Obituaries

Service Schedule

Terry Martin — 11 a.m. today at Dawson Funeral Home. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today. Sheridan Dagan — 1 p.m. today at Calcutta Chapel of Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes. Burial in Calcutta Cemetery. Visitation 11 a.m. until time of service. Charles Allen — 7 p.m. today at Care ...

James Schmidt

GEORGETOWN, Pa. — James A. Schmidt, 74 of Georgetown passed away suddenly at his home on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, from an apparent heart attack. Born in Bellevue, Pa. on Aug. 25, 1944, he was a son of the late George and Stella R. Hohman Schmidt. He was a retired conductor for Conrail, and ...

Charles ‘Mel’ Allen, 72

WELLSVILLE — Charles “Mel” Allen, 72, of Wellsville passed away at his residence on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018. He was born in Portland, Ohio on Sept. 9, 1946 a son of the late Charles W. and Virgie M. (Cornell) Allen. Living most of his life in this area, he worked as a kiln operator for ...

Shirley Shaw, 84

WELLSVILLE — Shirley Shaw, 84, of Wellsville, passed away on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. Born Sept. 29, 1934 in East Liverpool, she was the daughter of the late William and Florence (McKnight) Plant. Shirley graduated in 1953 from East Liverpool High School. She formerly worked as a private ...

Patrick J. McGurren Jr., 64

CANTON — Patrick J. McGurren Jr., 64, aka Michael L. Haney of Hartville, Ohio, and formerly of Chester, W.Va., passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Canton after a hard fought, four-month long battle with cancer. Born in East Liverpool on Sept. 23, 1954, he was a son of the late Patrick J. ...

Service Schedule

Misty DeSimone — 7 p.m. today at Nixon Funeral Home, New Cumberland. Visitation 1-3 and 5-7 p.m. today. Terry Martin — 11 a.m. Thursday at Dawson Funeral Home. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today. Sheridan Dagan — 1 p.m. Thursday at Calcutta Chapel of Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral ...

Sheridan L. Dagan, 72

EAST LIVERPOOL — Sheridan L. Dagan, 72, of East Liverpool, died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 at UPMC Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, following a lengthy illness. Born March 2, 1946, she was the daughter of the late John R. and Dorothy L. Ludwig. She was a member of the First Church of Christ ...

Misty Danielle DeSimone, 39

WELLSVILLE — Misty Danielle DeSimone, 39, of Wellsville, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born Sept. 28, 1979 in Weirton, W.Va., she was the daughter of Virgil DeSimone of Weirton and Bonnie Jo Haynes of New Cumberland. Misty graduated in 1998 from ...

Lois Ann Lowers, 86

BRIDGEVILLE — Lois Ann Lowers, 86 , of Bridgeville, formerly of Titusville, passed away on Oct. 30, 2018. She was a beloved daughter of the late Earl and Elma (Weston) Lowers, loving sister of the late Clayton, Bruce, Dick, Raymond and Stuart Lowers and M. Jane Lutton. She is survived by ...

Marjorie Massey

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Marjorie Wanda Butler Massey, 93, of Knoxville, Tenn., died Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. Born Dec. 25, 1924, in Irondale, Ohio, she was a daughter to the late Jesse and Lena May (Murphy) Butler. Surviving are four of her five children, Greig Massey, Susan Massey, Tricia ...