Obituaries

Barbara Lynn Youngblood, 55

SALINEVILLE - Barbara Lynn Youngblood, 55, passed away at 3:35 p.m. Saturday, March 24, 2018 at West Penn Hospital following a lengthy illness. She had been a lifelong area resident but most recently resided in Salineville. A daughter of the late William Robert and Carlene Stone Beckwith, ...

Judith Lynn Stackhouse, 75

CHESTER, WV—Judith Lynn Stackhouse, 75 of Chester passed away unexpectedly at her home on Friday, March 23, 2018. A lifelong resident of Chester, Judy was born in East Liverpool on April 9, 1942, to the late Eugene and Martha Allison Stackhouse. She retired as assistant vice president ...

John Thompson

EAST LIVERPOOL – John “Bird” Neal Thompson Jr., 28, passed away, suddenly, on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Born May 7, 1989, in East Liverpool, he was a son of John N. Thompson Sr. of East Liverpool, and Ginnie Davis of Niles. Survivors include his daughter, Lanae; stepmother, Rachel; ...

John Sousa

TORONTO —John Phillip Sousa, age 60 of Toronto. OH passed away suddenly Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH. He was born June 28, 1957 in Akron, OH. He was the son of the late Raymond Harry Sousa and Margaret Kathleen (McCourt) Sousa. He was a ...

James Beattie

FALLENTIMBER , PA—James W. “Jay” Beattie, Jr., 44, passed away early Friday morning from injuries sustained in a pickup truck accident on the Ohio turnpike. He was born Jan. 22, 1974 in Sewickley, Pa, a son of James W. Beattie, Sr. and the late Donna L. (Bonach) Beattie. He worked as ...

Lyla Thorne

SUMMITVILLE– Lyla F. Bryan Thorne, 77, passed away late Friday evening March 23, 2018 at the Minerva Elder Care Center in Minerva, Ohio. Lyla was born August 5, 1940, in Salineville, Ohio, a daughter of the late Eugene and Margaret Hambach Bryan. She was a graduate of Carrollton High ...

Lucy Graham

TORONTO — Lucy Virginia Graham, 89, of Toronto, Ohio, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville. Born June 8, 1928, in Toronto, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Giovannia (De Falco) Lanave. Catholic by faith, she had worked at KMart in ...

John Sousa

TORONTO — John Phillip Sousa, 60, passed away, suddenly, on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Visitation is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, at Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto. Graveside service at Osage Cemetery, Toronto, immediately following.

Tina Jones

COLUMBUS – Tina Marie Pack Jones, 54, passed away at 4:53 a.m. Thursday, March 22, 2018, at Mount Carmel East Hospital, Columbus, following a lengthy illness. Born April 25, 1963, in Huntington, W.Va., she was a daughter of Ellie Smith Pack of East Liverpool and the late Edward Daniel Pack ...

Robert Lee Conkle I, 84

CHESTER — Robert Lee Conkle I, a lifelong resident of Chester passed away at the Stone Pear Pavilion on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, after failing health for the past couple of years. He was born at home on the family farm near Chester on May 18, 1933. 84 years old, he was a son of the late ...