Obituaries

Terry L. Wagner

NORTH GEORGETOWN—Terry L. Wagner, 66, died Wednesday at Aultman Hospital. He was born Aug. 20, 1951 to Gordon and Betty (Shutler) Wagner. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 11/24/17

Ronald L. Rogers

ALLIANCE — Ronald L. Rogers, 62, died Tuesday at Mercy Medical Center. He was born July 21, 1955, to Ezell and Virginia (Eberling) Rogers. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 11/23/17

Rickie L. Richmond

SEBRING — Rickie L. Richmond, 65, died Tuesday at Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born July 19, 1952, to George and Lulu (Blake) Richmond. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 11/23/17

Tina Lewis

SALINEVILLE – Tina Lewis, 51, died at 11:47 a.m. Wednesday at her home. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home in Salem. 11/23/17

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Russell Eugene Baird

SALEM – Russell Eugene Baird, 64, died at 6:44 p.m. Tuesday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born March 29, 1953, in Salem, the son of the late Paul and Delores (Feicht) Baird. Mr. Baird was a graduate of South Range High School. He retired as a carpenter from Cozza Ent. in ...

Robert Lewis Page

SALEM — Robert Lewis Page, 67, of Salem, died at 6:31 p.m. Sunday in the emergency room of Salem Regional Medical Center after suffering an apparent heart attack at his home. He was born on March 6, 1950 in Cincinnati, the son of the late William H. and Inez (Hice) Page. He retired ...

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Richard “Pud” McCoy

LEETONIA — Richard “Pud” McCoy, 98, of Leetonia, passed away early Friday morning at Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born on May 27, 1919, in Leetonia, Ohio, a son of the late William and Elizabeth (Wilkinson) McCoy. Pud was a 1937 graduate of Leetonia High School. He was also ...

Patricia M. Cooper

SALISBURY, N.C. — Patricia M. Cooper, 91, died Monday in Salisbury, N.C. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on Dec. 5, 1925. She was preceded in death by her husband James M. Cooper and daughter Kristine Bell (Hicks). She is survived by her sister, Carolyn Olive (Jacobs) of Wooster; sons, ...

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Donna Rhodes

YORK, S.C.—Donna Rhodes, 78, of York, S.C., died peacefully at 6:11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, S.C. She was born March 16, 1939 in Salem, the daughter of the late Ed Lottman and Thelma (Coy) Lottman Hill. She retired as a foreman from American ...

Cora Jane Callahan

SALEM – Cora Jane Callahan, 86, died at 10:55 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born Oct. 2, 1931 in Salem, the daughter of the late Clyde and Harriet Kemp Sr. She was a homemaker and a Baptist by faith. Survivors include her husband, Jerald R. ...

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Judith Ann Byard

SALEM — Judith Ann Byard, of Salem, passed away at 12:35 a.m. Monday at Essex II of Salem following a lengthy illness. Judy was born Nov. 20, 1943 in West Point, Ohio, the daughter of the late Walter H. and Doris I. (Meek) Hasson. A homemaker, Judy will be missed by her four daughters ...

Donna Rhodes

SALEM — Donna Rhodes, 78, of York, S.C., died at 6:11 a.m. Monday at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, S.C. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 11/21/17

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Jeannine Suggett-Taylor

SALEM – Jeannine Suggett-Taylor, 80, died at 12:50 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at the Alliance Community Care Center.  She was born June 29, 1937 in Salem, the daughter of the late Clyde E. Marks Sr. and Mildred M. (Papic) Berrong. Jeannine retired as the Director of Disaster Services ...

Robert L. Page

SALEM — Robert L. Page 67, of Salem, died at 6:31 p.m. Sunday in the emergency room of Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen and Sons Funeral and Cremation Services. 11/21/17

John L. Mitchell

FROSTPROOF, Fla. — John L. Mitchell, 64, of Frostproof, Fla., died Saturday at Florida Hospital Heartland in Sebring, Fla. He was born Jan. 10, 1953, in Salem, Ohio, to the late Okey and Barbara (Hamilton) Mitchell. Mr. Mitchell was a retired supervisor/inspector for Eljer’s Plumbing ...

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Robert James “Bob” Brewer

ROGERS — Robert James “Bob” Brewer, 42, of Depot Street, died at 7:04 p.m. Sunday at the Salem Regional Medical Center following a recent illness. Born Sept. 7, 1975, in Salem, he was the son of James Allen Brewer and the late Karen (Cope) Brewer. Mr. Brewer was a 1994 graduate of ...

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Robert “Rebel” Walter Echard

SALEM – Robert “Rebel” Walter Echard, 69, of Salem, died at 6:55 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at the Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born Nov. 20, 1947, in Riverside, Calif., the son of the late Walter Harry and Maxine Fernella (Vollnogle) Echard. Robert was a machinist and ...

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Stella J. Pridon

SALEM – Stella J. Pridon, 84, of Salem, passed away at 2:27 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at the Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born Aug. 11, 1933, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of the late Stanley and Stefania (Miesz) Kiliman. She graduated from Bay Ridge High School in Brooklyn, ...

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Shirley A. Kreps

LISBON—Shirley A. Kreps, 82, of St. Jacobs-Logtown Road died at 11 a.m. Saturday at her daughter’s home following a lengthy illness. Mrs. Kreps was born April 17, 1935 in Kensington, a daughter of the late Alvin and Vivian (Lashley) Amelung, and had lived in this area all of her ...

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Virginia L. Semon

EAST PALESTINE—Virginia L. Semon, 82, a lifelong resident of East Palestine, died Saturday at the Salem Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Virginia was born Dec. 8, 1934 in New Waterford, a daughter of the late Lloyd C. and Margaret Lipp Smith. She was a 1953 graduate of ...