Obituaries

Keith ‘Grimmy’ Grimm

EAST LIVERPOOL — Thomas Keith “Grimmy” Grimm, of East Liverpool, passed away Monday, May 6, 2019 at the East Liverpool City Hospital. He was 65. Born in Steubenville, Sept. 9, 1953, he was a son of the late James Sanford Grimm and Nancy Lee Morehead Grimm. He worked at Penn Power for ...

Darlee Metzgar

SALEM—Darlee S. Metzgar, 61, of Salem passed away at University Hospital in Cleveland on April 26. Darlee was born on July 4, 1957, the daughter of the late Daniel and Doris (Newcomer) Ulbrich. She is survived by her husband Ray of 33 years whom she married on Jan. 17, 1985; four children, ...

Wayne F. Smith

LISBON — Wayne F. Smith, age 72 died at 11:51 a.m. Saturday, May 4, 2019 at the Salem Regional Medical Center after he finished his earthly journey and was taken from his favorite field to his eternal home. He was born March 3, 1947 in New Garden, Ohio, the son of Donald A. and Freda ...

Margaret Jean Hays

SALINEVILLE — Margaret Jean Hays, 90, of Salineville, went to be with her heavenly father on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Zanesville, surrounded by her loving family. Jean was born September 30, 1928, on the family farm in Wellsville, the daughter of the late Frank and ...

Ona Mae Rufener Erath

SALEM — Ona Mae Rufener Erath, 87, of West Pine Lake Rd., passed away peacefully early Saturday morning at her home. Mrs. Erath was born August 25, 1931 in Lisbon, a daughter of the late Theodore and Corinne (Cusick) Rufener. A 1949 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson High School, Ona Mae ...

Joyce A. Waithman

SALEM — Joyce A. Waithman went home to be with the Lord on May 2 at The Courtyard assisted living facility in Salem, Ohio. Calling hours will be at Stark Memorial Funeral Home in Salem from Wednesday from 6-7 p.m. with a celebration of her life immediately following, officiated by Rev. ...

Loretta Maxwell

EAST LIVERPOOL — Loretta Mae Maxwell, 87, of Wilbert Avenue passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 8 a.m. at the Calcutta Health Care Center following a lengthy illness. Born June 19th, 1931 at East Liverpool, Ohio she was a daughter of the late Carl and Mabel Southall Naylor. She was ...

Robert Toothman

SALEM — Robert Lee Toothman, 79, of Hanoverton passed away at Salem Regional Medical Center in Salem on Sunday, May 5, 2019. He was born on July 27, 1939, the son of the late Robert Lewis Toothman and Lucille (Hess) Clayton. Survivors include his three children; Tina Toothman, Sheila ...

Andrea Carrion

EAST LIVERPOOL — Andrea Carrion, of East Liverpool, passed away Monday, May 6, 2019 at the home of her sister. She was 65. Born in Manzanillo, Mexico, Dec. 13, 1953, she was a daughter of the late Lazaro and Elena Cervantes Carrion. She attended Holy Trinity Parish. Survivors include ...

Ella Gfeller

SALEM — Ella Ruth Gfeller, 73, of Salem, died at 2:36 p.m. Monday at Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 5/7/19