Obituaries

Robert Holsinger

Robert Eugene Holsinger, 91, of Toronto, OH, passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at the Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. Bob was born March 21, 1927, in Toronto, OH, the son of the late Iva (Beaver) Holsinger Turner and step-father Dallas Turner. Bob was a retired carpenter ...

Donald Emery

Donald L. “Red” Emery, 91, of Conway, SC, formerly of Follansbee, WV, passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2019. He was born April 28, 1927, in Copeland, VA, a son of Albert and Anne Emery. Red proudly served his country as a Seaman First Class in the U.S. Navy during World War II, ...

Sharon Krzys

Sharon J. Krzys, 74, of New Cumberland, WV, passed away at UPMC Shadyside in Pittsburgh on Thursday, February 14, 2019, following a sudden two-week illness. Sharon was born in Beaver Fall, PA, on November 1, 1944. She was a daughter of the late Marie Randall. Sharon had an abundancy of ...

David McCormick

David M. McCormick, 67, died peacefully at his home on Monday, February 11, 2019. He was born April 12, 1951, in Coshocton, to the late James “Bob” Robert McCormick and Venelia Josephine Cosmar McCormick. David served in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He ...

Irene Pozel

Irene Ursini Pozel, 90, of Wintersville, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at Weirton Medical Center. She was born in Tarentum, PA, on June 24, 1928, a daughter of the late John and Anna Sarlina Ursini. She was the retired fiscal director for the Jefferson County ...

Margaret Madama

Margaret E. Madama, 94, of Steubenville, died Thursday, February 14, 2019, at her home. She was born November 22, 1924, in Pittsburgh, PA. She is the daughter of the late Ernest and Dorothy Brula Xanopolous. Also preceding her in death are two brothers, Joe and Frank Brula; one sister, Mary ...

Sharon Daugherty

Sharon L. “Sheri” Daugherty, 63, of Wintersville, passed away on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Trinity West. She was born in Steubenville on February 19, 1955, the daughter of the late Daniel D. and Gladys E. DeWitt Daugherty. Sheri is survived by her longtime companion and life ...

Robert Holsinger

Robert E. Holsinger, 91, of Toronto, passed away Wednesday, February 13 at the Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Sunday, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto, and from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, ...

Vincent Giannamore

Vincent P. Giannamore, 72, of Steubenville died Friday, February 15, 2019, at his home. Calling hours will be Monday from 3-7 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel. Final arrangements are pending. Offer condolences, www.mostifuneralhome .com.

John Treverna

John Wesley Treverna, 74 of Colliers, WV, passed away Feb. 14, 2019. There will be no visitation. Arrangements by Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, WV.

Donald Castner

Donald W. Castner passed at his home on February 6, 2019. He was the founder of Tri-State Carpet. In addition to his parents George and Helen, he was preceded in death by his sister, Georgie Ellis and brothers, Calvin, Joe and Albert. He is survived by his wife, Carol (Mellott); children, ...

Nick Makrinos

Nick Makrinos, 89, of Yorkville, OH, died, Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at home, with his family by his side. Arrangements pending with Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville.

William Cain Jr.

William “Bill” Bruce Cain Jr., 86, of Beech Bottom, WV, went to accompany his wife Elizabeth “Betty’ Smith Cain in his heavenly home on February 13, 2019. He was born January 14, 1933, in Dahlonega, Georgia. Visitation will be Monday, February 18 from 6-8 p.m. at Reasner Funeral ...

Margaret Madama

Margaret E. Madama, 94, of Steubenville, died Thursday, February 14, 2019, at her home. Calling hours will be Sunday from 2-6 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel. Final arrangements pending. Offer condolences, www.mostifuneralhome.com.

Agnes Vennitti

Agnes Louise Vennitti, 93, passed away peacefully and crossed the Bridge on February 14 to reunite with her husband Carl Sr. She succumbed to the complications of dementia at Community Skilled Nursing Center. Agnes was born on July 9, 1925 in New Castle Pennsylvania to Tony and Mary ...

Thelma Jasper

Thelma O. Jasper, 87, of Smithfield, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Visitation at Wilson Funeral Home, 154 Second St., Dillonvale, on Saturday from 2-8 p.m. Services Sunday at 2 p.m.

Lindsey Varlas

Lindsey F. Varlas, 32, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at home. She was born December 16, 1986, in Steubenville, OH, the daughter of Sandra Lynn Brake and Timothy John Stevic. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, James R. Shaffer, Marjorie and Emil ...

John Chiarello

John Phillip Chiarello, 79, of Steubenville, OH, formerly of Follansbee, WV, died peacefully on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at Weirton Medical Center. Born on January 26, 1940, in Follansbee, WV, a son of the late Salvatore and Laura (Amoruso) Chiarello, John is also preceded in death by ...

Betty Grantonic

Betty Frances (Scott) Grantonic, 92, of Steubenville, formerly of Mingo Jct., died on February 9, 2019, at Valley Hospice. She went peacefully, enveloped in love and prayer. She was born on August 11, 1926, in Detroit, MI, to Annabelle (Robertson) Scott and Thomas William Scott. The family ...

Dwight Jeffrey

Dwight Jeffrey of Point Pleasant, WV, died on January 18, 2019. He was born near Toronto, OH, in 1929 to John G. and Lena Jeffrey. He was preceded in death by brothers John and Wayne and sister Gail. Dwight’s surviving sister, Rosalie Jeffrey Coxen, resides in Weirton, WV. With ...