Obituaries

Jon Carl Norwood

POLAND—Jon Carl Norwood, 58, of Poland (formerly of Salem) passed away unexpectedly at his sister’s home Sunday. He was born May 14, 1961 in Salem, the son of the late Clifford Carl and Hazel (McLemore) Norwood. He was a 1979 graduate of South Range High School. After graduation he ...

Daniel Duncan

HANOVERTON – Daniel Duncan, 40, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/18/19

Delores M. Gesaman

SALEM – Delores M. Gesaman, 86, died at 1 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2019 at the Brookdale Salem.  She was born March 7, 1933 in Wellsville, the daughter of the late Daniel and Edith (Baker) McElroy. Delores was employed as a manager for 27 years at the Smith Center. She is a member of the ...

Nancy L. Youel

AURORA—Nancy L. Youel, age 77. Beloved wife of the late James; loving mother of Janice May, Richard (Brooke) and the late Stephen; cherished grandmother of Ryan; dear daughter of the late Dr. Leo and Kathryn Mundy; treasured sister of Diane McLaughlin, Mary Jean Cubbage (Bill), the late ...

Thomas William Johnston

SALEM – Thomas William Johnston, 84, died at 1:20 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation. He was born March 16, 1935 on Maple Street in Salem, the son of the late Arthur and Marie (Ward) Johnston. He was a 1953 graduate of Salem High School and a 1962 graduate of ...

Sanford Charles Matheny

LISBON — Sanford Charles Matheny, 76, of Lisbon, died at 3 p.m. on Friday at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on Feb. 1, 1943, in East Liverpool, the son of the late Charles R and Wilma Jane (Sanford) Matheny. Sandy was a Navy veteran who served in the Vietnam from 1961-1969. ...

Ruth A. Denny

BELOIT—Ruth A. Denny, 99, of Beloit died July 13 at Crandall Medical Center in Sebring. She was born in Beloit on April 27, 1920, the daughter of the late Benjamin H. and Alice E. (Cracknell) Greenawalt. She was a member of Bethel United Church of Christ. She is survived by her son, ...

Zella Emma Mickunas

MARYSVILLE, Wash. - Zella Emma Mickunas, 94, a former Salem resident died Thursday, July 11, 2019 surrounded by loved ones in Marysville, Wash. Zella was loved beyond measure and will be missed greatly by all who knew her. Zella was the oldest of three children, born April 4, 1925. Zella’s ...

Delores M. Gesaman

SALEM – Delores M. Gesaman, 86, died at 1 a.m. Monday Brookdale Salem. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 7/16/1

Jon Carl Morwood

POLAND — Jon Carl Morwood, 56, of Poland, formerly of Salem, died unexpectedly Sunday, July 14 at his sister’s home. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/15/19

Thomas William Johnston

SALEM – Thomas William Johnston, 84, died at 1:20 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 7/15/19

Vicki Renee Carroll

Vicki Renee Carroll died July 12, 2019. She was born Oct. 31, 1953, the daughter of Stella and Chester Proffitt. Survivors include her husband, Randy Carroll; sister, Kim Lehmenkuler; children, Scott (Angela) Mason and; Rebecca Smith; three grandchildren. A celebration of her life will ...

Dennis R. ‘Doc’ Roberts

LISBON — Dennis R. “Doc” Roberts, 76, of Maple Street, died at 8:05 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2019. at his home. Born March 25, 1943 in Lisbon, he was the son of the late Richard “Fat” Roberts and Alta Mae (Mahoney) Roberts, and had lived most of his life in the Lisbon area. He was ...

Marion C. Landry

Salem — Marion C. Landry, 93, died at 12:49 a.m. Friday July 12, 2019 at Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born October 14, 1925 in Providence Rhode Island, the daughter of the late Charles and Ida (Ciampa) Porcaro. Marion resided in Warwick for most of her life until 2004 when she ...

Robert H. Hissom

Bucyrus, OH — Robert H. Hissom formerly of Salem, died July 12, 2019 at his residence. He was born April 10, 1952 in Salem, a son of the late Robert C. Hissom and Laura Jane (Bailie) Hissom. Robert was a 1971 graduate of Salem High School and attended Ohio State ATI for turf grass ...

Robert J. Brion

ALLIANCE—Robert J. Brion, 68, died July 11 at Alliance Hospital. He was born Jan. 23, 1951 to Liston and Alberta (Mook) Brion. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio. 7/13/19

Raymond “Sonny” Stockman

BEDFORD—Raymond “Sonny” Stockman, 85, of John Street, died at 2 am. Friday at his home. Mr. Stockman was born July 13, 1933 in East Liverpool, a son of the late Raymond H. and Eleanor M. (Potts) Stockman. He lived in Kent, Ohio for many years before moving to Bedford. Mr. Stockman ...

John Allen Weingart

SALEM—John Allen Weingart, 63, of Salem died at 1:15 am on Thursday, July 11 at Hospice House, Poland. He was born on March 20,1956 in Salem, the son of the late James D. and Mary J. (Sevenich) Weingart. He is survived by his siblings, Jerry Lee (Lora) Weingart of North Benton and Marie ...

Sanford C. (Sandy) Matheny

Sanford C. (Sandy) Matheny LISBON — Sanford C. (Sandy) Matheny, 76, of Lisbon, died Friday afternoon at his home. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/13/19

Harold “Bob” Robert Huffman

SALEM – Harold “Bob” Robert Huffman, 80, died at 11:56 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital in Youngstown. He was born Oct. 28, 1938 in Ashtabula, the son of the late Harold C. and Eunice (Mitten) Huffman. Harold was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a tool and ...