Obituaries

John Hileman

LEETONIA — John Thomas Hileman, 76, of Leetonia, died Thursday at Caprice Health Care Center, North Lima. Born July 31, 1942 in Leetonia, he was the son of the late Soloman and Alice Conkle Hileman. A veteran of the United States Army, he had worked as a machinist for NRM in Leetonia. ...

Leroy ‘Bud’ Santimarino

Leroy J. “Bud” Santimarino of East Palestine passed away on Friday, December 28, 2018 at 12:39 p.m. in Heritage Manor. He was 88. Leroy was born in Massillon, OH on November 8, 1930, the son of the late Fred and Helen Antimary Santimarino. He proudly served our country in the United ...

Melissa Webb

ALLIANCE — Melissa Webb, 39, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, at her home. Melissa was born May 17, 1979, in Salem, the daughter of Robert and Mary (Webber) Webb. She attended Southern Local High School and delivered Newspapers for many years. In her spare time, Melissa enjoyed reading, ...

John McGuire Sr.

BELOIT — John K. McGuire Sr., 56, of Beloit died Friday at his home, following a battle with cancer. He was born March 9, 1962 in Salem, the son of Charlene (Barnes) McGuire and the late Ralph McGuire. He served in the U.S. Navy and the National Guard. He worked as a paramedic for 23 ...

Ruth Russell

EAST LIVERPOOL — Ruth A. Russell, 79, of East Liverpool died Thursday at East Liverpool City Hospital. She was born June 17, 1939 in East Liverpool, the daughter of the late Thomas D. and Margaret M. (Jones) Patterson. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, ...

Ellen Evans

SALEM — Ellen Louise Evans, 92, of Salem, died at 9:55 p.m. Dec. 26 at the Salem East Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born March 13, 1926 in Youngstown, she was the daughter of the late Myron Marshall and Velma Blanch (Mayberry) Wheeler. A homemaker, she was a member of the Concord ...

Rev. James Humphrey

GUILFORD LAKE — The Rev. James H. Humphrey, 61, of Guilford Lake, died at 10:26 a.m. Saturday at the Mercy Medical Center in Canton. Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 12/30/18

Marjorie Stryffeler

BELOIT — Marjorie Stryffeler, 91, died Friday. Born May 8, 1927, she was the daughter of the late John and Minnie (Schlosser) Miller. A lifelong area resident, she was a member of Bethel United Church of Christ. Survivors include her children, Patricia Serafy, Robert Stryffeler and ...

Debra Holman

SALEM — Debra Ann Holman, 62, died Friday at her home. Born April 8, 1956, she was the daughter of Sandra (Karns) Sheen and the late Charles Snay. A homemaker, she was Methodist by faith. In addition to her mother of Salem, survivors include her husband, Albert Holman; two sons, ...

Daniel ‘Danny’ Gill

EAST LIVERPOOL — Daniel J. “Danny” Gill, 60, of East Liverpool, died Monday at East Liverpool City Hospital. Born Dec. 18, 1958 in East Liverpool, he was the son of the late Glenn O. Gill and Anna Marie Walton Dawson. He worked as a kiln operator at Hall China for 41 years and ...