Obituaries

Robert Owen Bruney

Robert Owen Bruney, Coach Bob, of Colerain, OH, passed away July 8, 2019. Bob was born June 6, 1942, in Wheeling, WV, the son of the late Charles W. and Goldie Bartza Bruney. Bob leaves behind Judith N. Bruney, three sons, Thomas L. (Shannon) of Phoenix, AZ, Robert D. (Ellie) of Colerain and ...

Clifton E. Yocum Sr.

Clifton E. Yocum Sr., 79, of Cameron, W.Va., died Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Reynolds Memorial Hospital. He was born October 24, 1939, in Moundsville, W.Va., a son of the late Gilbert and Dorothy (Holiday) Yocum. He was retired from the Bethlehem Coal Company in Van, W.Va., and attended the ...

Paul “Blaine” Wayt

Paul “Blaine” Wayt, 89, of Moundsville, WV, died Monday, July 8, 2019, at Reynolds Memorial Hospital. He was born September 23, 1929 in Moundsville, a son of the late Paul H. and Sadie Gray Wayt. Blaine was retired from the former Fostoria Glass Co., after 38 years of service and also ...

Charles “Levi” E. Wood

Charles “Levi” E. Wood, 31, of New Martinsville died Saturday. Visitation 2-8 p.m. Friday, Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home, New Martinsville; service 11 a.m. Saturday.

Delores “Jackie” Staten

Delores “Jackie” Staten, of New Athens, Ohio, died Monday. Friends may call Friday 4-7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to noon at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where services will be held Saturday at noon.

Martha Sue Hamilton Dyer

Martha Sue Hamilton Dyer, 74, of Wintersville, OH, formerly of Follansbee, WV passed away July 8, 2019 at Dixon Health Care. She was born December 21, 1944 in Wheeling, WV to the late Homer and Freda Christman Hamilton. In addition to her parents she was preceded by two brothers. She is ...

JoAnn Post Lilley

JoAnn Post Lilley, 88, of West Alexander, died Sunday, July 7, 2019 at home. She was born November 18, 1930 in Claysville, the daughter of the late Samuel Earle Post and Mary Nellie Canan Post. JoAnn was a 1948 graduate of Claysville High School and was employed at Hancher’s Truck Stop, ...

Dorcas Jean Wheeler Criswell

Dorcas Jean Wheeler Criswell, 80, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Wheeling Hospital. She was born July 5, 1939, in Wheeling, WV, daughter of the late Telford Wheeler and Virginia Watson Wheeler Taylor. Dorcas was a 1958 graduate of Wheeling High School. She went on ...

Walter Dean DeGarmo, Sr.

Walter Dean DeGarmo, Sr., 84, of Wellsburg died Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Visitation Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 11 a.m. until service at 1 p.m. at Mullenbach Funeral Home, Follansbee.

Steven Scot Spencer

Steven Scot Spencer, born October 7, 1957, died June 19, 2019. Steve grew up in the small town of Middlebourne, W.Va., where he enjoyed his summers riding his bike in the green hills and hoped for enough snow in winter to go sledding. Steve majored in music education at West Liberty ...

Victor Charles Smith Sr.

Victor Charles Smith Sr., 75, of Wellsburg, WV died suddenly on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Trinity West Hospital in Steubenville, OH. Born on June 28, 1944 in Steubenville, OH a son of the late Clarence B. Smith and Gladys (Crago) Ford whom passed away on June 19, 2019. Victor graduated from ...

Robert A. “Bob” Pastorius Jr.

Robert A. “Bob” Pastorius Jr., 79, of McMechen, WV, died July 6, 2019, at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital and Geriatric Center Center in Wheeling, WV. He was born June 4, 1940, in Wheeling, WV to the late Robert A. and Mildred (Kane) Pastorius. Bob was a Christian by faith, and was a ...

Albert E. “Gene” Beckett

Albert E. “Gene” Beckett, 71, of Shadyside died July 7, 2019. Visitation Thursday 1-8 p.m. at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home, Shadyside; funeral 11 a.m. Friday.

Libby Deaton

Libby Deaton, 82, of New Athens, Ohio, died Sunday. Friends may call Thursday 4-8 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. Services Friday at 11 a.m. at New Athens United Methodist Church.

Russell B. Ratcliffe

Russell B. Ratcliffe, 85, resident of Wheeling, WV, died Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Peterson Healthcare and Rehabilitation Hospital. He was born in Wheeling, on April 27, 1934, son of the late James and Louverna Bowers Ratcliffe. Russell was a retired service technician with the NCR Company ...

Evelyn Marie Kulhawik

Evelyn Marie Kulhawik, 90, of Pickerington, formerly Dillonvale, died July 6, 2019. Funeral services will be held Thursday, at 11 a.m., at the Wilson Funeral Home, Dillonvale.

Donnie L. Rose

Donnie L. Rose, 78, of New Martinsville, WV, died Sunday. Visitation: 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home, New Martinsville, service: 11 a.m., Wednesday, burial Northview Cemetery.

Lucille V. Kinsey

Lucille V. Kinsey, 80, of New Matamoras, OH, passed away Sunday. Calling Hours 4-8 p.m., Tuesday, Funeral Service 11 a.m., Wednesday, at the Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield, OH. www.bauerturner.com.

George Campbell

George Campbell, 82, of Cadiz, died Saturday. Friends may call Tuesday, 2-7 p.m., at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where services will be held Wednesday, at 11 a.m.

John James Hruschak, Sr.

John James Hruschak, Sr., 73, of Follansbee, WV, died July 6, 2019 at home. There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be planned in the near future at the convenience of the family.