Obituaries

LOUISE ADAMS

Louise Adams, 88, of Cadiz, Ohio, died Wednesday. Visitation Friday 6-8 p.m., and Saturday 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m., Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz.

ELEANOR HUDEK

Eleanor Regina Hudek, 95, of Weirton, passed away Wednesday. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Friday, Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, Weirton. Mass 11:30 a.m. Saturday, St. Joseph the Worker Church.

MARTIN MELOTT JR.

Martin Eugene Melott Jr., 63, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Monday. Visitation Thursday 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. service, Anderson Funeral Home, Moundsville.

DELLA WHORTON

Della Louise Whorton, 70, of Moundsville, W.Va passed away Tuesday. Celebration of life service 3 p.m. Saturday, Moundsville VFW. Anderson Funeral Home, Moundsville.

JOSEPH FRONT

Joseph R. Front, 88, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Friday, August 17, 2018. He was born in Wheeling on February 11, 1930, a son of the late Vincent M. and Kunegunda (Kobiela) Front. In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor (Estep); brothers, Harry, Walter, ...

CECELIA CIRIPOMPA

Cecelia “CeCe” Podeszwa Ciripompa passed away at Good Shepherd Nursing Home on August 20, 2018 surrounded by her three daughters, one from above and two by her side. Since her husband’s death on July 13, 2014, Cecelia had been awaiting the reunion with Herman Ciripompa, whom she married ...

FRANKIE STEWART

Frankie Elizabeth Stewart, 71, of Moundsville, passed away unexpectedly Monday August 20, 2018 in Wheeling Hospital. Frankie was born September 23, 1946 in Pennsboro, WV; the daughter of the late Floyd M. and Mary Smith. She was a graduate of Mountain State Business College in Parkersburg and ...

LEEROY CUNNINGHAM

LeeRoy Cunningham, 74, formerly of Wheeling, WV, passed away Monday, August 20, 2018, in Barnesville, Ohio. LeeRoy was born April 7, 1944, in Wheeling, a son of the late Elzie and Esther (Long) Cunningham. He was a retired machinist for Northern Panhandle Pipe and Supply, Wheeling. In ...

RUTH STEADMAN

Ruth Lucille Steadman, 74, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, formerly of New Philadelphia, Ohio, died Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Belmont Manor in St. Clairsville. She was born April 6, 1944 in Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Herman Steadman and Emma Sonnenwald Steadman. Ruth was a retired ...

ELIZABETH BEAVER

Elizabeth Ann Beaver, 82, passed away Monday, August 20, 2018 at Wheeling Hospital. She was born May 4, 1936, the daughter of the late Frank and Anna (Skinto) Jurczak. Elizabeth was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Martins Ferry and the American Legion Post 227. In addition to her ...

SUSAN BRUBACH

Susan Brubach, 73, of Bridgeport, Ohio, died August 15, 2018, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Susan was born January 3, 1945 in Wheeling, WV. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Anne (Kelly) Bott. In addition to her parents, Susan was preceded in death by her sister, ...

MARTIN MELOTT JR.

MARTIN MELOTT JR. Martin Eugene Melott Jr., 63, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Monday, August 20, 2018. Gene was born December 21, 1954 in Glen Dale WV, son of the late Lucy Marie Baker and Martin Eugene Melott Sr. He was employed by Moundsville Wal-Mart. Preceded in death ...

SOPHIE SLANCHIK

Sophie (Guz) Slanchik, 92, of Weirton, WV, passed away Monday. Visitation Thurs. 4-8 p.m., Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, Weirton. Burial 10 a.m. Fri. St. Paul Roman Catholic Church.

DELLA WHORTON

Della Louise Whorton, 70, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at home. There will be no visitation. Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services 1109 2nd St. Moundsville, WV. A memorial celebration will be held at a later date.

GARY TAYLOR

Gary Taylor, 70, of Friendly, WV, passed away August 20, 2018. Friends received Saturday from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. service at Sistersville First United Methodist Church.

OLGA HAWROT

Olga Hawrot, 94, of Weirton, died Tuesday. Visitation Fri. 4-8 p.m., Greco-Hertnick F.H., Weirton, WV. Burial 10 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church.

ANNA STARVAGGI

Anna Mae Starvaggi, 75, of Follansbee, WV died Monday. Visitation Thursday, 11 a.m, until 1 p.m. services Mullenbach Funeral Home Follansbee.

CHRISTOPHER ROSS

Christopher Blake Ross 33, of Cameron, W.Va., passed away August 16, 2018. He was born June 20, 1985 in Glen Dale, W.Va., son of late Ronald Ross and Anita Blake Rush. Christopher was employed by Pipeline Local 798. An avid hunter, loved four-wheelers, dirt bikes, fishing and mudding. He ...

CHARLES KING

Charles H. King Jr., 75, of Sistersville, WV, passed away August 19, 2018 at home. He was born September 21, 1942, in Black Betsy, WV, the son of the late Charles H. King, Sr. and Goldie Mae Christy King. Chuck worked as a Chemical Lab Tech at Mobay and he was a United States Army ...

JOHN LITTLETON

John Anthony “Ton” Littleton Sr., 58, of Weirton, died August 18, 2018. Visitation Thursday 4-8 p.m. at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, Weirton; funeral 8 p.m. Thursday.