Obituaries

NORMA KINKUS

Norma Jean Kinkus, 80, of Dillonvale and Cadiz, died July 25, 2017. Private services at Borkoski Funeral Home, Cadiz. Offer online condolences at www.borkoskifuneral.com.

CASSANDRA SPIGARELLI

Cassandra M. “Cassie” Spigarelli, 74, of Bellaire, OH, died Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at the Belmont Community Hospital in Bellaire, OH. She was born Sept. 2, 1942, in Wheeling, WV, a daughter of the late Samuel and Grace Marie Carpenter Carcione. Cassandra was a retired nurse anesthetist ...

JAMES KINNEY

James E. Kinney, 64, of St. Clairsville, died July 26, 2017, at Wheeling Hospital. He was born Jan. 6, 1953, in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late Leon E. and Helen Thoburn Kinney. He was retired from Kroger; was a photographer; and was a Catholic by faith. James is survived by his wife, ...

ANNA EDDY

Anna Mae Eddy, 79, of St. Clairsville, died Saturday. Visitation, 9 a.m. until noon services Tuesday, Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home, Bellaire.

FRANCIS LANCH

Together Again FRANCIS LANCH Francis D. “Frank” Lanch, 94, of Bridgeport, died Tuesday, July 24, 2017 at Forest Hills Nursing Home, St. Clairsville, Ohio. He was born May 19, 1923 in Benwood, WV, a son of the late Vincent and Mary (Patrone) Lancia. He was retired from B&O ...

JOE DIERKES

Joe Gary Dierkes, 80, of Clarington, died at 7:14 p.m. on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House, Zanesville. He was born May 18, 1937 on the family farm near Round Bottom, Ohio, Monroe County, a son of the late George Carl and Grace Lallathin Dierkes. He was a member of ...

EMBER THOMPSON

Infant Ember Thompson took her place with the angels on July 25, 2017. She will be met in heaven by her great-grandfather, Michael Henson; and her sister, Ameliah Calissie. She is survived by her parents, Tyler Thompson and Leah Hines. In addition, she is survived by her great-grandmother, ...

VIOLA JANC

Viola Janc, 94, of Neffs, Ohio, died Sunday, July 23, 2017 at her home. She was born February 11, 1923, a daughter of the late Leo and Mary Catherine ( Perunko) Bakosh in Neffs, Ohio. Viola worked as a secretary for Equitable Life Insurance Company during WWII. She was an active member of ...

ANNA EDDY

Anna Mae Eddy, 79, of St. Clairsville died Saturday. Visitation 9 a.m. until noon services Tuesday, Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home, Bellaire.

DEBBIE COUCH

Deborah Sue Couch, 60, of Belmont, Ohio, died July 23, 2017, in Wheeling Hospital. She was born October 28, 1956 in Martins Ferry, Ohio, a daughter of the late Robert Siple and Shirley Polaski Lucas. Debbie was a homemaker and excellent cook and she loved her and grand children. In ...

TACY KRUGER

Tacy M. (Smith) Kruger, 90, of Bellaire, Ohio, formerly of Martins Ferry, Ohio, died Monday, July 24, 2017 at County Club Retirement Center, Bellaire, Ohio. She was born March 24, 1927 in Martins Ferry, a daughter of the late George H. and Anna (Ross) Smith. She was retired from East Ohio ...

CAROL McCONNELL

Carol Jean McConnell, 59, of Barnesville, Ohio, died Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Liza’s Place. Born July 7, 1958 in Barnesville, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Roy Cozad and June DePew Cozad. A deep love for family, Carol’s greatest masterpiece was her children and her love for ...

DANIEL NAZAR

Daniel “Dan” H. Nazar, 67, of Weirton, WV, died Friday, July 21, 2017, at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Born November 30, 1949 in Steubenville, OH, he was a son of the late Mitat and Make Bato Nazar. He is also preceded in death by his brother, Duke Nazar and sister, ...

MARK ROSE

Mark Alan Rose, 51, of Bellaire, Ohio, died Sunday, July 23, 2017, at Wheeling Hospital. He was born, August 7, 1965 in Lebanon, Indiana, a son of Paul and Rhea (Sparks) Rose. He was a former employee of Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel’s Martins Ferry Mill, a member of St. John’s Catholic ...

BETTY DAVIS

Betty L. Davis, 82, of Bethesda, Ohio, died Monday, July 24, 2017 at Astoria Place. She was born May 22, 1935 in Calais, Ohio, daughter of the late B.K. and Lula Stephen. In addition to hr parents, she was preceded in death by her brother and sister-in-law, Wayne and Betty Stephen; sisters, ...

DEBBIE COUCH

Deborah Sue Couch, 60, of Belmont, Ohio, died July 23, 2017, in Wheeling Hospital. She was born October 28, 1956 in Martins Ferry, Ohio, a daughter of the late Robert Siple and Shirley Polaski Lucas. Debbie was a homemaker and excellent cook and she loved her and grand children. In ...

ANNY EDDY

Anny Mae Eddy, 79, of St. Clairsville, died Saturday. Visitation 9 a.m. until noon services Tuesday, Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home, Bellaire.

FRANCES KNIGHT

Frances Lucille Knight passed away at the age of 100 on July 22, 2017 while in the care of The Pickering House, Fairhope Hospice and Palliative Care in Lancaster Ohio. Born on June 11, 1917, in Freeport, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Everett E. and Lillian M. Shaw Moore. On October ...

HAZEL MAY

Hazel I. May, 80, of Barnesville, died Saturday. A private service at the convenience of the family. Arrangements entrusted to Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home.

HELEN DOLEZAL

Helen J. Dolezal, devoted daughter of Bernard and Caroline Sonego, went home to the Lord on July 18, 2017. Born in Dillonvale, Ohio November 7, 1920, Helen was preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Edward “Duke” Dolezal and by her beloved sisters, Lena Sonego and ...