Obituaries

Robert Gooderl

Robert I. Gooderl passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Trinity West Hospital. He was born June 15, 1939 in Amsterdam, Ohio. He was the son of the late Walter and Hazel (Lee) Gooderl. Proceeded in death by wife, Betty Marie Feathers Gooderl; and brother, Lemoyne. Survived by sons, ...

Robert Coker

Robert Michael Coker, 77, of Steubenville passed away November 30, 2018, at the V.A. Hospital in Aspinwall, PA. He was born June 8, 1941, in Steubenville to the late Ulysses and Mable Catherine Coker. Robert was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army and later ...

Timothy Norris

Timothy Alan Norris, 47, of New Cumberland, WV, died Sunday. Celebrate his life at the Community Center above the Library in Brilliant, Ohio, from 1-7 p.m.

Joseph Vahalik

Joseph J. Vahalik, 92, of Amsterdam passed away Tuesday morning, December 4, 2018, at the Carroll Golden Age Retreat in Carrollton. A son of the late Steve and Mary Gritser Vahalik, he was born November 11, 1926, in Amsterdam. Joseph was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, having served ...

Kevin Van Camp

Kevin Lee Van Camp, 56, of New Cumberland, WV, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018, at the VA Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. He was born August 2, 1962 in Weirton, WV, a son of the late Charles E. Van Camp and Shirley A. (Mercer) Van Camp. Kevin was an Army and Army Reserve veteran. He ...

Rosemary Tulencik

Rosemary Ann Tulencik, 82, of New Somerset, OH, lost her courageous battle from complications with congestive heart failure, Saturday evening, December 1, 2018, at Weirton Medical Center. She was a devout Roman Catholic. Rosemary, born June 7, 1936, was the loving daughter of the late, ...

Olive Hinchee

Olive Mae Hinchee, 103, of Weirton, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 in the Weirton Geriatric Center. She was born June 12, 1915 in New Cumberland, WV, a daughter of the late Charles Wesley and Minnie Ethel Hooper Saffle. She was also preceded in death by her husband James ...

Mary Blaschak

Mary Lou Blaschak, 88, of Toronto, OH passed away on Saturday Dec. 1, 2018 at the Laurels of Steubenville, OH. Mary was born Aug. 24, 1930 in Toronto, daughter of the late John J. and Mary E. (Petrisak) Blaschak. She was a manager at the former Union Trust Bank in Steubenville and in 1977 ...

Ryan Guy

Ryan R. ‘P-Nut’ Guy, 43, of Toronto, OH, passed away Friday Nov. 30, 2018 at his home. Ryan was born Jan. 22, 1975 in Steubenville, OH, son of Raymond R. ‘Dick’ and Joyce E. (Skeeles) Guy. He was employed as a machine tender at Valley Converting Co. in Toronto. Ryan was a ...

Mary Blaschak

Mary Lou Blaschak, 88, of Toronto, OH, passed away on Saturday Dec. 1, 2018 at the Laurels of Steubenville, OH. Arrangements are pending at J. E. Foster Funeral Home, Inc. Toronto, OH. A full obituary will appear in Monday’s paper. www.jefosterfh.com

Ronald Poludniak

Ronald W. Poludniak, 86, formerly of Piney Fork, OH, passed away Nov. 18, 2018 in Florida. Ron was born Dec. 14, 1931 in Piney Fork, son of the late Walter F. and Mary (Evancyk) Poludniak. He was a retired Engineer from Wheeling- Pittsburgh Steel Corp. in Mingo Jct., OH. Ron was a US Air ...

Jean Porter

Jean Porter Jean Marie Lucas Porter, 90, of Steubenville, OH, formally of Wellsburg, WV passed away November 30, 2018, at Trinity West Hospital, Steubenville, OH. Jean was born July 24, 1928 in Cleveland, OH to the late Nancy Lucas who passed in 1992. She was a Christian by faith and a ...

William Crago

William “Reid” Crago, 65, of Amsterdam, OH, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018, following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Steubenville, Ohio March 22, 1953, a son of Iva Williams Crago of Amsterdam and the late Charles Crago. He is also preceded in death by his ...

Calvin Mayle

Calvin W. “Whip” Mayle Sr., 93, of Riddles Run, Ohio, passed away peacefully Thursday, November 29, 2018 at home. He was born February 24, 1925 in Brilliant, OH, the son of the late Calvin and Anna Mae (Bateman) Mayle. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, ...

Joseph Hopkins

Joseph David Hopkins, 55, of Georgetown Adena Road, Cadiz, Ohio, passed away Thursday. Visitation Sunday, 4-8 p.m., Borkoski Funeral Home, Cadiz, services, Monday at 11 a.m.

Katherine Wierzbicka

Katherine Wierzbicka passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018 in Santa Maria, CA. She was born March 19, 1922 in Steubenville. Kay, as she was known to her friends, traveled to Los Angeles as a young woman and had her work career there, later living her retirement years in Rio Rancho, ...

Nellie Grey

Nellie E. Grey, 81 of Hopedale, OH, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018 at Valley Hospice, Steubenville, OH. She was born May 30, 1937 in Weirton, WV, the daughter of the late Walter and Doshie Harris Truax. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, John Raymond ...

Ryan Guy

Ryan R. ‘P-Nut’ Guy, 43, of Toronto, OH, passed away Friday, November 30, 2018 at his home. Family and friends will be received Monday December 3, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. at the J. E. Foster Funeral Home, 701 Findley St., in Toronto. A private family service will follow with Father Thomas ...

Wade Steele

Wade H. Steele, Jr., 82, of Toronto, OH, passed away Wednesday Nov. 28 in the Weirton Medical Center in Weirton, WV. Wade was born May 30, 1936 in Toronto, son of the late Wade, Sr. and Garnetta (Tarr) Steele. He was retired from the Timet Titanium Metals Corp. in Toronto, with 38 years of ...

Ross Flanagan

Ross L. “Buddy” Flanagan, age 87, of Toronto, Ohio passed away November 27, 2018 at Valley Hospice Care Center, Steubenville, Ohio. Ross was a member of the Stratton Church of the Nazarene. A graduate of Toronto High School class of 1949. Retired from Wheeling Pitt Steel Mill as a ...