Obituaries

Michelle R. Seidner

LISBON — Michelle R. Seidner, 49, of Maple Street, died at 1:47a.m. Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the Hospice House of Poland. Arrangements are pending at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home. 4/21/19

Donald J. Wank

April 21, 1932-March 3, 2019 WAXHAW, N.C.—Don passed to glory after a year-long battle with cancer. He was a lifelong resident of the Salem/Damascus/Alliance, Ohio area, and most recently, Waxhaw, N.C. Don was a wonderful husband, loving father to six daughters, and a self-employed ...

Helen Lena (Quinn) Perry

SALEM – Helen Lena (Quinn) Perry, 91, died at 11:07 a.m. Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation. She was born May 19, 1927 in Salem, the daughter of the late Anthony and Catherine (Migalari) Quinn. Helen was last employed at Ort Furniture as an upholsterer for ...

Marilyn J. Bergert

LISBON—Marilyn J. Bergert, 92, of state Route 517 died at 3:10 p.m. Thursday at her home with her loving family by her side. She was born Dec. 4, 1926, in Canton, a daughter of the late Peter and Bertha (Essig) Peterson, and had lived in Lisbon since November 1956, when she married her ...

Zella Baker

CANFIELD – Zella Baker, 93, of Canfield died Friday at Auburn Skilled Nursing Home with her family by her side. She was born Dec. 26, 1925, a daughter of the late George and Myrtle Gordon. She was a member of Calla Community Church, Canfield. She married Earl Richard Baker on June 5, ...

Wayne F. Ellis Sr.

NORTH LIMA— A private showing was held Friday, April 12, 2019 at Schiavone Funeral Home in Youngstown for Wayne F. Ellis Sr., who died at St Elizabeth Boardman Campus. Wayne took one last ride on his way home Thursday, April 11, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 13, ...

Barbara Wilson McCorkhill

SALEM — A Celebration of Life service will be held for Barbara Wilson McCorkhill, 88, who died March 21, at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Church of Our Savior in Salem, 870 E. State St. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hospice of the Valley, 9803 Sharrott Road, Youngstown, OH, ...

Marsha (Hart) Vaughan

SALEM – Marsha (Hart) Vaughan, 79, died at 5:45 am. Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the Courtyard of Lexington. She was born April 30, 1939 in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Dr. Virgil C. and Mary Virginia (Hogan) Hart. Marsha last worked with the U.S. Army as a Personnel Security ...

Patricia A. Wagner

SALEM—There will be Services at 11 a.m. Monday at Lane Family Funeral Homes-Canfield Chapel for Patricia A. Wagner, 76, who passed away Wednesday morning, April 17, 2019 at Blossom Nursing Home in Salem. She was born May 6, 1942 in Youngstown, the daughter of Homer D. and Carol (Hammond) ...

Benjamin N. Wells

ANDOVER, Ohio — Benjamin N. Wells, 56, of South Main Street, died at 3:30 a.m. Thursday in the emergency room at University Hospital, Andover. Mr. Wells was born March 17, 1963 in Salem, a son of the late Gerald Eugene Wells and the late Pauline (Shaffer) Wells Hampson. Benjamin was ...

Helen Perry

SALEM – Helen Perry, 91, died at 11:07 a.m. Thursday at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 4/19/19

Marilyn Sue Carlisle

SALEM – Marilyn Sue Carlisle, 66, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at her home. She was born Oct. 20, 1952 in Salem, the daughter of the late Alfred and Delores (Shepard) Stockwell. Marilyn was a 1972 graduate of Salem High School. She was an STNA at Beeghly Oaks in Boardman prior to her ...

Ruth Jean Gatrell

SALEM—Services celebrating the life of Ruth Gatrell, 88, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Salem. Ruth died Monday evening in Salem Regional Hospital. She was born May 11, 1930 in Youngstown, the daughter of Harold and Frances (Hawkins) Wilson and had formerly ...

Kimberly Marlene (Ewy) Kastenhuber

SALEM—Kimberly Marlene (Ewy) Kastenhuber, 61, of Salem died at her home April 10. She was born on July 30, 1957, in Spokane, Wash., the daughter of the late Otto John and Shirley L (Maxwell) Ewy. After graduating in 1975 from East Valley High School, Spokane, Wash., Kimberly earned a ...

William H. (Bill) Richey

NOBLE, Okla.—William H. (Bill) Richey passed away on April 13, 2019 after a short illness at the age of 76. He was born in Hanoverton, Ohio on Sept. 11, 1942. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Homer Richey and Camille Richey Kelton; sister, Barbara Amon; and brother, John. He is ...

James F. Carlisle Jr.

LISBON — James F. Carlisle Jr., 90, of Y-Camp Road died at 7:36 p.m. Monday at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mr. Carlisle was born Aug. 12, 1928 in Lisbon, a son of the late James F. and Mildred (Dotson) Carlisle Sr. A 1946 graduate of Leetonia High School, he worked for 30 ...

Felix (Glenn) Debolt

SEBRING — Felix (Glenn) Debolt, 77, died on April 11. He was born May 21, 1941 to Felix and Evelyn (Rice) Debolt Sr. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring. 4/17/19

Nicole R. Gandee

BELOIT — Nicole R. Gandee, 43, died Saturday. She was born May 7, 1975 to Louis and Cindy (Colvin) Smith Jr. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring. 4/17/19

Mary S. Lagore

SALEM – Mary S. Lagore, 71, died at 6 p.m. Sunday at Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born Nov. 17, 1947 in Green Bay, Wisc., the daughter of the late John and Mildred (Vassau) Hayden. She was a nurses’ aide at Essex Nursing Home. She moved to Salem in 1973 from California and ...

Joan M. Powers

SEBRING — Joan M. Powers, 81, died Monday. She was born March 7, 1938. Services are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home, Sebring. 4/17/19