Obituaries

Joan Kline

EAST PALESTINE — Joan Kline, 84, a longtime resident of East Palestine, died Tuesday at Covington Community Campus following a lengthy illness. Born May 4, 1933, in East Palestine, she was the daughter of the late Leonard and Madeline (Fair) McGuckin. Mrs. Kline was a member of Our Lady of ...

John Edward Grubbs

LEETONIA — John Edward Grubbs, 67, of Leetonia, died on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on Oct. 28, 1950 in Salem, a son of Donna Welker Grubbs and the late John “Jack” Grubbs. John was a veteran of the United States Army having served during ...

Robert M. Hammell

COLUMBUS — Robert M. Hammell, 64, of Delaware, Ohio, a former Salem resident, died at 10:10 p.m. Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the Kobacker House in Columbus. He was born Feb. 18, 1954 in Youngstown, Ohio, the son of the late Elwood C. Jr. and Susanna (Fronius) Hammell. Robert worked at ...

Lois L. (Gilbert) Owens

LISBON — Lois L. (Gilbert) Owens, 58, of Salem Twp., Lisbon, died at 1:26 a.m. Tuesday at her home following a short illness. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & sons Funeral and Cremation Services Salem. 4/11/18

Patricia Eileen Manning

NORTON —Patricia Eileen (Griffith) Manning, 80, of Norton, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Pat is survived by her husband, Richard Manning of Norton; her daughter, Valerie (Brian) Shriber of Wooster, and grandsons Scott and Andrew; her son, Kevin Manning of ...

Frank T. Stinchcomb

ALLIANCE — Frank T. Stinchcomb, 59, died Tuesday. He was born Oct. 1, 1958, to Cletus and Dorothy (Rudisal) Stinchcomb. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 4/11/18

John W. Salkeld

MASSILLON — John W. Salkeld, 74, died Tuesday at Aultman Hospital following a long illness. He was born Jan. 16, 1944, to William and Anna (Cole) Salkeld. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 4/11/18

Mary Irene Wuthrick

DAMASCUS — Mary Irene Wuthrick, 84, of Damascus, died Saturday at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born Sept. 15, 1933, in Damascus, she was the daughter of the late Fred C. and Effie (Greenawalt) Wuthrick. Ms. Wuthrick was a lifelong member of the Damascus Friends Church ...

Helen Graybeal

SALEM – Helen Graybeal, 93, died at 3 p.m. Monday at the Grace Woods Senior Living of Salem. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 4/10/18      

William L. Jackson

LISBON — William L. Jackson, 86, passed away at his home early Monday. Born June 27, 1931 in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Louis E. and Mildred K. (Roeper) Jackson. He retired from the U.S. Air Force after more than 20 years and serving in Vietnam. He then worked at NRM for 17 years and ...

Robert M. Hammell

SALEM — Robert M. Hammell, 64, of Delaware and a former Salem resident died at 10:10 p.m. Saturday at the Kobacker House in Columbus. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 4/9/18

James A. Keck

CANFIELD—There will be services at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Lane Family Funeral Homes-Canfield Chapel for James A. Keck, 71, who passed away Friday afternoon at the Cleveland Clinic. Jim was born July 28, 1946 in Salem, a son of Noble R. and Anna Wiegand Keck. Jim graduated from Western ...

Janet Sue (Sarchet) Reed

CORTLAND – Janet Sue (Sarchet) Reed, 82, passed away peacefully Friday, April 6, 2018 at Community Skilled Health Care Centre in Warren.  She was born at home in Farrell, Pa., on Feb. 25, 1936 to Charles Edwin Sarchet and Mildred (Milly) (Persons) Sarchet. Janet graduated from Salem ...

Charles A. “Chuck” Foster

ELKRUN TWP. — Charles A. “Chuck” Foster, 82, a lifelong area resident, died at 4:45 p.m. Thursday at his home following a lengthy illness. He was born at the family farm in East Palestine on Aug. 13, 1935, a son of the late James and Mabel (Faulk) Foster. Mr. Foster was a 1953 ...

Joyce E. Saltsman

DAMASCUS — Joyce E. Saltsman, 78, of Damascus died at her home Tuesday. She was born in Damascus on Oct. 23, 1939, the daughter of the late Herbert and Berdena (Bauman) Whitcher. She was a lifelong member of the Damascus Friends Church. Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Donald ...

Donald S. Martig

SALEM – Donald S. Martig, 85, died at 11:26 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at the Alliance Community Hospital. He was born Dec. 7, 1932 in Goshen Township, the son of the late, Carl Christopher and Elizabeth Lavada (Bowman) Martig. Donald worked at Lowry Supply for 38 years, retiring in ...

Arthur R. Davis

EAST PALESTINE — Arthur R. Davis, 83, of East Palestine, died at 6:05 a.m. Thursday at Covington Community Campus where he had resided. He was born Aug. 22, 1934 in Poland, a son of the late Arthur and Viola (Miles) Davis and had lived in East Palestine more than 60 years. He had been ...

Arthur L. Whitehead

GUILFORD LAKE — Arthur L. “Art” Whitehead, 80, of Wisner Road, died at 9:59 a.m. Saturday at his home with his family by his side. Mr. Whitehead was born Dec. 2, 1937 in West Point, a son of the late Aleck and Sarah Viola (Roberts) Whitehead. A Lisbon David Anderson High School ...

SHERIFF’S OFFICE

— The McDonald’s in Lisbon reported at 6:57 p.m. Monday someone struck one of the menu boards in the drive-thru with a trailer. Deputies were attempting to reach the person believed to have caused the damage. — The manager of Trailer America, state Route 45, Madison Township, reported ...

William Howard Goughenour Sr.

COLUMBIANA —William Howard Goughenour Sr., 85, died Monday, March 12, 2018, at Salem West Healthcare. He was born Oct. 4, 1932, in Johnstown, Pa., a son of the late Herman and Lydia (Ramsell) Goughenour. William was a Korean War vet with the U.S. Navy. In 1955 he met the love of his ...