Obituaries

Jack B. Black

LISBON — Jack B. Black, 60, of Lisbon Dungannon Road, died at 3:01 p.m. Saturday at his home. Born June 2, 1958, in Salem, he was the son of the late George B. and Eleanor (Kurywczak) Black. Mr. Black was a 1976 graduate of United Local High School. He worked as a mechanic for the Zinni ...

Georgiann Lichtenwalner

EAST PALESTINE — Georgiann Lichtenwalner, 77, a lifelong resident of East Palestine, died Friday at St. Elizabeth’s Health Center in Youngstown where she had been a patient.
She was born Feb. 7, 1941 in Unity Township, daughter of the late John and Nettie Blanche Smith Dicken. She was ...

Don U. Sowards, Jr.

EAST PALESTINE — Don U. Sowards, Jr., 69, of Covington Drive, died at 2:33 a.m. Saturday at the Salem Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. Mr. Sowards was born Dec. 10, 1948 in Salem, a son of the late Don U. and Irene (Lovejoy) Sowards, and had lived most of his life in the ...

Joyce Boudreau

LISBON — Joyce Boudreau, 73, died at 3:07 p.m. Sunday at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home in Salem. 9/17/18

Betty L. Holbrook

ALLIANCE — Betty L. Holbrook died Saturday. She was born Sept. 2, 1941, a daughter of Walton and Mauldie (Barker) Johnson. Services are entrusted to Dean's Funeral home. Sebring, Ohio. 9/17/18

Dennis L. Holtom

EAST PALESTINE — Dennis L. Holtom, 59, a lifelong resident of East Palestine, died Thursday unexpectedly at home due to natural causes. Dennis was born March 25, 1959 in Salem, a son of John and Norma Shingleton Dyke. He was a 1977 graduate of Beaver Local High School and a longtime ...

Wallace Robert “Wally” Heck

SALEM — Wallace Robert "Wally" Heck, 76, of New Springfield, Ohio, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, under hospice care at Essex house, Salem, following a long illness involving stroke, COPD and heart failure. Mr. Heck was born March 17, 1942, in Youngstown, Ohio, a son of Wallace Hugh and ...

Charles W. Rhodes

EAST PALESTINE — Charles W. Rhodes, 87, died Friday at the Christian House Assisted Living in East Palestine, following a lengthy illness. Charles was born March 24, 1931 in Enon Valley, PA, son of the late James and Alma Sprenger Rhodes. He was a resident of Beaver and Lawrence counties ...

Rosita Carmelita (Hilton) Williams

SALEM — Rosita Carmelita (Hilton) Williams, 60, formerly of Rose Drive, Lisbon, and East Liverpool, died at 6:25 p.m. Friday at the Continuing Health Care and Rehabilitation Center following a lengthy illness. She was born on April 6, 1958, the daughter of the late Richard F. and Joanna ...

Loretta Vaughn

SEBRING — Loretta Vaughn, 72, died Aug. 24. She was born March 20, 1946. Services were handled by Open Arms Cremations of Sebring. 9/15/18

Inez Lalu

SEBRING — Inez Lalu, 92, of Sebring, died Wednesday at Alliance Community Hospital. Born June 15, 1926, in Huey, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Giacomo and Teresa (Pedrotti) Pederzolli. Mrs. Lalu was a graduate of Alliance High School. She had been employed at Alliance ...

Rebecca Joyce Ade

SALEM — Rebecca Joyce Ade,  33, of Salem, died Thursday afternoon in Salem. She was born on Dec. 4, 1984 in San Diego, Calif., daughter of James Ade and Barbara (Cowie) Stein. Becky was employed at Ezio's Restaurant in Salem and formerly at Envelope One. In addition to her father of ...

Rosita (Hilton) Williams

EAST LIVERPOOL — Rosita (Hilton) Williams, 60, of East Liverpool, died at 6:25 p.m. Friday at Continuing Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Lisbon. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 9/15/18

Scott Owen Smith

BELOIT — Scott Owen Smith, 55, of Beloit, died Tuesday at Alliance Community Hospital after a long battle with cancer. Born April 23, 1963, in Alliance, he was the son of the late David and Mary (Stanley) Smith. Mr. Smith was a 1981 graduate of West Branch High School. Survivors include ...

Cora A. Oana

SALEM — Cora A. Oana, 91, died at 12:40 a.m. Thursday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Born March 5, 1927, in Elkton, she was the daughter of the late Erwin and Anna Pearl (Armstrong) Kampfer. Mrs. Oana was a 1945 graduate of Lisbon High School and graduated from Youngstown State ...

Anthony Mastrangelo

SALEM – Anthony Mastrangelo, 78, died at 9:55 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at Salem West Healthcare Center. He was born Aug. 27, 1940, in New York City, N.Y., the son of the late Anthony and Chiarina (Sepe) Mastrangelo. Mr. Mastrangelo was a member of St. Paul Catholic ...

Nancy Lindsay Young

SPEARFISH, S.D. — Nancy Lindsay Young, 89, of Spearfish, S.D., died Sept. 5, surrounded by her husband and family. Born on Thanksgiving Day 1928 in Columbiana, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Lillian Lindsay. Mrs. Young and her husband, Dale Young, operated a construction ...

Daniel B. Wells

AKRON —  Daniel B. Wells, 64, of Olive Street, died at 9:50 a.m. Wednesday,at the Canal Pointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a lengthy illness. Mr. Wells was born April 4, 1954 in Salem, a son of the late Gerald Eugene Wells and the late Pauline (Shaffer) Wells Hampson. He ...

Anthony Mastrangelo

SALEM – Anthony Mastrangelo, 78, died at 9:55 a.m. Tuesday at Salem West Healthcare Center. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 9/12/18    

Marilynn Jones

SALEM — Marilynn Jones, 72, of Salem, died at 12:41 p.m. Monday at the Salem Regional Medical Center following a courageous 25-year battle with multiple sclerosis. Born April 25, 1946, in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Wilmer Jones and the late Ella M. (Crawford) Armstrong. She ...