Obituaries

Jack R. Liggitt

NORTH JACKSON — Funeral Services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, North Jackson Chapel for Jack R. Liggitt, 82, who passed away Tuesday morning at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center. Jack was born Sept. 29, 1935, in Lisbon, a son of the late Charles A. ...

Charles Flohr

COLUMBIANA — Charles E. Flohr, age 91, of Columbiana, died on Monday, May 14, 2018, at Windsor House at Parkside Health Care Center, Columbiana. He was born on September 16, 1926 in Salem, the son of the late Merlin and Clara Riesen Flohr. Charles was a veteran of the United States Marine ...

Pinky Gill

WELLSVILLE — Pinky Gill, of Wellsville, OH passed away, surrounded by her family and friends at McGee Women’s Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA on Monday, May 14, 2018, following a brief illness. She was born in Ripley, WV a daughter to the late Nicholas and Gwen (Smith) Checkler. Living her ...

James Joy

SALEM — James S. Joy, 73, of Salem, died 4 p.m. Feb. 2, 2018. A memorial service will be 4 p.m. Sunday at the First Friends Church. Calling hours will be held one hour prior to the service. 5/16/18

Roger Knecht

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Roger L. Knecht, 67, formerly of Lisbon, died 9 a.m. Sunday at the Grand Strand Medical Center in Myrtle Beach. Arrangements are pending at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home. 5/16/18

Robert Fife

Lisbon — Robert Frank Fife, 96, formerly of North Beaver Street, passed away at 10:35am, Monday, May 14, 2018 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a recent illness. Bob was born September 10, 1921 in Wayne Township, a son of the late Clarence E. and Elva E. (Huffman) Fife. ...

Kathryn McGeehen

COLUMBIANA — Kathryn “Sue” McGeehen, 87, of Columbiana, died Sunday at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Salem. She was born June 11, 1930 in East Liverpool, the daughter of the late William and Gretchen Goodwin Orr. She worked as a clerk for the Columbiana Court House and H ...

Paula Fauver

LEETONIA — Paula (Altman) Fauver, 58, formerly of Leetonia, died Oct. 8, 2017 at her home in Brandon, Fla. She was the daughter of the late George and Margaret Altman. She served in the US Navy. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Sheri Jean Fauver; and two brothers, George and James ...

Herbert Nesselrotte

SALEM — Herbert R. Nesselrotte, 76, died Sunday at his home. He was born Dec. 27, 1941 in New Waterford, the son of the late Herbert W. and Hazel (Kay) Nesselrotte. He retired as a laborer from Lordstown General Motors and served in the U.S. Navy. Survivors include a son, Jason Brian ...

Jenny Keevert

CALCUTTA — Jenny D. Parsons Keevert, 93, formerly of East Liverpool, died 8:40 a.m. Monday at the Calcutta Health Care Center following a lengthy illness. She was born Nov. 12, 1924 in Irondale, a daughter of the late John Wesley and Mariah Jane Higgins Brown. She was a member of Holy ...