Obituaries

Jean Butler

EAST PALESTINE — Jean Garvin Butler, 89, a lifelong resident of East Palestine, who resided on Carbon Hill Rd. passed away April 20, 2017 at the Parkside Health Care Center in Columbiana. She was born January 23, 1928 in Rogers, OH, daughter of the late Robert and Ruth Hole Garvin. Jean ...

Jason Mitchell

WELLSVILLE — Jason L. Mitchell, 37, of Wellsville died Friday at Valley Hospice Care Center North in Steubenville, following a two-year battle with cancer. He was born Oct. 4, 1979 in Salem, the son of Randy and Rebecca “Becky” Geibel Mitchell. He was a CPR and ACLS instructor for ...

Charles Hull

SALEM — Charles Joseph (Joe) Hull, 53, of Salem died 10:47 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Youngstown. He was born May 28,1963 in Salem, the son of late William Howard and Patricia Louise (Allison) Hull. He worked as a cook at Essex of Salem III. He was preceded in death by a ...

Mary Ann Murray

SALEM — Mary Ann Murray, 85, of Salem died 10:29 a.m. Saturday at her home. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 4/23/17

Pat McCullough

SALEM — Pat A. McCullough, 77, died 5:13 p.m. Saturday at Alliance Care Center. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 4/23/17

Zalaukha Rickman

SALEM — Zalaukha Julie Rickman, 62, of Salem, died 5:32 a.m. Saturday at Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services. 4/23/17

Janet Firestone

Janet Firestone, 70, of Sidney, passed away at 6:10 PM Friday, April 7, 2017 at The Ohio State University Medical Center. She was born on May 25, 1946 in Tarentum, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Edward Trofka and Gertrude Elizabeth (Geiser) Trofka, who resides in Cabot, Pennsylvania. ...

Dale Oyer

Dale Lawrence Oyer, age 73 of Kensington passed away April 20, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown, Ohio. He was born January 5, 1944 at home in East Township Carroll County to Charles Mandle and Lucille Faye (Murray) Oyer. Dale retired from Summitville Tile Company after 16 years ...

William Garver

William “Bill” R. Garver of Lisbon, Ohio, formerly of Columbiana, Ohio, peacefully went home at 6:00 AM Thursday, April 20, 2017, while a patient at Vista Center and surrounded by his family, following a period of declining health. He was 85. Bill was born on May 24, 1931, in Youngstown, ...

Marcella Heckathorn

EAST PALESTINE — Marcella Mae Heckathorn, 89, of East Palestine, formerly of Wellsville, passed away Friday, April 21, 2017, at The Christian House in East Palestine. She was born October 11, 1927, in Holidays Cove, WV, the daughter of the late John and Alice (Ruble) Gooch. In addition to ...