Obituaries

Robert Johnson Sr.

Lisbon — Robert A. Johnson, Sr., 88, of Church Hill Rd., passed away at 3:40pm, Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Continuing Healthcare of Lisbon. Mr. Johnson was born July 2, 1929 in Elkton, Ohio, a son of the late Clifford E. and Ethelda (Korn) Johnson, and had lived in this area all of his ...

Aurelia Mercer

Salem — Aurelia Burson Mercer, 90, Newgarden Ave., passed away at 7:45am, Monday, April 23, 2018 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Mercer was born May 28, 1927 in Lisbon, a daughter of the late Vasile and Paraschiva (Silea) Burson, who were Romanian immigrants. Aurelia was a ...

Anna Boehm

SEBRING —Anna Mae Boehm, 98, died Saturday at Crandall Medical Center. She was born Aug. 25, 1919, the daughter of the late George and Mary (Cornman) Mortimer. She was a member of the North Benton Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell; two sisters and ...

Larry Cochran

EAST LIVERPOOL — Larry E. Cochran, 76, of East Liverpool died Tuesday at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Salem, following a lengthy illness. He was born June 8, 1941 in East Liverpool, the son to the late Everett and Irene (Miller) Cochran. He worked more than 20 years as a ...

Arnold Bruckner

SALEM — Arnold F. Bruckner, 90, West Perry Street died 11:55 a.m. Monday at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mr. Bruckner was born April 30, 1927 in Salem, the son of the late Fredrick “Fritz” and Emma (Mieter) Bruckner. He served stateside in the U.S. Army Medical Corps at ...

Marjorie Landfried

LISBON — Marjorie Landfried, 88, of North Jefferson Street died 3 p.m. Monday at Salem Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Landfried was born Jan. 22, 1930 in Steubenville, the daughter of the late Wilfred and Elizabeth (Kerr) Howcroft. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her ...

Shirley Bazidlo

SALEM — Shirley L. Bazidlo, 89, died 9:43 a.m. Monday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born April 11, 1929 in Du Bois, Pa., the daughter of the late Charles and Eileen (Dilly) Siple. She worked 27 years in the dietary department at Salem Regional Medical Center. She was a ...

Robert Johnson, Sr.

LISBON — Robert A. Johnson, Sr., 88, of Church Hill Rd., passed away at 3:40pm, Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Continuing Healthcare of Lisbon. Mr. Johnson was born July 2, 1929 in Elkton, Ohio, a son of the late Clifford E. and Ethelda (Korn) Johnson, and had lived in this area all of his ...

G. Reed Votaw

SALEM — G. Reed Votaw, 70, of Salem died early Friday morning at his home. Born on March 9, 1948, in Salem, he was the son of the late John Brooke and Grace Mary (Muntz) Votaw. He taught in Riverside Local schools in Painesville and Lisbon schools and then was the assistant principal at ...

Ronald Bolton

EAST LIVERPOOL — Ronald G. Bolton, Jr., 58, of Coolidge Street, died at 12:39 a.m. Monday at the Lifeline Hospital in Wintersville following a lengthy illness. Born Feb. 22, 1960 in East Liverpool, he was the son of Ronald and Beverly Hull Bolton of East Liverpool. A veteran of the U.S. ...