Obituaries

Randy L. Clunen

SALEM — Randy L. Clunen, 53, of Salem (formerly of East Liverpool), died at 8:18 a.m. Thursday at Salem Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness.  Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/20/18    

Betty Jane Stokes Wurster

LEETONIA — Betty Jane Stokes Wurster, 88, of Leetonia, died Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born, July 27, 1929, in Leetonia, a daughter of the late Lawrence and Stella (Barnes) Stokes. Betty worked for the family business, Wurster Excavating, for many ...

James Valentine Zinni

CANFIELD — James Valentine Zinni, 70, died Wednesday at Hospice House in Poland. Born Oct. 26, 1947 in Martins Ferry, he was a son of the late Valentine and Elsie Lynn Zinni. Mr. Zinni was the owner operator of the Zinni Golf Construction Company. His wife the former, Marcia Kaye ...

Dorothy Longley Zimmerman

COLUMBIANA – Dorothy Longley Zimmerman, 93, died at 7 a.m. Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Whispering Pines Village in Columbiana. She was born Feb. 7, 1925, the daughter of the late James and Hjordes (Nelson) Longley. Dorothy worked for 12 years as a paraprofessional educator in the basic ...

Janet L. Sattler

NEW WATERFORD — Janet L. Sattler, 72, of New Waterford, died early Wednesday morning at Victoria House Assisted Living in Austintown. Born June 18, 1946, in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Leo Clifford and Elizabeth Ruth (Hunker) Jenkins. Mrs. Sattler was a homemaker. She was ...

Karen Louise (Criss) Sheen

BELOIT — Karen Louise (Criss) Sheen, 66, of Beloit, died at 4:11 p.m. Sunday at University Hospital, Cleveland. She was born on Dec. 20, 1951 in Salem, the daughter of the late Charles and Dorothy (Harris) Criss. She had been a cook at Damascus Health Care Center, Hunt Club, Quinns ...

Larry G. Taylor

LISBON – Larry G. Taylor, 68, died at 9:25 p.m. Monday at the Continuing Health Care of Lisbon. He was born Nov. 8, 1949, in Lisbon, the son of Margaret E. (Taylor) Limpscomb. Mr. Taylor was employed at Quaker Manufacturing and previously worked at Paxson Machine. Survivors include two ...

Karen Sue Johnson

CANTON — Karen Sue Johnson, 67, of Canton, (formerly of Alliance and Salem) died at 7:15 a.m. Saturday at Altercate of Canton. She was born on Nov. 7, 1950 in Alliance, the daughter of the late Benjamin and Mary (Oliver) Johnson. She had worked at various places, Teledyne Rubber in ...

Kathryn Marie Lepping

SALEM — Kathryn Marie Lepping, 52, died Saturday at Salem North Healthcare Facility following a lengthy illness with Multiple Sclerosis. Born May 27, 1966, in Salem, she was the daughter of Anna (Herron) Lepping and the late Robert R. Lepping. Kathryn was a 1984 graduate of Salem High ...

Dale E. Stoffer

HOMEWORTH — Dale E. Stoffer, 75, of Homeworth, died Sunday at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born March 13, 1943, in Alliance, he was the son of the late Ottis and Alma (Ray) Stoffer. Mr. Stoffer, an Army veteran, was a 1961 graduate of West Branch High School, The Ohio ...

Betty L. Hollenbaugh

EAST PALESTINE — Betty L. Hollenbaugh, 87, died Monday, with family by her side, following a lengthy illness. Born Jan. 5, 1931, in Youngstown, she was the daughter of the late Clair and Mabel (Titus) Smith. Mrs. Hollenbaugh was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church. She worked as ...

Karen Louise (Criss) Sheen

BELOIT — Karen Louise (Criss) Sheen, 66, of Beloit, died at 4:11 p.m. Sunday at University Hospital, Cleveland. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/17/18

Karen Sue Johnson

SALEM — Karen Sue Johnson, 67, of Canton, formerly of Alliance, died at 7:15 a.m. Saturday at Altercare of Canton.  Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/17/18

Kathy L. Lanza

COLUMBIANA – Kathy L. Lanza, 70, of Columbiana, formerly of Leetonia, died Saturday, July 14, 2018 at her home. Kathy was born Nov. 26, 1947 in Warren, Ohio, the daughter of the late Charles J. and Clementine (Toots) Manna Lanza, coming to Leetonia in 1952. She attended St. Patrick’s ...

Dorothy Burt Payne

POLAND — Dorothy Burt Payne, 79, formerly of East Liverpool, died Wednesday morning at Sunrise of Poland following a lengthy illness with Alzheimer's. She was born on Oct. 17, 1938 in East Liverpool, a daughter of the late Kenneth Burt and Rose Buchheit Fultz. She was a member of the ...

Tag Lewis

LAKE TOMAHAWK — “Tag” William Terrence Lewis Sr., 62, of Tomahawk Drive, passed away at 9:36 p.m. Monday, July 2, 2018 at the Queen Elizabeth Health Services Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia following a sudden heart attack. Mr. Lewis was born March 2, 1956 in Salem, Ohio, the son of the ...

Edward L. Pittman

SALEM – Edward L. Pittman, 63 of Salem passed away at 1:53 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2018 at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 8, 1955 in Salem, the son of the late Frank and Jeanette (Bailey) Pittman. Big Ed, as he ...

Rhonda K. Reed

SALEM — Rhonda K. Reed, 47 of Salem died at her home on June 28 due to natural causes from a long illness. She was born in Salem on Feb. 15, 1971, the daughter of Ronald and Elizabeth (March) Ramsey. She was a graduate of West Branch High School and Kent State University. She worked as ...

Roy D. Driscoll Jr.

SALEM — Roy D. Driscoll Jr., 57, of Salem, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown. Roy Jr. was born Oct. 2, 1960, in Salem, the son of Roy D. and the late Margaret J. (Kozjan) Driscoll Sr. He had been employed at National Refractories in ...

Helen E. Todd

SALEM — Helen E. Todd, 97, passed away Monday morning, July 9, 2018, at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation with her family at her side. Helen was born on April 18, 1921, in Columbiana, a daughter of Walter and Bertha Simpson. A Columbiana High School graduate, she married Henry C. ...