Obituaries

Virginia Rickerd

LISBON — Virginia Rickerd, 75, of  Lisbon died Monday at Vista Center in Boardman.  Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/19/17

Tony Tocci

SALEM — Tony Tocci, 52, of Salem, died at 7:30 a.m. Monday at Salem Regional Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/19/17

Deborah J. Davis

COLUMBIANA — Deborah J. Davis, 61, of Columbiana, died Tuesday morning at University Hospital in Cleveland.  Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/19/17

Robert Lambert Myers

KENT — On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, Dad rounded third and slid into home plate into the loving arms of his Savior. Born on May 21, 1927, on his grandparents’ farm east of Hanoverton, Ohio, he was the eldest son of Harry B. and Margaret (Longanecker) Myers. One of 11 children. Bob ...

Dale Robert Stratton

POLAND — Dale Robert Stratton, 60, of Poland, died Friday at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center from a pulmonary embolism. Born July 26, 1956, in Salem, he was the son of Robert and Bassha Lee (Keen) Stratton. Mr. Stratton attended Salem Schools until the sixth grade and graduated from ...

Eva M. Pollock Riddle

HANOVERTON — Eva M. Pollock Riddle, 91, of Hanoverton died at 1:45 p.m. Sunday, July 16, 2017, at her home. She was born Oct. 19, 1925, in Corry, Pa., the daughter of the late Frederick Henry and Lorena H. (Kinney) August. Eva was a member of the Hanoverton Presbyterian Church and enjoyed ...

Larry Lozier

SALEM — Larry Lozier, 64, of Salem died at 6:10 p.m. Sunday at Salem Regional Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/18/17    

Patricia Ann Smith

SALEM — Patricia Ann Smith, 86, of Salem, died at 12:04 p.m. Friday, July 14, 2017 at the Salem Regional Medical Center.  She was born Nov. 11, 1930 in Salem, the daughter of the late Lawrence and Helen (Lowry) Murphy. She was a lifelong member of Saint Paul Catholic Church and was ...

Albert McCowin

NEGLEY — Albert McCowin, 64, of Dyke Road died unexpectedly at his home Thursday. He was born in Salem, Oct. 9, 1952 to the late Cecil and Leetha Holman McCowin.  He is survived by a daughter, Amie Andrews; two brothers, Larry Davis and Vic Klemann; and two grandchildren.  He is ...

Patricia Taylor

ALLIANCE — Patricia Taylor, 73, died Monday. She was born March 13, 1944 to Frank and Edna (Higgins) Shonce. Arrangements are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring. 7/18/17

Dorothy M. Kirby

ALLIANCE — Dorothy M. Kirby died Saturday. She was born Aug.15, 1927. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring. 7/18/17

Rose V. Benton

East Palestine — Rose V. Benton, 89, of Alice Street and a lifelong resident of the community, died July 10 at the St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Boardman, where she was a patient. Rose was born Aug. 8, 1927 in East Palestine, a daughter of the late Jacob and Mary Scarabino Bruno. ...

Eva M. Pollock Riddle

SALEM — Eva M. Pollock Riddle, 91, of Hanoverton died at 1:45 p.m. Sunday at her home. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/17/17

Frank H. Lancaster

BOARDMAN — Frank H. Lancaster, 94, of Salem. Private arrangements, Davis-Becker Funeral Home in Boardman. 7/17/17

Donald F. VanKirk

SEBRING — Donald F. VanKirk, 82, of Salem, died Friday, at Essex III of Salem. Donald was born Sept. 27, 1934 in Steubenville, the son of the late John and Mary (Barnes) VanKirk. He worked as a tow motor operator for Transue and Williams and was a member of the Alliance Church of the ...

Wanda Riddle

ALLIANCE — Wanda Riddle, 56, died Saturday. She was born Sept. 30,1960 in South Carolina to Murphy and Elmira (Thomas) Tucker. Services are pending at Dean's Funeral Home. Sebring. 7/16/17

Leslie E. Allshouse

SEBRING – Leslie E. Allshouse, 84, passed away on Friday morning, July 14, 2017 following an extended illness. Leslie was born on Sept. 18, 1932 in DuBois, Pa. to James and Naomi (Sibley) Allshouse. He graduated from Red Bank Valley High School in New Bethlehem, Pa. in 1950, and then ...

John Lee Beery

SALEM — John Lee Beery, 70, of Salem, passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. John was born Aug. 1, 1946, in Salem, Ohio, to the late John Amos Beery and Lois Anne Beery (Coy) of Salem, Ohio. John is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Donna M. ...

Lois Jane Smith

SEBRING — Lois Jane Smith, 84, of Sebring, formerly of Johnstown, Pa., died Thursday at the Crandall Medical Center in Sebring. Born in Johnstown, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Hazel (Burns) Guier. Mrs. Smith graduated from high school in Johnstown and lived in Sebring for ...

Patricia Ann Smith

SALEM — Patricia Ann Smith, 86, of Salem, died at 12:04 p.m. Friday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/15/17