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Obituaries

MICHAEL OLINSKI

Michael Olinski, 70, of Martins Ferry, OH, died, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at Wheeling Hospital. Arrangements are entrusted with Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, OH.

HELEN PIETRO

Helen Pietro, 99, of Dillonvale, OH passed away May 17, 2020 at Sienna Hills Nursing Home. She was born February 6, 1921, in Herrick, OH, a daughter of the late Alex and Susie (Toth) Poch. She was a member of the Dillonvale Presbyterian Church, Dillonvale Senior Center, Dillonvale ...

NEDRA FARRELL

Nedra Ellen Farrell, age 69 of Bellaire died Saturday. Private services and interment by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Grisell Funeral Home, Bellaire.

ALICE MORGAN

Alice Morgan, 79, of Hopedale, died Sunday. A memorial service will be held at a later date at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, OH.

ETHEL FRIEND

Ethel Frances Friend, 85, of Cadiz, Ohio, passed away at home on May 17, 2020. She was born in Keyser, WV, on June 10, 1934, a daughter of the late Eslie Francis and Ethel Hudson Lambert. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Ray Friend, two sisters: Earlene, ...

ELLA JUNE CHURCH

Ella June Church, 92, of St. Clairsville, Ohio died May 17, 2020 in Liza’s Place, Wheeling, West Virginia. She was born June 5, 1927 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, daughter of the late Joseph Albert Harris and Lillian Frances Boring Harris. Ella June was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. ...

ALBERT BRUBACH

Albert A. “Tony” Brubach, 86, of Lansing died peacefully Friday, May 15, surrounded by his loving family. A son of the late Albert and Beulah (Ankrom) Brubach, he was born May 19, 1934 in Martins Ferry. He was retired from the Glazers Union 751, and American Plate Glass Wheeling. He was a ...

JOHN HARDESTY

John R. Hardesty, 89, of Beulah, Colorado passed away peacefully at home May 5, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, J. Paul & Ruth Hardesty and his brothers, David & Robert Hardesty. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Nancy Hardesty; children, Sheryl Porter, J. Michael ...

HELEN WEEKLY

Helen L. Weekly, 90, of Barnesville, OH formerly of Bridgeport, OH died Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at Emerald Point Nursing Home, Barnesville, OH. She was born September 2, 1929 in Clarksburg, WV a daughter of the late James and Martha O’Neil Rogers. Helen was a homemaker and a Protestant by ...

RANDALL RAGER

Randall Lee “Cheezer” Rager, 52, of Mingo Jct., OH passed on May 14, 2020 at home. Viewing May 20 from 4-8 p.m. at Schuetz Funeral Home with services at 5:30 p.m. Donations are welcomed.

RONALD KINNEY

Ronald W. “Ronnie” Kinney, 74, Woodsfield, OH died, May 15, 2020. Graveside service 3 p.m. Wednesday, Antioch Cemetery, Antioch. Watters Funeral Home.

ROBERT MYERS

Robert Ray “Ra Ra” Myers Sr., of St. Clairsville, formerly of Woodsfield, died May 14, 2020 in Wheeling Hospital. He was born August 14, 1936 in Bridgeport, Ohio, a son of the late Lawrence S. Myers and Frankie Alice Fisher Myers. Robert was a retired millwright from Ormet Corporation ...

ALLEN ROBERTS

Allen Merl Roberts, 89, of Martins Ferry, OH, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020. Allen was born in Martins Ferry on October 10, 1930, a son of the late Pierre Joseph and Thelma (Maag) Roberts. He was a retired photo engraver at Wheeling Newspaper, Wheeling, WV, for 47 years. Allen served ...

KATRINA DUNAWAY

April 29, 1947 – May 14, 2020. Katrina Eileen Slack Dunaway peacefully passed away May 14, 2020 after a long, hard fought battle with cancer. Katrina worked in the field of nursing for over 44 years and had a passion for caring for others. Katrina was the daughter of Eileen Taylor Slack ...

DONNA MAHONEY

Donna Marlene Mahoney, 85, Woodsfield, OH died, May 14, 2020. Graveside service 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oaklawn Cemetery, Woodsfield, Watters Funeral Home.

SHIRLEY PALMER

Shirley Mae Palmer, 81, of Jacobsburg, Ohio died May 15, 2020 in Rolling Hills Care Center, Bridgeport, Ohio. She was born November 23, 1938 at Pipe Creek, Ohio, daughter of the late Lawrence and Leota Doty Brown. Shirley was a loving mother and grandmother and was a Methodist. In ...

HELEN DYE

Helen C. Dye, 89, of Bellaire, Ohio died Friday, May 15, 2020 at Valley Hospice South’s Liza’s Place. She was born March 18, 1931 in Bellaire, Ohio daughter of the late George Jacob and Elizabeth Bloch Duke. Helen was the former housekeeper for St. John’s Catholic Church, a member of ...

DARLENE SHOPE

Darlene H. (Miller) Shope, 81, of St. Clairsville, OH, formerly of Altoona, PA, died Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV. She was born December 10, 1938 in Altoona a daughter of the late George W. and Dorothy P. (Shope) Miller. In addition to her parents she was preceded ...

INA MAE KUHN

Ina Mae (Post) Kuhn, 80, passed away May 15, 2020. She is survived by daughters Khelli (Rick) Debeni and Misty (Dave) Smith and her grandchildren Joshua (Kevin) Debeni and Sydney Smith. There will be no services or visitation. Schuetz Funeral Home is assisting the family.

RONALD BERLETCH

Ronald Allen Berletch, 77, of St. Clairsville, Ohio died May 14, 2020 at his home. He was born June 18, 1942 in Wheeling, WV, son of the late Matthew and Margaret Vallenbois Berletch. Ron was a retired self-employed truck driver and served his country in the U.S. Navy. He was a loving ...