Obituaries

WILLIAM HILL

William Lee Hill, 70, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away Monday, January 15, 2018, in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. He was born September 1, 1947 in Wheeling, W.Va., a son of the late Thomas and Marjorie Hill Galloway and Alice Hill. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in ...

BRIAN FISCHER

Brian Roy Fischer, 49, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Monday, January 15, 2018, at the Bridgeport Health Care Center in Bridgeport, W.Va. Brian was born in Wheeling, W.Va. on July 24, 1968, a son to Roy Donald and Doris Jean (Shaffer) Fischer. Brian was preceded in death by his father and ...

ESTHER BOOTH

Esther Jane (Och) Snodgrass Booth, 94, formerly of Colerain, Ohio, died Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Emerald Pointe Nursing & Rehab, Barnesville, Ohio. She was born September 16, 1923 in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter of the late William and Elizabeth B. (Kelly) Och. She retired as ...

JOHN KULAVIK

John V. “Ku” Kulavik, 68, of Moundsville, W.Va., died Wednesday, January 17, 2018 in Liza’s Place, Wheeling, W.Va. He was born August 22, 1949 in Glen Dale, W.Va., the son of the late John and Jane Wharry Kulavik. He was a retired safety inspector from McElroy Mine; a member of VFW, ...

ROBERT REASBECK

Robert Hubert Reasbeck Jr., 79, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Tuesday January 16, 2018 at Donnell House, Washington, Pa. He was born June 1, 1938 in Martins Ferry, Ohio, son of the late Robert Hubert Sr. and Betty (Coleman) Reasbeck. Robert was a salesman for Overnite Transportation, a ...

MICHAEL CICCOLELLA

Michael Ciccolella, 59, of Weirton, W.Va., died Monday. Visitation 10 a.m. until noon service, Saturday, James Funeral Home, Follansbee, W.Va.

JANE SCHWERTFEGER

Jane Noyes Keller-Schwertfeger, 85, of Wheeling, W.Va., born April 14, 1932. On Sunday, January 14, 2018, Jane Noyes Keller-Schwertfeger, went to Heaven, where we are certain she is already dazzling all with her sweet smile and ornery wit. She was a dear mom, grandmother, great-grandmother ...

SPENCER DILLON

Spencer A. Dillon, 21, of Medina, Ohio, passed away suddenly Jan. 16, 2018. Spencer was born Feb. 14, 1996 to Richard Dillon and Heather (Parsons) Dillon. Spencer had a passion for music. He was extremely artistic and will be remembered for his creative mind. Spencer had a fondness for ...

JOSEPH HUTKAI

Joseph Hutkai, 98, of Tiltonsville, Ohio, died, Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, in Martins Ferry, Ohio. Joe was born on March 4, 1919, in Tiltonsville, Ohio to the late Andy and Elizabeth (Kopasz) Hutkai. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two ...

TERRY REYNOLDS

Terry “T.R.” Reynolds, 72, of Moundsville, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018. He was born November 26, 1945, in Moundsville, the son of the late Donald and Bessie O’Neil Reynolds. Terry was a shift supervisor for WestLake Chemical, New Martinsville, W.Va., formerly, ...

WILLIAM SELI

Rev. William Francis Seli, S.M., 86, died January 11, 2018 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling, W.Va. after a brief illness. Visitation will be held at the Chapel of Good Shepherd Nursing Home, 159 Edgington Lane, Wheeling, on Sunday, January 21, 2018 from 4-7 p.m. with a vigil service ...

MARY GORBY

Mary Louise Gorby, 82, of Moundsville, W.Va., passed way Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at home, with her loving family, Michael and Pamela, by her side. She was born March 18, 1935, a daughter of the late Wilford and Icie (Colvin) Smith. Mary attended the Antioch Christian Church for many ...

MARILYN BENNETT

Marylin Lou Bennett, 73, of West Liberty, W.Va., passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018, with her family by her side in Wheeling Hospital. She was born in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter to the late Herman and Ruth Pauline (Kellison) Ickler on March 3, 1944. In addition to her parents, she was ...

CATHERINE JOHNSON

Catherine Dittmer (Kay) Johnson, born May 29, 1942 in Pittsburgh, Pa., died Monday, January 15, 2018 in Wheeling surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Albert and Catherine Kanya Dittmer. She was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, Frank Edward Johnson in ...

WARREN CHAMBERS

Warren Beryl Chambers, 91, of Nauvoo Ridge Road, Glen Easton, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Beryl was born May 14, 1926 on Nauvoo Ridge, Marshall County, son of the late William and Lillie Dobbs Chambers. Beryl was ordained Father’s Day 1941 as a priest and served as a ...

NILA CLARK

Nila Jean (Millhouse) Clark, 60, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Sunday January 14, 2018 at Wheeling Hospital. She was born October 30, 1957 in Wheeling, daughter of the late Cecil and Caroline (Mayhugh) Millhouse. Nila was an avid Bingo player and loved spending time with her family and ...

RAY DAGUE

Ray G. Dague, 68, died January 10, 2018 peacefully at Park Health Center. Born January 19, 1949. He was a teacher in Ohio Valley Schools for 17 years at Wheeling Country Day and 15 years at John Marshall High School. Retired in 2014 as Marshall County’s Teacher of the Year. He had two ...

REV. WILLIAM SELI

Rev. William Francis Seli, S.M., 86, died January 11, 2018 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling, W.Va. after a brief illness. Visitation will be held at the Chapel of Good Shepherd Nursing Home, 159 Edgington Lane, Wheeling, on Sunday, January 21, 2018 from 4-7 p.m. with a vigil service ...

RICHARD KENNEDY

Richard Earl Kennedy, 64, of Moundsville, W.V. passed away Monday Jan. 15, 2018. Visitation Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at the Anderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1109 2nd St. Moundsville, W.V. from 11:30 a.m. until time of services at 1:30 p.m. officiating Pastor Sherry Burton. ...

LIONEL ROBINSON

Lionel W. “Rob” Robinson, 70, of Bridgeport, OH, died Monday, January 15, 2018 at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry, OH. He was born March 16, 1947 in Martins Ferry a son of Mary (Martin) Robinson and the late Lionel B. Robinson. He was retired from Ohio University Eastern ...