Obituaries

Service Schedule

Alice Vollnogle — 11 a.m. today at Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home. Burial in Lisbon Cemetery. Leroy Starkey — 11 a.m. today at Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Home. Burial in Spring Grove Cemetery. Berdina Rice — 11 a.m. Friday at Dawson Funeral Home. Burial in Riverview ...

Frank Kestner

EAST LIVERPOOL —Frank Frederick Kestner III , age 58 of East Liverpool passed away suddenly March 19, 2019 at the Weirton Medical Center. He was born Aug. 21, 1960 in Steubenville, OH the son of the late Frank Frederick “Windy” Kestner, Jr. and Patricia (Warren) Kestner. He was a 1979 ...

Thomas McCall

EAST PALESTINE — Thomas “Colonel” Francis McCall, of Charlottesville, Va., formerly of East Palestine, died on March 11, 2019 at his son’s home in Charlottesville, Va. Born Dec. 10, 1930 in East Palestine, he was the son of the late Thomas and Lily (Zartman) McCall. Along with his ...

Thomas D. Halstead, 85

PEKIN, Ill. — Thomas D. Halstead, 85, of Pekin passed away at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections. Tom was born July 23, 1933 in Hookstown, Pa., a son to the late Vernard and Lottie (Allison) Halstead. He married Jackolyn Haynes on Nov. 15, 1956 ...

A. Berdina Rice, 91

EAST LIVERPOOL — A. Berdina Rice, of East Liverpool, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Valley Hospice in Steubenville. She was 91. Born in Irondale, Sept. 13, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Wilmer and Mae Martin Boyd. A resident of East Liverpool since the age of 15, she began ...

Lavonna Adams

EAST LIVERPOOL — Lavonna May ‘Bonnie’ Adams, 58, of Yeager Drive passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at her residence, following a lengthy illness. Born July 1, 1960 in New Martinsville, Wetzel County, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Roy and Carthia Price Metz. She was a homemaker, ...

Portia Cogar, 53

EAST LIVERPOOL—Portia Cogar, 53, of East Liverpool, Ohio passed on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Montpelier, Oh on June 9, 1965, the daughter of Richard and Wilma Cramton Kurtz. She was a graduate of New Hope School in Camden, Michigan. She had been employed ...

Alice Vollnogle

PROSPECT, Pa. — Alice Mae Vollnogle, 91, of Grindel Rd., formerly of Lisbon, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019 at her son’s home in Prospect. Born Sept. 13, 1927 in Chester, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Hollie and Alice Elizabeth (Henderson) Bosworth. A 1945 graduate of East ...

Leroy Starkey

EAST LIVERPOOL — Leroy F. Starkey, 87, of East Liverpool passed away on Friday, March 15, 2019 at the Orchards of East Liverpool. Born on March 20, 1931 in Wellsville, Ohio, he was a son to the late Charles Starkey and Vena (Ward) Starkey. Living his entire life in this area, Leroy worked ...

Kevin Joiner

EAST LIVERPOOL — Kevin Stewart Joiner, 62, of East Liverpool Township passed away Friday, March 15, 2019. Born in Troy, Pa., he was the son of Jane (Ford) Welch of Pennsylvania and the late Walter Joiner. He was a former Gaming Dealer at Mountaineer Race Track. Surviving are three sons, ...