Obituaries

Elizabeth Meikle

Elizabeth (Betts) Meikle, 80

OWINGS, Md. — Elizabeth Maxine (Cunningham) Meikle, “Betts,” 80, died peacefully, in her sleep, on Jan. 9, 2018, after a lengthy illness, while residing with her daughter, Mary Beth Fitzgerald and family, in Owings, Md. Betts was born April 7, 1937, to the late Alexander and Jessie ...

Reed. Jim

Rev. James A. Reed, 80

STEUBENVILLE, OH. —Rev. James A. Reed of Newell passed peacefully in the presence of his loving family at the Valley Hospice Care Center North in Steubenville on Thursday, January 11, 2018, after a difficult struggle with cancer. 83 years old. Rev. Reed was born in Chester on Oct. 4, 1934, ...

Donald G. Bouscher

Donald G. Bouscher, 74

EAST LIVERPOOL — On Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 10, 2018, Donald G. “Don” Bouscher was greeted by his Heavenly Father, while surrounded by his wife of 54 years and their large and loving family. He stoically fought cancer for several years and died at his home at the age of 74. Born in ...

Josephine Castanet

Josephine Castanet, 92

EAST LIVERPOOL — Josephine Stella Nedzesky Castanet, 92, of East Liverpool, passed away at Calcutta Health Care Center with her family by her side on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. She was born to the late Anthony and Rose Nedzesky on March 15, 1925 in Mollenauer, Pa., now Bethel Park, Pa. Josie ...

Mary Fisher

Mary Fisher

EAST LIVERPOOL — Mary Kathryn “Kay” Fisher, 93, passed away suddenly Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 10, 2018 in East Liverpool City Hospital. A daughter of the late Will and Julia Costello Jordan, she was born in East Liverpool on March 22, 1924. Her husband, James A. Fisher, preceded ...

Donnie Bailey

EAST LIVERPOOL — Donnie L. Bailey, 80, of East Liverpool, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. Born April 25, 1937 in Matoka, W.Va., he was the son of the late Herman and Eloise (Ellis) Bailey. Mr. Bailey proudly served in the United States Navy. He was retired from Ohio Edison- First ...

Glendon Ikirt

LISBON — Glendon E. “Tiny” Ikirt, 99, formerly of Lisbon, passed away Thursday afternoon at Whispering Pines Village. Born May 9, 1918 in Elkrun Township, he was a son of the late Oscar L. and Mary E. (Cox) Ikirt. He worked as a pump builder at Crane-Deming Co. in Salem before ...

Service Schedule

Anna Robinson — 10:30 a.m. today at Dawson Funeral Home. Visitation one hour prior to service. Burial in St. Elizabeth Cemetery. June Cowart — 11 a.m. today at Greater Faith Family Worship Center, Industry, Pa. Andy Anderson — 5 p.m. today at Linsley-Royal Funeral Home, East Palestine. ...

Josephine Castanet

Josephine Castanet, 92

EAST LIVERPOOL — Josephine Stella Nedzesky Castanet, 92, of East Liverpool, passed away at Calcutta Health Care Center with her family by her side on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. She was born to the late Anthony and Rose Nedzesky on March 15, 1925 in Mollenauer, Pa., now Bethel Park, Pa. Josie ...

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Gloria D. Sprout, 85

SALEM — Gloria D. Sprout, 85 of Chester passed away at the Salem Regional Medical Center on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2017, following a lengthy illness. Born in Ona, W.Va., on Feb. 26, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Earl L. and Sheba O. Adkins Collins. A homemaker, Gloria had also been ...