Obituaries

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Shane Mikel Curtis

Shane, beloved son of Cynthia Loveland Curtis and the late Steven W. Curtis died Jan. 12, 2018. He was bom in East Liverpool on Nov. 15, 1982. He was a graduate of East Liverpool High School and Kent State University, majoring in Criminal Justice. He served his internship with the ...

Betty Hotchkiss

SALEM — Betty Hotchkiss, 82, formerly of Salem, died at 6:15a.m. Tuesday at Mercy Medical Center in Akron. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 1/17/18

Robert Beverly Jr.

SALEM — Robert Beverly Jr., 77, died at his home Tuesday afternoon. Arrangements are pending at the Weber Funeral Home. 1/17/18

Shirley (Smith) Baird

MANTUA, Ohio — Shirley (Smith) Baird, 77, passed away Jan. 1, 2018 at U H Portage Medical Center in Ravenna, Ohio. Born in Salem, Ohio on June 19, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Grandville and Betty (Clark) Smith. She attended Greenford School prior to her wedding on Oct. 10, 1959 ...

Janet I. Yingling

SALEM—Janet I. Yingling, 82, of Salem died at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Essex of Salem III. She was born Jan. 13, 1936 in Philippi, W.V., the daughter of the late Seymour C. and Ruby O. (Belden) Wyatt. She was a graduate of Goshen Union High School and retired in 2004 from Citizens ...

Judith Annie Welch

SALEM — Judith Annie Welch, 45, of Salem died at 8:10 a.m. Sunday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born Dec. 5, 1972 in Wilmington, Del., the daughter of the late Wesley and Alice Ann (McCrae) Hoover. Judith was last employed at Church Budget, was previously employed as a ...

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Kelly K. Matthews

LEETONIA — Kelly K. Matthews, 66, of Leetonia, died at 10:32 p.m. Sunday at the Salem Regional Medical Center where she had been a patient. She was born June 14, 1951 in Negley, a daughter of the late Harold J. and Shirley (Gorby) Green had lived in Leetonia, coming from Negley. She had ...

Janet I. Yingling

SALEM — Janet I. Yingling, 82, of Salem died at 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Essex of Salem III. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 1/15/18

Paul Edward Wolf

LISBON — Paul Edward Wolf, 76, formerly of Lisbon, died Sunday morning at Essex I of Salem following a lengthy illness. Born Nov. 10, 1941 in East Liverpool, he was a son of the late Paul and Edna (Cain) Wolf. Mr. Wolf retired from the U.S. Army with more than 20 years of service during ...

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Shawna R. Seifert

MOGADORE—Shawna R. Seifert, 52, of Mogadore went home to be with the Lord on Dec. 29, 2017. She was born in Salem, Ohio on Jan. 18, 1965. She enjoyed travel including to her favorite place, Kauai; and loved camping, boating and anything to do with antiques including quilts. Her favorite ...

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John Thomas Gross

BELLINGHAM, WA. — John Thomas Gross, 74, died on Dec. 31, 2017 at his home in Bellingham, Washington, surrounded by his family. John was born on April 3, 1943 in Titusville, Pennsylvania to John and Lillian Gross. He was raised in Salem, Ohio. In 1966 John graduated from Case Institute of ...

Judith Annie Welch

SALEM – Judith Annie Welch, 45, of Salem died at 8:10 a.m. Sunday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 1/15/18

Dorothy A. Hagan

CLEVELAND—Dorothy A. Hagan, 89, beloved daughter of the late Mary Ellen (nee Coy) and Edward Charles Hagan; sister of Tom, Shirley Pifer and the late Charles, Sherman, Harry, Lawrence, Blaine, Stella, Lehr, Evelyn, Culler and Ruth; beloved aunt and great-aunt of many, passed away Jan. 9, ...

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Edward E. DePillo

EAST PALESTINE — Edward E. DePillo, 87, of New Waterford, passed away Jan. 12, 2018 peacefully into the arms of the Lord, with family by his side. He was born Aug. 6, 1930, in Rogers, OH to the late Charles and Myrtle Gorby DePillo. Edward was a veteran of the US Army and a member of the ...

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Ronald Ralph Moffett

SALEM — Ronald Ralph Moffett, 75, of Sebring, died at 3:15 p.m. Friday at McCrea Manor Nursing and Rehab Center in Alliance. He was born on Feb. 8, 1942 in Salem, the son of the late Carl Ralph and Minnie LaVerne (Kille) Moffett. He was a retired machinist from the former E.W. Bliss Co. ...

Towanna Ann Strader

SALEM – Towanna Ann Strader, 71, died at 1:26 p.m. Thursday at her home following a lengthy illness. She was born Aug. 26, 1946 in Salem, a daughter of Robert Henry Sr. and Anna (Hrovatic) Adams. She was a 1964 graduate of United Local High School and was a managing partner of Strader Group ...

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Michael A. Pastore

LISBON — Michael A. Pastore, 61, of Eagleton Road, died at 8:55 p.m. Wednesday at Vista Care at the Ridge following a lengthy illness. He was born July 24, 1956 in Salem, a son of the late Fred S. and Ruth Ann (Willis) Pastore, and had lived in this area all of his life. A 1975 graduate of ...

Elsie Martha Landsberger

NEW PHILADELPHIA — Elsie Martha Landsberger, 96, formerly of Lisbon, passed away Wednesday afternoon at Park Village Southside in New Philadelphia, Ohio. Born July 24, 1921 in Leetonia, she was a daughter of the late John and Pearl (Good) Padurean. A homemaker, she was a member of Salem ...

Dorothy Irene Miller

SALEM – Dorothy Irene Miller, 75, died at 6:40 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at the Essex III of Salem. She was born Aug. 15, 1942, the daughter of the late Clyde E. and Esther (Vincent) Miller. Dorothy was employed at various nursing homes and previous worked at Dana Corporation in ...

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Andrew H. Holmes

PHOENIX, Ariz.—Andrew H. Holmes, 31, formerly of New Waterford, died Jan. 4. Andrew was born Feb. 17, 1986, a son of Robert J. and Cheryl A. (Gould) Holmes, and was a 2004 graduate of Crestview High School. He received his Bachelor’s of Science from Youngstown State University in Biology ...