Obituaries

NANCY JOHNSON

Nancy J. Johnson, 78 of Martins Ferry, formerly of Flushing died Friday, June 7, 2019 at Liza’s Place in Wheeling, West Virginia. She was born April 16, 1941 in Holloway, Ohio a daughter of the late Clarence and Betty White Conter. She was preceded in death in addition to her parents; by ...

HENRY GALLAGHER

Henry O’Neil Gallagher, 96, of Barnesville, OH, died peacefully at his home on June 6, 2019. A devoted husband and father, Henry is survived by his cherished wife of 61 years, Georgia McCort Gallagher; his children, Linda (Armond) Olsen of Plainville, MA, Patricia (Alan) Logan of ...

JOYCE VOIGHT

Joyce Voight, 69, of Bellaire, OH, died Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Wheeling Hospital. She was born February 15, 1950, in Bellaire, a daughter of the late George and Elizabeth Redpath, Sr. Joyce was a retired clerk for the Belmont County Auditor’s Office and a member of Holy Trinity ...

EDWINA DEARTH

Edwina M. (Anderson) Dearth, 51, of Wheeling, WV, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at her home. She was born March 21, 1968, in Fayetteville, NC, a daughter of Karen (Tom) Kidney of Bridgeport, OH, and Edwin L. (Beth) Anderson of Columbus, OH. She was an employee of the Seeing Hands Society, ...

BRUCE BAKER

Bruce Alan Baker, 66, of Glencoe, OH, died June 7, 2019, at his home. He was born December 7, 1952 in Bellaire, OH, a son of Mary Lou Day Baker and the late Clarence Guy “Bud” Baker Jr. Bruce was a retired coal miner from Ohio Valley Coal # 6 Mine. He enjoyed fishing and ...

RAYMOND LITMAN

Raymond L. Litman, 75, of Clarington, died Thursday. Private services. Grisell Funeral Home, Clarington.

HENRY GALLAGHER

Henry O’Neil Gallagher, 96, of Barnesville, OH, passed away, June 6, 2019. Arrangements are pending with Patron Funeral Homes & Crematory, Kelly Kemp Braido, Barnesville.

SHELDON DALLAS

Sheldon Scott Dallas, 60, of Dillonvale, OH, died June 4, 2019 at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh. He was born January 7, 1959, in Albany, NY, a son of the late Fred Kurtz and Phyllis (Vaillancourt) Kurtz. Sheldon was a member of St. Adalbert’s Catholic Church, was a former employee of ...

JOHN TETLEY

John Marshall Tetley, 52, of Maynard, Ohio, died June 2, 2019 in Maynard. He was born April 15, 1967 in Bellaire, Ohio, son of Lola Norman Tetley Olinski and the late John Tetley. John was an office manager for the Belmont County Engineers and former employee of Borden Office Equipment. He ...

GLADYS HAGER

Gladys Hager, 90, Barnesville died Wednesday. Visitation, Sunday, 3 p.m., until service at 7 p.m., at the Campbell- Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, Barnesville.

KATHLEEN SMITH

Kathleen M. “Kathy” Smith, 76, of Bellaire, OH died Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Liza’s Place of Valley Hospice, Wheeling, WV. She was born September 12, 1942 in Bellaire, a daughter of the late Janaro “Gene” and Angelina Papola Pallisco. Kathy was a retired secretary of the Belmont ...

BRENDA STALDER

Brenda Stalder, 65, of Beallsville, passed from this earth on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, while a patient in OVMC, Wheeling. Visitation Thursday 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Beallsville Church of Christ, where funeral services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. Interment follows in Beallsville Cemetery. ...

JOHN BENEDETTA

John W. Benedetta, 64, of Shadyside, Ohio, died Monday, June 3, 2019, in the Continuing Healthcare of Shadyside in Shadyside, Ohio. He was born October 3, 1954, in Bellaire, Ohio, son of the late Gene J. and Elizabeth “Betty” Benedetta. John was a retired manager of the Verdes Tropicana ...

JAY HERRLEIN JR.

Jay C. Herrlein Jr., 59, of Bethesda, Ohio died June 3, 2019 in OSU Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio. He was born March 4, 1960 in Wheeling, WV, a son of Jay C. Herrlein Sr. and Sandra Burns Herrlein Dierkes. Jay was a pharmacist having worked most recently for Colquitt Regional ...

FRANCIS STARR

Francis D. Starr, 83, of Barnesville, Ohio, passed away on Monday, June 3, 2019, at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He was born on Nov. 4, 1935, in Barnesville, Ohio to the late Jacob and Mary Irene (Pekari) Starr. Francis was a retired Supervisor from Watt Car & Wheel in ...

EDWARD ANTILL, SR.

Edward D. Antill, Sr., 79, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Monday, June 3, 2019, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry. He was born Oct. 26, 1939, in Martins Ferry, a son of the late William N. and Helen (Franczak) Antill. He was retired from the Coke Plant of Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel ...

JAMES MARLING

James Michael “Bibby” Marling, 61, of Bellaire, died June 3, 2019, in Cleveland Clinic. He was born in Bellaire, Ohio, on Nov. 1, 1957, son of James F. Marling and Rose M. Culleton Marling Grammar. Bibby was a coal miner for Ohio County Coal Company and a Beekeeper. He was preceded in ...

VIOLET BINNI

Violet “Luba” Binni, 93, of Powhatan Point, Ohio, died Monday, June 3, 2019, at Continuing Healthcare of Shadyside, in Shadyside, Ohio. She was born May 10, 1926, a daughter of the late Charles and Mary (Popicg) Vucelich in Powhatan Point, Ohio. Luba was a Catholic by faith and member of ...

KIRSTIN WALLACE

Kirstin Rae Fodor Wallace, 45, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died June 3, 2019, in Wheeling Hospital. She was born Aug. 1, 1973, in Wheeling, WV, daughter of Barry J. Fodor and Kathi Jacobs Fodor. Kirstin was a sixth grade science teacher at St. Clairsville Middle School and former teacher at ...

MARGARET HVIZDZAK

Margaret Mary Hvizdzak, 67, of Powhatan Point, Ohio, died Sunday, June 2, 2019, at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV. She was born April 23, 1952 in Dublin, Ireland, a daughter of the late Patrick and Margaret Cunnins Owens. She was a homemaker and Catholic by faith. In addition to her ...