Obituaries

Benny Thomas Peters, 78

SALEM —Benny Thomas Peters of Alton St. in East Liverpool passed away at the Salem North Health Center on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, following a lengthy illness. 78 years old, Benny was a son of the late Joseph and Nancy Johnston Peters. He was born in Ohioville on Nov.15, 1939. A retired ...

Alice E. Flesch, 90

EAST LIVERPOOL — Alice E. Flesch, of Martin Street in East Liverpool, passed away Friday, Oct. 5, 2018 at her home. She was 90. A daughter of the late Frank and Jennie Peterson Rough, she was born at home in Wellsville on March 18, 1928. She attended East Liverpool schools. For over 25 ...

Marchia Posey

EAST LIVERPOOL – Marchia A. Posey, 62, of East Liverpool, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Boardman. Born Sept. 23, 1956, in East Liverpool, she was a daughter of the late Richard and Janet Harris Barnes. A 1974 graduate of East Liverpool High School, she was ...

Donald Wright

EAST LIVERPOOL — Donald William Wright, 72, of East Liverpool, passed away Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, at his home, following a battle with cancer. Born Aug. 31, 1946, in East Liverpool, he is a son of the late Mary Flowers Wright Call and Donald Wright. A 1965 graduate of East Liverpool ...

Esther Knight

TORONTO — Esther Louise Knight, 94, of Toronto, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at Valley Hospice Care Center, Steubenville. She was a daughter of the late Marion “Mose” Rawson and Margaret (Rosenberger) Rawson She was a member of the Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church of ...

Steffany Obenour

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Steffany Jo Klingel) Obenour, 52, formerly of Lisbon, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at The Good Samaritan Society in Daytona Beach, Fla., following a lengthy illness. Born Nov. 7, 1965, in Warren, Ohio, she was a daughter of Carol Sprouse Porter and the late ...

Catherine Canel

CHESTER WV. —Catherine A. Canel, 73 of Chester passed away at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, following a lengthy illness. Born in Pittsburgh on May 15, 1945, she was a daughter of the late Alquin Mitchell and Loretta Brady Eller. Her loving family includes ...

Helen C. Young Heiney, 85

ZELLWOOD, Fla. — Helen C. Heiney —“Sister” died peacefully at her home in Zellwood, Fla. on Sept. 22, 2018, at the age of 85. She was born Jan. 29, 1933 in Jefferson County to the late William (Pappy) Young and the late Beaulah (Mammy) McConnell. She graduated from Irondale High ...

James Duane Stone, 66

SAVANNAH, Ga. — James Duane Stone, 66, passed away Sept. 20, 2018 in Savannah, Ga. Born Nov. 19, 1951, in East Liverpool, he was the son of the late Duane Stone and Iris (Elkins) McComas. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Carter and ...

Rudolph Nagy

WEIRTON — Rudolph “Rudy” Nagy, 91 of Weirton passed away at the Weirton Geriatric Center on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018. Born in Weirton on May 24, 1927, he was the last of ten children born to John and Helen Medve Nagy. Mr. Nagy retired as an operator from Weirton Steel. He was a veteran ...