Obituaries

EARL BROOKS

Earl Henry Brooks, 64, of Jacobsburg, Ohio died Monday, April 23, 2018 in Wheeling Hospital. He was born April 16, 1954 in Bellaire, Ohio son of the late Lawrence Brooks and Ellen E. “Betty” Brunner Brooks. Earl was a retired coal miner from Ohio Valley Coal #6 Mine in Alledonia. He was ...

EVELINA ZORBINI

Evelina A. Zorbini, 97, of Yorkville, died Monday, in Akron. Visitation Friday, 1 p.m. until Mass at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Tiltonsville. Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville.

R.W. DICK PHILLIPS

Local author and history feature writer, R. W. “Dick” Phillips, 80, of St. Clairsville, OH died Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at his home. He was born May 5, 1937 in Cleveland, OH, only son of the late Cletus W. and Elsie Potancik Phillips. Dick was a retired executive and owner of ...

GLADYS WARD

Gladys Mae Rothenbuhler Ward, 85, of Malaga, Ohio, passed from this life on Saturday, April 21st, 2018 in the comfort of her home surrounded by her beloved family, and her loving husband, Ray, of 67 years. She was born October 15, 1932, in Cameron Ohio, the daughter of the late Samuel and ...

GLADYS WARD

Gladys Mae Rothenbuhler Ward, 85, of Malaga, Ohio, passed from this life on Saturday, April 21st, 2018 in the comfort of her home surrounded by her beloved family, and her loving husband, Ray, of 67 years. She was born October 15, 1932, in Cameron Ohio, the daughter of the late Samuel and ...

MARY SIGNORINI

Mary Lenore Signorini, 97, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Bishop Hodges Continuous Care Center in Wheeling, WV. She was born November 26, 1920, in Tiltonsville, OH, a daughter of the late Attilio and Mary Carmella (Russo) Brandi. She graduated from Warren Consolidated High ...

PATRICIA TRIBBIE

Patricia D. Tribbie, 93, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital. She was born February 28, 1925, in Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Stanley and Marie (Stubbins) Dawson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her ...

RAYMOND MILLARD

RAYMOND MILLARD We lost a hero. Raymond L. Millard, born November 5, 1926, passed away peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, April 23. He was a loving son, a devoted husband, an outstanding father and wonderful grandfather and great-grandfather. Lee was a 1944 graduate of ...

RICKEY MITCHELL

Rickey A. Mitchell, 62 of Faribault, MN and formerly Martins Ferry, died on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at District One Hospital, Faribault. Rickey Allen, the son of Henry and Mary (Milbert) Mitchell, was born January 9, 1956 in Martins Ferry, OH. He served in the USMC and later drove truck. ...

EILEEN McMAHON

Eileen Louise McMahon, 89 of Shadyside, Ohio died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Park Health Center in St. Clairsville, Ohio. She was born January 17,1929 in Hundred, West Virginia a daughter of the late Walter Masters and Doris Stewart Masters Brunsgaard. Eileen was a member of the ...

VONEDA BAKER

Voneda M. Baker, 96, of Malaga, Ohio, passed away Sunday. Calling Hours 2-8 p.m. Tuesday, funeral service 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield, Ohio. www.bauerturner.com.

MARY SUMMERLIN

Mary Celestine Summerlin, 74, of Bethesda, Ohio passed away peacefully at Park Health Center April 19, 2018. She is survived by her children Monty Summerlin, Sherry (Paul) Fitch, and Elizabeth (James); 4 grandchildren and 6 great- grandchildren. Also survived by her brothers Mike (Barbara) ...

WILLIAM McFELEY

William “Clyde” McFeley, 86, of Bellaire, OH died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at his home. He was born December 12, 1931 in Wheeling, WV a son of the late William Albert and Flora Esther Garloch McFeley. Clyde was a retired glass worker from Fenton Glass in 1993. Prior to this, he worked ...

C. JEAN RINKES

C. Jean Rinkes, 87, of Harrisville, Ohio, passed Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Park Health. She was born September 9, 1930, a daughter of the late Ralph and Gertrude Goff Thoburn. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Chester Dean Rinkes Sr., sisters: Doris Frantz, ...

WILDA SHERMAN

Together Again Wilda Mae Sherman, 91, of Tiltonsville died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Peterson Hospital Wheeling. She was born October 30, 1926 in Warwood, WV, a daughter of the late Earl and Wilma (Taylor) Welshhans. She was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church Martins Ferry, an ...

SHIRLEY HESKETT

Shirley June Heskett, 86, of County Road 15, Rayland, Ohio, died Saturday at East Ohio Regional Hospital. She was born August 23, 1931, in Rush Run, Ohio, daughter of the late Edson Bender and Olive Ogden Bender. She was a member of the Meadowbrook Church of God, Rayland. She was a Sunday ...

GLADYS WARD

Gladys Mae Rothenbuhler Ward, 85, Malaga, OH died April 21, 2018. Visitation Wednesday 2-8 p.m. at Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield, OH, with services Thursday 11 a.m. at Beallsville Church of Christ, Beallsville, OH.

LEWIS SHEPPARD

Lewis Eugene “Shep” Sheppard, 78, of St. Clairsville died Friday April 20, 2018. He was a 1958 graduate of Barnesville H.S. and a retired lineman for South Central Power Co. He was born Sept. 17, 1939 in Sewellsville, Ohio, son of the late Lewis and Virginia Sheppard. Shep loved ...

JOHN JEFFERS

John E. Jeffers Jr., 85, of Shadyside, Ohio, died Friday. Private services will be held by the family.

LEONARD BODEMANN

Leonard John Bodemann Sr., 88, of Colerain, Ohio, passed away April 21, 2018 at home. He was born November 16, 1929 in Martins Ferry, Ohio, a son of the late Leonard and Mary (Rentzler) Bodemann. He graduated from Wheeling Central High School, and was an Army Veteran who served in Korea. He ...