Obituaries

Wayne Logan Harris

RENO, Nev. — Wayne Logan Harris, 84, of Reno, Nev., formerly of Salem, died Wednesday at his home. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services. 12/29/18

Marjorie Stryffeler

BELOIT — Marjorie Stryffeler, 91, of Beloit, passed away on Friday, Dec. 28, 2018. She was born on May 8, 1927, the daughter of the late John and Minnie (Schlosser) Miller. A lifelong area resident, she was a member of Bethel United Church of Christ. She enjoyed traveling with her husband ...

Linda L. Martin

SEBRING — Linda L. Martin, 70, died Dec. 22. She was born April 30, 1948, to Ralph and Ann (Spigelski) Freeman. Services are pending at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring. 12/28/18

Ellen Louise (Wheeler) Evans

SALEM — Ellen Louise (Wheeler) Evans, 92, of Salem, died at 9:55 p.m. Wednesday at Salem East Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Salem. Arrangements are pending at the Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services of Salem. 12/28/18

Violet E. Burke

COLUMBIANA — Violet E. Burke, 95, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, at Parkside Health Care in Columbiana with her daughter by her side. Born May 12, 1923, in Moorefield, W. Va., she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Grace Wolfe. She is survived by her son, John R. (Sherry) ...

Margaret “Marty” Egan

ALLIANCE — Margaret “Marty” (Donohue) Egan, 78, of Alliance, died Tuesday at her home in Alliance. Born on Feb. 21, 1940, in Bergholz, she was the daughter of the late Edward Donohue and Dorothy (Hendel) Donohue Jeffries Syme. Mrs. Egan was a 1958 graduate of Goshen High School and ...

Donald Handwork Jr.

SALEM — Donald Handwork Jr., 59, of Beaver Twp./ Salem, died at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Greenbriar Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Boardman.  Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Salem’s Grandview Cemetery with the Salem Honor Guard rendering military honors.  A complete ...

Bradley A. Heim

SALEM— Bradley A. Heim, 69, of Salem died at 10:23 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, at his home. He was born June 6, 1949, in Salem, Ohio, the son of the late Donald and Elizabeth (Eppinger) Heim. Bradley worked as a lineman at AT&T, retiring in 2009. He was a member of the AMVETS, CWA ...

Geraldine E. Beers

EAST PALESTINE — Geraldine E. Beers, 75, a lifelong resident of East Palestine, passed away following a brief illness Tuesday at the St. Elizabeth Health Center in Boardman. She was born May 5, 1943 in East Liverpool, daughter of the late Herman and Jacqueline Sachs Bishop. Geraldine was ...

Michael Ryan Hardy

SALEM – Michael Ryan Hardy, 35, died Monday at his home. He was born Jan. 4, 1983 in Salem, Ohio, the son of Allen Hardy and Robin (Brown) Gray. He was a graduate of Salem High School and Youngstown State University. Survivors include his father, Allen Hardy of Homeworth, his mother and ...

Donald Handwork Jr.

GREENFORD — Donald Handwork Jr., 59, of Greenford, died at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Greenbriar Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Boardman with his sister at his side. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 12/27/18

Bradley Heim

SALEM—Bradley Heim, 69, of Salem died at 10:23 a.m. Tuesday at his home. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 12/26/18

Miriam (Mimi) Santee

THE VILLAGES, Fla. — Miriam (Mimi) Santee of The Villages, Fla., suddenly and peacefully passed away on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, four years and one day after her youngest brother, Sam Spitz. Mimi was the third of four children born to Ethel and Andrew Spitz in McKeesport, Pa. on Feb. 3, ...

Luella “Lou” M. (Stack) Byler

SALEM—Luella “Lou” M. (Stack) Byler, 84, of Salem, peacefully passed away at her home Saturday morning, Dec. 22, 2018. She was born Sept. 4, 1934, in Canfield, Ohio, the daughter of the late Stephen and Hazel (Davis) Stack. A life-long area resident, she graduated from Canfield High ...

Nancy L. Stanley

NEW WATERFORD—Nancy L. Stanley, 79, died Sunday at the Circle of Care in Salem. She was born Feb. 26, 1939 in Eastvale, Pa., a daughter of the late Charles and Rhoda (Coy) Houp. Nancy worked as a finisher for Kingwood Ceramics for 10 years prior to her retirement. Nancy was preceded ...

Jenny L. Rape

EAST PALESTINE—Jenny L. Rape, 72, died Sunday at the Mercy Medical Hospice Center in Canton following a lengthy illness. Jenny was born March 3, 1946 in Pittsburgh, Pa., a daughter of the late Alvin and Barbara Reed Rape. She worked as a nursing assistant at various nursing homes ...

Mary E. Porter

EAST PALESTINE—Mary E. Porter, 89, a life-long resident of the area, died Sunday at her residence surrounded by family. She was born Aug. 29, 1929 in Unity, Ohio, a daughter of the late Russell and Margaret Fousnaught Guy. Mary was a homemaker. She is survived by two sons, Donald and ...

Matthew Blaine Post

SALEM—Matthew Blaine Post, 51, died at 7 a.m. Dec. 22, 2018 at Circle of Care. Matthew was born March 2, 1967 in Fairbanks, Alaska, a son of the late Gerald W. Post and Judith D. (Wallace) Post Renshaw. Matthew was a member of Allegheny Wesleyan Church. He is survived by his ex-wife, ...

Jenny Rape

EAST PALESTINE—Jenny Rape, 72, passed away Dec. 23 at Mercy Medical Center in Canton. Arrangements are pending with the Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine. 12/24/18

Nancy L. Stanley

NEW WATERFORD—Nancy L. Stanley passed away Dec. 23 at the Circle of Care in Salem. Arrangements pending with Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine. 12/24/18