Obituaries

Martha Burbick

Martha J. (Stryffeler) Burbick, 73, of Salem, passed away on Friday, October 12, at her home. She was born on September 8, 1945, in Alliance, the daughter of the late Lawrence and Margaret (Berger) Stryffeler. Martha worked at various banks in the area and retired as a teller from Charter ...

John Ferry, Sr.

LEETONIA — John R. Ferry, Sr., 76, of Leetonia, passed away suddenly Friday, October 12, 2018 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Mr. Ferry was born October 24, 1941 in Leetonia, a son of the late Samuel and Mary Coccari Ferry and had lived in this are all of his life. John had worked ...

Robert Smallridge

EAST LIVERPOOL — Robert N. Smallridge, 49, of Lynn Street, died at 8:14 p.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown following a brief illness. Born July 1, 1969 in Sewickly, he was the son of the late Norman E. Smallridge and Nancy Brunner. A lifetime area resident and ...

Betty Cendroski

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Betty Z. Cendroski, 96, of Daytona Beach, formerly of Negley, died here Saturday. Born June 25, 1922 in Unity Township, she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Ethel Justison Felger. She is survived by a son, Raymond Cendroski, Jr., of Painesville; two daughters, ...

Mary Andres

SALEM – Mary J. Andres, 94, died Monday at the Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born May 13, 1924 in Alliance, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Erma (Figliola) LaMonica. She worked as a clerk for the JCPenney Co., retiring in 1982, and a member of St. Paul Catholic ...

Gary Knizat

SALEM — A celebration of life will be held from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Church at the Center in Salem for Gary Joseph Knizat, who died Sept. 20 at the age of 73. Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 10/16/18

Robert Nelson

East Palestine — Robert S. Nelson, 38, a lifelong resident of East Palestine, passed away unexpectedly October 13, 2018 in Salem. Rob was born January 9, 1980 in East Liverpool, son of Robert Nelson and Kathy Birnesser Mackall. He was a 1998 graduate of East Palestine High School and ...

Alice Schreffler

SALEM — Alice M. Schreffler age 70, died Saturday, October 13, 2018 at her home. She was born August 30, 1948 in Leetonia, the daughter of the late James F. and Mildred (Dotson) Carlisle. Alice had worked in data entry at Church Budget Envelope Co. for 47 years. Survivors include her ...

Gloria Bagwell

Columbiana — Graveside services were held Sunday, October 14, 2018 at the Midway Mennonite Cemetery for Gloria Ruth Bagwell, infant daughter of Brian K. and Dr. Brianne M. Witmer Bagwell, who died shortly following birth on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Hospital, ...

John Ferry, Sr.

LEETONIA — John R. Ferry, Sr., 76, of Leetonia, died suddenly Friday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at the Woods-Rettig Funeral Home, Leetonia. 10/15/18