Obituaries

BARBARA POWELL

Barbara J. Powell (Johnson), 83, of New Martinsville, WV, died Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in New Martinsville. Barbara was born on June 16, 1935, in Marshall County, WV, daughter of the late Albert and Genevieve Johnson. She was a graduate of Sherrard High School and of Glenville State ...

ELIZABETH LEONARD

Elizabeth Ann Antolich Materkoski Leonard, 96, of Benwood, WV, died March 19, 2019, at Care Haven Nursing Home. She was born November 12, 1922, the daughter of the late Peter Martin Antolich and Anna Fodor Antolich. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband, ...

JUDITH DUVALL

Judith L. Duvall, 59, of St. Clairsville, OH, died March 20, 2019, at Wheeling Hospital. She was born February 11, 1960, in Weirton, WV, a daughter of the late Steve and Olga (Connovich) Kowalik. Judith was the Department Head of Radiology at Ohio Valley Medical Center and East Ohio ...

BARBARA MAGNONE

Barbara A. Magnone, 84, died March 21, 2019. Visitation Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Toothman Funeral Home, St. Clairsville, where services will be Saturday at 1 p.m.

JAMES McBETH

James McBeth, 75, of New Athens, died Wednesday. Visitation Saturday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. Service Sunday at 11 a.m.

JOHN CHAMBERS

John Chambers, 35, of Cameron. Visitation Friday 4-8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, 39 Maple Avenue, Cameron, WV. Services Saturday at 11:30 a.m.

CLYDE PLANTS

Clyde Plants’ memorial service is Sunday, March 24, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. at the Weirton Salvation Army, Cove Road, Weirton, WV 26062.

GLORIA OWENS

Gloria Stewart Benson George Owens, 78, of Wellsburg, WV, formerly of Follansbee, WV, passed away March 20, 2019, at Valley Haven Geriatric Center, Wellsburg, WV. Gloria was born July 18, 1940, in Wellsburg, WV, to the late Albert and Lola McGorty Stewart. She was a member of the Apostolics ...

DeANNA RITER

DeAnna Ruth Riter, 79, of Indian Creek Road, Alma, WV, departed this life Monday, March 18, 2019, in Wheeling Hospital. She was born December 4, 1939, in Tyler County, a daughter of the late Perley Edward and BeEtta Spencer Underwood. DeAnna was a retired employee of Weirton Medical ...

WILMA TUCKER

Wilma June Tucker, 85, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at CAMC Memorial Hospital in Charleston, WV, surrounded by family. She was born June 25, 1933, a daughter of the late Austin Dayton and Neva (Hall) Barker. Wilma was an active member in the Nazarene Church, ...

MARY ROSE JEFFERS

Mary Rose Jeffers, 86, of Weirton, WV, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at the Weirton Medical Center. She was born May 16, 1932, in Warnock, OH, the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary Barovsky Fodor. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Charles Melville ...

DENNIS ISAACS

Dennis Eugene Isaacs, 67, of New Martinsville, WV, was called to umpire a greater game Tuesday, March 19, 2019, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Dennis was born February 7, 1952, in New Martinsville; son of Dorothy (Wagner) Isaacs and the late Paul E. Isaacs. He was a ...

ELIZABETH LEONARD

Elizabeth Ann Antolich Materkoski Leonard, 96, of Benwood, WV, passed away peacefully in Belmont, WV, on March 19, 2019. Services will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at 11 a.m., at Kepner Funeral Home, 1308 Chapline Street, Wheeling, WV 26003. Final arrangements pending with Kepner ...

CLYDE PLANTS

Clyde Dean Plants, 71, of Wellsburg, WV, passed March 18, 2019. There will be no visitation. Online condolences at ReasnerOfWellsburg.com.

JOHN CHAMBERS

John Chambers, 35, of Cameron, WV, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Family will receive friends Friday, March 22, 2019, from 4-8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 39 Maple Avenue, Cameron, WV, where services will be held Saturday, March 23 at 11:30 a.m., ...

RODNEY KEREKES SR.

Rodney Alexander “Roe” Kerekes Sr., 81, of Moundsville, WV, died on Sunday, January 13, 2019, in Wheeling Hospital. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2019, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Moundsville, with Rev. That Son Ngoc Nguyen as ...

STANLEY WILK

Stanislaw (Stanley) Josef Wilk, 93, died on March 19, 2019. Visitation at Wilson Funeral Home, Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.; service at 2 p.m. Burial at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Saturday at 10 a.m.

JAMES FIGURSKI

James “Ed” Figurski, 86, of Adena, OH, died, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at Wheeling Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena, OH.

THOMAS GRIBBEN

Thomas Joseph Gribben, 81, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at his residence. Thomas was born on March 17, 1937, in Wheeling, son of the late Thomas Arthur and Marie (Kammer) Gribben. He was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael Holy Name Society, ...

GEORGE NIGGEMYER

George Leo Niggemyer, 84, of Zanesville, died at 11:47 a.m. Monday, March 18, 2019, at the Genesis Morrison House Hospice following an extended illness. He was born December 21, 1934, in Wheeling, WV, the son of Bernard Niggemyer Sr. and Helen Catherine Kerkhoff Niggemyer. George was a ...