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Obituaries

MARIAN PASTRE

Marian Pastre, 90, of Piney Fork, Ohio, passed away September 17, 2020 surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. She was born November 19, 1929, to the late Vincent “Jumbo” and Emma (Sebenello) Colaianni. Marian was preceded in death by her late beloved ...

PATRICIA SIMERAL

Patricia Jean (Yocum) Simeral, of Grove City, Ohio, formerly of Richmond, Ohio, entered the Kingdom of Heaven while surrounded by her loving family after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was 68 years old. She is survived by her husband of over 48 wonderful years of marriage, Ken; ...

GARY AULT

Gary E. Ault, 68, of Fresno, Ohio, formerly of Belmont, died suddenly Thursday, September 17, 2020. Born July 10, 1952 at his family home in Piedmont, Ohio, he was the son of the late James Elmer Ault and Ethel Luvina (Monahan) Ault. Gary embodied love and brought such warmth to the world. A ...

H. SOMMER TRUAX

Harry Sommer Truax, 93, of St. Clairsville, Ohio died Friday, September 18, 2020 in Wheeling Hospital. He was born October 29, 1926 in Martins Ferry, Ohio, a son of the late Harry and Louise Sommer Truax. Sommer was the owner and operator of Quick Stop Foods in Wintersville and former ...

LUCY WNEK

Lucy Wnek, 97, of Tiltonsville, OH, died, Thursday, September 17, 2020, at Forest Hills Nursing Home, in St. Clairsville, OH. Arrangements pending with Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, OH

BONNIE LACROSS

Bonnie LaCross, 56, of Cadiz, died Sunday. Memorial visitation Sunday 6 to memorial service at 8 at Clark-Kirkland-Barr.

ROBERT HYRE

Robert Daniel Hyre, 78, of Piedmont died Wed. Visitation Friday 1-3 & 7-9 at Clark-Kirkland-Barr where service is Saturday at 11.

GARY AULT

Gary Ault, 68, of Fresno, Ohio, passed away September 17, 2020. Arrangements are pending with Patron Funeral Homes & Crematory Kelly Kemp Braido, Bethesda.

CATHI DARRAH

Cathi Ellen (Stottlemyer) Darrah of Powhatan Point, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 14, 2020, after a courageous battle against breast cancer. Cathi was born February 5, 1957, in Bellaire, OH. She was the daughter of the late Pauline (Richardson) and Clyde Stottlemyer. ...

CHARLES SCHILLING

Charles (Edward) Schilling, age 89, of Clarington, Ohio passed away Wednesday. Calling Hours 4-8 p.m. Friday, Funeral Service 11 a.m. Saturday at the Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield, Ohio. www. bauerturner.com

JUDITH FOWLER

Judith H. Fowler, 81, of Yorkville, OH, passed away September 16, 2020. She was born on August 7, 1939, in Tiltonsville, OH, to the late Kenneth and Helen (Sisco) Roush. Judy was a graduate of The Ohio Valley School of Nursing. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her ...

JAMES RITTER

James (Jim) Ritter of Rolling Hills, California passed away peacefully with his family at his side on September 8, 2020, his 75th birthday. Jim was born and raised in Martins Ferry. He was the son of James and Mary (Calder) Ritter, now deceased. He attended St. Mary’s and St. John’s. ...

ELLA SAXTON

Ella Jane Saxton, 81, of Rayland, OH, died, September 15, 2020, at her home. She was born on May 6, 1939, in Rush Run, OH, to the late Neil and Pearl (Fithen) Pflugh. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Saxton, her son, Charles “Chuckie” Saxton; ...

JUDITH FOWLER

Judith H. Fowler, 76, of Yorkville, OH, died, September 16, 2020, at Belmont Manor, in St. Clairsville, OH. Arrangements with the Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, OH.

CATHI DARRAH

Cathi Ellen (Stottlemyer) Darrah of Powhatan Point, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 14, 2020, after a courageous battle against breast cancer. Cathi was born February 5, 1957, in Bellaire, OH. She was the daughter of the late Pauline (Richardson) and Clyde Stottlemyer. ...

JUDY M. GRAHAM

Judy Myrea Graham, 60, of Powhatan Point, died September 13, 2020 in Wheeling Hospital. She was born June 7, 1960 in Glen Dale, West Virginia, daughter of the late Harold P. and Mildred Quigley Richmond. Judy was a former employee of Riesbeck’s in Shadyside. She enjoyed crafts and ...

TODD GREENE

Todd A. Greene, 55, of Rayland, OH, passed away Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020 at Liza’s Place in Wheeling, WV. Todd was born July 20, 1965 in Steubenville, OH, son of the late Tyra K. (Core) Greene and Larry J. Greene, who survives. Todd was a District Manager for Publicis Pharmaceuticals. He ...

HELEN CONAWAY

Helen Conaway, 98, of Bridgeport, OH passed away September 15, 2020 at Liza’s Place in Wheeling, WV. She was born March 31, 1922, in Bridgeport, OH, a daughter of the late Louis and Nellie (Walters) Stanchina. Helen was a truck driver for Garvins Dairy during WWII. She retired as a press ...

JOSEPH BANCO

Joseph F. Banco Sr., 77, of St. Clairsville, OH, passed away September 14, 2020 at Wheeling Hospital. He was born May 1, 1943, in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late Joseph and Lydia (Matusek) Banco. Joseph was the past President of Farm Fresh, Inc, and was the owner and operator of Sonny Boy ...

LORNA KNIGHT

Lorna M. Knight, 90, of Powhatan Point, OH died Monday, September 14, 2020 at Country Club Retirement Campus, Bellaire, OH. Lorna was born May 14, 1930 in Graysville, WV, a daughter of the late Encil and Delphia White Wingrove. Lorna was retired bookkeeper at Powhatan Hardware and Powhatan ...