Obituaries

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Frederic D. Holloway 1943-2017

YOUNGSTOWN — Frederic D. Holloway, 73, of Youngstown, died Wednesday morning, April 26, 2017, at Ahuja Hospital in Beechwood. He was born May 13, 1943, in Bryson City, N.C., to Fleet and Oma Bowling Holloway. He returned to the area in 2014. A career Army veteran, Mr. Holloway served as ...

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James B. Knowlton 1926-2017

NELSON — James Benjamin Knowlton, 91, of Nelson, passed away suddenly due to an accident Sunday, April 26, 2017. He was born April 11, 1926, in Warren, to Robert and Beatrice Knowlton. James married the love of his life, Martha Hahn, Feb. 8, 1947. He was in the U.S. Navy and worked ...

Charlotte J. Humphrey 1930-2017

PEORIA, Ariz. — Charlotte Jean Humphrey, 86, of Peoria, Ariz., formerly of Warren, passed away Thursday morning, April 20, 2017, at her residence. She was born Nov. 17, 1930, in Washington County, Pa., the daughter of James and Jean Hortense Berry. Charlotte was employed with the former ...

Services

HENRY M. BEBEN, 95, Pittsburgh. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Nicholas Orthodox Church. BURIAL: Pineview Memorial Park. JANE LaRUE BROWN, 84, Liberty. SERVICES: noon Saturday, Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home, Hubbard. CALLING HOURS: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, funeral home. BURIAL: Churchill ...

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OLIVIA I. CUTSURIES, 74, of Warren, died Thursday at the Cleveland Clinic. (Peter Rossi & Son) DONALD E. KELLEY, 72, of Champion, died Thursday. (Carl W. Hall Funeral Home)

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Beverly A. Funtjar

COLUMBUS — Beverly Ann Funtjar, 89, of 866 Litchfield Court, Columbus, passed away peacefully at 4:07 a.m. Wednesday, April 26, 2017, surrounded by family at Riverside Methodist Hospital. She was born July 9, 1927, in Corry, Pa., the daughter of Frank and Irene England. Beverly was a ...

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Tammi L. Hollins

WARREN — Tammi L. Hollins, 51, died of cancer Sunday, April 23, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. Tammi was born June 25, 1965, in Ravenna, the daughter of Virginia Peral Crawford Travis. She was employed at Imperial Skilled Nursing Home. She is survived by her adopted mother, ...

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Rosemary F. Jenkins

AUSTINTOWN — Rosemary F. Jenkins, 82, died peacefully Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at home surrounded by her family. Rosemary was born March 20, 1935, in Baltimore, the daughter of Michael and Lucy Whales Corcoran. She was a 1954 graduate of South High School and was proud to serve on the ...

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Rosemary Lyntz-Hudson

NILES — Rosemary Lyntz-Hudson, 94, passed away peacefully at 4 a.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 17, 1922, in Peru, Ind., the daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth Wahlig Cade Sr. She was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School and was a ...

Edward J. Persino Sr.

NEWTON FALLS — Edward James Persino Sr., 96, of Newton Falls, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at his home. He was born Nov. 1, 1920, in Carnegie, Pa., the son of the late Dominic and Susan Kralik Persino. Edward was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II. He ...

Services

HENRY M. BEBEN, 95, Pittsburgh. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Nicholas Orthodox Church. CALLING HOURS: 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, with Parastas service at 7:30 p.m., Peter Rossi and Son Memorial Chapel, Warren. BURIAL: Pineview Memorial Park. GEORGE L. BLODGETT, 56, Cortland. SERVICES: 10 ...

Service pending

FREDERIC HOLLOWAY, 73, of Youngstown, died Wednesday in Cleveland. (Staton-Borowski)

Jane LaRue Brown 1933-2017

LIBERTY — Jane LaRue Brown, 84, of Liberty, died Monday, April 24, 2017, a victim of a violent crime in her home. LaRue was born March 18, 1933, in Youngstown, a daughter of James and Grace Mansfield Boyer. She was a 1952 graduate of Newton Falls High School. LaRue was the manager of ...

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Mary Z. Minarish 1928-2017

HUDSON — Mary Z. Minarish, 89, of Hudson, and formerly of Champion, entered into eternal life 1:27 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at the Cleveland Clinic Akron General Hospice Care Center in Fairlawn. Mary was born Jan. 10, 1928, in Johnstown, Pa., the daughter of the late Panteley and Vera ...

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Bonnie L. Stillman 1945-2017

ANDOVER — Blodwen L. “Bonnie” Stillman, 71, died Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at her home. She was born Nov. 8, 1945, in Niles, a daughter of Martha Lobaugh and William Seaborn. Formerly of Kinsman, she was a 1963 graduate of Joseph Badger High School. In 1968, she married Roy D. ...

Sharron D. Sloan 1943-2017

WARREN —Sharron D. Sloan, 73, died Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at Vista at the Ridge Care Center in Mineral Ridge. She was born May 12, 1943, in Warren, a daughter of Hubert and Maxine Miller Sloan. She is survived by two sons, Charles W. McCafferty of Texas and Robert L. McCafferty of ...

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Henry M. Beben 1921-2017

PITTSBURGH — Henry Michael Beben, 95, passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017, in hospice care at the Heinz VA Center in Aspinwall, Pa. He was born Sept. 1, 1921, in Albert, W.Va. Henry and his family moved to Warren, where he would reside for over 80 years. In 1942, Henry joined the Army ...

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George Corado 1926-2017

NILES — George Corado, 91, died Sunday, April 23, 2017, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. He was born Feb. 22, 1926, in Warren, the son of Bill and Mary DiCenzo Corado. He retired as a sales manager for C and K Beverage Company in Youngstown. He was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel ...

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Mary E. Smith 1916-2017

WARREN — Mary Elizabeth Vidoni Smith, 100, entered peacefully into eternal life Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at her residence with her family by her side. Mary was born Dec. 24, 1916, in Fostoria, the daughter of the late Louis A. and Eulalia S. Wolfert Vidoni. She graduated from Bridgeville ...

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William Gibson Sr. 1948-2017

BROOKFIELD — William “Toby” Gibson Sr., 69, died Sunday, April 23, 2017, following a sudden illness. Toby was born Jan. 8, 1948, in Sharon, Pa., a son of Robert L. and Florence A. Jones Gibson Sr. He was employed with the General Motors Lordstown Plant. He was a U.S. Army veteran, ...