Obituaries

Raymond Joseph “Pick” Rolley, Sr.

COLUMBIANA — Raymond Joseph “Pick” Rolley, Sr., 79, of Columbiana, formerly of Wellsville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at his home following a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 24, 1939, in East Liverpool, the son of the late Raymond and Helen (McKenna) Rolley. He graduated ...

Denzel “Denny” Wilson, 76

CHESTER—Denzel “Denny” Wilson, 76, of Chester, passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. Born in Chester, WV on Oct. 25, 1942, he was the son of the late Jefferson and Audrey (Knox) Wilson. He was a veteran of the United States Army. Denny wore many hats throughout his life. He worked for ...

Gordon Effinger

CANTON, OH — Gordon E. Effinger, 91, of Canton passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at Aultman Women’s Board Compassionate Care Center in Canton. He was born in Canton, Ohio on Sept. 4, 1927 a son of the late William E. and Lenora Heidt Effinger. He was raised by his late uncle and aunt ...

Daniel Ray Michael, 72

GEORGETOWN— Daniel Ray Michael, 72 of Georgetown (Hanover Twp.) died Friday afternoon Feb. 1, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver. Born Oct. 7, 1946 in Glasgow, Pa., he was a son of the late Max and Thelma (Oldfield) Michael. He had worked as a molder at WHEMCO of Midland. In addition to ...

Matthew Rose

HAMMONDSVILLE — Matthew F. Rose, 46, of Hammondsville, passed away suddenly Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at his home of an apparent heart attack. He was born June 23, 1972, in Canton, the devoted son of Kenneth A. and Patricia L. (Young) Rose of Hammondsville. He graduated from Edison North ...

James Ed Crago, 81

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. — James Ed Crago, 81, of New Cumberland, W.Va., passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019 at his residence. Born May 7, 1937 in New Cumberland, he was a son of the late Nimrod Henry and Pearl E. (Reed) Crago. He was preceded in death by his wife Constance Joan Crago, a ...

Dorothy Russell

EAST LIVERPOOL — Dorothy J. Russell, 83, of East Liverpool, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh, following a lengthy illness. Born in East Liverpool on Jan. 30, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Beatrice (Tice) Russell. She had worked ...

Ted Davis

EAST LIVERPOOL — Ted Davis, 55, of East Liverpool, passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at his home. Born, May 29, 1963, in East Liverpool, he was a son of the late, Ted and Linda Starkey Davis. His wife, Cindy Davis, preceded him in death. He worked as an auto mechanic ...

Carol Sue Young, 65

WELLSVILLE — Carol Sue Young, 65, of Wellsville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at The Orchards of East Liverpool. She was born June 9, 1953, in East Liverpool, the daughter of the late Eugene and Doris Lee (Johnston) Mathes. Carol graduated from Wellsville High School in 1971. She ...

Ann Dobson

TORONTO — Ann Jane Dobson, 93, of Toronto, Ohio passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. She was born Jan. 5, 1926 in Benwood, W.Va. She was a member of the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Toronto, Ohio and she was a 1944 graduate of Toronto High School. She was last employed by the Edison ...