Obituaries

John Mitchell

FROSTPROOF, Fla. — John L. Mitchell, 64, of Frostproof, died Saturday at Florida Hospital Heartland in Sebring, Fla. Born Jan. 10, 1953 in Salem, Ohio, he was the son of the late Okey and Barbara Hamilton) Mitchell, and moved to Florida from Salem in 2009. He was a retired ...

Judith Byard

Judith Ann Byard, of Salem, passed away at 12:35 AM Monday at Essex II of Salem following a lengthy illness. Judy was born November 20, 1943 in West Point, OH, the daughter of the late Walter H. and Doris I. (Meek) Hasson. A homemaker, Judy will be missed by her four daughters, Deborah ...

F. Arlene Timmins

Darlington, PA — F. Arlene Timmins, 81, of Darlington, PA, died Sunday, November 19, 2017 at her home. She was born May 30, 1936 in East Palestine, OH, a daughter of the late Clayton and Florence Green Dyke. Arlene was a homemaker for most of her life until she began working at Vittle ...

Patrick Weaver

Patrick H. Weaver, age 68, of Minerva, died November 18, 2017 at Aultman Hospital. He was born July 3, 1949 in Hanoverton to Francis “Bud” and Ila (Frantz) Weaver. He worked as a Mechanic at Buckeye Industrial Mining for 30 years and was a Christian Ordained Minister. He graduated ...

Robert ‘Bob’ Brewer

Rogers — Robert James “Bob” Brewer, 42, of Depot Street, passed away at 7:04pm, Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the Salem Regional Medical Center following a recent illness. Mr. Brewer was born September 7, 1975 in Salem, a son of the late Karen (Cope) Brewer and James Allen Brewer; and ...

Jeannine Suggett-Taylor

SALEM — Jeannine Suggett-Taylor, 80, died at 12:50 a.m. Monday at the Alliance Community Care Center. Born June 29, 1937 in Salem, she was the daughter of the late Clyde E. Marks Sr. and Mildred M. (Papic) Berrong. She retired as the director of disaster services for the American Red ...

Stella Pridon

SALEM — Stella J. Pridon, 84, of Salem, died at 2:27 p.m. Sunday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Born Aug. 11, 1933 in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Stefania (Miesz) Kiliman. She worked in the Esso Building in Rockefeller Center and later the former ...

Robert ‘Rebel’ Echard

SALEM — Robert “Rebel” Walter Echard, 69, of Salem, died at 6:55 p.m. Thursday at the Salem Regional Medical Center. Born Nov. 20, 1947 in Riverside, Calif., he was the son of the late Walter Harry and Maxine Fernella (Vollnogle) Echard. He was a machinist and retired from the former ...

Larry Dillingham

DAMASCUS — Larry E. Dillingham, 64, died Sunday at Valley Oaks Nursing Home following a lengthy illness. Born in Rock Hill, S.C., on Nov. 30, 1952, he was the son of the late Ollie W. and Ruth (Dillingham) Hanes. He worked security for Burn Security before retiring. Survivors include a ...

Robert Page

SALEM — Robert L. Page, 67, of Salem, died at 6:31 p.m. Sunday in the emergency room of Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 11/21/17