Obituaries

Dorothy F. Schinke

SEBRING — Dorothy F. Schinke, 92, of Sebring, passed away at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at the Cleveland Clinic. She was born Dec. 1, 1924, in Pittsburgh, Pa., a daughter of the late William and Caroline (Schuessler) Dorsch. Dorothy retired in 1986 from McDaniel Refractories where ...

Donna Jean Sweet

SEBRING — Donna Jean Sweet, 91, passed away 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at the Crandall Medical Center in Sebring. She was born Sept. 23, 1925, in Alliance, Ohio, a daughter of the late Donald Sr. and Edythe (Grall) Hole. Donna was self-employed as a seamstress for 33 years, worked ...

Monty Armentrout

COLUMBIANA — Monty Armentrout, 74, died Tuesday morning at Salem Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. Born March 21, 194, in Webster Springs, W. Va., he was the son of the late Claude and Orva (Gregory) Armentrout. Mr. Armentrout was an estimator and engineer for various ...

Nancy L. Voss

ENON VALLEY, Pa. — Nancy L. Voss, 68, of Enon Valley, died Wednesday at the Good Samaritan Hospice in Beaver, Pa. Born May 26, 1949, in Swickley, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Walter and Fay (Myers) Parish. Mrs. Voss was a homemaker, cook and babysitter. Survivors include a son, ...

Lois Smith

SEBRING — Lois Smith, 84, of Sebring, died at 1:09 p.m. Thursday, at Crandall Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/14/17    

Martha Jane Oberholtzer

EAST PALESTINE — Martha Jane Oberholtzer, 96, died Wednesday. She was born July 10, 1921, to Frank and Kathryn “Katie” Kozick Yurjavcic in East Palestine. Mrs. Oberholtzer was a devout Catholic and lifelong member of Our Lady of Lourdes. She graduated from East Palestine High School ...

Jacob Walter Miller

HANOVERTON – Jacob Walter Miller, 9 days old, of Hanoverton, died at 1:39 p.m. Wednesday at the Aultman Hospital in Canton. He was a son of Kevin M. and Andrea N. (Stone) Miller. Jacob is survived by one sister, Hazel M. Miller of the home; maternal grandparents Steven and Vicki Stone of ...

Monty Armentrout

COLUMBIANA — Monty Armentrout, 74, died Tuesday morning at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending with the Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home in Columbiana. 7/13/17

Martha Ganoe Oberholtzer

EAST PALESTINE — Martha Ganoe Oberholtzer, 96, of Taggart Street, died Wednesday at Covington Community Campus after a lengthy illness. Arrangements are pending at the Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine. 7/13/17

Rose V. Benton

EAST PALESTINE — Rose V. Benton, 89, of Alice Street, died July 10 at the St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Boardman where she had been a patient. Arrangements are pending with Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine. 7/13/17

Donald James Girard

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Donald James Girard, 81, of Lawrenceville, formerly of Leetonia, died June 30. He was born on May 18, 1936, in Leetonia, the son of the late Carman and Angeline (Ieropoli) Girard. Mr. Girard was a veteran of the Navy and retired from NCR as an electrical engineer. He ...

Dorothy F. Schinke

SEBRING — Dorothy F. Schinke, 92, of Sebring, died at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Cleveland Clinic. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home in Salem. 7/13/17

Robert E. Birk

SALEM — Robert E. Birk, 82, passed away at 8:31 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at the Select Specialty Hospital in Youngstown. He was born Nov. 6, 1934, in Salem, a son of the late John and Elise V. (Lees) Joseph. Robert was employed as a salesperson at V&V Appliance Parts and ...

Baby Daniel Kyle Elliott

EAST PALESTINE — Baby Daniel Kyle Elliott was born sleeping at 2:10 p.m. July 6, 2017, at Salem Regional Medical Center. Daniel is survived by his loving mother, Andi Elliott; father, Scott Bender Jr.; four brothers, Andrew, Kellen and Patrick Radcliff and Michael Bender; two uncles, ...

Jason C. Rogers

ALLIANCE — Jason C. Rogers, 40, died on July 5. He was born Aug. 15, 1976, to Charles and Esther (Johnson) Rogers. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 7/12/17

Viola Mary Iler

CUYAHOGA FALLS — Viola Mary Iler, 92, of Cuyahoga Falls, previously of Sebring, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Altercare of Cuyahoga Falls. She was born on June 26, 1925, in Sebring, to the late James Wilmer “J.W.” and Blanche O. (Briggs) Hoopes. After graduating from Sebring ...

Donna J. Sweet

SEBRING — Donna J. Sweet, 91, of Sebring, formerly of Salem, died Tuesday at the Crandall Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial in Salem. 7/12/17

Hannah “Phyllis” Willison

SALEM — Hannah “Phyllis” Willison, 89, of Salem fell asleep in death on July 2. Born Aug. 22, 1927, she was the daughter of Benjamin and Clara (Flick) Murphy. Mrs. Willison was a full-time minister of Jehovah’s Witnesses from the Newton Falls congregation. She was preceded in ...

Stephen M. Andersen

ALLIANCE — Stephen M. Andersen, 57, died Monday at Cleveland Clinic. He was born Sept. 2, 1959 to John and Evelyn (Spak) Anderson. Services are pending at Dean's Funeral Home, Sebring. 7/12/17

William David “Dave” Thompson

LISBON – William David “Dave” Thompson, born at home in Gavers, Ohio, on Jan. 23, 1940, died at 9:48 a.m. Monday at the East Liverpool City Hospital. Mr. Thompson, who resided on State Route 154 in Lisbon, had been ill just a short time and died at the age of 77. A son of the late ...