Obituaries

A. RICHARD SOBRAY JR.

A. Richard Sobray Jr., 78, of Nacogdoches, TX, passed away Wednesday Feb. 6, 2019 unexpectedly in Houston, TX. He was born Oct. 9, 1940, in Wheeling, WV, to the late Dutch and Scotty Sobray. He was a graduate of Warwood High School in 1958. He was preceded in death by sister, Beverly ...

FATHER CHARLES MASCOLINO

Retired Diocese of Steubenville priest Father Charles E. Mascolino, 92, passed away peacefully on Feb. 8 while staying at the Carriage Inn in Steubenville. Born June 30, 1926, in Steubenville, Father Charles is preceded in death by his parents, Anthony and Antonia Tortorice Mascolino; five ...

WILLIAM PAUL GODDARD

Our beloved Bill returned to his loving Father’s arms on Dec. 18, 2018 at the Medical University of Charleston, South Carolina. He was surrounded and eternally loved by his wife Kathy and their children, Annie (Stu), Paul, Rob (Shannon), grandson Riley (Pa Pa’s buddy in life) along with ...

GREGORY FROMHART

Gregory F. “Shad” Fromhart, 64, of Moundsville, WV, died Monday, February 11, 2019 at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV while comforted by his loving family. He was born April 13, 1954, in Glen Dale, WV, the son of the late Frederick and Betty (Black) Fromhart. He was a ...

DELORES BLAKE-DOBBS

Delores Blake-Dobbs, 73, of Greene Twp., died peacefully Monday, February 11, 2019, in the comfort of her home with family at her side. She was born July 11, 1945, in Cameron, West. Virginia, to the late Charles Nelson and Mary Leota (Simms) Durbin. A homemaker, Delores was an avid ...

JAY STASKEY

Jay M. Staskey, 58, died Feb. 8, 2019 at his home. Friends will be received Friday, Feb. 15 from noon until time of service at 2 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, Bridgeport, OH.

DWIGHT JEFFREY

Dwight Jeffrey of Point Pleasant, WV, died on January 18, 2019. He was born near Toronto, OH, in 1929 to John G. and Lena Jeffrey. He was preceded in death by brothers John and Wayne and sister Gail. Dwight’s surviving sister, Rosalie Jeffrey Coxen, resides in Weirton, WV. With ...

BONNA JO LINEBERGER

Bonna Jo Lineberger, 56, of McMechen, died Sunday, February 10, 2019, in Wheeling Hospital. Bonna was born October 10, 1962, in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Donald Earl and Rose Dolak Lineberger. Bonna was a member of First Christian Church, McMechen. In addition to her parents ...

STEPHEN DOLFI

Stephen Jay Dolfi, 71, died Feb. 11, 2019. Services Friday at 11 a.m., at the Meadowbrook Church of God. Arrangements by the Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, OH.

ALFRED BATTISTELLI

Alfred L. Battistelli, 93, of Bellaire, Ohio, died Monday, February 11, 2019 at his home. He was born August 5, 1925 in Bellaire, Ohio, a son of the late Alfonso and Vera Santavicca Battistelli. Alfred was a retired heavy equipment operator for the former Power City Heating and Plumbing ...

RICHARD QUINN

Richard Lee Quinn, 68, passed away on Feb. 9, 2019. Visitation will be on Friday at Schuetz Funeral Home, Mingo Jct., OH, from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m.

MICHAEL LANCASTER

Michael Lancaster, 44, of Sistersville, WV, died Feb. 10, 2019. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Thursday with services at 1 p.m. on Friday at Myers Funeral Home.

CHARLES BOSTON

Charles Roger Boston, 43, of Powhattan Point, OH, passed away on February 10, 2019 at home. Schuetz Funeral Home is assisting the family.

MARK BELL

Mark Joseph Bell, 56, of Wheeling, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry, OH. He was born March 25, 1962, in Wheeling, son of the late Charles and Rose Marie Uhrin Bell. Mark was a graduate of Franciscan University. He was a customer service ...

GEORGE MANNING

George “Ice” Marvin Manning, 78, of Glen Dale WV, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019, at Wheeling Hospital. He was born March 15, 1940 in Wheeling, WV. George was a 1959 graduate of Union High School, member of St. Jude Catholic Church, former member of the Garibaldi Lodge in ...

DELORES BLAKE-DOBBS

Delores Blake-Dobbs, 73, of Greene Twp., died peacefully Monday, February 11, 2019, in the comfort of her home with family at her side. She was born July 11, 1945, in Cameron, West. Virginia, to the late Charles Nelson and Mary Leota (Simms) Durbin. A homemaker, Delores was an avid ...

LORA BISHOP

Lora Jeanette Dean Bishop entered eternal life on Saturday, February 9, 2019, at Good Shepherd Nursing Home. The daughter of the late William and Gertrude Dean, Lora was born on September 2, 1927, in Elm Grove, WV. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of ...

MICHAEL FEDCZAK

Michael Edward Fedczak, 75, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Saturday February 9, 2019 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home. He was born April 5, 1943, in Wheeling, WV, son of the late Michael M. Fedczak and Alice Woodfin Howard. He was a retired journeyman electrician for IBEW Local 141 for 43 years ...

GEORGE POST

George E. Post, 76, of Middlebourne, WV, died Friday, February 8, 2019 at his residence. He was born on November 20, 1942, in Newport News, VA, a son of the late Raymond E. and Virginia Keppner Post. George came to Tyler County in 1983 after retiring from Chrysler Stamping, Twinsburg, OH, ...

DEREK HILL

Derek Steven Hill, 37, of Toronto, OH, passed away Feb. 9, 2019. Visitation Wednesday from 2-5 p.m., with services to follow at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV.