Obituaries

JOHN CALHOUN

John Charles Calhoun, 50, of Weirton, passed away Dec. 13, 2018, at his home. Funeral services at noon Monday at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton.

JAMES KINNISON

James C. Kinnison, 71, of Piedmont, formerly of Bridgeport, died December 13, 2018, at OVMC Wheeling. He was born January 10, 1947, in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late George and Elizabeth (Caruth) Kinnison. James was a retired electrician for IBEW Local #141 in Wheeling, in which he served ...

EDWARD MILLIGAN

Edward A. Milligan, 57, Barnesville, died Friday. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Monday at Campbell-Plumly- Milburn Funeral Home, Barnesville, Ohio. Service Tuesday at 1 p.m.

CHARLES HUONKER

Charles L. “Chuck” Huonker, 62, of Bridgeport died Dec. 14, 2018, at his home. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Road, Brookside.

SHIRLEY HENRY

Shirley Kay (Wagner) Henry, 69 of Bloomingdale, died Dec. 13, 2018. Visitation 4-7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee.

ANDREW WEISAL

Andrew C. “Pooch” Weisal, 80, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV. He was born August 21, 1938, in Wheeling, WV, son of the late Arthur W. and Laura Marie Ferdinand Weisal. He was a 1956 graduate of Triadelphia High School, and ...

CARL RYAN

Carl Everett Ryan, 87, went to be with the Lord December 13, 2018, with his wife and family by his side, at his home, in Adena, OH. He was born July 22, 1931, in Martins Ferry, OH, the son of the late Paul and Margaret Mohney. Carl was preceded in death by grandparents, Charles and ...

ZELDA SIMMS

Zelda May Simms, 84, of York, SC, died Dec. 13, 2018, in Charlotte, NC. She was born October 4, 1934, and is formerly of Wheeling. Palmetto Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

KAREN WILEY

After a brave battle with ovarian cancer, Moundsville, WV native Karen Sue Wiley died on December 12, 2018, at her home in Richmond, Texas at the age of 62. She leaves behind her husband, Bruce Wiley; her son, Patrick (Caitlin) Wiley; her daughter Brenna (Denise) Blackburn; and her ...

HAROLE HARPER-KERR

Harole Ann Harper-Kerr, 75 of Muncie, IN and Follansbee, WV died Dec. 12, 2018. Graveside service held at St. Johns Cemetery in Colliers. Mullenbach Funeral Home.

RICHARD WILLIAMS

Richard “Dick” Williams, 76, of Bellaire, formerly of Powhatan Point. Visitation Monday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday. Bauknecht-Altmeyer FH, Powhatan Point, OH.

THOMAS HENDERSON

Thomas “Hank” Henderson, 64, of Moundsville, died Dec. 14, 2018, at home. No visitation. Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Moundsville.

MARGARET HUMPHREY

Margaret Marie Humphrey, 91, of Colerain, Ohio, passed away, Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV. She was born May 19, 1927, a daughter of the late William Lester and Lillian Olive (Anderson) Matthews. Margaret was a volunteer at Ohio Valley Medical Center since ...

EUGENE NICKERSON

Eugene Edward Nickerson, 76, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Dec. 12, 2018, at Wheeling Hospital. Survived by four children. Schuetz Funeral home is assisting the family.

Be Grateful for Gifts

Editor, News-Register: As the Christmas season is upon us, many of our “gifts” are not found in a store or under our tree Some of our greatest gifts are: Hearing: Many will never know the sound of children laughing, birds singing, listening to Christmas music etc. Sight: Many will ...

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BETTY KRIECHBAUM

Betty Louise Kriechbaum, 84, of Barnesville, Ohio went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Barnesville Hospital. She was born on June 7, 1934 in Captina, West Virginia to the late Charles Brown and Maddlyn (Kelly) Richardson. Betty was a retired cook from Barnesville ...

RONALD MALIN

Ronald G. Malin, 79, of Adena, OH, died, Friday, December 14, 2018, at Liza’s Place, in Wheeling, WV. Friends will be received to pay tribute to Ron and celebrate his life on Sunday, December 16th from 2-8 at the Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena, OH, with a wake service at 7:30 with ...

CARL RYAN

Carl E. Ryan, 87, of Adena, OH, died Thursday, December 13, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are pending with Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena, OH.

BRENTON MURPHY

Brenton Dennis Murphy passed away peacefully surrounded by family on December 9, 2018 after a courageous and hard fought battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. He leaves behind his 8 year old son, Liam Connor Murphy, who is his greatest love and proudest accomplishment. Brent will be missed ...