Obituaries

Hubert Brown

Hubert N. Brown (“Brownie”), 96, formerly of Salem, Ohio, died on Feb. 12, 2019. He was born April 6, 1922 in Bluefield, West Virginia to Pearl and William T. Brown. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Brown; his sister, Mary Hull; his brothers, ...

Carol Weber

LISBON — Carol Ann Weber, of Lisbon, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2019 at her son’s home surrounded by her loving family. She was 84. Born in East Palestine, April 3, 1934, she was a daughter of the late Warren G. and Martha Whitehouse Gorby. A member of the East Palestine High ...

Karen Leyman

NEW MIDDLETOWN — Karen Annette (Alderman) Leyman, 62 of New Middletown, died Friday, December 14, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Health Center,Youngstown. Karen was born January 28, 1956 in Sharon, PA, the daughter of Cecil and Marianne (Meyers) Alderman. She graduated on the Dean’s List from ...

Joachim ‘Kim’ van Leeuwen

EAST LIVERPOOL — Kim van Leeuwen, 65, of East Liverpool, died Thursday at Trinity West following a lengthy illness. He was born in Bandung, Indonesia, on Jan. 25, 1954, and became a U.S. citizen in 1987. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his ...

Diane Brown

SALEM — Diane Brown, 54, died Wednesday at Salem Regional Medical Center. Born July 4, 1964 in Grand Island, Neb., she was the daughter of Mary (Carlisle) Geist and the late Benjamin Geist. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church. Survivors include her siblings, Lynn Nihart, ...

Frank Easton

HOLLAND, Ohio — Frank Easton, 103, formerly of Salem, died Thursday at Wolf Creek Nursing Home in Holland. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 2/15/19

Terry Scott

CAMPBELL — Terry E. Scott, 49, of Campbell,died Feb. 9 in Bloomville, Ohio. Arrangements are pending with the Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home, Columbiana. 2/15/19

Constance ‘Connie’ Bricker

SALEM — Constance Anna Morgan “Connie” Bricker, 102, passed away peacefully at 7:55pm, Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Bricker was born January 11, 1917 in Butler Township, a daughter of the late James Edwin and Louise (Burton) Morgan and ...

Edgar Adams

EAST PALESTINE — It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of Edgar J. Adams announce his passing on February 12, 2019 at Salem Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Ed was born on December 11, 1946 in Coshocton Ohio. He is the son of Junior and Dora Mae (Franklin) Adams. ...

Karl Welch

Karl Henry Welch, age 88, of Salineville, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2019. He was born April 18, 1930 in Gavers, Ohio, to Charles E. and Hazel (Benner) Welch. After graduating from David Anderson High School in Lisbon in 1947, he went to trade school and became an ...