Obituaries

Pauline Elizabeth McGoogan

ALLIANCE—Pauline Elizabeth McGoogan, 86, of South Cherry Avenue, died at 1:36 a.m. Wednesday at the Alliance Community Hospital following a recent illness. Mrs. McGoogan was born June 12, 1932 in Lisbon, a daughter of the late Ernest H. and Ellen A. (Taylor) Anderson. She was a beautician ...

Elsie R. Virden

SALEM—Elsie R. Virden, 81, of Salem and formerly of East Palestine, passed away 10:50 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Salem Regional Medical Center. Elsie was born Feb. 12, 1938 in Weirton, W.Va., a daughter of the late Roy and Isabele Monseau Bates and had been a life-long resident of the ...

Dr. William R. Rousseau, MD

SALEM— Dr. William R. Rousseau, MD died at 1:37 p.m. Monday, May 20 at Whispering Pines in Columbiana. A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday, June 22 at the First Presbyterian Church. Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the church. A full obituary will ...

Paul Edward Berger

SALEM – Paul Edward Berger, 87, died at 8:5 p.m. Saturday at the Crandall Medical Center in Sebring. Arrangements pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 5/29/19

Mary Ann Francis Burkholder

MINERVA—Mary Ann Francis Burkholder, 62, of Minerva, died Sunday at her home. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 5/29/19

Marlene Cooper

COLUMBIANA – Marlene Cooper, 79, of Columbiana passed away Monday, May 27, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born May 26, 1940 in Martins Ferry, daughter of the late Alfred and Harriet Stanley Thomas. Marlene was a member of the Middleton Friends Meeting and was a ...

Harold Shepard Court

ALLIANCE—Harold Shepard Court, 68, passed away in his home in Alliance after a heroic battle with cancer. He was born Aug. 22, 1950 out of Alliance. He worked for over 16 years at Lavery Automotive as a service writer. He married Debbie Court on April 6, 2019, after spending five years ...

Melvin Ten Eyck

SEBRING — Melvin Ten Eyck, 87, died May 27, 2019. Born March 22, 1932, in Eaton, Colo., he was the son of Dallas William Ten Eyck and Myrtle (Shallenberger) Ten Eyck. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War from 1952 to 1954 and was a member of the Sebring First Church of the ...

Norvil R. Gill

CARROLLTON—Norvil R. Gill, 92, of Carrollton, formerly of Berlin Center, passed away May 13 at Carroll Golden Age Retreat. Norvil was born on Jan. 29, 1927 in New Metamoris to the late Issac and Leotta (Morris) Gill. Norvil worked as a Press Operator at General Motors. He is a United States ...

Mary Ann Francis Burkholder

ALLIANCE — Mary Ann Francis Burkholder, 62, of Alliance, formerly of Salem, died Sunday at her home. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 5/29/19

Ruby R. Gillespie

ALLIANCE—Ruby R. Gillespie, 93, passed away on Monday while at Canterbury Villa of Alliance. She was born Sept. 4, 1925 to Ray and Adaline (Nanstiel) Smith. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio. 5/29/19

Christopher Ray Hall

LEETONIA—Christopher Ray Hall, 41, of Leetonia died on Sunday at his home after a long battle with cancer surrounded by his loving family. He was born on June 2, 1977 in Salem, a son of Diana Thompson Young and the late William Ray Hall Sr. Chris is survived by his four children, ...

Douglas D. Williams

ALLIANCE—Douglas D. Williams, 62, passed away on May 25. He was born Feb. 4, 1957 to Earl and Irene (Kincaid) Williams. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio. 5/29/19

Jensie Bruderly Campbell

WASHINGTONVILLE – Jensie Bruderly Campbell, 89, of Washingtonville, passed away, Monday, May 27, 2019 at Assumption Village, North Lima. She was born, Oct. 20, 1929 in Leetonia, a daughter of the late, Samuel and Mary Coccari Ferry. Jensie worked as waitress for Neil’s Restaurant in ...

Mary A. Allmon

SALEM – Mary A. Allmon, 86, died at 3:15 p.m. Monday, May 27, 2019 at Salem West Healthcare. She was born July 9, 1932 in Salineville, the daughter of the late Mervin and Myrtle (Robb) House. Mary had worked as a restorative aide for over 20 years at Threshold. Her husband, Ernest ...

Anna Marie Miller

SALEM — Anna Marie Miller, 92, of Salem passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019 at Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born on July 23, 1926 in Salem, the daughter of the late George and Anna (Andrei) Bodirnea. Anna was very proud of her Romanian heritage. Anna was a 1944 graduate of ...

Thousands of US kindergartners unvaccinated without waivers

COLUMBUS (AP) — States are heatedly debating whether to make it more difficult for students to avoid vaccinations for religious or philosophical reasons amid the worst measles outbreak in decades, but schoolchildren using such waivers are outnumbered in many states by those who give no ...

Walter R. Hough

SALEM — Walter R. Hough, 94, of Salem passed away on May 25, 2019 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. e was born on Sept. 29, 1924 in Columbiana, the son of the late John Hough and Gertrude (Bishop) Hough. An Army veteran of WWII, he served with the 78th Lightning ...

Charles A. “Chuck” Henry

EAST PALESTINE—Charles A. “Chuck” Henry, 67, passed away Saturday at the Hospice House in Poland. Chuck was born July 12, 1951 in Salem to the late Chester and Marilyn Brown Henry. He was a 1969 graduate of East Palestine High School and a 1974 graduate of Kent State University ...

Charles A. “Chuck” Henry

EAST PALESTINE — Charles A. "Chuck" Henry, 67, died Saturday at the Hospice House in Poland. Arrangements are pending with Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine. www.linsley-royal.com. 5/27/19