Obituaries

William ‘Bill’ Thomas James II, 96

CANFIELD—William Thomas James II (Bill) was born on Dec. 30, 1922 in Youngstown, Ohio to C. Gilbert and Doris Renner James. He attended St. Edwards School and graduated from Rayen High School. He attended one year at Kenyon College before joining the Marine Corps in 1942 following the ...

William “Bill” Thomas James II, 96

CANFIELD—William Thomas James II (Bill) was born on Dec. 30, 1922 in Youngstown, Ohio to C. Gilbert and Doris Renner James. He attended St. Edwards School and graduated from Rayen High School. He attended one year at Kenyon College before joining the Marine Corps in 1942 following the ...

Lance P. Henry

SALEM—Lance P. Henry, 46, of Salem, died unexpectedly Tuesday. Lance was a longtime resident of Columbiana County. He was born June 27, 1972 in Salem, a son of Dana Henry and Trina (Britton) Drotleff. He was a 1990 graduate of East Palestine High School. He had been employed most ...

Barbara A. Hemming

SALEM – Barbara A. Hemming, 91, died at 3:39 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2019 at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation. She was born April 10, 1928 in Salem, the daughter of the late Leroy S. and Lena C. (Greene) Bates. Barbara was a resident of this area her entire life, a homemaker and a ...

Ralph L Morris

LISBON—Ralph L Morris, 77, of Lisbon died at 1:18 a.m. on Monday at Aultman /Alliance Community Hospital. He was born on March 30, 1942 in Woodsfield, Ohio, the son of the late Alva and Eva (Wickham) Morris. He worked for Eljers in Salem for over 30 years. After his retirement, he helped ...

Mildred S. Fisher

SEBRING—Mildred S. Fisher, 95, died Tuesday at Crandall Medical Center. She was born Feb. 14, 1924 to Nick and Tenca Popadeonise. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio. 5/2/19

Catherine “Katie” Louise Sanor

SALEM — Catherine “Katie” Louise Sanor, 86, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019. She was born Nov. 19, 1932 in Salem, the daughter of the late John and Sophia (nee Arbogast) Spack. Catherine had worked on the family farm and was a homemaker. She previously worked in the office of the ...

Ralph L. Morris

LISBON—Ralph L. Morris, 77, of Lisbon died at 1:18 a.m. Wednesday in the emergency room of Aultman Hospital/Alliance Community Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 5/2/19

Terry A. Moore

SALEM – Terry A. Moore, 59, died at 3:30 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2019 at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pa. He was born June 20, 1959 in Salem, the son of Betty J. (Martines) Moore and the late Wilbur T. Moore Sr. Terry attended United Local High School and obtained an RN and ...

James C. Britton

ALLIANCE—James C. Britton, 52, died Sunday at Aultman Alliance Community Hospital. He was born Jan. 6, 1967. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio. 5/2/19

Ronald Charles Walton Sr.

OLIVE Hill, Ky.—Ronald Charles Walton Sr., 78, died Monday at his home in Olive Hill, Ky. He was born on Jan. 23, 1941, in East Liverpool to Clifford and Bessie Walton (Springer). He is survived by his brother, Jim Walton; children, Debra (Mustafa) Kachwalla (Walton), Ronald (Shirley) ...

John S. Kimpel

John S. Kimpel, known by all as “Jack,” passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. His wife of nearly 63 years, Janice, was at his side. Jack was born on Aug. 17, 1930, the oldest of three sons to John Farley and Rebecca Jane Isenberg Kimpel. Jack graduated from Lincoln High School in ...

Jack E. McLean

SALEM—Jack E. McLean, 85, passed away on April 27, 2019. He was born April 29, 1933 to the late Lloyd and Mildred (Meek) McLean. Jack was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He attended Heidelberg University, and The Ohio State University. He retired in 1997 from Hilscher- Clark ...

Loretta Judith Bielski 1926-2019

Loretta Judith Bielski, 93, of Salem, Ohio, passed away peacefully in April surrounded by family. She married the late Robert Bielski in 1949 in Buffalo, New York before moving to Salem to raise their family. Loretta is survived by her sister Marcy, and four children: Gary, Larry and his wife ...

Jane “Jean” (Mancino) Popovich

SALEM — Jane “Jean” (Mancino) Popovich, 75, of Salem passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Salem Regional Medical Center surrounded by her family. Jean was born on June 17, 1943 in Youngstown, Ohio to the late Angelo and Nicolena (Ruozzo) Mancino. Jean worked as a legal assistant ...

Terry A. Moore

SALEM — Terry A. Moore, 59, died at 3:30 p.m. Monday at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pa. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 5/1/19

William K. “Hap” Harrigan

SALEM – William K. “Hap” Harrigan, 84, died at 8:54 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2019 at the Courtyard at Lexington. William was born Aug. 22, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of the late William T. and Doris Marie (Coddington) Harrigan. He had worked at Vari-wall Tube Specialists in ...

Darlee S. Metzgar

SALEM—Darlee S. Metzgar, 61, of Salem died at University Hospital in Cleveland on Friday. Arrangements are pending at Brown Funeral Home in Salem. www.brownfhonline.com 4/30/19

Jane “Jean” (Mancino) Popovich

SALEM—Jane “Jean” (Mancino) Popovich, 75, of Salem died Sunday at Salem Regional Medical Center surrounded by her family. Arrangements are pending at Brown Funeral Home in Salem. www.brownfhonline.com 4/30/19

Carol Kay Thomas

LEETONIA—Carol Kay Thomas, 83, of Leetonia died Sunday at Crandall Health & Rehabilitation Center, Sebring. Arrangements pending with the Woods-Rettig Funeral Home, Leetonia. 4/30/19