Obituaries

GARY WRIGHT

S. Gary Wright, 80, of Moundsville, WV died Tuesday, January 15, 2019 in Wheeling Hospital. He was born June 21, 1938 in Cameron, WV, the son of the late Charles L. and Lillian E. Howard Wright. He was a US Navy Veteran; a retired employee from Tri-State Electric & Machine; a former ...

BARBARA KLUG

Barbara Frances Klug, 79, of Wheeling, died Monday, January 14, 2019 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, surrounded by her loving family. She was born March 27, 1939, in Wheeling, WV, a daughter of the late William and Ethel Schaffner Yeager. Barbara was co-owner- operator of Klug’s Greenhouse ...

MICHAEL DEMCHAK

Michael J. Demchak, 83, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at Liza’s Place. He was born June 2, 1935, in Mt. Carmel, Pa., son of the late Michael and Mary Feltovich Demchak. He is survived by his loving wife, Mildred Soos Demchak; twin daughters, Julia (Carl) Bickler of ...

RODNEY “ROE” KEREKES SR.

Rodney Alexander “Roe” Kerekes Sr., 81, of Moundsville, WV died on Sunday, January 13, 2019, in Wheeling Hospital. He was born on September 2, 1937, in Primrose, PA son of the late John and Mamie Lugaila Kerekes. Roe was a member of Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church, the Knights of ...

AMY STEPHENS

Our beloved daughter, Amy Renee Stephens, 45, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away January 15, 2019 surrounded by family. She was born September 5, 1973, a daughter of Jerald (Jerry) and Deborah (Bonar) Stephens. Amy was a member of Allen Grove Presbyterian Church and worked at W.A.T.C.H. for ...

HENRY TOFAUTE JR.

Henry John “Jay” Tofaute, Jr., 79, of Williamstown, WV, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Arrangements were held at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

MICHAEL HANLE

Michael “Tatoo Mike” Hanle, 49, of Steubenville, OH passed on January 12, 2019. Visitation 4-8 p.m. on Saturday January 19, at Schuetz Funeral Home 235 Clifton Ave. Mingo Jct.

CHRIS BARNHART

CHRIS BARNHART Chris Lloyd Barnhart, 73, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away at 11:35 a.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at Mary Jane Brooks Valley Hospice Care Center North, Steubenville, OH. Chris was born on October 18, 1945 in Wellsburg, WV. He was the son of the late Arthur Barnhart and Ida ...

GUY BELLANCO

Guy Thomas Bellanco, Sr., 61, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Monday, January 14, 2019 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV. He was born April 3, 1957, in Wheeling, WV, son of Frank and Pauline Bellanco of Elm Grove, WV. Guy was a sheet metal worker, Local Union 33 Wheeling District, at East ...

RONALD HENRY

Ronald A. Henry, age 67 of Cameron, WV died Monday, January 14, 2019 in Wheeling Hospital Medical Park, Wheeling, WV. He was born December 30, 1951 in Wetzel County, WV the son of the late Lawrence Floyd and Virginia Ethel Hall Henry. He was an employee with Wheeling News Register. In ...

BETTY CLAYPOOL

Betty Jane Claypool, 89, of Tridelphia, WV, passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. Betty was born June 17, 1929 to the late George and Jane (Goff) Nicholson. In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her first husband, Arley John ...

BONNIE NASSIF

Bonnie Craig Nassif, 78, of Triadelphia, WV passed away at Liza’s Place to be with the Lord. Bonnie was a strong Christian with an extremely strong faith. She was never afraid. She was a media member of the Jimmy Swaggert Ministries. She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, ...

CHARLES WELLMAN

Charles “Rodney” Wellman, 76, of Glen Dale, W.Va., died Sunday, January 13, 2019 in Reynolds Memorial Hospital. He was born March 30, 1942, in Glen Dale, a son of the late Charles and Mary Josephine Carmichael Wellman. He worked for Lowes and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. In ...

BERNIE PEACE

Bernie Kinzel Peace, 85, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Monday January 14, 2019 in Wheeling Hospital. At Bernie’s request there will be no visitation. A memorial service to celebrate Bernie’s life is being planned for the spring. Arrangements by Kepner Funeral Home, 900 ...

AMY STEPHENS

Amy Renee Stephens, 45, of Glen Dale, WV, died Tuesday January 15, 2019 in Peterson Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby Vance Chapels, Moundsville.

BARBARA KLUG

Barbara Frances Klug, 79, of Mt. Olivet, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. Arrangements are pending at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove.

RONALD CLARK

Ronald Clark, 72, of Adena, OH, died Monday, January 14, 2019, at Valley Hospice, in Steubenville, OH. Arrangements are pending with the Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena, OH.

WILLIAM DOTY

William Doty, 71, of Barnesville died Monday. Visitation Friday 10 a.m. until service at 2 p.m. at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, Barnesville.

MARIAN MASTERS

Marian F. Masters, 64, of Bellaire, died Jan. 11. Visitation Friday 4-8 p.m. at Toothman Funeral Home in Jacobsburg, Ohio where services will be Saturday at 11 a.m.

JOHN “JACK” SCHAUB

John “Jack” Addison Schaub, 77, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 11, 2019 at Duke University Hospital. Born in Wheeling, WV, he was the husband of Linda Willard Schaub and the son of the late Charles Schaub and Anna Addison Schaub. He was a graduate of Central Catholic ...