Obituaries

Agnes Wheat

Agnes M. Wheat, 89, died Thursday, June 20, 2019, in Savannah, TN. A lifelong resident of Weirton, she was preceded in death by her husband Emil. She is survived by her five daughters, eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Agnes was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church where ...

Todd Melville

Todd Bentley Melville, 65, of Toronto, OH passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019. He was born December 25, 1953 in Steubenville, OH. Todd was a member of the Riverview United Methodist Church of Toronto, OH and was retired from the AmerLink Log Homes Company as a designer. He was a 1971 ...

Joseph Brinsko Jr.

Joseph M. Brinsko Jr., 67, of Weirton, WV passed away Thursday, June 20, 2019 at UPMC Montefiore, Pittsburgh, PA. He was born February 16, 1952 in Steubenville, OH. The son of the late Joseph M. Brinsko, Sr. and Sophie Pacholek Brinsko. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Deborah ...

Janet Durbin

Janet M. Durbin, 80, of Weirton, died Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Weirton Medical Center. Surviving are one son, Robert Greco of Weirton; one brother, Eugene Candal of FL and two grandchildren, Brandy “Niki” Berry and Robert Greco Jr. Janet was cremated and no services will be ...

Loretta McBride

Loretta M. (Smitz) McBride, 82, of Follansbee, WV died peacefully on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Weirton Medical Center. Born on July 10, 1936 in Steubenville, OH, a daughter of the late Francis J. and Josephine Barbara (Timcho) Smitz. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by ...

Rusty Stevens Jr.

Rusty Stevens Jr., 26, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Born in Steubenville, Ohio on May 9, 1993, a son of Rusty Stevens Sr. of Weirton and Jennifer (Anderson) Swiger of Weirton. Rusty worked in construction. He loved the outdoors and hunting. He also loved being a Dad ...

Charles Young

Mr. Charles William “Chuck” Young, 79, of State Park Road, Richmond, passed away on Thursday, 20 June 2019, at Valley Hospice in Steubenville, Ohio from several health complications. He will always be remembered and sadly missed as a loving and caring husband, father, and ...

Stewart Bowman

Stewart Earl “Butch” Bowman, 78, of Follansbee, WV died peacefully on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Weirton Acuity Hospital. Arrangements were entrusted to the Mullenbach Funeral Home 669 Main St. Follansbee, WV.

Gladys Ford

Gladys M. Ford, 94, of Weirton, WV passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Golden Oaks Assisted Living, Follansbee, WV. She was born November 11, 1924 in New Cumberland, WV, the daughter of the late James A. and Estel Mayhew Crago. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Mary ...

Walter Walaszczyk

Walter A. Walaszczyk, 92, of Weirton, WV passed away Thursday, June 20, 2019 at home with his loving wife of 71 years, Mary Ann, at his side. He was a member of Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church and a U.S. Army World War II veteran, having served on Saipan. Along with his wife, Mary Ann ...

Elizabeth Dalesio

Elizabeth “Liz” Ann (Casini) Dalesio, 91, of Follansbee, WV, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday at Golden Oaks. Elizabeth was born on April 4, 1928 in Follansbee, WV. She was the daughter of the late Biagio and Giacinta Casini. Elizabeth was a member of St. ...

Kevin Maze

Kevin C. Maze, 61, of Richmond, VA, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019. He was preceded in death by his father, Clyde K. Maze; and his wife, Jane Elder Maze. Mr. Maze proudly served his country as a U.S. Marine. He worked at Crawford and Company for many years and was a member of ...

John Nolan

John Paul “Yetti” Nolan, 39, of Mingo Junction, OH died of an unexpected heart attack on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Trinity West of Steubenville, OH. Born on September 30, 1979 in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late Jerry Lee Nolan on May 23, 2019 and Susan (Long) Nolan of Follansbee, ...

Georgia Smyth

Georgia E. Smyth, 93, of Bergholz, OH, passed away June 19, 2019 at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville. She was born January 26, 1926 in Bergholz, OH, the daughter of the late Harold and Velma (Shepherd) Robbins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her ...

Timothy Rawson

Timothy E. Rawson, 59, of Wintersville, OH passed away Monday June 17, 2019 at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH. He was born March 9, 1960 in Weirton, WV. The son of the late Charles E. “Fuzzy” and Evelyn Faye Powell Rawson. Tim was a truck driver for 25 years; a member ...

Mark Skinner

Mark Shawn Skinner, 57, of Weirton, WV, died unexpectedly Sunday. A private family viewing and veteran’s cremation under the honor of James Funeral Home, Follansbee.

Michael Connor

Michael P. Connor, 76, of Steubenville died Monday, June 17, 2019 at Valley Hospice. He is the husband of Nina Benos Connor. A memorial service is planned for Friday, July 12, 2019 at 11 a.m. at First Westminster Presbyterian Church. Entombment will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. ...

William Cunningham

William Page Cunningham, 73, passed away June 11, 2019 in Wilmington NC, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice after battling cancer. He was born September 18, 1945 in Wheeling WV the son of the late Carl Page and Jeanne Cunningham of Weirton. Bill graduated from Weir High in 1963 before going ...

Mary Hudok

Mary A. (Olszewski) Hudok, 91, of Toronto, OH, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019 in the Trinity West ER in Steubenville, OH. Mary was born Jan. 19, 1928 in Alikanna, OH, daughter of the late Henry and Stella (Jabick) Olszewski. She retired from the former St. John’s Hospital in ...

George Maragos

George G. Maragos, 80, of Toronto, OH passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019. He was born in Toronto on June 24, 1938, a son of the late Gust and Rose Rovnak Maragos. George was a member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, a U.S. Army veteran and he retired from Timet Corporation after ...