Obituaries

LESLIE DOUGLAS

Leslie Argyl “Les” Douglas, 86, of Martins Ferry, OH, passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017. Les was born in Martins Ferry, OH on February 18, 1931, the son of the late Jess and Helen (Ward) Douglas. He was a retired teacher and guidance counselor at Martins Ferry High School. Leslie ...

LORI POLIVKA

Lori Banco Polivka, 56, of Shadyside, OH died unexpectedly, November 9, 2017, at her home. Lori was born December 31, 1960, in Bellaire, OH a daughter of the late John W. and Lucille Willison Banco Sr. She was a member of the Old Wegee United Methodist Church. Lori was a loving mother ...

MARIE DOBRANETSKI

Mrs. Marie Conaway (Schumacher) Dobranetski, 90, formerly of Rayland, Ohio, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017. Mrs. Dobranetski was born on October 04, 1926, in Wellsburg, WV, a daughter to the late Paul L. and Mary Conaway. Mrs. Dobranetski served as a nurse at Wheeling Hospital and ...

SCOTT PITTMAN

Scott Pittman, 52, of Jerusalem, died Saturday, November 11 in Barnesville Hospital. Visitation Tuesday 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Harper Funeral Home, Beallsville, where services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. Burial follows in Beallsville Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at ...

FRANCES PITTMAN

Frances Pittman, 76, of Beallsville, died Saturday, November 11 in the Monroe County Care Center, Woodsfield. There will be no visitation. Private inurnment will be held at the convenience of the family. Condolences may be offered at www.harperfh.net.

TIMOTHY DOUGLASS

Timothy S. Douglass, 70, of Bellaire, OH, formerly of St. Clairsville, OH died Saturday, November 4, 2017 at Country Club Retirement Campus. He was born July 5, 1947 in Wheeling, WV a son of the late H. Thomas and Jean Nichols Douglass. Tim retired from the former Tom Douglass Real Estate ...

BARB MARLIN

Barb “Nanny” Marlin, 65, of Bellaire, Ohio died Saturday, November 11, 2017. No visitation. Arrangements by Grisell Funeral Home, 400-33rd St., Bellaire, OH.

WILLIAM PAHL

William C. Pahl, 89, of Bridgeport, OH, died Nov. 9, 2017, in Columbus, OH. He was born Aug. 13, 1928, in Brooklyn, NY, a son of the late Caston C. and Mabel (Boston) Pahl. He retired after 36 years at Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel General Offices as an internal auditor. William was an avid ...

TIM MEIGHEN

Tim C. Meighen, 70, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at Ohio State University Hospital East. He was born October 5, 1947 in Waynesboro, VA, a son of the late Clayton F. and Vivian (McCracken) Meighen. He was a graduate of Union High School in Benwood, WV. He was a ...

WALTER HAWK

Walter T. “Tom” Hawk, 75, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at his home after a courageous battle with prostate cancer. He was born Jan. 7, 1942, in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late Walter James and Mary Margaret (Norton) Hawk. He was retired from the Fairmont Supply ...

LOUISE CARROLL

Louise D Carroll, 93, passed into eternity on Monday, November 6, 2017. Louise was born February 12, 1924, the 5th of 9 children of John and Louise (Ebbert) Carroll in St. Clairsville, Ohio. Louise was a graduate of Wheeling Hospital School of Nursing, received her Bachelors ...

JAMES RADER

James P. Rader, Sr., 68, of St. Clairsville, OH, died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at Wheeling Hospital. He was born May 1, 1949, in Glen Dale, WV, a son of the late John E. and Beuna Muldrew Rader, Sr. James was a former employee of the former Marx Toy Factory and was a Christian by ...

PATRICK DAVIS

Patrick Joseph Davis, 57, of St. Clairsville, OH, died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at OSU Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, OH. He was born Feb. 22, 1960, in Charleston, WV, a son of Nancy C. Day Davis of St. Clairsville and the late William M. Davis. Pat had a heart for serving others, ...

ANNABELLE SUDVARY

Annabelle Sudvary, 88, of Rayland, OH, died November 8, 2017 at Liza’s Place. She was born April 25, 2017, in Rush Run, a daughter of the late Paul and Della (Fithen) Ogden. She was a Protestant by faith and was a member of the Rayland VFD Women’s Auxiliary. In addition to her ...

TIM MEIGHEN

Tim C. Meighen, 70, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at Ohio State University Hospital East. He was born October 5, 1947 in Waynesboro, VA, a son of the late Clayton F. and Vivian (McCracken) Meighen. He was a graduate of Union High School in Benwood, WV. He was a ...

HARLEI PARKER

Harlei E. Parker, 20, of Bellaire, Ohio, went on to a bigger adventure on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 with her great- grandmother, Ellen Conroy. She was born April 26, 1997 in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter of Rickie and Angelique Maxian Parker. Harlei was an AVID Cincinnati Bengals fan, a ...

WALTER HAWK

Walter T. “Tom” Hawk, 75, of Martins Ferry, Ohio died Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at his home, after a courageous battle with prostate cancer. He was born January 7, 1942 in Wheeling, W.Va., a son of the late Walter James and Mary Margaret (Norton) Hawk. He was retired from the Fairmont ...

LOUISE CARROLL

Louise D. Carroll, 93, passed into eternity on Monday, November 6, 2017. Louise was born February 12, 1924, the 5th of 9 children of John and Louise (Ebbert) Carroll in St. Clairsville, Ohio. Louise was a graduate of Wheeling Hospital School of Nursing, received her Bachelors ...

EDWARD SLAVIK

Edward Slavik, 95, died Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at Forest Hills Nursing Home in St. Clairsville, Ohio. He was born May 11, 1922 in Blaine, Ohio, the first of four children to Emil and Suzanna Hutira Slavik. Ed lived most of his life in Blaine and moved to St. Clairsville in 2008. He ...

GARY FOWLER

Gary Allen Fowler Sr. passed away Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at home. Born in Charleston, W.Va., he was the son of the late Thomas and Winifred (Bushnell) Fowler. Gary was retired from Conn’s Potato Chip Co., where he was driver and sales rep. and was a US Army Veteran who served in the ...