McFarland & Son Funeral & Cremation Services Co.

Caring Since 1897

Welcome to the McFarland & Son Funeral Home and McCardell-White-McFarland Funeral and Cremation Services. Established in 1897, family owned and operated, we are committed to providing the highest quality care for all your funeral service needs.

We offer many ways to help families personalize and customize a funeral, memorial, tributes and or Celebrations of Life services. Personalization not only provides a special way to remember a loved one, it also allows those present to participate in the ceremony. We welcome the opportunity to discuss other options as well to assist you in creating a truly memorable service.

Our mission is to help families adjust to a death by assisting them in planning meaningful, personal funerals and related commemorative services in a caring and dignified way.



Our Obituaries

JANE JOANNE KUZENKO

July 18, 1929 - December 8, 2016

Howland, Ohio - Jane Joanne Kuzenko, of Warren, Ohio, died December 8, 2016 at Shepherd of the Valley in Howland. She was born July 18, 1929 in Youngstown, OH, daughter of Alexander and Lottie Taraszewski. Jane was a 1947 graduate of South High School. Jane married Mike Kuzenko on October 15, 1949 and they raised six children. She and Mike were co-owners of Trumbull Business Systems...
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Gerald C. Chamberlain

July 4, 1937 - December 6, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Gerald C. Chamberlain, 79, died Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Hospice House Poland, Ohio. He was born on July 4, 1937 in Warren, Ohio, the son of Bill and Jennie Chamberlain. Gerald retired from Copperweld Steel and was a graduate of Leavittsburg High School. In his youth he played baseball and tried out for the Cleveland Indians. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed all types of...
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Ila Sowa

October 5, 1936 - December 6, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Ila K. Sowa, 80, passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at St. Joseph's Health Center, Warren. She was born on October 5, 1936 in Southington, Ohio, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Marjorie Hoffman Lynn. Ila was employed by Trumbull County as a Site Manager for Elderly Affairs and was a graduate of Southington High School. She enjoyed shopping, craft shows, fairs and...
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Debra S Misko

May 30, 1952 - December 5, 2016

Warren - Debra S. Misko, 64 of Howland, passed away at UPMC in Pittsburgh on December 5, 2016. She was born in Warren, OH, on May 30, 1952 the daughter of Richard and Rita Klingensmith. Debra was employed by Mercy Health, St. Elizabeth. Debra greatly enjoyed spending time with her family and was an extremely giving and thoughtful person who always put others before herself. ...
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Norma Medzie

September 13, 1931 - December 4, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Norma L. Medzie , age 85, passed away into eternal rest Sunday December 4, 2016 at Community Skilled Nursing Center, Warren. She was born on September 15, 1931 in Warren, the daughter of the late Joseph and Pearl Devlin Meyer. She was married to the late Michael J. Medzie who preceded her in death on Feb. 17, 2007. Norma was employed by General Electric, Trumbull Lamp Div. and...
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Barbara Knoch

February 11, 1950 - December 3, 2016

Warren- Barbara Knoch age 66, (McCourt, Rupert) of Warren entered eternal rest after a long battle with cancer on December 3, 2016 surrounded by her family and friends at St. Joseph's Health Center. She was born on February 11, 1950 in Webster Springs, West Virginia, the daughter of the late Elijah Sheldon and Emily Hosey McCourt. "Barb" earned her career as a homemaker when her children were...
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Jack L Brizzi, Sr.

November 6, 1937 - November 19, 2016

Jack L. Brizzi, Sr., Warren, Ohio, died November 19, 2016. He was born November 6, 1937 in Charleroi, Pa. the son of Elio and Frances Lynn Brizzi. Mr. Brizzi earned his BS in Education from Ohio University and a Master's Degree in Education from Kent State University. He served with the Fine Arts Council from inception until 1987 as well as serving on the Board of Directors of the Ballet...
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Edwin Daniels

June 21, 1942 - November 13, 2016

Edwin R. Daniels, Bristolville, Oh., died on November 13, 2016 at his residence in Bristolville. He was born the son of the late Leon and Edna Gale Daniels. Mr. Daniels was born on June 21, 1942 in Monroe, Michigan. He was a graduate of Bristol HS. Before retiring, he worked for Kraft Maid as a tow motor operator. Memories of Edwin will be carried on by his sons, Scott (Joy) Daniels...
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Donald E. Miller

November 12, 2016

Donald E. Miller, 90, of Chandler, AZ passed away on November 12, 2016. He graduated from Valley Forge Military, Wayne, PA in 1944 and served in the US Army during WWII. A life-long Buckeye, Don was a graduate of The Ohio State University (BA 1950) and the Ohio State University College of Law (1953). He worked for the Union Savings and Trust Co. of Warren, Ohio, for 25 years, rising to the...
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Terry Lee Thornton

May 19, 1953 - November 5, 2016

Cortland, Ohio - Terry Lee Thornton, 63, died Saturday, November 5, 2016 at St. Joseph's Health Center. He was born on May 19, 1953 in Newport News, Virginia, the son of the late William C. Thornton, Sr. and Ida Simmers Thornton. He is preceded death by his sister, Loretta Castle and brother's William C. Thornton, Jr. and Ray Thornton. Memories of Terry will be carried on by his sister, Janet...
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David R. Chenoweth

November 9, 1921 - November 5, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Attorney David R. Chenoweth, 94, died Saturday, November 5, 2016 at his residence. He was born on November 9, 1921 in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of the late Harley and Pearl Moore Chenoweth. David was an attorney and Trust Officer of the Union Savings and Trust Co. Long time member of the 1st Presbyterian Church and board member of the Warren Salvation Army and Oakwood Cemetery...
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Thema L. Rudolph

April 1, 1919 - October 26, 2016

Cortland Ohio - Thelma L. Rudolph , 97, died Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at Lake Vista.. She was born on April 1, 1919 in Haworth, Oklahoma the daughter of the late Bird and Ruby Gilbert Gordon. Thelma was raised on a farm in Oklahoma and picked cotton and where she graduated from Cosmetology School. Soon after her marriage to Walter Rudolph on December 31, 1943. She moved to Trumbull Co.,...
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Jamie Renee Deutsch

September 16, 1996 - October 22, 2016

Niles, Ohio - Jamie Renee Deutsch, 20, died Saturday, October 22, 2016 at her residence. She was born on September 16, 1996 in Warren, Ohio, the daughter of Timothy and Jill Whitman Deutsch. Jamie enjoyed music and was a competition dancer. Her true love was equestrian sports where she won numerous Grand Championships in the hunter/jumper competitions on her horse Casper. Memories of Jamie...
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Marian Louise Sutliff

February 26, 1933 - October 19, 2016

Champion, Ohio - Marian Louise Sutliff , 83, died Wednesday, October 19, 2016 surrounded by her family at her residence. She was born on February 26, 1933 in Warren, the daughter of the late Evan and Florence Buckley Engle. Marian married Fred Sutliff July 18 1952 and they enjoyed 64 years together. Marian was employed by Champion School District as a Secretary to the Superintendent and to...
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Clifford Morgan

June 1, 1945 - October 16, 2016

Cortland, Ohio – Clifford C. Morgan, 71, of Cortland, OH, died at 4:00PM Sunday, October 16, 2016 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Warren, OH, after a heroic battle with cancer. He was born June 1, 1945 in Beaver Falls, PA to the late Louis and Ella Morgan. He graduated from Northwestern High School. At the age of 19, Cliff followed the footsteps of other proud family members and joined the...
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Robert W. Williams

March 3, 1947 - October 15, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Robert W. Williams, 69, formerly of Uniontown, PA. died Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Omni Manor Health Care Center - Youngstown. He was born on March 3, 1947 in Uniontown, PA, the son of the late Thomas and Ola Mae Osbourne Williams. Robert was employed by Saramar Aluminum and enjoyed camping, Memories of Robert will be carried on by his sisters, Mary Leona Lehman, Janice...
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Dorothy J. Tracy

June 28, 1927 - October 12, 2016

Niles, Ohio - Dorothy J. Tracy, 89, died Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. She was born on June 28, 1927 in Dana, Indiana, the daughter of the late Paul and Norma Fillinger Connell. Dorothy was a Registered Nurse. She was a member of Morning Light Chapter Order of Eastern Star Memories of Dorothy will be carried on by her sons: Douglas M. (Claudia) Dalrymple of...
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Betty Lou Platt

September 23, 1926 - October 10, 2016

West Farmington, Ohio - Betty Lou Platt, 90, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Monday, October 10, 2016. She was born on September 23, 1926, the daughter of the late Earl and LuLu Kerger Collier. Betty Lou was a cadet nurse during WWII but the war ended just as she graduated. She was the last class to graduate from Warren City Hospital School of Nursing before it became...
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Brad Starnes

October 21, 1981 - October 10, 2016

WARREN-Brad M. Starnes 34, died Oct. 10, 2016 in Cleveland, OH. He was born October 21, 1981 in Warren. Brad was the son of Paul G. and Sherry L. Starnes, Jr. of Warren, OH. Brad graduated from Warren G. Harding in 2000 and graduated in 2014 from Kent State University with a BS in Math. Brad loved all sports and played on the WGH baseball team and was also on the Swim Team. He continued...
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Scott D. Hall

January 31, 1962 - October 6, 2016

Scott D. Hall of Newton Falls passed away on Thursday, October 6, 2016 in his residence. He was 54. Mr. Hall was born in Warren on January 31, 1962, the son of David and Elaine Brothers Hall. He was a graduate of Chalker High School; he obtained certification from Trumbull County Joint Vocational School in Building Trades. Earlier in life Scott was employed as a carpenter. Mr....
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Donald R. Eisenbraun

March 18, 1936 - October 5, 2016

Donald R. Eisenbraun of Warren passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 2:34 p.m. in Trumbull Memorial Hospital. He was 80 Mr. Eisenbraun was born in Struthers, OH on March 18, 1936, the son of the late Ralph H. and Beatrice A. Gosnell Eisenbraun. Donald was a graduate of Struthers High School. He proudly served our country in the United States Army. Mr. Eisenbraun retired in...
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Jack L Simpson, Sr.

November 21, 1924 - October 4, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Jack L Simpson Sr., 91, died Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at his residence. He was born on November 21, 1924 in Wheeling, West Virginia. Jack was self employed as a Graphic Designer and owner of Graphic Design for Industry. He was an active member of Trumbull New Theatre where he was a set designer and builder. He also was a member of the Cortland Church of Christ. In 1943 he...
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Ralph K. Glosser, Sr.

September 19, 1935 - September 29, 2016

Cortland, Ohio - Ralph K. Glosser Sr., 81, died Thursday, September 29, 2016 at Windsor House of Champion. He was born on September 19, 1935 in Warren, Ohio, the son of the late Ralph H.K. and Mary Zimmerman Glosser. Ralph was one of the original founders and vice president of engineering at Vanex Tube Corporation, where he poured himself into his work. He retired after 31 years in early 2016....
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Pamela Rose

November 15, 1968 - September 22, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Pamela L. Rose, 47, died Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Select Specialty Hospital, Youngstown. She was born on November 15, 1968 in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of the late Fredrick and Carol Anderson Pheley. Pam had recently moved to the area from Michigan. She loved music and was an avid NASCAR fan. Memories of Pam will be carried on by sister, Kim Kliemann of Dearborn...
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Timothy F. Gallagher

September 19, 1955 - September 16, 2016

Timothy F. Gallagher of Warren passed away on Friday, September 16, 2016 at 9:02 p.m. in the emergency room of Trumbull Memorial Hospital. He was 60. Tim was born on September 19, 1955 in Youngstown, the son of Francis and Grace H. Flannery Gallagher. He was a 1974 graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School in Youngstown. He was employed as the electrical inspector for the City of Warren and...
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Lorena Quinn

February 8, 1919 - September 11, 2016

Lorena Belle Quinn formerly of North Bloomfield, passed away on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 2:18 a.m. in Gillette Nursing Home. She was 97. Mrs. Quinn was born in Niles on February 8, 1919, to the late Roy M. and Alice M. Gill Williams. She was a 1936 graduate of Niles McKinley High School. Following high school Lorena matriculated to Youngstown Hospital School of Nursing where she...
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Joan Seaver

October 26, 1931 - August 30, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Joan Seaver, 84, died Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at her residence. She was born on October 26, 1931 in Weymouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, the daughter of the late Norman and Marie MacEachern Ruggles Her husband, Wallace F. Seaver whom she married July 28, 1956, passed away on December 14, 1996. She retired as a dental lab technician for Drs. Ralph & Lee Snelson. Joan was an...
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Dale M. Young

December 18, 1964 - August 27, 2016

Dale M. Young of Warren passed away on August 27, 2016 at 8:03 a.m. in his residence. He was 51. Mr. Young was born in Warren on December 18, 1964, the son of the late Lewis and Annabelle Marie Bundy Young. He attended Warren City Schools. Dale was employed as a painter for many years, until venturing out on his own to own and operate his own painting company. Dale is survived by 3...
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Robert A Meneely

March 5, 1955 - August 16, 2016

Robert A. Meneely of Warren passed away on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at 3:15 p.m. in White Oak Manor. He was 61. Mr. Meneely was born in Warren on March 30, 1955, the son of Donald J. and Theresa Verbosky Meneely. He was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. Robert was employed as a machine operator for Gipsom form many years. Robert is survived by his parents, Donald J. (Theresa)...
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Edward L. Parthemer

October 12, 1939 - August 14, 2016

Edward L. Parthemer of Bristolville, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 7:00 a.m. in his residence. He was 76. Mr. Parthemer was born on October 12, 1939 in Warren, the son of the late Harold and Ruth Burgermyer Parthemer. Following high school graduation, Edward proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He retired as a diesel mechanic from a...
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Betty Knowlton

April 19, 1933 - August 12, 2016

Cortland, Ohio: On Friday August 12th 2016 our mom, Betty C. Knowlton, 83, completed her life on earth and went home to be with her heavenly father after several years battling Parkinson's disease and other complications. She was born the daughter of the late Michael and Katherine Lazeration in Barnesboro PA., April 19th 1933 and was one of 3 children. She had a brother Fredrick and a sister...
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Tom Osborne

September 25, 1955 - August 11, 2016

Warren, Ohio - William Thomas "Tom" Osborne, 60, passed away at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 11, 2016 in St. Joseph Mercy Health Center following a short illness. He was born on September 25, 1955 in Phoenix, Arizona, the son of the late Wallace and Aldene Hoffman Osborne. Mr. Osborne was a 1973 graduate of Western Reserve High School. Following high school, Tom attended Kent State...
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Dean L. Barbutes

May 16, 1929 - August 8, 2016

Dean L. Barbutes of Warren, passed away on Monday, August 8, 2016 at 10:51 a.m. in the emergency room of Trumbull Memorial Hospital. He was 87. Mr. Barbutes was born in Warren on May 16, 1929, the son of the late Louis and Jessie Jennings Barbutes. He attended Leavittsburg School Systems. Dean retired in 1990 after 30 years of employment as a steelworker for the former WCI Steel. Mr....
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Dorothy W. Richardson

March 11, 1920 - August 8, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Dorothy W. Richardson, 96, passed Monday, August 8, 2016 at Windsor House of Champion. She was born March 11, 1920 in Warren, Ohio. Dorothy was president of her Warren G. Harding High School graduating class of 1939 and a graduate of St. Lukes' Hospital as a Registered Nurse. She married Thomas N. Richardson on September 4, 1942 and was a member of Christ Episcopal Church.,...
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Rita Hostert

January 7, 1929 - August 4, 2016

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Rita Hostert, 87, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, in Scottsdale. She was born Jan. 7, 1929, in Leavittsburg, the daughter of Josephine and William Hostert. She lived in Warren until moving to Scottsdale in 2009. Rita attended St. Mary's High School and worked at Ohio Lamp for 42 years, retiring in 1989. She was an avid bowler with her work colleagues, and enjoyed sewing...
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Clifford Youngs

July 29, 1918 - August 4, 2016

Howland, Ohio - Clifford J. Youngs, 98, passed Thursday, August 4, 2016 at Sheppard of the Valley, Howland. He was born on July 29, 1918 in New York City, New York, the son of the late Alfred and Mary Zahn Youngs. Clifford retired from Dan Dee Potato Chips as a distributor and had graduated from Leavittsburg High School. He was a WWII Navy Veteran, Honorably discharged. Served from 1942-1946...
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MaryEllen Gillam

June 2, 1925 - August 1, 2016

Warren, Ohio- MaryEllen Gillam , 91, passed Monday, August 1, 2016 at Gillette Nursing Home surrounded by her family.. She was born on June 2, 1925 in Bergholz, Ohio, the daughter of the late Edward and Josephine Eynon Myers. Mary was employed by Hills Department Store as a Clerk and was a graduate of Bergholz High School. She was a member of Warren's First United Methodist Church and Past...
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Jane Duncan

July 18, 1935 - July 27, 2016

Cortland, Ohio - Jane I. Duncan, 81, died Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at Gillette Nursing Home. She was born on July 18, 1935 in Warren, Ohio, the daughter of the late Clarence and Elsie Ordner Duncan. Jane was employed by Danieli Wean United as an Executive Secretary. She worked there for 36 years before retiring in 1997. She enjoyed biking, walking, bocce, corn hole, reading, traveling (she...
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Birdie Saxon

June 21, 1931 - July 25, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Birdie L. Saxon, 85, passed suddenly from this life into the waiting arms of Jesus, Monday morning, July 25, 2016 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. She was born on June 24, 1931 in Butler County, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Frank and Nancy Bowser Hartle lived in Warren since 1947. Birdie was the devoted and loving wife of the late George P. Saxon, They were married...
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Mary McDonald

January 14, 1924 - July 24, 2016

Sebring, Ohio ­ Mary Alice McDonald, 92, formerly of Warren, died peacefully on Sunday morning, July 24, 2016  at the Copeland Oaks Retirement Community where she had lived since December 1997.  She was born on January 14, 1924 in Gallatin, MO, the daughter of the late Dean and Luzelle  Leopard...
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Robert Smeltzer

November 21, 1923 - July 24, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Robert E. Smeltzer, 92, died Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. He was born on November 21, 1923 in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Oliver and Elma Shellhammer Smeltzer. After graduating from Harding High School and before he enlisted in the United States Army, he was an iceman who delivered ice to many bars and homes. He was a part of the...
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Lavinia Whiting

August 3, 1914 - July 21, 2016

Lake Worth, Florida - Lavinia " Babe" Whiting , 101, passed Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Warren, Ohio surrounded by family. She was born on August 3, 1914 in Warren, Ohio, the daughter of the late Richard and Elizabeth Reynalt Hitchings. Lavinia " Babe" was a lifetime member of Warren's 1st United Methodist Church, was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School and attended Hiram College. She...
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Erma Russie

June 1, 1924 - July 20, 2016

Warren- Mrs. Erma Russie, 92, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at The Hospice House in Poland. She was born in Newton Falls Ohio on June 1, 1924 to the late Robert and Harriet McBurney. She graduated from Warren G. Harding High School and worked briefly as a secretary at the Vienna Air Force Base. She was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, reading and wintering in Arizona with her husband...
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Martha Pealer

October 16, 1933 - July 20, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Martha Lee Pealer, Warren, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at her residence. She was born on October 16, 1933 in Warren, Ohio, the daughter of the late Claude and Marjorie Wills Rowley. Martha was employed by St. Joseph's Hospital as a switch board operator. She was an active member of the Leavittsburg Baptist Church she enjoyed reading and working crossword puzzles. Memories...
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Thomas Scheible

April 25, 1960 - July 13, 2016

Warren- Thomas Michael Scheible, 56, passed away July 13, 2016 at his home. Thomas was born April 25, 1960 in Alliance , Ohio, the son of Donald and Roseann Scheible. He proudly served his country with the US Navy. Thomas was retired after working many years in various industrial shops. He leaves behind his children, daughters Tabatha Cook of Alliance, Tamatha Heestand of Alliance, Monic...
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Viola Fellows

January 2, 1942 - July 11, 2016

Leavittsburg- Viola E Fellows, 74, passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. Viola was born in Bellaire, Ohio on January 2, 1942, the daughter of Floyd Brandon and Viola Castner Brandon. She was employed as a Deli Manager and Meat Cutter and Wrapper for Giant Eagle. She married Milton "Bud" Roy Fellows, Jr. December 7, 1968. They spent many happy years together...
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Charles Francis Winkle

February 27, 1930 - July 6, 2016

Middleburg, VA- Charles Francis Winkle, 86, passed away in Middleburg, Va. ,where he resided with his family, on July 6, 2016. Charles was born in Boardman , Ohio to Frank and Helen Winkle on February 27, 1930. He graduated from Boardman High School and from Mount Union College. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. He retired as a Manufacturing Representative. Charles...
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Grace Madeline Sims

September 29, 1927 - July 6, 2016

Champion, Ohio - Grace "Madeline" Sims, 88, died Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at St. Joseph's Health Center. She was born on September 29, 1927 in Tunnelton, West Virginia, the daughter of the late Oran and Goldie Sigley Bolyard. Grace was employed by Ohio Lamp as a utility relief person. She enjoyed her family, cooking, and baking. Mrs. Sims was quoted "I am a very hard worker from my upbringing...
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Ann Penman

May 21, 1922 - July 5, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Ann K. Penman, 94 passed Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at Shepherd of the Valley-Howland. She was born on May 21, 1922 in Elyria, Ohio, the daughter of the late Herbert and Beatrice Baisor Krider. Ann was a member of the class of 1940 Warren G. Harding High School and in 1944 she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology at Hood College. She worked as a bank teller...
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Albert Edward Ott

July 23, 1937 - July 5, 2016

Hubbard- Albert Edward Ott, 78, of Hubbard passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 with his loving wife , Martha, by his side. Albert was born in Youngstown, Ohio to Albert and Dolores Ott on July 23, 1937. He served in The United States Air Force from 1955-1959. Albert retired in 2014, after working over fifty years as an Aviation Parts Salesman and Regional Manager for Van...
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W. Lawrence Weeks

December 1, 1934 - July 2, 2016

Cortland, Ohio - W. Lawrence Weeks Jr., 81, died Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Windsor House of Champion. He had suffered for many years from heart disease. He was born December 1, 1934 in Birmingham, Alabama, the son of the late Walter and Effie Faye Robinette Weeks. Mr. Weeks attended high school in Gadsden, AL where he was awarded an athletic scholarship to Georgia Institute of Technology,...
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Alberta Burkholder

November 2, 1936 - June 27, 2016

Warren- Alberta Burkholder, 79, passed away Monday, June 27, 2016 at Community Skilled Nursing Home. "Bertie" was born November 2, 1936 in Warren, Ohio to Lloyd and Altheda Finch. She was a homemaker and enjoyed her family. On March 5, 1971, she married Harry Burkholder. They enjoyed 25 years of marriage until his passing on August 14. 1996. Preceding her are her husband and her parents...
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Patricia Brehm

October 24, 1942 - June 26, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Patricia E. Brehm, 73, died Sunday, June 26, 2016 at her home after a brave battle with cancer. She was born on October 24, 1942 in Warren, Ohio, the daughter of the late Howard and Vivian Halle Davis. Pat was a graduate of St. Mary's High School. She married Paul Brehm in 1963 and lovingly put up with him for 52 years. She lived all her life in the Warren area where she and...
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Beverly Ann English

May 4, 1931 - June 18, 2016

Warren Ohio- Beverly Ann English, 85, died Saturday, June 18, 2016, at her home. She was born on May 4. 1931 in Ravenna, Ohio, the daughter of the late Paul and Lena Drumm. On June 12, 1954, Beverly married Frank English, Sr. They spent 60 loving years together until his death on March 3, 2015. Beverly was a homemaker and cherished her time spent with her family. She enjoyed reading,...
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Louis P Simeski

September 8, 1923 - June 13, 2016

Louis P Simeski, 92, passed away Monday, June 13, 2016 at Community Skilled Nursing Home. Louis was born on September 8, 1923 in Brownfield, Pa. He was the son of Peter and Barbara Simeski. After graduation from High School, Louis enlisted in the United States Army in the infantry. He proudly served his country from March 1943 through October 1945. After he was honorably discharged, he...
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Wendy Sue Ward

July 29, 1955 - June 13, 2016

Warren- Wendy Sue Ward passed away at her home on Monday, June 13, 2016. She was 60 years old. Wendy was born on July 29, 1955 in Bradford, Pa to John and Patricia Mathys. She graduated from Bradford High School. Wendy was a homemaker. She attended The Salvation Army Church of Warren. She enjoyed bingo, fishing and spending time with her family. Wendy was a big Elvis fan and loved all...
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Alma Reppart

February 16, 1942 - June 1, 2016

Warren, Ohio- Alma J. Reppart, 74, died Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at Windsor House of Champion. She was born on February, 16, 1942 in Lisbon, Ohio, the daughter of the late Gale and Traess Homan McVay. Alma was a graduate of Youngstown City Schools after participating in the Mahoning Co. Program for Deaf Education. She was a member of Believers' Church and the Mahoning Valley Association of the...
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Dale Bertuzzi, Sr.

January 31, 1928 - May 29, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Dale C. Bertuzzi, Sr., 88, died Sunday, May 29, 2016 at St. Joseph's Health Center. He was born on January 31, 1928 in Pennsylvania, the son of the late Alexander and Effie Garnetti Bertuzzi. Dale was employed by Packard Electric Div. of GM as a Tool and Die Maker. He was a member of St. Mary's Church and formerly Christ Our King Catholic Church. He was very active and...
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Gwendolyn "Gwen" Fox

October 6, 1932 - May 28, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Gwendolyn "Gwen" K. Fox, 79, died Saturday, May 28, 2016 at her residence. She was born on October 6, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of the late Albert and Helen Cox Demchak. Gwen graduated from Columbus North High School and The Ohio State University where she was a member of Pi Beta Phi Sorority. She married her college sweetheart John F. Fox in a military ceremony at...
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Elmer Hellweg

May 12, 1918 - May 22, 2016

Elmer L. Hellweg, 98, died on Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Windsor House in Champion, Ohio. Prior to moving to Windsor House four years ago, he made his home in Overland Park, Kansas. Elmer was born on May 12, 1918 to Mr. and Mrs. Daniel (Susanna Limbeck) Hellweg in Lincoln, Nebraska. He attended Trinity Lutheran School and graduated from Lincoln High School in January 1937. In addition, he completed...
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Cliff Amos

March 27, 1947 - May 10, 2016

BURLESON, Texas - Cliff Amos, 69, passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2016. He was born March 27, 1947, in Warren, the son of Richard and Lucille Amos. Cliff was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving during the Vietnam War. Survivors include his children, Kim (Robert) Leeper, Chip (Cindy) Amos and Jennie (Cody) Durham; siblings, James and Betty Amos; and grandchildren, Haley Butticarlo,...
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Nancy Konkol

July 4, 1951 - May 9, 2016

Nancy Konkol, 64, of Niles passed away at St. Elizabeth's Hospital on Monday, May 9, 2016. Nancy was born in Warren, Ohio to Vernon and Jessica (Platt) King on July 4, 1951. She was employed at Kraftmaid as an assembler. She is survived by one son, Albert III (Ashlie Reed) of Youngstown and three daughters, Dawn (Ron) Martin of McDonald, Amanda Madden of Niles and Danielle Myers of...
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Theresa Soucy

May 24, 1954 - May 7, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Theresa Soucy , 61, of Warren, passed away at St. Joseph's Hospital on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Theresa was born in Pocahontas, Virginia on May 24, 1954. She was the daughter of John and Justine Mussalow. She was a graduate of John F. Kennedy High School and worked as a factory worker. Theresa enjoyed cooking. She was preceded by her parents. Surviving her are two sons,...
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Ralph E. "Jim" Snelson

May 13, 1935 - April 29, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Ralph E "Jim" Snelson , 80, died Friday, April 29, 2016 at Lake Vista of Cortland after a long illness. He was born on May 13, 1935 in Warren, the son of the late Dr, Ralph "Snick" and Anne Lewis Snelson. Jim was a local dentist with Snelson & Snelson. He had partnered first with his father, Dr. Ralph A "Snick" Snelson and then later with his son, Dr Lee Snelson, who continues...
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Edith Elliott

September 18, 1936 - April 14, 2016

Warren, Ohio – Edith I Elliott, 79, died Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Gillette Nursing Home. She was born on September 18, 1936 in Bristolville, Ohio, the daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Kovac Kuhn. She enjoyed raising her family and everyone called her "Grandma". Memories of Edith will be carried on by daughters, Peggy (Benny) Bosley of Leavittsburg, and Helen Elliott of...
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Vincent Altieri

June 7, 1959 - April 5, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Vincent Altieri, 56, died Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at St. Joseph's Health Center after a long illness. He was born on June 7, 1959 in Youngstown, Ohio, the son of the late John and Irene Lyons Altieri. Vincent was employed as a Extruder at Eclipse Blinds in Orwell. He enjoyed bowling, photography, traveling, watching Drag Racing; going to concerts and spending time with his family...
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Sarah Metzler

December 23, 1916 - April 3, 2016

Sarah R. Metzler of Edwardsville, IL formerly of Warren, passed away on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 12:15 a.m. in her son's residence. She was 99 Sarah was born on December 23, 1916 in Struthers, OH, the daughter of the late Thomas Roberts, a former mayor of Struthers, and his wife Estella Morgan Roberts. Mrs. Metzler was one of five daughters. She was a graduate of Struthers High School....
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Amy Beth Ramey

March 31, 1977 - April 3, 2016

Amy Beth Ramey of Warren, passed away on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 1:20 p.m. in her residence after a courageous battle with leukemia. She was 39. Amy was born in Warren on March 31, 1977, the daughter of Timothy J. and Sheryl Ann Timko Polta. She was a 1995 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. Following high school Amy devoted herself to a life of education. She first...
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Wilbur Grubbs

October 4, 1929 - April 1, 2016

Wilbur Grubbs of Warren, passed away on April 1, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. in his residence. He was 86. Mr. Grubbs was born in Fairview, PA on October 4, 1929, the son of the late Edward and Hettie Miller Grubbs. Following high school, Wilbur proudly served his country in the United State Navy during the Korean Conflict. Wilbur then went on to obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from...
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Linda Malone

August 19, 1943 - March 28, 2016

Linda E. Malone of Brookfield passed away on Monday, March 28, 2016 at 10:52 p.m. in Sharon Regional Hospital. She was 72. Mrs. Malone was born in Henderson, KY on August 19, 1943, the daughter of the late Oliver and Susan Trent Lockney. She was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. Following high school Linda matriculated to Trumbull Business College where she obtained her...
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William Proctor

September 29, 1930 - March 28, 2016

William Howard Proctor of Parkman formerly of Warren, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2016 at University Hospital Geauga Medical Center. He was 85. Mr. Proctor was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on September 29, 1930, the son of the late Paul and Judith Harrelson Proctor. Mr. Proctor proudly served his country in the United States Navy on the U.S.S. Oriskany CV-34 from 1951 to 1955...
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Margaret Thomas

October 3, 1934 - March 24, 2016

Bristolville, Ohio - Margaret Emma Thomas, 81, died Friday, March 25, 2016 at University Hospital, Cleveland. She was born on October 30, 1934 in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Clarence and Lena (Acklin) Phillips. Margaret was employed by the Bristolville Local Schools as a Bus Driver and retired in 1999. She was a member of Moose Chapter #341 Cortland, Ohio Horseman...
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Brian A. Kozak

July 22, 1967 - March 20, 2016

Brian A. Kozak, 48, passed away at his home Sunday, March 20, 2016. He was born July 22, 1967 in Warren, Ohio to Russell Kozak and the late Janice Yartz. . Brian enjoyed fishing and hunting. He had a love for music especially Rock and Roll. He was proficient in many musical instruments, especially the guitar and piano. He attended Western Reserve High School. He will be greatly missed by...
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Barbara Morgan

July 22, 1940 - March 18, 2016

Fowler- Barbara Morgan ,75, passed away peacefully Friday, 3/18/ 2016 at St. Elizabeth's Hospital. She was born July 22, 1940 in Canton, Ohio to Clarence and Nettie Myers .Barbara married Ralph Morgan on February 17, 1962. They spent many happy years together before his passing March 15, 2006. She graduated from The Sewickley School of Nursing with her RN degree. She began her career as a...
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Shirley Ann Fleming

June 26, 1936 - March 16, 2016

Shirley A. Fleming, 79, passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Sunrise Assisted Living Residence in Poland, Ohio. She was born June 26, 1936 in Ashland, Kentucky to Ray and Bess (Frazier) Rice. Shirley was raised in Ironton, Ohio She worked for her parents dairy, Hy- Grade Milk Company. In high school, she was the head majorette of the marching band. This is where she met her soon- to-...
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Charmaine Kawehikiheokalani Ray

October 12, 1938 - March 7, 2016

Niles, Ohio - Charmaine Kawehikiheokalani Ray, 77, passed Monday, March 7, 2016 at Autumn Hills Care Center surrounded by her family. She was born October 12, 1938 in Honolulu, Hawaii, the daughter of the late Andrew Fellezs and Thelma Panaewa Fellezs. Charmaine attended the Warren Seventh Day Adventist Church, and was a talented vocalist and musician. She moved to Niles from Hawaii in 1973. ...
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Constance Connie Crigler

September 1, 1947 - February 28, 2016

Port Richey, FL- Constance (Connie) Crigler, formerly of Warren, lost her courageous battle February 28, 2016 in Port Richey , Florida . Connie was born on September 1, 1947, the daughter of W. Earl and Regina Crigler . She graduated from Warren G. Harding High School and was employed as an assembler with Packard Electric/GM. She enjoyed gardening and was a member of the Garden Club of...
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Don Simmons

February 26, 2016

Warren- Don A. Simmons. 41, passed away Friday, February 26, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. . He was born in Warren Ohio, the son of Tod and Esther Simmons on January 17, 1975. Don attended Lakeview Schools and Pittsburgh Institute of Art. He had worked for AVI in the Commissary. Don enjoyed art, as well as drawing pictures for family members .His other interests were gaming,...
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Sally Cope

July 20, 1947 - February 24, 2016

Warren- Sally Ann Cope, 68 of Warren passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at St Joseph's Care Center surrounded by her loving family Sally was born in Warren, Ohio on July 20, 1947 to Roger and Agnes (Herbert) Wright. She was employed at Trumbull Correctional Institute for 22 years as a Supervising Lieutenant, retiring in 2014. Sally enjoyed her job and working and loved spending time with...
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Gregory L. Ackerman

May 21, 1955 - February 13, 2016

Warren, OH Gregory L. Ackerman, 60, passed away at St. Elizabeth's Hospital on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. Greg was born in Warren, Ohio on May 21, 1955 to Homer and Betty Toy Ackerman. He was a graduate of John F. Kennedy High School and a member of St. James Catholic Church. He was employed as a driver by Nichols Bakery. Greg loved fishing and was a Cleveland Browns fan. Greg will be...
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Mitzie K. Taylor

March 18, 1960 - February 11, 2016

Niles, Ohio - Mitzie K (Oller) Taylor, 55, died Thursday, February 11, 2016 at St. Elizabeth's Health Center, Youngstown. She was born on March 18, 1960 the daughter of Richard Oller and the late Roberta VanScoy Matteson. Mitzie attended Believers Christian Church and loved to babysit and fish. She made weedwackers and worked as a cashier . Her favorite quote was by Helen Keller "The best &...
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Sandra Kay Carter

February 10, 2016

Sharon, Pa: Sandra Kay Carter passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at her home. She was 68. Sandra was born on March 8, 1947 to Mildred and George Wynn, Sr. in Warren, OH. She was a homemaker and attended Beth Emmanuel Fellowship Church in Sharon, PA. She enjoyed her dogs and playing Bingo. Survivors include her loving husband of 40 years, James R. Carter, her 2 daughters;...
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Jean C. Macciocca

July 16, 1933 - February 4, 2016

Champion, Ohio - Jean C. Macciocca , 82, passed Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Windsor House of Champion. She was born on July 16, 1933 in Italy, the daughter of the late Harry and Joanna Serra Ritter. Jean came to America from Italy when she was 17 years old and was proud to be an American Citizen. She loved to be active and played bingo, traveled to casinos, and enjoyed gardening, baking and...
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Roy McFadden

November 18, 1918 - February 1, 2016

Youngstown, Ohio - E. LeRoy McFadden, 97, formerly of Warren, passed away peacefully Monday, February 1, 2016 at Select Specialty Hospital-Youngstown, Inc. (Warren Campus). He was born on November 19, 1918 in Butler, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Elmer and Carrie Diehl McFadden. Roy taught math for 5 years in the Vienna School District & 29 years at Howland High School until he retired...
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James Winters

January 31, 2016

Warren, OH James Patrick Winters, 60, passed away at his home on January 31, 2016. He was born December 5, 1955 in Geneva , Ohio to Charles and Alberta (Beck) Winters. James proudly served his country in the United States Army. He was employed as a truck driver, working for Cabinetry Manufacturing , Kraft Maid and other companies. He was a member of The American Legion,and The NRA. He...
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Cecelia Limber

August 21, 1921 - January 30, 2016

Cecelia Limber, 94 of Cortland passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016 in Princeton West Virginia where she was staying with her daughter Kathleen. She was born on Aug. 21, 1921, in Youngstown, Ohio to John and Mary Rodgers Hughes. She graduated from Champion High School and Trumbull Business College. She was employed at Denman tires before working at her family owned business. On Aug. 16...
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Myrtle Rader

October 8, 1927 - January 29, 2016

Warren, Ohio - Myrtle J. Rader, 88, died Friday, January 29, 2016 at Vista Center at the Ridge. She was born on October 8, 1927 in Winchester, Virginia, the daughter of the late John and Niva Slaughter Stephens. Myrtle retired from Value City Furniture. She was a life member of VFW #3332 Auxiliary, and Altrusa. She enjoyed bowling and loved to travel. Memories of Myrtle will be carried on...
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Janet L. Dorsey

October 8, 1933 - January 26, 2016

Janet L. Dorsey, 82, of Warren, passed away Jan. 26, 2016. Janet was born on October 8, 1933 in Bergoo West Virginia to Bunnah and Lela Rose Hardway. On December 15, 1952, she married William "Bill" Dorsey. Bill and Janet were married for 64 years. Bill was the love of her life. Janet worked retail for many years at local pharmacies and grocery stores. As an active member of the First...
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John T. Athya

June 12, 1925 - January 24, 2016

Warren- John T. Athya , 90, of Warren, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at St Joseph's Health Center. John was born June 12, 1925 in Apollo, PA to the late George and Bertha Smith Athya. John proudly served his country as a Sgt. in the US Army during WWII. He retired as an Artos Cutter Operator for Packard Electric Division of GM. He was a member of the Vandergrift, PA VFW and a member...
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Richard McGrath

September 26, 1958 - January 23, 2016

Richard J. "Stretch" McGrath Jr., 57, of Liberty, passed away suddenly on January 23, 2016, at his home. Rich was born September 26, 1958, in Warren, Ohio, the son of Richard and Anna Krysko McGrath Sr. He was employed with the Trumbull County Sheriff's Office for 25 years, where he was a Deputy Sheriff. He took so much pride in his job. While with the sheriff's office, he was a School Resource...
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Richard Thompson

October 5, 1943 - January 20, 2016

Boardman- Richard N. (Saxey) Thompson who passed away Wednesday morning at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News. VA. Rick was born October 5, 1943 in Sharon, Pennsylvania, a son of Nellis E. and Martha Irene (Thompson) Thompson. Rick was a 1961 graduate of Howland High School and attended Youngstown State University where he was the first Saxophone Major. He was also a member and...
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James Oliver Herman

November 1, 1936 - January 17, 2016

Girard, Ohio - James O. Herman, 79, died Sunday, January 17, 2016 at Vista Center at the Ridge. He was born on November 1, 1936 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of the late Christian and Mary Bills Herman. Jim retired from Packard Electric Div. of GM after 32 years in Labor Relations, Safety Director, Plant Superintendent/Manager, and Head of Quality Control. Jim Graduated from The University of...
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Rita O. Furlong

September 21, 1918 - January 10, 2016

Rita Furlong, 97, died Sunday, January 10, 2016 at Cortland Health Center. She was born on September 21, 1918 In Worcester, Massachusettes, the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Ribidoux Chiveney. Rita was a homemaker who enjoyed playing board games, spending time with her family and her coffee club with her friends. Memories of Rita will be carried on by her daughters, Linda Furlong of Erie...
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Nancy Andrews

October 3, 1934 - January 1, 2016

WARREN - Following weeks with family and friends, Nancy C. Andrews, 81, died peacefully on January 1, 2016. She was born on September 3, 1934 in East Palestine Ohio, the daughter of the late William S. and Lucille Taylor George. Nancy was a graduate of East Palestine High School and attended Monmouth College in Illinois, where she met her husband Fred. After Fred graduated in 1953, they moved...
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Cheryl Knepp-Horne

January 5, 1956 - December 26, 2015

Cheryl Knepp-Horne passed away peacefully, Saturday, December 26, 2015 in Warren, Ohio. Cheryl was born in Warren, Ohio on January 5, 1956 to John and Orpha Knepp. She graduated from Warren Western Reserve High School. Cheryl worked for many years as a home health aide. She was also employed as a baker at Klingensmith's Bakery. She enjoyed cooking and baking and loved spending time with her...
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Rose Wilson

May 12, 1933 - December 24, 2015

Warren- On Thursday, December 24, 2015, Rose Marie Wilson,82, Passed away at her home. Rose was born May 12, 1933 in Daisytown, PA. She was the daughter of Vincent and Lena Mori. She graduated from Centerville High School in 1951. Ms. Wilson was employed as a manager at The Moose Lodge #186. Rose is survived by her four children, Debra Regner of Texas, Daniel (Susan) Wilson of Bazetta,...
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Kay E. Smith

July 28, 1937 - December 22, 2015

Kay Elizabeth Smith, 78, of Jefferson Run Road, Alma WV departed this life Tuesday, December 22, 2015 in Danridge Burgandi Manor, Youngstown, Ohio. She was born in Warren,Oh, July 28, 1937 the daughter of the late Lynn and Ruth Vanpelt Hahn. Kay was a retired employee of General Motors, Warren, OH with 35 years of service. She was a member of the Eastern Star and a member of Fairview...
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Shirley L. Florida

January 15, 1937 - December 19, 2015

Shirley L. Florida,78 died peacefully on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at her home. Shirley was born in Lewiston, Maine to George and Phoebe LeTourneau on January 15, 1937. Shirley attended Lewiston Schools.She was a homemaker and loved baking, sewing and playing Bingo. Shirley Spoke fluent French. She leaves to cherish her memory a Son, Randy (Donna) Florida and her daughter, Janis (Mark) Boley ,...
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John C. "Jack" Foley

February 23, 1936 - December 18, 2015

Howland- John C. "Jack " Foley went home to be with his Lord on Friday, December 18, 2015 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Jack was born on February 23, 1936 in Warren, Ohio to William and Sarah Foley. He was the beloved father of four children, David (Therese) Foley of Champion, John (Kelly) Foley of Santa Rosa, CA. Judy Karam of Howland and Kelly (Ken) Coatney of Denver, CO. Jack also leaves...
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Harold Greer

March 8, 1926 - December 13, 2015

Warren, Ohio - Harold C. Greer, 89, died Sunday, December 13, 2015 after a courageous battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was born on March 8, 1926 in Johnston, Ohio, the son of the late William and Katie Shearer Greer. Harold was employed for 41 years by Republic Steel Corporation as a Motor Inspector and Craneman on the BOF. Harold loved bowling, playing bingo, gardening and ice and roller...
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