpectedly on April 15, 2018 in Snellville, Georgia. He was a 1967 graduate of CCHS. He is survived by his wife, Bonnie (DeFranco) Hudak; five sons and two grandchildren.

Richard Vizyak

Richard James “Jim” Vizyak, 73, of Steubenville died Sunday, May 6, 2018, at the VA HJ Heinz Living Center at Aspinwall. He was born March 23, 1945, in Avella, PA. He is the son of the late John and Caroline Tomasco Vizyak. Also preceding him in death are two brothers Johnnie and John ...

Avis Brown

Avis M. Brown, 90, of Tyler, Texas, passed away May 3, 2018, in Medical Center Hospital in Tyler, Texas. She was born April 27, 1928, in Wintersville, Ohio, daughter of the late Theodore M. and Margaret E. Wilson Brown. She was preceded in death by her sister Laura Hobson and her brothers ...

Evelyn Wright

Evelyn V. Wright, 95, of Boardman died Friday morning May 4, 2018 at Shepherd of the Valley in Boardman.She was born April 9, 1923, in Wellsburg a daughter of Austin M. and Viva (Wagner) Grimm. Evelyn worked as a Head Cashier for A&P Tea Co. and had served in the Coast Guard during ...

Constandino ‘Gus’ Petrides

Constandino “Gus” Petrides, 63, of Steubenville, Ohio passed on May 5th, 2018 in his home with his wife Andriana and his son Michael by his side to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He was born on July 11, 1954 in Steubenville, Ohio. The son of Pete and Irene Petrides. 4 ...

John Yano

John Glenn Allen Yano, 87, of Wellsburg, WV, died Saturday, May 5, 2018, All services and inurnment were held privately at the convenience of the family in Franklin Cemetery.

Lawrence Swiger Sr.

Lawrence Swiger Sr., 77, of Colerain died Friday. Friends received 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville. Service 11 a.m. Wednesday, Colerain Presbyterian Church.

Mary Beth Haun

Mary Beth Haun, 65, of Weirton, WV, passed away unexpectedly Saturday May 5, 2018 at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH. She was born October 6, 1952 in Steubenville, OH. The daughter of the late Dan and Mary Salomone Hurn. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Paul ...

Richard Vizyak

Richard “Jim” Vizyak 73, of Steubenville, died sunday. He is the husband of Marlen Grygo Vizyak. Calling hours are Wednesday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel. Final arrangements are pending.

Larry Vance

Larry “Stretch” Vance, 77, of Mingo Junction, OH, passed away May 3, 2018, at his home surrounded by family. He was born on March 27, 1941, to the late James Earl and Mary Virginia (Walter) Vance. Stretch is survived by his wife, Patricia “Pat” (Glover) Vance; two children, ...

Betty Richie

Betty Richie of Brilliant, OH, died May 4, 2018. Visitation, 7-9 p.m. Monday. Service, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Schuetz Funeral Home, Mingo Junction.

Carole Martaus

Carole A. Martaus, 74, of Weirton, WV passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 at Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. Born December 27, 1943, in Steubenville, OH, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna Rubish Martaus. Carole retired in 2011 as Manager of Tri-State Discout Liquor, she was ...

Diana Rusinovich

Diana L. Rusinovich, 91, of Weirton, W.Va., passed away suddenly Friday, May 4, 2018 at Weirton Medical Center. She was born March 3, 1927 in Weirton, W.Va. The daughter of the late Thomas B. and Rose Tate Troia. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Louis, Norman, Thomas J., ...

Keith McGee

Keith Dennis Martin McGee, 55, of Wintersville, OH, passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at Trinity West Hospital. Arrangements are entrusted to Vinson House of Mortuary, Steubenville, OH.

Joseph Herring

Joseph Herring, 37, of Martins Ferry, OH, died. A private gathering at the convenience of the family. Schuetz Funeral Home.

Lawrence Swiger Sr.

Lawrence Swiger Sr., 77, of Colerain died Friday. Friends received 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville. Service 10 a.m. Wednesday, Colerain Presbyterian Church.

Salvadore Oliver

Salvadore D. Oliver, 91, of Weirton, died May 3, 2018. He was a son of the late Charles and Cecelia Breno Oliver. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Florence Zubresky Oliver; daughter, Toni M. Bissell; brother, Anthony Oliver; and sister, Lucille Bregar. A U.S. Army veteran, ...

Sharon Klinesmith

Sharon Klinesmith, 71, of Bloomingdale, OH, died May 2, 2018. Service, 2 p.m. May 20, 2018, Amsterdam Church of God, Amsterdam.

Thelma Miller

Thelma Miller, 87, formerly of Scio, died Wednesday. Friends may call Tuesday, 5-8 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday.