Obituaries

Matt Green

EAST PALESTINE — Matt R. Green, 25, a lifelong resident of East Palestine, died Saturday, April 6, 2019 in Youngstown. Born July 23, 1993 in Akron, he was the son of Robert Green and Teresa Jessop Sprowls. He worked for several years doing various jobs for local manufacturing companies. He ...

Audrey Marilyn Humphries

COLUMBIANA – Audrey Marilyn Humphries, 94, died in the early morning hours Monday. She recently had been a resident of Parkside Nursing Care Center and before that Copeland Oaks Community in Sebring for 14 years. Audrey was born Aug. 20, 1924 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, daughter ...

John Bruno

EAST PALESTINE — John Bruno, 94 formerly of Kenmar Drive, passed away at 3:38 p.m., Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Salem East Nursing Home, where he had been a patient. John was born January 2, 1925 in East Palestine, a son of the late James and Raffaela Bozzo Bruno, and was a life resident ...

Amanda ‘Mandy’ Webber

NEW WATERFORD — Amanda “Mandy” Webber, 40, passed away Sunday evening, April 7, 2019 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa. of complications from a lung transplant. Mandy was born March 20, 1979 in Rochester, Pa., a daughter of Dean and Regina Dillan Helmuth. She was a 1997 ...

Shirley M. Griffith

EAST PALESTINE — Shirley M. Griffith, 75, of East Palestine, passed peacefully, on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Hospice House, Poland, after a long illness. She was born, September 16, 1943 in Salem, a daughter of the late Samuel and Anna Blower. Her Husband, Robert Griffith, Sr. Preceded ...

Betty Jane Spears

COLUMBIANA — Betty Jane Spears, 88, a long time resident of Columbiana passed away at 2:15 p.m., Sunday, April 7, 2019 at her residence. Betty was born August 8, 1930 in Christianburg, Va., a daughter of the late James H. and Mamie (Hurt) Richardson and had resided here since the age of 16 ...

Trudy J. Detchon

LISBON — Trudy J. Detchon, 63, passed away April 8, 2019 at her home following a lengthy battle with cancer. Born June 17, 1955, she was the daughter of the late James Allmon and Mary Jo Moore. She was a 1973 graduate of United Local and a life-long member of Kensington First Christian ...

William McCutcheon

CALCUTTA — William L. McCutcheon, 94, formerly of Wellsville, Ohio passed away at Calcutta Health Care on Monday, April 8, 2019. He was born on Sep. 1, 1924 in East Liverpool,a son of Carl McCutcheon, DDS and Sarah Weaver. He was a 1942 graduate of Chester High School. In 1943, he ...

Teresa Cassinger

SALEM — Teresa Sue Cassinger 41, of Salem, died on Monday, April 8, 2019 at her home. She was born on May 8, 1977, in Salem, Ohio, the daughter of the late Scott Cassinger and Nancy Lee “Penny” (Milhoan) Kleinman. She graduated from Salem High School in 1996. She was previously ...

Donald Smith

TORONTO — Donald R. Smith, 85, of Toronto, Ohio, passed away Monday April 8, 2019 in the Laurels of Steubenville, Ohio. He was born Nov. 5, 1933 in Toronto, son of the late Harry and Laura (Rhoades) Smith. He was retired from W.H. Sammis Ohio Edison Plant, where he worked as a boat ...