Obituaries

Nora Royer

EAST LIVERPOOL — Nora Kathryn (Howell) Royer, 84, of East Liverpool, Ohio died Saturday, May 18, 2019 following a long battle with cancer. She was born in Verda, Ky. on Oct. 25, 1934, the oldest daughter of the late Emerson T. and Zora G. (Vanover) Howell. Her husband, Donald Gilbert ...

Patricia Gardner

EAST LIVERPOOL — Patricia Mae Gardner, of Minerva Street, passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at her home following a brief illness. She was 80. Born in Morgantown, W.Va., March 30, 1939, she was a daughter of the late Margaret Deavers and Harold Deavers. A bartender, she worked at the ...

Susan Patricia Fenske

SALEM — Susan Patricia Fenske, 67, died May 18, 2019 at her home with her family by her side. Susan was born March 17, 1952 in East Palestine, a daughter of the late Robert Wallace and Mary Patricia (George) Burns. She was a 1970 graduate of East Palestine High School. Susan worked with ...

Curtis A. Palmer

EAST LIVERPOOL — Curtis A. Palmer, of East Liverpool, died Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Heritage Valley Beaver. He was 80. Born in East Liverpool, May 27, 1938, he was a son of the late Curtis A. Palmer and Ruth Brown Palmer. A lifetime area resident, he was a member of the East Liverpool High ...

Bertha Gaines

EAST LIVERPOOL—Bertha L. Gaines, 71, of East Liverpool, died Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the East Liverpool City Hospital, following a lengthy illness. Born, Aug. 16, 1947, in East Liverpool, she was a daughter of the late, Goldie Fulmer McBane and Frank Thrasher. She was also preceded in ...

Patricia Mae Gardner

EAST LIVERPOOL — Patricia Mae Gardner, 80, of Minerva Street, died Friday, May 17, 2019 at her home following a brief illness. Arrangements are pending at the Dawson Funeral Home. 5/19/19

Bonita ‘Bonnie’ Guy

COLUMBIANA —Bonita “Bonnie” Guy, age 59, of Columbiana, died on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Hospital, Youngstown. She was born on February 22, 1960 in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Ann Halas Brosko. Bonnie was an honorary member of the Old ...

Carter Lee Van Dyke, Sr.

LISBON — Carter Lee Van Dyke, Sr., 60, of Lisbon, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019, at the Cleveland Clinic due to complications from surgery. He was born on March 28, 1959, in East Liverpool, the son of the late William and Carole (Kellogg) Van Dyke I. Carter attended Beaver Local ...

Judith Gibson

East Palestine — Judith A. Gibson, 78, of East Palestine, passed away, Thursday, May 16, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born, September 19, 1940, in Salem, a daughter of the late Paul J. and Marcella M. Freer Hanna. Judith was a graduate of East Palestine High School ...

George Donaldson

SALINEVILLE — George M. Donaldson, 65, of Salineville, died at 8:58 AM Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh following a brief illness. He was born on August 2, 1953, to Alice McIntire Donaldson of Salineville and the late Alvin Donaldson. George was a 1971 ...