Obituaries

Mary L. Baker 1926-2018

NILES — Mary Lawrence Baker, 91, of Niles, passed away Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at her residence with her caring and loving family by her side. She was born Dec. 17, 1926, in Woodland, Pa., the daughter of George and Mary Bodnar Yakus. Mary was a member of St. Stephen Church in Niles and ...

Mary Buydos 1927-2018

HOWLAND — Mary Buydos, 90, died peacefully Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Shepherd of the Valley in Howland. She was born Aug. 10, 1927, in Youngstown, the daughter of Andrew and Mary Serbin Sr. She graduated from Champion High School. Mary was raised on a farm, and she worked the fields ...

Norleen R. Paulchel 1934-2018

ASHTABULA — Norleen R. Paulchel, 83, of Ashtabula, died Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at the Saybrook Landing. She was born Nov. 23, 1934, in Warren, the daughter of Elmer and Ruby Bishop Detre. Norleen was a soft spoken, gentle person. She never had a bad thing to say about anyone. She spent ...

Lily M. Croft 1927-2018

NILES — Lily Mae Croft, 90, passed away Sunday evening, Feb. 11, 2018, at Liberty Health Care Center in Liberty. Lily was born Dec. 24, 1927, in Warren, a daughter of the late Wesley Anderson Mason and Rachel Karnes Mason. She was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. Shortly ...

Betty J. Johnson 1943-2018

DETROIT — Betty Jean Johnson, 74, departed this life on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, after an extended illness at Providence Hospital in Detroit. Betty was born Aug. 25, 1943, the daughter of Robert Buckley and Ossie Lee Sparks Buckley. Betty was a 1962 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. ...

Jean K. Sober 1928-2018

NILES — Jean Kathleen Sober, 89, of Niles, passed away at 10:51 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. Jean was born Aug. 15, 1928, in Washingtonville, the daughter of the late Emerson and Evelyn Brain Bush. She was a graduate of Niles McKinley High School. ...

Joyce Annabell 1942-2018

WARREN — Joyce Annabell, 76, of Warren, passed away Saturday afternoon, Feb. 10, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. She was born Jan. 22, 1942, in Murphy, N.C., a daughter of Glen and Pluma Brown Stalcup. Joyce was educated in North Carolina, and in her adult life she was employed with ...

Daniel T. Yoder 1931-2018

TROY TOWNSHIP — Daniel T. Yoder, 86, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. He was born Oct. 4, 1931. Survivors include his daughters, Edna Bender, Lucy Miller, Dena Yoder and Lena Miller; 25 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Naomi R. Schmucker Yoder; ...

Services

DERRICK L. BRYANT, 52, Warren. SERVICES: noon Thursday, New Jerusalem Fellowship Church. CALLING HOURS: 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, church. BURIAL: Oakwood Cemetery. ELIZABETH K. BULVONY, 88, Howland. SERVICES: noon Saturday, St. Mary Church, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, ...

Services pending

ESSIE M. DEAN, 94, of Warren, died Sunday at her residence. (Staton-Borowski) MELVIN DONHAM, 76, of Ravenna, died Tuesday at his residence. (James) DONNA R. SZABO, 87, of Kinsman, died Monday. (Baumgardner) CHARLES E. WERN JR., 85, of Warren, died Tuesday. (Peter Rossi and Son)

Catherine M. Elder 1941-2018

WARREN — Catherine M. Elder, 76, of Warren, entered eternal life 11:55 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, with her family by her side, in Trumbull Regional Medical Center in Warren, under the comforting care of Hospice. Catherine was born Sept. 30, 1941, in Warren, the daughter of the late ...

Susan G. Novak 1954-2018

WARREN — Susan G. Novak, 63, was called home in the early morning hours of Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. Susan was born in 1954 in Cleveland, the oldest daughter of Shirley Milheim Moran. Susan lived each day with a full, loving heart. She was proud to say she ...

Larry F. Grolemund 1954-2018

NILES — Larry Francis Grolemund, 63, of Niles, died 3:29 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center in Warren. He was born May 8, 1954, in Sharon, Pa., a the son of Francis and Viola Hartel Grolemund. Larry was a 1972 graduate of Brookfield High School, and received ...

Derrick L. Bryant 1965-2018

WARREN — Derrick Lee Bryant, 52, 690 Woodbine St. SE, died at 4:35 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic following an extended illness. He was born Nov. 12, 1965, in Warren, the son of William Lee and Doloris Nell Brown Bryant. He retired from Laborers International Union ...

Richard L. Pinkney 1942-2018

HOWLAND — Richard L. “Butch” Pinkney, 75, of Howland, entered into eternal rest Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center in Warren. He was born Oct. 11, 1942, in Youngstown, the son of Thomas and Marie Neal Pinkney, and had lived in the area all his life. A 1959 ...

Anna M. Cline 1930-2018

NILES — Anna Marie Cline, 87, passed away in the arms of her loving husband and surrounded by her family at 10:05 a.m. Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at home following an extended illness. She was born on May 19, 1930, in McDonald, the daughter of Stephen and Sarah Krepic Squiric, and lived in this ...

Tina L. Newransky 1966-2018

HUBBARD — Tina “Tienna” Louise Newransky, 51, formerly of Masury, died 12:55 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at the Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh following an extended illness. She was born July 3, 1966, in Sharon, Pa., a daughter to Gerald P. “Hoot” and Hilda Mae Jessup ...

Services

ELIZABETH K. BULVONY, 88, Howland. SERVICES: noon Saturday, St. Mary Church, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, church. RICHARD P. CYB, 59, Warren. SERVICES: noon Wednesday, Staton-Borowski Funeral Home. CALLING HOURS: 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, funeral home. CHRISTIE C. ...

Richard P. Cyb 1958-2018

WARREN — Richard P. Cyb, 59, of Warren died Saturday morning, Feb. 10, 2018, at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born July 30, 1958, in Lorain, a son of Michael and Helen Jakmas Cyb and came to the area 25 years ago. Rich was a graduate of Admiral King High ...

Bob J. Rappach Jr. 1960-2018

VIENNA — Bob J. Rappach Jr., 57, of Vienna, died at 12:33 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. He was born Sept. 10, 1960, in Warren, the son of Bob and Karen Lay Rappach Sr. Bob was a 1979 graduate of John F. Kennedy High School, attended Youngstown State ...