Obituaries

Alma Robins

New Waterford — Alma Elizabeth Robins, 84, formerly of New Waterford passed away Saturday evening, July 28, 2018 at Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in East Palestine. Mrs. Robins was born July 6, 1934 in Negley, a daughter of the late Frank Sylvan and Mary Alice Rizor ...

Michael Becker

Columbiana — Michael G. Becker, age 89, of Columbiana, died on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the Hospice House of Poland. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA., a son of the late Michael G. Becker Sr. and Mary Eibel Becker. Mike had worked as a salesperson for 33 years, retiring in 1991 from ...

Warren ‘Joe’ Hawkins

LEETONIA — Warren L. “Joe” Hawkins, 83, of Leetonia, died at 1:05 p.m. Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Salem North Healthcare in Salem. Mr. Hawkins was born March 30, 1935 in Washington, PA, a son of the late Walter L. and Nellie J. Gump Hawkins and had lived in this area most of his life. ...

William Galchick

SALEM — William “Bill” J. Galchick, 94, died at 12:21 p.m. Saturday at his home. Born March 5, 1924 in Henderson, Clearfield County, Pa., he was the son of the late Joseph and Ann (Holenchick) Galchick. A World War II veteran of the U.S. Army Air Force, he had worked Mullins ...

Leonard Robbins

SALEM — Leonard D. Robbins, 95, died at 12:15 p.m. Saturday at the Aultman Compassionate Care Center. Born Jan. 29, 1923 in Salem, he was the son of the late Donald and Hilda (Leatherberry) Robbins. A World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy, he was an electrical engineer for the Ohio Power ...

Kathleen Weingart

SALEM — Kathleen Helen Weingart, 97, of Salem, died at 11:45 p.m. Thursday at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation. Born July 25, 1921 in Alliance, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Blanche Jackson. A homemaker, she was a member of the Bunker Hill United Methodist Church ...

Lora Masters

SALEM — Lora L. Masters, 49, died at 2:37 a.m. Sunday at the Circle of Care. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home. 7/30/18

Elizabeth Johnson

SALEM — Elizabeth Ann (Young) Johnson, 77, of Salem, died at 5:40 p.m. Sunday at her home. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 7/30/18

Bruce Capel

SALEM — Bruce A. Capel, age 75, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, July 27, 2018. He was born on November 19, 1942 to the late Burt C. Capel and Hazel (Lottman) Capel of Salem. Bruce was a 1960 graduate of Salem High School. He married the love of his life, Charlotte (Wilhelm) ...

Chester Tressler Jr.

Chester (Edward Paul) Tressler Jr., 74, of Lisbon, died July 11, 2018 at his home. He was born on June 18, 1944 in Salem, the son of the late Edward Paul and Amelia “Pat” (Kovash) Tressler Sr.. In his early years he was involved in 4-H. Chester graduated in 1962 from West Branch High ...