Obituaries

DONALD McPHERSON

Donald Lee “Poopy” McPherson, 8,1 of Cash Ridge Road, Shadyside, OH, died Thursday, June 28, 2018. He was born Aug. 21, 1936, in McMechen, WV, a son of the late Donald Alexander McPherson and Frances Willard Goodwin McPherson. Don was a retired welder from Ohio Ferro Alloy and Mull ...

ELIZABETH THOMAS

Elizabeth Thomas, 92, of Bellaire, OH, died Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at home surrounded by loved ones. She was born Jan. 31, 1926, a daughter of the late Leroy and Lillian (Hockenberry) Marling in Bellaire, OH. Elizabeth was a bundler for Bobby Brooks and worked for Stone and Thomas ...

BETTY CIPOLETTI

Betty Cipoletti, 94, of Beech Bottom, WV, died Sunday. Private viewing at Chambers Funeral Home, Wellsburg, WV.

MARTHA FERRI

Martha Ellen Ferri, 85, of Georgetown, OH, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, OH. She was born March 30, 1933, at Cadiz, OH, a daughter of the late Monroe and Mildred Adams Blake. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her ...

JEAN GOSNELL

Jean A. Gosnell, 92, of St. Clairsville, OH, formerly of Shaler Twp., died June 27, 2018. She was the wife of the late Albert N.; mother of Ronald A. (JoAleen) Gosnell (Lyons, CO) and Linda Koledin (St. Clairsville, OH); sister of Betty Jones (McCandless, PA) and the late Henry Zillweger; ...

SARAH EDDY

Sarah L. “Sally” Eddy of Marcola, OR, passed away June 22, 2018, surrounded by her daughter, Terri, and her longtime partner, Kay. Sally was born May 6, 1939, in Martins Ferry, OH, to Harris and Della Octavia Schrader. She graduated from Bridgeport High School in 1957. She had a ...

ALBERT CALOVINI

Albert A. Calovini, 93, of St. Clairsville died June 4, 2018. Visitation at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wolfhurst, Saturday from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. mass.

MARTHA FERRI

Martha Ferri, 85, of Georgetown (Cadiz), OH, died Wednesday. Arrangements pending with Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz.

VIOLA CRAFT

Viola Craft, 81, of Barnesville, OH, died Tuesday. Visitation, 10 a.m. Friday until 11 a.m. service, Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, Barnesville.

LILLIAN NOICE-GRIFFIN

Lillian F. Noice-Griffin, 95, of Bellaire, OH, died Monday, June 25, 2018, at the Shadyside Care Center. She was born May 13, 1923, in Bellaire, a daughter of the late William and Lula Houchins Foster. Lillian was a retired school teacher for Bellaire Schools and the St. Clairsville-Richland ...

CHARLES PROBST

Charles R. Probst, Sr., “Charlie,” 81, of Martins Ferry, OH, passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, June 25, 2018 - he and Shirley’s 63rd wedding anniversary. Charlie was born Oct. 15, 1936, in Wheeling, WV, the second son of the late Lawrence and Laura ...

EARL ANDERSON

Earl Anderson, 80, Lewisville, OH, died June 25, 2018. Visitation, 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Friday. Service, 11 a.m. Saturday, Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield, OH.

JANE WILDMAN

Jane A. Wildman, 71, of Martins Ferry, OH passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at her home with her loving husband, Terry, by her side. They would of celebrated 52 years of marriage July 16, 2018. She was born October 10, 1946 in Bellaire, OH, the daughter of the late Albert and Emma Jane (Long) ...

JAMES BROWN

James R. Brown, 82, of Powhatan Point, OH, died June 25, 2018, at Liza’s Place Wheeling, WV. Jim was born March 16, 1936, in Martins Ferry, OH, a son of the late Fred and Rucilla Park Brown. He was retired from Ohio Ferro-Alloys Corporation, Clarington, OH, and York Township. He was a ...

WILLIAM DAVIS

William E. Davis, 79, of Rayland, OH, died, Monday, June 25, 2018, at his home. Bill was born April 13, 1939, in Joseph Mills, WV, to the late William and Tillie (Dawson) Davis. In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and William Davis, Jr.; and two ...

JOSEPH PARTELI

Joseph E. Parteli, 82, of Rayland, OH, passed away Monday, June 25, 2018, in the Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, WV. Family and friends will be received at St. Adalbert Catholic Church on Friday, June 29, 2018, from 9:30 a.m. til the time of his funeral liturgy with mass at 10:30 a.m. Msgr. ...

JOSEPH ERDOS

Joseph “Lanny” Erdos, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, 78, of New Athens, Ohio, died Monday, June 25, 2018 at Ohio Valley Medical Center in Wheeling, WV. He was born February 28, 1940 in Wheeling, WV, first-born son of the late Joseph and Yolanda “Tillie” Hopkins ...

VAUGHN LONG

Vaughn Long, 53, of Beallsville, Ohio died Sunday, June 24, 2018 in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV. Visitation Friday from 6 p.m. until the time of a Memorial Service at 8 p.m. at the Harper Funeral Home, Beallsville. Contributions to help with expenses may be sent care of Harper ...

JOHN BLATNIK

John Joseph Blatnik, 60, of Bridgeport passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Liza’s Place. He was born in Wheeling on Monday, Nov. 4, 1957, a son of the late Joseph and Marline (Malone) Blatnik. John was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. In the 1970’s through the 1990s he was a ...

AUDREY SECRETO

Audrey M. Secreto, 78 of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at her home. She was born March 7, 1940 in Brooklyn, New York, a daughter of the late Felix and Rosa Huber Arndt. Audrey was a retired Professor of Culinary Arts for the West Virginia Northern Community College in ...