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Obituaries

Raymond Griffiths

CANTON — Raymond E. Griffiths, 87, formerly of East Liverpool, died Jan. 11, 2020. Born on June 11, 1932 in Elizabeth, Pa., he was the son of the late C. Gordon Griffiths, Sr. and Elizabeth Oates Griffiths. A 1950 graduate of East Liverpool High School, he began to practice as an attorney ...

Robert McBride

SALEM — Robert Lee McBride, 90, of Salem, died at 9:25 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, at his home. Born Oct. 13, 1929, in Alliance, he was the son of the late Lewis and Lillie (Reed) McBride, and previously resided in Carroll County. He was employed by General Motors in Lordstown for 20 ...

Michael Buchheit

WELLSVILLE — Michael F. Buchheit, 54, of Taggart Drive, died at 6:59 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 at his home following a lengthy illness. Born Feb. 17, 1965 in East Liverpool, he was the son of the late Robert F. and Margaret “Peg” Hickey Buchheit. A lifetime area resident, he worked ...

Clinton ‘Pete’ McClun

COLUMBIANA — Clinton “Pete” McClun, 75, of Columbiana, died on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 at Windsor House at Parkside Health Care Center, Columbiana. He was born on Jan. 10, 1945 in Salem. He had worked as a body man and owned and operated P and J Automotive. Survivors include a son, ...

L. Kent Garvey

EAST LIVERPOOL — L. Kent Garvey, 87, of East Liverpool, died Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 at his home. Born in East Liverpool on Jan. 1, 1933, he was the son of the late Albert Michael Garvey and Wilma B. Oliver Garvey. A lifetime area resident, for 22 years he worked with the Columbiana ...

Donna Slutz

Donna Jean (Fronk) Dunn Slutz, of Winona, passed away Tuesday afternoon, January 14, 2020 at University Hospital in Cleveland following a short illness. She was 80. Born in Salem, May 29, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Nellie (Peppel) Fronk. A lifetime resident of the area, ...

Barbara Wasson

LISBON — Barbara Ann Wasson, 92, of Lisbon, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, following a lengthy illness. Born Oct. 6, 1927 in East Liverpool, she was the daughter of the late Elmer Wasson, and Theo May (Cornelius) Wasson, and lived most of her life in this area. A 1945 graduate of ...

Scott Roberts

WELLSVILLE — Scott Roberts, 53, of Wellsville, died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, in Newell, W.Va. Born April 23, 1966, in Washington D.C., he was the son of the late William V. and June Lee (Brooks) Roberts. He also was preceded in death by a daughter, Jennifer Hurd. A 1984 graduate of ...

Bernice Hogue

East Palestine — Bernice P. Hogue, age 79, of East Palestine, died on Monday, January 13, 2020, at her home in East Palestine. She was born on June 19, 1940 in Beaver, PA, daughter of the late Raymond and Florence Riggs Hogue. Bernice was a 1958 graduate of East Palestine High School and ...

Rosalie Shannon

SALEM — Rosalie Shannon, 71, of Salem, formerly of Lisbon, died Jan. 6, 2020, at her home. Born Jan. 18, 1948 in Johnstown, Pa., the daughter of the late Donald V. Shannon and Alice (Richards) Shannon-Yarger. She was a nursing aide at various places in the area and worked at American ...