Obituaries

SAMUEL GAUDIO

Samuel F. Gaudio, 58, of Weirton WV, passed peacefully on Monday, May 22, 2017. At his request, a private service will be held at the convenience of the family.

THOMAS CAMPBELL

Thomas L. Campbell, 70, died May 21, 2017. Visitation. Saturday, 3-4 p.m. with a service at 4 p.m. at the Haisley Funeral Home, Florida 34947.

LARRY SOUTH

Larry Elwood South, 70, of Moundsville, WV, died Monday, May 22, 2017, in Wheeling Hospital following complications with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. He was born on May 18, 1947, in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, a son of the late Harley L. and Gladys “Jeannette” South. He was a retired ...

JOVEITA GORNIK

Joveita A. Clark Gornik, 83, passed away peacefully on May 20, 2017 at Mease Continuing Care in Dunedin, FL. She was born in Elk View, WV and was a resident of Wheeling, WV, for many years where she and her husband, Walter, raised their four children. Walt and Jo moved to Florida in ...

RICHARD McHUGH

Richard Lee McHugh, 74, died on May 17, 2017. Son of the late Alfred and Betty Anne McHugh in Tiltonsville, OH. Richard was an air traffic controller for 36 years. He was a 50 year mason and 50 year member of the Valley of Cleveland. He was also on the Wellington Planning Commission for ...

CLARENCE WYATT JR.

Clarence H. “Dick” Wyatt, Jr., 78, of Wheeling, WV, passed away in Wheeling, WV, on Sunday, May 21, 2017. Dick was known for his handlebar mustache and how he always had a smile on his face. He was born on July 27, 1938, in Wheeling, WV, the son of the late C. Howard and Mary Ellen ...

VALERIA WINGO

Valeria Josephine Wingo, 95, resident of Wheeling, WV, died peacefully at home on Monday, May 15, 2017 surrounded by Kiara Brown, Zyanne Hamlin, Bobbi Brown, and Sarah J. Brown. She was born on December 31, 1921 in Poplar Bluff, MO. She was retired from the WV Extension, and a member of ...

JUNIOR PLACER

Junior Franklin “Fuzzy” Placer, 91, of Sistersville, WV passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Myers Funeral Home, Sistersville. Services 1 p.m. Friday.

KIMBERLY LEMASTERS

Kimberly Ray Lemasters, 57, of Weirton died Sunday. Visitation Friday noon until Memorial Service at 2 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home, Moundsville.

DR. JAMES ARCHIBALD (ARCH) JACOB

Dr. James Archibald (Arch) Jacob, husband of Doretta, father of Jeb, Peter, Christina, and Elizabeth, and grandfather of Caroline, Nicolai, Tobias, Clara, Tulie, and Tucker. A Memorial service honoring and celebrating his life will be held at St. Matthews Episcopal Church, 1410 Chapline ...

SAMUEL ERLEWINE

Samuel A. Erlewine, 89, of New Martinsville, WV, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017, at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, WV. He was born June 12, 1927 in Proctor WV, the son of the late Joseph and Ethel Anderson Erlewine. He was an Army Air Force veteran, a retired Pipefitter at PPG ...

HOWARD McMAHON

Howard “Butch” McMahon Jr., 70, of Jacobsburg died May 21. Visitation will be Wednesday at Toothman Funeral Home, Jacobsburg 5 p.m. until time of service at 8:30 p.m.

AGNES GARDILL

Agnes Teresa Clark Gardill, 91, of Moundsville, died Monday, May 22, 2017, in Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling. She was born April 22, 1926, in Moundsville, WV., the daughter of the late Andrew and Myrtle Wood Clark. Agnes was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, ...

WILLIAM DeVAUGHN

William G. DeVaughn 85, of Follansbee, WV, died at his home. Visitation Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Mullenbach Funeral Home , Follansbee. Inurnment will be held privately.

VERA EDDY

Vera Luella Eddy, 90, of Woodsfield, Ohio passed away Sunday. Calling hours 2-9 p.m. Thursday, Funeral service 1 p.m. Friday at the Bauer- Turner Funeral Home, 100 S. Paul Street, Woodsfield, Ohio. www.bauerturner.com

JOHN ROBINSON

John E. Robinson, 68, of Wheeling, WV, died Thursday, May 18, 2017. Arrangements by Kepner Funeral Home.

DEBRA MACKEY

Debra D. Mackey, 60, of Bridgeport, OH, formerly of Florida, passed away May 20, 2017. Private interment will be held.

JAMES JACOB, M.D.

James Archibald Jacob M.D., Husband of Doretta, Father of Jeb, Peter, Christina, and Elizabeth, and Grandfather of Caroline, Nicolai, Tobias, Clara, Tulie, and Tucker. A Memorial service honoring and celebrating his life will be held at St. Matthews Episcopal Church, 1410 Chapline Street, ...

PATRICIA SCHENK

Patricia Ann Schenk, 69, of London, Ohio, died May 19, 2017. Friends received Tuesday 6-8, Borkoski Funeral Home, Cadiz; service 11 a.m. Wednesday.

CORA TAGGART

Cora Almar Taggart, 94, of Valley Grove, WV, died Friday, May 19, 2017 at Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV. She was born March 29, 1923 in Valley Grove, WV, the daughter of the late Charles R. and Mary Toland Taggart. Cora was a retired house keeper at the former Holiday Inn, Dallas Pike, ...