Obituaries

Helen L. Cibula

Tallmadge — Helen L. Cibula, 89, of Tallmadge, formerly of Lisbon, passed away at 3:52 am, Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Summa Health Akron City Hospital following a lengthy illness. Ms. Cibula was born December 23, 1929 in Memphis, Tennessee, a daughter of the late Joseph M. and Helen ...

Valeria Ann Brown

Valeria Ann Brown, of Salineville, Ohio, passed from this life on Thursday, August 8, 2019, while under Hospice care following a long illness. She was 88. Valeria was born on April 5, 1931, at home in Summitville, Ohio, a daughter to Joseph R. and Mary C. (Wargo) Briceland. A ‘49 graduate ...

Herman Padurean

COLUMBIANA – Herman John Padurean, 85, passed away at 1:50 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 at St. Mary’s Alzheimer’s Center. He was born Oct. 13, 1933 in Petersburg, the son of the late Victor and Nora Pearl (Good) Padurean. He was the former owner of Ye Olde Oaken Bucket in Lisbon, a ...

Charles ‘David’ Reed

LISBON — Charles “David” Reed, 42 of Lisbon, Ohio passed away in Lisbon on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019. He was born in East Liverpool, Ohio on Dec. 4, 1976, the son of David Reed and his wife Patty Ann of Glenmoor, Ohio and Helen (McManus) Hobbs and her husband Mel of West Point, Ohio. ...

John Freeman

SALEM — John Harold Freeman, 61, of Kensington, Ohio, died at 4:48 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born on Sept. 19, 1957, in East Liverpool, Ohio, to the late Harold and Emmalou (Crable) Freeman. He is survived by his children, Carol, John, ...

Virginia Mary (Jean) Sorrell

East Palestine, OH — Virginia Mary (Jean) Sorrell, 84, a lifetime resident of East Palestine, died peacefully on August 7, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was born Virginia Mary Butler on September 22, 1934 to Thomas and Marcella Butler. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, ...

Richard E. Kaufman, Jr.

EAST PALESTINE — Richard E. Kaufman, Jr., 81, a longtime resident of East Palestine, died at his home Aug. 7, 2019. Born Oct. 7, 1937 in Millvale, Pa., he was the son of the late Richard, Sr. and Clara Sallach Kaufman. He worked as an assembler for General Motors for 34 years, retiring in ...

Herman John Padurean

COLUMBIANA — Herman John Padurean, 85, died at 1:50 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 at St. Mary’s Alzheimer’s Center. Arrangements are pending at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 8/9/19

John Harold Freeman

KENSINGTON — John Harold Freeman, 61, of Kensington, died at 4:48 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at Salem Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. 8/9/19

Samuel ‘Pappy Sam’ Felekey

EAST LIVERPOOL — Samuel Joseph “Pappy Sam” Felekey, 57, of East Liverpool, died Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Heritage Valley in Beaver. Born June 6, 1962 in East Liverpool, he spent his childhood in Ohioville, Pa. He had worked in the Jigger Shop at Hall China since 1992. He was ...