Obituaries

George J. Drovdlic

CALCUTTA — George J. Drovdlic, 72, of Bell School Rd., passed away at 10:41pm, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 at East Liverpool City Hospital due to lung cancer. He was born May 28, 1945 in Salem, Ohio, a son of the late John and Edna (Mikicic) Drovdlic. A 1963 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson ...

Michael Shane Henrick, 39

NEWELL — Michael Shane Henrick, 39, of Newell, died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Born in Weirton, WV on August 7, 1978, he was the son of Tammy Duvall (Doug Wells) of Newell and David Henrick (Jean Ann Stevens) of Weirton. In addition to his parents, surviving are two daughters, Josilyn Henrick ...

Marjorie Burkey

LISBON — Marjorie Rose (Baughman) Burkey, 72, of Lisbon, died at 10:37 p.m. on Tuesday at Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born on Oct. 19, 1945, in Canfield, the daughter of the late Carl and Betty Rae (Beck) Baughman. She graduated from Greenford High School then went on to ...

Sally Padgett

SALEM — Sally Lou (Vesey) Padgett, 75, of Salem, died at 11:15 a.m. Thursday at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Salem. She was born on Aug. 4, 1942 in Salem, the daughter of the late Floyd and Dorothy (Grove) Vesey. She was last employed on the cleaning staff at the former ...

Thurman G. Cornell, 88

EAST LIVERPOOL — Thurman G. Cornell, 88, of East Liverpool, Ohio, passed away at Salem Community Hospital on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. He was born in Salem, W.Va., on May 27, 1929, a son of the late Willie and Laura (Pierce) Cornell. Having lived most of his life in the area, Thurman drove ...

Stephen Ray Vandevander, 75

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — Stephen Ray Vandevander, 75, of Charles Town, W.Va., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at the Hospice of the Panhandle Inpatient Facility. Born on Dec. 19, 1942, in Franklin, W.Va., he was the son of the late Albert Ray and Shirley Moyers Vandevander. He was a ...

Carolyn E. Hoschar, 73

WELLSVILLE — Carolyn E. Hoschar, 73, of Wellsville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at her home. She was born Aug. 22, 1944, in Wellsville, the daughter of the late Charles “Chuck” and Beulah (Johnson) Hawk. In addition to her parents, Carolyn was preceded in death by her brother, ...

Walter Allen III

SALEM — Walter E. Allen III, 30, passed away Monday evening, Jan. 15, 2018, at Salem Regional Medical Center. Born Sept. 30, 1987, in Akron, he was the son of Kimberly Powell of Steubenville and Walter E. Allen Jr. of Wellsville. He had resided at Sunrise Homes in Lisbon and was active in ...

Robert Beverly Jr.

SALEM — Robert Beverly, 77, passed away at 2:07 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at his home. Born Aug. 10, 1940, in Salineville, he was a son of the late Robert and Edna Mae (Howard) Beverly. He owned and operated the family farm. He was a former member of the Lisbon Baptist ...

Larry Witman

EAST PALESTINE — Larry E. Witman, 76, of East Palestine, passed away Jan. 16, 2018, at Salem Regional Medical Center, where he had been a patient. Born Aug. 21, 1941 in Salem, Ohio, he was a son to the late Joseph E. and Gladys May Witman. A veteran of the US Marine Corps, he was retired ...