Obituaries

Marlene Santini

SALEM – Marlene A. Santini, 71, died 3:56 p.m. Friday in an auto accident. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/29/18

Alice Birch

Alice (Myers) Birch, 47 of East Liverpool, Ohio passed away on Friday, July 27, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born in Tarentum, Pennsylvania on July 11, 1971 a daughter of Earl Myers and Linda (Klingensmith) Myers. She was a graduate of Leechburg High School and had ...

Bruce Capel

SALEM — Bruce A. Capel, 75 of Salem died 2:30 p.m. Friday at his home. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/28/18

Kathleen Weingart

SALEM — Kathleen Helen (Jackson) Weingart, 97, of Salem died 11:45 p.m. Thursday at the Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/28/18

Marjorie Dysert

WELLSVILLE — Marjorie Jane Reed Dysert went home to her Lord on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, following a brief illness. Having just celebrated her centennial birthday, Marjorie was born on May 31, 1918 in Wellsville, Ohio. A 1936 graduate of Wellsville High School, Marjorie was employed by the ...

Gertrude McMurray

NEW MIDDLETOWN — Gertrude “Gertie” McMurray, 94, formerly of North Lima, died Wednesday. A homemaker, she was born July 16, 1924 in Marietta, she was the daughter of George and Agnes (Cassidy) Potter. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald McMurray; a brother, Robert; and ...

Bernice Schaefer

LAKEWOOD — Bernice Schaefer, 100, died at 6:20 a.m. Wednesday at her home. Born Feb. 9, 1918 in Greenford, she was the daughter of Charles and Carrie (Edler) Schaefer, and had lived in Lakewood over 50 years. She retired from teaching after 26 years in the Cleveland School District. She ...

Rebecca Thompson

EAST LIVERPOOL — Rebecca Ann Thompson, 61, of East Liverpool, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 23, 2018 at the Vista Center in Lisbon following an extended illness. Becky was born in East Liverpool on January 2, 1957, the daughter of Nancy (Chesnut) Turner and the late John “Jack” ...

Jacqueline Van Kirk

East Palestine, OH — Jacqueline Ann Van Kirk, 77, of East Palestine, OH and formerly of Big Beaver Borough, PA passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at her residence. She was born on December 14, 1940 in Beaver Falls, PA to the late Cecil and Elizabeth (Eakin) Freed. She retired from ...

Orrin Vaughan

SALEM — Orrin K. Vaughan, age 76, died at 10:05 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born November 28, 1941 in Salem, the son of Charles and Mildred (Bowen) Vaughan. Orrin was a veteran in the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam, retiring in 1979. He then ...