Obituaries

FRANK TEMPLE

Frank Temple Jr. 85, of Moundsville, a lifelong resident of Cameron, WV, passed away Monday, March 5, 2018 in Reynolds Memorial Hospital. Frank was born November 7, 1932 in Greene County, Pa. son of the late Frank Temple Sr. and Mary Brink Temple. He was a retired coal miner of Humphrey ...

ROSEMARY VILLANOVA

ROSEMARY VILLANOVA Rosemary Villanova, 87, of Wheeling, died Monday, March 5, 2018 at her home. She was born October 7, 1930 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late J. William and Elizabeth Saunders Wilhelm. Rosemary was a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy Class of 1948, retired from ...

SHIRLEY GODDARD

Shirley Louise Goddard Wallace, 72, of Wellsburg, W.Va. passed away March 3, 2018 at home. Shirley was born July 30, 1945 in Beech Bottom, W.Va. to the late Wilbert “Jake” and Zeda Miller Goddard. She was a homemaker and a Christian by faith. In addition to her parents she was ...

CLEMENT SCHMITT

Dr. Clement A. Schmitt VMD, passed away December 6, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, March 10, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Wheeling. The Mass will begin at 11 a.m. with a luncheon to follow at the Angelus Center. All are welcome.

ROBERT KENNEDY

Robert R. Kennedy Jr., 78, of Cameron, died Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Acuity Specialty Hospital, Bellaire, Ohio. He was born January 8, 1940 in Waynesburg, Pa. Robert was a retired sprinkler fitter with Local #669 and a Christian by Faith. He was preceded in death by his wife: Sandra ...

LEWIS TICHNELL

Lewis F. “Butch” Tichnell, age 75, of Moundsville formerly of Newburg, W.Va. died Friday. Visitation Monday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home and Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville, W.Va. Friends will then be received on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until time of service at 2 ...

BEATRICE HENTHORN

Beatrice Henthorn, 83, of Sistersville, Tyler Highway, departed this life Saturday, March 3, 2018 in OVMC, Wheeling. She was born in New Martinsville a daughter of the late Anna Holcraft. Bee was a homemaker, she loved feeding the birds and doing crossword puzzles. She was a member of ...

ROBERT COTTRILL

Robert Cottrill “Pap”, 76, of Waverly, W.Va. died March 3, 2018. Visitation 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Myers Funeral Home, Sistersville.

JOHN WALTERS

John Ivan Walters, 83, of Moundsville, W.Va., passed away Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Wheeling Hospital. Arrangements pending at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Moundsville, W.Va.

HAROLD CAMPBELL

MSGT Harold Campbell Jr., USAF Retired, 87, of Follansbee, W.Va., died Sunday. Viewing Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday 10 til Service at 11 a.m. at the James Funeral Home, Follansbee.

ELIZABETH WARRICK

Elizabeth Warrick, 71, of Brilliant, Ohio, died March 1, 2018. Visitation, noon Monday until 2 p.m. service, Schuetz Funeral Home, Mingo Junction.

GEORGE SHEBA

George Sheba, 81, of Powhatan Point, OH, was welcomed into the arms of his savior March 1, 2018. George was born June 20, 1936, in Bellaire, OH, a son of the late Joseph and Mary (Moraviz) Sheba. He was retired from the former Ferro Alloy Corporation and was a Catholic by faith. He devoted ...

JOYCE MADRID

Joyce A. Madrid, 71, of Port St. Lucie, FL, passed away February 25, 2018 at her residence. Born in Wheeling, WV, she was a resident of Florida for several years. Prior to retirement, Sally was a Secretary/ Bookkeeper for I.B.E.W. Mrs. Madrid was preceded in death by her husband, ...

LAWRENCE HARDWAY

Lawrence “Larry” Hardway I, 57, of Bellaire, died Tuesday. Private services and interment at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Grisell Funeral Home, Bellaire.

LUCIA SCHRAMM-PURPURA

Lucia Schramm-Purpura, 88, of Wheeling, W.Va. died Thursday, March 1, 2018 in Manning, S.C. She was born December 13, 1929, in Monteparano, Italy, a daughter of the late Mike and Katherina (Vizzaro) Rizzo. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Wheeling, the Wheeling ...

DR. CLEMENT SCHMITT

Dr. Clement A. Schmitt VMD, passed away December 6, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, March 10, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Wheeling. The Mass will begin at 11 a.m. with a luncheon to follow at the Angelus Center. All are welcome.

DR. RATHIN MITRA

Dr. Rathin Mitra, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away at age 81 on February 17, 2018. Rathin immigrated to the United States from Kolkata, India in 1962. After earning a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Rathin went on to earn a Ph.D. in Microbiology. He was a beloved professor of ...

SUE STRAHL

Leona Ivy “Sue” Strahl, 73, of Flushing, OH, died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, at Liza’s Place in Wheeling, WV, while surrounded by her family She was born May 19, 1944, in Lafferty, OH, a daughter of the late Joseph William Kutcher and Amanda Ivy Hartman Kutcher. She was a member ...

KENNETH BROWN

Kenneth Brown of Barnesville died Feb. 27, 2018. Visitation, 10 a.m. Tuesday until noon, Toothman Funeral Home,Jacobsburg.

ARCHIE MINOR

Archie E. Minor, 82, of Piqua passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at 2:35 p.m. Friday, March 2, 2018, at the Dayton VA Hospice Unit. He was born Jan. 6, 1936, in Tyler County, WV, to the late Fountain and Lucille (Starcher) Minor. He married Faye M. Crawford April 20, 1955, ...