Obituaries

CASH BROWN

Cash Lucchese Brown died Aug., 28, 2017, after being born June 20, 2017, at 2:27 a.m. He was 19 and 3/4 inches long and weighed six pounds, 9 ounces. In two months and one week, Lucchese traveled to five different states and worked in three. He visited welding supply stores and a tattoo ...

FLOYD BEALL

Floyd Russell Dillon Beall, 25, of Steubenville, OH, formally of Columbus, passed away August 26, 2017. Schuetz Funeral Home is assisting the family.

MARGARET SPRADLING

Margaret “Peggy”, “Pud” K. Spradling, 86, of Bellaire, Ohio, died Tuesday, August 29, 2017, in the East Ohio Regional Hospital in Martins Ferry, Ohio. She was born January 22, 1931 in Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Thomas and Esther Roth. Peggy was a member of the Bellaire ...

ALEX TUNNING

Alex Tunning, 62 of Bellaire, died Tuesday. Visitation 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. services Saturday, First Presbyterian Church, Martins Ferry. Grisell Funeral Home.

CHALMER HINDS

Chalmer “Butch” Hinds, 72, of Bellaire, OH, died Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. Visitation Friday, 11 a.m. until services at 1 p.m., Grisell Funeral Home, Bellaire.

Together Again LILA VITTER

Lila J. Vitter, 91, of Dillonvale, OH, died August 29, 2017 at Wheeling Hospital. She was born October 31, 1925, a daughter of the late Floyd and Zelia (DeNoose) Orsillo Sr. She was a member of Dillonvale Presbyterian Church, Order of the Eastern Star, and LaBelle Chapter 414. In ...

JAMES KROB

James E. Krob, 58, of New Richmond, Ohio, formerly of Lansing, Ohio, died August 17, 2017 at his home. Jim was born June 9, 1959 in Wheeling WV, the son of James J. and Helen Bauman Krob, residents of Lansing, Ohio, who survive him. He was a 1977 graduate of Bridgeport High School and a ...

WALTER ORNOUSKI

Walter Frank Ornouski, 65, of Beallsville, OH, died Saturday, August 26, 2017, at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, WV. He was born June 25, 1952 in Martins Ferry, OH a son of the late Bolick and Leona Mellott Ornouski, Sr. Walter was a retired manager of the automotive department of ...

EVA PIERPOINT

Eva P. Pierpoint entered into an eternal life at Park Health Care Center on Saturday, August 26, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Harmon and Hattie McKinney of Wilbur, WV Eva graduated valedictorian of her senior class of Tyler County High School, she was a homemaker. She was a ...

MARTHA PERKINS

Martha F. Perkins, 92, of Barnesville, died Sunday evening at Astoria Place in Barnesville. She was born in Somerton, Ohio on March 27, 1925, to the late Earl H. and Edna Reed Dallas. After graduating from Barnesville High School, Martha married Clarence Perkins and they made their home and ...

LOUIS TOLONESE Louis M. “Lou” Tolonese, 87, of Martins Ferry, OH died Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Aspinwall VA Medical Center, Aspinwall, PA. He was born October 28, 1929 in Yorkville, OH, a son of the late Ralph and Lucy (Ziralle) Tolonese. He was retired from the Yorkville Plant of ...

SANDRA DAVIS

Sandra Davis, 73, of Shadyside, Ohio died Sunday, August 27, 2017 at her home. She was born March 15, 1944, a daughter of the late George and Helen (Heath) Williams in Shadyside, Ohio. Sandra worked for Wheeling Housing Authority for over 25 years as an accountant. Sandra liked reading and ...

JOHN RAY

John Louis Ray, 78, of Jeanette Ave., Martins Ferry, OH passed away Monday, August 28, 2017. John was born in Martins Ferry, OH on March 6, 1939, a son of the late Douglas and Mary Louise Ray. He served in the U.S. Army. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, ...

BRIAN ELLIS

Brian K. Ellis, 60, Woodsfield, OH died August 27, 2017. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, service 11 a.m. Thursday, Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield,

GLENN PHILLIPS

Glenn W. Phillips, 67, of Bellaire, Ohio, died August 26, 2017. Glenn will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his family and friends. Honoring Glenn’s wishes, there will be no visitation and a private service and interment will be held at a later date, at the convenience of his ...

GRACE RUCKER

Grace M. Rucker, 96, of Beallsville, Ohio, died Sunday, August 27, 2017 in the Arbors at Woodsfield. She was born February 6, 1921 near Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Todd and Anna Schnegg Hendershot. Grace was a member of the Beallsville Church of Christ. In addition to her ...

HELEN FEKETE

Helen Elizabeth Fkete, 95, of Colerain Pike, Martins Ferry, OH, passed away Friday, August 25th, 2017 at her home surrounded by family. She was born in Bellaire, OH on September 3, 1921, a daughter of the late Joseph Hutch and Bertha M. (Yahn) Behres. She was a member of St. Mary’s ...

ROBERTA WALKER

Roberta M. “Bertie” Walker, 80, of Shadyside, Ohio formerly of Bellaire, Ohio, died Saturday, August 26, 2017 at the Shadyside Care Center. She was born July 25, 1937 in Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Robert and Ruth Woods Wilkes. Bertie was a retired employee of the Bellaire ...

JEAN STONAGE

Jean (Nagy) Stonage, 77, of Monessen, PA, formerly of Lansing, OH, passed Saturday August 26, 2017, at Wheeling Hospital. She was born in Lansing, OH on December 16, 1939, a daughter of the late Louis and Eloise Nagy. Jean was a retired employee of Peterson Hospital. In addition to her ...

JOSEPH TOKOUZESKI

Joseph J. Tokouzeski, 59, of Wolfhurst died Aug. 18, 2017, at home. He was born Oct. 24, 1957, in Martins Ferry, OH, a son of the late Joseph J. and Stella M. (Zemba) Tokouzeski. He was a truck driver for Maroon Enterprises and was Catholic by faith. He was member of the Lansing ...