Obituaries

TERRY HOWARD

Terry Howard, Sr., 72, of North Baltimore and formerly of Findlay, passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at his residence. He was born on September 11, 1946, in Martins Ferry, OH to the late Donald and Betty (Ferrel) Howard. He married Janet Puskas of Findlay on November 16, 1968, ...

HILDEGARD HEDGES

Hildegard R. Hedges, age 81, departed this life November 29 surrounded by family. Survived by daughter, Diane Hedges; and son, William (Katherine) Hedges; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by mother, Laurathea Ahrens; husband, Donald Hedges; and daughter, ...

HARRIET HURD

Harriet Elizabeth Hurd, 93 of Bellaire, Ohio died Wednesday November 28, 2018 at Shadyside Care Center. She was born January 17, 1925 in McMechen, WV and a daughter of the late Victor and Freda (Blake) Williams. Harriet was a homemaker and a Christian by faith. She was a good cook and made ...

MARY JEAN SHARKEY

Mary Jean Sharkey, 84, formerly of St. Clairsville, Ohio died November 27, 2018 in Glenwood Care Center, Dublin, Ohio. She was born May 3, 1934 in St. Clairsville, daughter of the late Thomas and Helen Filicky Gabel. Jean was retired from Riesbeck’s Food Market in St. Clairsville. She ...

SHIRLEY COLVIN

Shirley Ann (Gwennap) Colvin, 83, of Colerain, OH passed away November 27, 2018 at her home. She was born October 26, 1935, in Wheeling, WV, a daughter of Charles J. and Hilda M. (Yates) Gwennap. In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded by her husband, Robert E. Colvin in 1992, ...

EMMA DULESKY

Emma Dulesky 84, of Dillonvale died Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Wheeling Hospital. She was born March 21, 1934, a daughter of the late Michael and Theresa (Galchek) Hoyo. She was retired from the former Steel Valley Bank, a member of St. Adalbert Catholic Church Dillonvale, and the ...

JOHN STOUTT

John Strott, 80, passed away November 25, 2018. Born in Bellaire, he grew up in Shadyside, OH. He had lived in Tallmadge since 1964. John retired from Goodyear / Lockheed Martin with 38 years of service. He was a 1955 graduate of Shadyside High School and a 1959 graduate of ...

MARY JEAN SHARKEY

Mary Jean Sharkey, 84, formerly of St. Clairsville, died Nov. 27. Visitation will be Saturday 11 a.m. until time of memorial service at noon at Toothman Funeral Home in St. Clairsville.

PHYLLIS BURKLE

Phyllis Jean (Ruckman) Burkle, 92, of Wheeling, WV, formerly of Martins Ferry, OH, died Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Peterson Rehabilitation Center, Wheeling, WV. She was born June 13, 1926 in Martins Ferry, a daughter of the late William Edward and Nora (Brown) Ruckman. Jean was ...

PHYLLIS BURKLE

Phyllis Jean (Ruckman) Burkle, 92, of Wheeling, WV, formerly of Martins Ferry, OH, died Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Peterson Rehabilitation Center, Wheeling, WV. She was born June 13, 1926 in Martins Ferry, a daughter of the late William Edward and Nora (Brown) Ruckman. Jean was ...

ROBERT MITCHELL

Robert “Bobby” W. Mitchell, passed away November 26, 2018. He will be forever treasured by his wife, Alice, his daughters, step-children, sisters, and grandchildren. Funeral will be held Saturday, December 1st at 11:30 a.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church, 105 12th St., Wheeling WV. The ...

ELIZABETH WODUSKY

Elizabeth “Renee” Wodusky, 51, of Wheeling, WV, died November 8, 2018. Visitation, Warwood UMC Saturday, Dec. 1, at 11 a.m. until service at noon. Schuetz Funeral Home is assisting the family.

LLOYD HENTHORN

Lloyd Henthorn, 95, of Sardis, Ohio, passed away Wednesday. Calling hours 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, service 1 p.m. Saturday at the Bauer-Turner Funeral Home Woodsfield, OH.

THOMAS CALINGER

Thomas F. Calinger, 82, of Shadyside, OH, died November 26, 2018, at Wheeling Hospital. Tom was Born July 28, 1936, in Bellaire, OH, a son of the late Thomas and Mary (Blicha) Calinger. Tom was retired from the Ormet Corporation, He was the former owner of the Roosevelt Bar in Dilles ...

GLENN LUDWIG

Glenn J. Ludwig, 58, Woodsfield, Ohio, died November 26, 2018. Visitation Friday 4 until 7 p.m. service at Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield, OH.

BETTE OBLAK

Bette Mae Oblak, formerly of Dillonvale, OH, passed to be with the love of her life, her husband of 65 years Thomas R. Oblak, on Friday, November 23, 2018 at her home in Morgantown, West Virginia. She was surrounded the past several weeks by her loving and devoted family who will miss ...

BONNIE FINNEY

Bonnie J. (Meigh) Finney, 74, of Martins Ferry, OH died Sunday, November 25, 2018 in Martins Ferry. She was born March 4, 1944 a daughter of the late Percy and Harriet (Coss) Meigh. Bonnie loved and cherished her children and grandchildren and was an avid cat lover. In addition to her ...

CHARLES KING JR.

Charles “Bill” Lee King, Jr., 74, of Jacobsburg, formerly of Orrville, passed away November 23, 2018 at Wheeling Medical Park Hospital in Wheeling, WV. He was born on November 21, 1944, in Orrville the son of Charles L. and Betty (Hasbrook) King Sr. He was a 1962 graduate of Orrville ...

JAMES LEWIS BROOKS

A funeral service for James Lewis Brooks, 83, of Newark, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Eva Marie Wolfe officiating. Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday prior to the service at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. ...

JOANN HEATHERINGTON

JoAnn A. Heatherington, 77, of Martins Ferry, Ohio died November 24, 2018, at her home. JoAnn was born April 1, 1941, in Belmont County a daughter of the late Harry and Josephine Kovar Otto. She was a nurses aide at the former Heartland- Lansing Nursing Home and a Protestant by ...