Obituaries

JOSEPH HUMMEL JR.

Joseph C. Hummel Jr., 75, of St. Clairsville, died March 15, 2017. Joe was a dedicated law enforcement officer for Marshall County, West Virginia and Belmont County, Ohio. Surviving are his wife, Joyce A. Baranowski Hummel; two daughters, Camella Jo Hummel and Melissa J. Hummel Milam; 2 ...

MARCIA BEDWAY

Marcia Bedway, 67, of Cadiz, died Saturday at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. Arrangements are pending at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz.

RICHARD WARD

Richard Joseph Ward 65, of Weirton, W.Va., died March 19, 2017. Schuetz Funeral Home in Mingo Junction is assisting the family.

LOUISE DULKOSKI

Louise Dulkoski, 85, formerly of Adena, died Thursday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. service, Friday, St. Casimir’s Church, Adena.

RICHARD EUBANKS

Richard Eubanks, 83, of Bridgeport, Ohio, died March 22, 2017. There will be no service or visitation.

DALE HOFFMAN

Dale Edward Hoffman, age 87, of Wheeling, passed away Wednesday, March 22, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born May 26, 1929, in Wheeling, the son of the late John Wilber and Anna Marie Wolf Hoffman. Dale was a retired foreman at Picoma Industries, owner of the Hoffman Machine Shop ...

GEORGE CALLARIK

George David Callarik, 89, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, died Friday, March 24, 2017 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, W.Va. He was born October 6, 1927 in Bridgeport, Ohio, a son of the late Frank and Helen (Kirajupichel) Callarik. He retired from Ohio Ferry Alloy of Brilliant, Ohio and was past ...

ELBERT WYMER

Elbert C. Wymer, 91, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, died Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, W.Va. He was born February 9, 1926 in Stockport, Ohio, the son of the late George W. and Hattie Belle (Hammon) Wymer. He was retired from the Lovelace Trucking Company. Elbert was a ...

OMA SUMMERS

Oma Eugene “Buster” Summers, 69, of Rayland, Ohio, died March 23, 2017. Visitation 2-7 p.m. Friday, Schuetz Funeral Home, Mingo Junction.

DOROTHY BARGAR

Dorothy Bargar, 92, of Cadiz, died Friday. Calling hours Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m.

BEVERLY DANADIC

Beverly E. Danadic, 68, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Friday, March 24, 2017 at Cleveland Clinic. She was born April 17, 1948 in Wheeling, W.Va., the daughter of the late Melvin A. and Vivian Elaine Zbock Dutcher. In addition to her parents, Beverly was preceded in death by her special ...

UTENA BRITT

Utena L. Britt, 61, of Shadyside, OH, died March 22, 2017, at The OSU Medical Center. She was born April 23, 1955, in Wheeling, WV, a daughter of the late Harvey Lonon and Ruby Schneider Lonon Johnson. She was preceded by a sister, Jeanetta Lonon. Surviving is a son, Keene (Jordan Plants) ...

JEAN LEONARD

Jean Joseph “J.J.” Leonard, 93 of St. Clairsville, Ohio died Friday, March 24, 2017 in Girard, Pennsylvania. He was born December 20, 1923 in Tiltonsville, Ohio, a son of the late Joseph Leonard and Laura Harris Leonard. J.J was a retired employee of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel’s ...

HOWARD HORTON

Howard “Jack” Horton, 92, of Cadiz, died Tuesday. Following his wishes, there will be no service. Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home.

JERRY BUTLER

Jerry Lee Butler, 70 of Bellaire, OH, died Monday, March 20, 2017 at home. She was born January 11, 1947 in Bellaire, the daughter of the late Robert C. and Theresa M. Tridigo Campbell. She was a retired employee from The Hampton Inn; and a member of the Bellaire Eagles. Survivors ...

SHIRLEY BROWN

Shirley Juanita Brown, 80, of Maynard, Ohio, died Tuesday, March 14, 2017 in Park Health Center, St. Clairsville. She was born June 16, 1936 in Fairpoint, Ohio, daughter of the late John Thomas Huntsman and Margaret Shores Huntsman. Shirley was a member of the Buckeye Modulator CB Club and ...

ELLA MAE RAMSAY

Ella Mae Ramsay, 88, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died at her home on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. She was born March 30, 1928 near Clarington, Ohio, daughter of the late Ernest and Anna Bigler Brunner. Ella Mae was a loving, devoted, and hard-working mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. ...

Funeral Services

Today’s Services Thelma Bruchmelter — 10:30 a.m., St. Agnes Church, Mingo Jct. Kenneth Cross — 11 a.m., Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home, St. Clairsville. Arlene Garczyk — 1 p.m., Toothman Funeral Home, St. Clairsville. Joe Ostojich — 1 p.m., Borkoski Funeral Home, ...

JAMES BAKER

James G. Baker, 78, of Southington passed away on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at Andover Village Skilled Nursing. He was born the son of Orville and Mary Picana Baker on March 9, 1939 in Neffs, Ohio. James retired from working at General Electric. He served our country honorably in the U.S. ...

JERRY MCCLELLAND

Jerry Lee McClelland Sr., 69, of Toronto, OH, passed away Tuesday. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, and Friday 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. service, Reasner Funeral Home, Wellsburg.