Obituaries

Keith Gooch

Keith Gooch, 62, of Toronto, OH, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, after a 15-month courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born June 2, 1956 in Steubenville, OH, son of the late John ‘Bill’ Gooch and Rosemary Perun ...

Richard Terry

Richard (Rickey) Lee Terry, Jr., 36, of Steubenville, Ohio, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019. He was born the son of Richard, Sr., and Crystal (Williams) Terry on April 30, 1982, in Steubenville. Services will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Second Baptist Church, 717 Adam’s ...

Craig O’Neil Smith

Craig O’Neil Smith, 77, was born Oct. 23, 1941, in Wheeling, WV to the late Lester and Nettie (Sayles) Smith of Smithfield, OH. Craig departed this life on April 7, 2019 at Valley Hospice in Steubenville, OH after a lengthy illness. In addition to his parents, Craig was preceded in death by ...

Brandi Otis

Brandi N. Otis, 24, of Steubenville, Ohio passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019. Family and friends will greatly miss her. A wake will be held Thursday, April 18, 2019, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Vinson Mortuary, 711 North Fifth St., Steubenville, Ohio. A Celebration of Life service will ...

Joseph Nicholson

Joseph James Nicholson, 87, of Follansbee, WV, died peacefully on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Weirton Medical Center. Born on July 15, 1931 in Bridgeport, WV, a son of the late George W. and Rhoda Jane (Goff) Nicholson. He is also preceded in death by his wife Amy M. Nicholson, two sons, ...

Clifford Hood

Clifford Hood, 89, of Rayland, OH, died, Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at Altercare, in Adena, OH. Arrangements pending with the Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, OH.

Carmine Garofalo

Carmine Garofalo, age 70, of Centerville, OH, passed away at home on Sunday, April 14, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, Genoffa and Antonio Garofalo. Survivors include Mary Garofalo and their children, William E. Garofalo and Stephanie Lepochat of Tampa, Florida, Elizabeth ...

William “Kurt” Pollock

William “Kurt” Pollock Sr., 76, of Pataskala, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Mount Carmel East Hospital. He was born on May 23, 1942 in Wellsburg, WV, a son to the late Frank and Dorothy (Welch) Pollock. Kurt is survived by his loving sons, William “Kurt” (Chris) and David ...

Eula Kolopajlo

Eula Fay Kolopajlo, 88, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Donald and Beryl Critser Green. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Delma Allen; daughters, Susan Fay Holmes and Janet Harding and, a ...

Joseph Quattrone Sr.

Joseph Paul Quattrone Sr. of Steubenville died peacefully at home on Monday, April 15, 2019. He was born in the village of Arci in southern Italy (Reggio Calabria) on September 22, 1925, the son of the late Cosimo and Elenora Tegano Quattrone. He is preceded in death by the love of his ...

Brandi Otis

Brandi N. Otis, 24, of Steubenville, Ohio passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019. Family and friends will greatly miss her. A wake will be held Thursday, April 18, 2019, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Vinson Mortuary, 711 North Fifth St., Steubenville, Ohio. A Celebration of Life service ...

Myrna Rouse

Myrna E. Rouse, 79, of Steubenville, Ohio died Monday, April 15, 2019 at Trinity West. She was born October 20, 1939 a daughter of the late Albion and Margaret Wright Jeffries. She was a retired bus driver for Indian Creek Schools and preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Solter; ...

John Platt

Together Again John Robert Platt of Weirton, WV, age 77, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 15 at his Weirton residence. He was born August 14, 1941 in Steubenville, OH. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Linda Platt, just in January of this year, whom he married on ...

Steven Sacker

Steven “Nick” Sacker, 65, of Follansbee, WV died peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Valley Hospice North in Steubenville, OH. Born on April 25, 1953 Steubenville, OH a son of the late Hank and Chappy Orsini. He is also preceded in death by a granddaughter, ...

Shawn “King” Overholt

Shawn “King” Overholt, 69, of Las Vegas, NV (formerly of Steubenville) died Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Villa Royale. He was born December 10, 1949 in Steubenville, the son of the late James F. and Helen V. Pollock Overholt. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, ...

Richard McGaughey

Richard E. (Rick) McGaughey, born September 25, 1964, passed away at his home in Myrtle Beach, SC on April 5, 2019 of a massive heart attack. He is he son of the late Ruth L. McGaughey, his dad, Oliver E. Pearl, a brother Paul (Jughead) McGaughey, Jr.,1977; a sister, Ina (McGaughey) Bee in ...

Mary Thomas

Mary J. Thomas of Wintersville died Monday, April, 8, 2019 at Sienna Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She is the daughter of the late Michael and Maria Cipriani Dellatorre. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Howard E. Thomas; sister, Evelyn Marinacci; seven brothers, ...

Betty Jane Paytors

Betty Jane Paytors, 81, of Weirton, passed away April 14, 2019 in the Weirton Medical Center. She was born September 1, 1937, a daughter of the late Frank and Julia Kallay Paytors. She was preceded in death by her sister, Julia Marie McChancy; and brother Steve Paytors. With over 25 years, ...

Mary Ronevich

Mary Ronevich, 92, of Dillonvale, OH, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019 in the Gables Care Center in Hopedale, OH. Mary was born April 9, 1927 in Harpersville, OH, daughter of the late Edna Stark Nameth and Walter Nameth. She retired from St. John Hospital in Steubenville, OH and was ...

Thomas Stanley

Thomas E. Stanley, 83, of Chester, passed away, Saturday, April 13, 2019, at the Stone Pear Pavilion Orchards at Foxcrest in Chester. Born, September 9, 1935, in Acme, WV., he was a son of the late Edward Charles Stanley and Madge Marie Holbrook Kokoskie. In 2015 Thomas was preceded in death ...