Obituaries

Roberta L. “Bird” Unger

NEW WATERFORD — Roberta L. “Bird” Unger, 90, of New Waterford, died Wednesday at Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in East Palestine. Born July 8, 1927, in Beaver Falls, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Walter and Emma (Campbell) Kelty. After graduating from ...

Herman Gray III

SALEM – Herman Gray III, of Salem, 35, died at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. He was born Sept. 13, 1982 in Duluth, Ga., the son of Herman R. and Debra Gray Jr., and the late Amy Brown. Herman was the owner of The Body Shop in Salem. He was a graduate of Salem High School. He is ...

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Danny “Buck” Edward Simpson

SALEM – Danny “Buck” Edward Simpson, 62, of Salem, died at 6:04 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born Jan. 31, 1955, the son of Gladys (Thorn) Simpson and the late Walter Simpson Sr. He was employed at Hunt Valve as a machinist for 37 ...

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Reed A. “Tom” Boon

SALEM — Reed A. “Tom” Boon, 89, of Salem, died Sept. 17, 2017 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Salem. He was born Oct. 5, 1927 in Mantua, Ohio to Carl G. and Vera (nee: Reed) Boon. A member of Bethesda Presbyterian Church, he was an avid reader, hunter and enjoyed ...

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Joan K. (Smith) Felger

EAST PALESTINE — Joan K. (Smith) Felger, 70, of East Palestine died at 2:40 p.m. Tuesday at Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehab. Born Nov. 5, 1946, in Cambridge, she was the daughter of the late Willard and Goldie (Binon) Smith. Survivors include her children, Kelly (Brent) Schultz of ...

Joan K (Smith) Felger

EAST PALESTINE — Joan K (Smith) Felger, 70, of East Palestine, passed away at 2:40 a.m. Tuesday at Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehab in East Palestine.  Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 9/20/19

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Suzanne W. Holloway

LEETONIA — Suzanne W. Holloway, 70, of Leetonia, died Tuesday morning, Sept. 19, 2017, at her home with her family at her side. Suzanne was born March 4, 1947, in Salem, a daughter of the late John G. “Jack” and Elsie M. Ibbotson Woods and had lived in this area all of her life. She ...

Glenna (Craig) Seeley

KENSINGTON — Glenna (Craig) Seeley, 66, of Kensington, died at 2:45 p.m. Sept. 8 at Akron General Hospital. She was born on April 22, 1951, on her parent’s farm in Berlin Center, the daughter of the late Mark Oliver and Katherine (Frantz) Craig. Mrs. Seeley formerly worked as a loan ...

Jacqueline L. Wood

HANOVERTON – Jacqueline L. Wood, of Hanoverton, 87, died at 7:35 a.m. Tuesday at the Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Sept. 6, 1930 in Salem, the daughter of the late John and Lena (Cozart) Metzgar. She was employed at United Local Schools as a cook for 20 ...

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Carol Lynn Scott

COLUMBIANA — Carol Lynn Scott, 67, of Columbiana died at 6:25 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Salem Regional Medical Center after becoming ill at home. Carol was born Aug. 5, 1950, in Salem, a daughter of the late John F. and June E. (Whitson) Wolford and had lived in this area all of ...

James N. Deluca Jr.

STRASBURG — James N. Deluca Jr., 79, died Sept. 17 at Aultman Hospital. He was born Dec. 6, 1937, to James and Mary (Eogoli) Deluca Sr. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 9/19/17

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Florence V. “Floss” Rockwell

SEBRING — Florence V. “Floss” Rockwell, 91, of Sebring, died July 28 at Crandall Medical Center. Born May 29, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Madeline (LeRoy) Andrews. Survivors include her children, Darla (Dean) Grindley of Beloit, Joe (Sherril) Rockwell of Sebring, ...

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Janette Doris (Critchfield) Johnson

SALEM — Janette Doris (Critchfield) Johnson, 82, of Salem, passed away at 4:01 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 15, at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Youngstown. She was born on May 24, 1935 in Salem, the daughter of the late Milton Harold and Bertha (Gray) Critchfield. She was a long time ...

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Patsy Moore

HAMMONDSVILLE — Patsy L. Moore, 73, of Hammondsville, died Sunday at the Laurels of Steubenville. She was born Jan. 29, 1944, in Wellsville, the daughter of the late Walter and Grace (Straight) Patterson. She worked for the former Moore’s Furniture on 13th Street in Wellsville and then ...

Randall Henderson

EAST LIVERPOOL — Randall Henderson, 70, of East Liverpool, formerly of Youngstown, died at 9:49 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, at the West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pa. He was born on July 4, 1947 in Youngstown, the son of the late Randall G. and Marion (Eagon) Henderson. He worked for IBM ...

Patricia (Huff) Robledo

ALLIANCE — Patricia (Huff) Robledo, 68, died Sept. 16 at Alliance Community Hospital. She was born May 22, 1949, to William and Flossy (Rowe) Huff. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 9/19/17

Shirley M. Wright

ALLIANCE — Shirley M. Wright, 73, Sept. 18. She was born Jan. 2, 1944, to Herman and Vivian (Layne) Glass. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 9/19/17

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Frances Ziegler

SALEM – Frances Ziegler, 80,died at 3:33 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 at the Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation in Damascus. She was born Aug. 23, 1937 in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of Carl R. and Frances M. (Hrovatic) Ziegler. Frances was a 1955 graduate of Salem High School. ...

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Walter S. Makoski

POLAND — Walter S. Makoski, 92, formerly of Greenford, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 at the St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown. He was born March 31, 1925 in Beaver Falls, Pa., the son of the late Alex and Mary (Bawolski) Makoski. He is survived by two sons, Mark S. (Cheryl) Makoski of ...

Homer “Sonny” N. Lau

CANAL FULTON—Homer “Sonny” N. Lau, 79, of Canal Fulton, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 at home. Born Sept. 18, 1937 in Salem, Ohio to the late Paul and Mary Ann Lau, he graduated from Salem High School Class of 1955 and attended Kent State University. He served his country ...