Obituaries

Marvin Stewart

EAST LIVERPOOL – Marvin Leroy Stewart, 82, of East Liverpool died Thursday afternoon at Trinity Medical Center. He was born June 19, 1935 in East Liverpool, the son of the late Thomas and Elsie F. Hines Stewart. He was an assistant manager at the former Loblaw’s Grocery Store. He had ...

Rose Swinger

MINERVA — Rose Mary Swinger, 87, of Minerva died Thursday at Minerva Eldercare. She was born April 4, 1930 in Summitville, the daughter of the late Angelo and Marie (Dangelo) Sabatino. She worked in the cafeteria in Minerva Local Schools, Cunningham’s Furniture and Sabatino’s ...

John Rearley

EAST LIVERPOOL — John W. Rearley, 77, of East Liverpool died Thursday at Calcutta Health Care. He was born Jan. 14, 1941, the son of the late Charles and Pauline Rearley. He retired from New Castle Refractories in Newell, W.Va. He was preceded in death by his wife, Darla Rearley; a ...

Peggy Fleck

CANTON — Peggy E. Fleck, 93, formerly of Salem, died 12:15 a.m. Thursday at the Mercy Medical Center in Canton. She was born Dec. 9, 1924 in Canton, the daughter of the late Earl T. and Hallie (Beachy) Fleck. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Rebecca J. Smethers; and a brother, ...

Lois Kelley

YOUNGSTOWN — Lois R. Kelley, 82, died 3 p.m. Wednesday at Omni Manor Nursing Home where she had resided. She was born March 22, 1935 in Unity, a daughter of the late Clayton and Ruth (Davis) Smith. She worked as a registered nurse at South Side Hospital and also in a Painesville hospital ...

Betty Parsons

EAST LIVERPOOL — Betty Jane Parsons, 99, of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., formerly of East Liverpool, died Monday at her home. She was born in Chester, W.V.a, on Feb. 18, 1918 the daughter of the late William Homer and Blanche Loughley Richey. She retired as vice president of The Lomas and ...

Mark Brick

EAST LIVERPOOL — Mark G. Brick, who bravely battled Multiple Sclerosis with courage and optimism, peacefully entered his Heavenly home on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, where his mother, father and other loved ones were waiting for him. A lifelong resident of East Liverpool, he had spent ...

Stacey Deem

BELOIT — Stacey Deem, 50, of Beloit, died Thursday, Feb. 8, at the Ohio State Medical Center after struggling with cancer. Born July 23, 1967 in Massillon, she was the daughter of the late Jerry and Hazel (Willison) Kirven. A homemaker, she had worked in catering and as a waitress. ...

Paul Rothbrust, Sr.

SALEM — Paul Heinz Rothbrust Sr., 89, of Salem. died at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday Born June 16, 1928 in Giesen, Germany, he was the son of the late Leonhard and Clara Gee (Lorenz) Rothbrust. He retired in 1990 after 30 years as a grinder for the former Eljer Industries, Inc. Survivors include ...

James Davis

SALEM – James Robert Davis, 62, of Salem, died at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday. Born Oct. 13, 1955 in Salem, he was the son of the late Robert E. and Deborah (Vincent) Davis. He was employed as a maintenance electrician for American Standard and previously employed at Genie Garage Door in ...