Obituaries

William ‘Bill’ Dean Kidder Jr., 75

William ‘Bill’ Dean Kidder Jr., 75 PITTSBURGH — William “Bill” Dean Kidder, Jr., 75, of East Liverpool, passed away Sunday morning, June 10, 2018 at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh following a lengthy illness. Born in East Liverpool, May 31, 1943, he was a son of the late William ...

MaKenna Kathleen NiKole Watkins, 6 months

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — MaKenna Kathleen NiKole Watkins, 6 months old, passed away Friday, June 8, 2018, in Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh UPMC. Born Dec. 8, 2017, in Morgantown, W.Va., she was a daughter of Caleb Tyrone Bell and Pachian Jayd Kay Watkins. MaKenna was preceded in death ...

William ‘Bill’ Wright, 58

EAST LIVERPOOL — William “Bill” Wright, “Rugrat,” 58, of East Liverpool, passed away June 8, 2018, at home, after a lengthy illness. He was born April 6, 1960, in Lancaster, Ohio. Bill spent most of his life in East Liverpool. He was the son of the late Charles and Vivian (Davis) ...

Justin Michael Page, 37

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Justin Michael Page, 37, of St. Petersburg, Fla., formerly of East Liverpool, is now at peace as he passed on through this life, recently, in St. Pete, and has left behind many memories for us to hold on to and cherish. Justin was born in Feb. 18, 1981, in East ...

Service Schedule

Paul Monte — 10 a.m. today at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish. Granville and Norma Houghton — 1 p.m. today at Arner Funeral Chapel, Chester. Visitation 10 a.m. until time of service. Burial in Locust Hill Cemetery, Chester. John Dailey — 6 p.m. today at Dawson Funeral Home. Visitation 3 ...

John M. Dailey, 58

EAST LIVERPOOL — John M. Dailey, of East Liverpool, passed away Saturday morning, June 9, 2018 at the Calcutta Health Care Center after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. He was 58. Born in East Liverpool, April 12, 1960, he was a son of Dwight “Don” and Mitzi Anderson Mercer. ...

Rodney Koon

WINTERSVILLE — Rodney W. Koon, 57, of Chester passed away at the Lifeline Hospital in Wintersville on Friday, June 8, 2018, following a lengthy illness. Born in Weirton, W. Va. on Oct. 15, 1960, he was a son of Joyce Rhodes Pirkkala of Chester and the late Larry Koon. He owned and ...

Service Schedule

Paul Monte — 10 a.m. Monday at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish. Visitation 4-7 p.m. today at the Calcutta Chapel of Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Home. Granville and Norma Houghton — 1 p.m. Monday at Arner Funeral Chapel, Chester. Visitation 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. Burial in Locust Hill ...

Elizabeth L. “Betty” Roberts, 71

EAST LIVERPOOL —Elizabeth L. “Betty” Roberts, 71 of East Liverpool passed away at the East Liverpool City Hospital on Friday, June 8, 2018, following a brief illness. A daughter of the late Norman Clyde and Sarah Latica Brown McLaughlin, she was born in Salem on Nov.15, 1946. Raised ...

Alf Butler, 89

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Harley “Alf” Butler, 89, longtime East Liverpool resident, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 at University of Florida Health. Born in East Liverpool, Jan. 18, 1929, he was a son of the late Thomas C. Butler, Sr. and Beulah Wilson Butler. Alf was a member of the ...