Obituaries

Gregory K. Lincoln II 1975-2018

NILES — Gregory K. “Kenny” Lincoln II, 42, of Niles, passed away suddenly on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. The son of Gregory K. and Barbara L. Alexander Lincoln was born on Dec. 23, 1975, in Youngstown. He graduated from LaBrae High School in Levittsburg and ...

Susan J. Carr 1948-2018

AUSTINTOWN — Susan Jayne Carr, 70, passed away Friday evening, Dec. 7, 2018, at her home, with her loved ones by her side, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born April 30, 1948, in Youngstown, the daughter of Robert and Lelia Mae Knight Bickerstaff. Susan retired in 2006, ...

Rosa M. Hudson 1928-2018

WARREN — Rosa Mae Murray Hudson, 90, of Warren, died at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at her home. Rosa was born Oct. 9, 1928, in Warren, the daughter of Ned Murray Jr. and Mary Will Frazier. She attended Warren G. Harding High School and was employed in quality control for Packard ...

Wesley L. Jones Sr. 1936-2018

GUSTAVUS TOWNSHIP — Wesley L. Jones Sr., 82, of Gustavus Township, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at his home. He was born Aug. 23, 1936, in Somerset, Pa., a son of James Thomas Jones and Katherine Stillwagon Jones. Formerly of Girard, Mr. Jones had lived in Gustavus for the past 20 years. ...

David J. Rapinz 1962-2018

GARRETTSVILLE — David J. Rapinz, 56, of Garrettsville, died Saturday afternoon, Dec. 8, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic, after a brief illness. David was born June 26, 1962, and became the adopted son of Henry and Eleanore Harchar Rapinz. David worked as a tax accountant for H&R Block ...

Services

WANDA BURNS, 62, Niles. SERVICES: 5 p.m. Monday, Ciminero’s Banquet Centre, Niles. EDWARD J. CONCELLOR, 87, Huntersville, N.C. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Mary Catholic Church, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Lane Funeral Home, Roberts-Clark Chapel, Warren. JOANNE DeJUTE, ...

Edward J. Conceller 1931-2018

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Edward J. Conceller, 87, formerly of Warren, passed away Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. He was born June 3, 1931, in Cleveland, the son of the late Joseph and Amelia Conceller. Ed was a 1951 graduate of St. Mary’s High School in Warren, where he met his wife of over 63 ...

Wanda Burns 1956-2018

NILES — Wanda Burns, 62, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at her home surrounded by loved ones, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 27, 1956, in Warren, the daughter of Harold and Nina Thornsberry Burns and was a lifelong area resident. Wanda was an ...

Sarah A. Kilbourne 1939-2018

McDONALD — Sarah “Sally” A. Kilbourne, 79, of McDonald, entered eternal life peacefully at home with her family at her side on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, under the comforting care of hospice. Sally was born May 9, 1939, in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Joseph F. and Sarah “Saddie” ...

Emery J. Patterson Jr. 1937-2018

NILES — Emery J. Patterson Jr., 81, passed away peacefully at 8:42 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at the Continuing Healthcare at the Ridge following an extended illness. Emery was born Sept. 20, 1937, in Warren, the son of Emery J. and Helena Violet Pierce Patterson Sr. Emery was the owner ...

Callista C. Reese 1935-2018

CORTLAND — Callista Carol Reese, 82, of Cortland, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at home, surrounded by her loving and grateful family. She was born Dec. 19, 1935, in Girard, to the late John O’Connell and Margaret McKenna O’Connell. Callista attended school in Niles, and was ...

Taylor L. Johnson 1996-2018

WARREN — Taylor Lee Johnson, 22, passed away at 11:59 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. Taylor was born Sept. 23, 1996, in Ravenna, the daughter of Jeremy M. and Jennifer M. Battaglia Johnson. She was a graduate of Life Skills Warren and attended Ross Medical ...

Mary F. Mihalick 1936-2018

GIRARD — Mary F. Mihalick, 82, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at her home with her family by her side. Mary was born Oct. 17, 1936, in Youngstown, the daughter of Salvatore and Carmella Irilli Capogreco. She was a 1956 graduate of Girard High School. Mary graduated from South Side ...

Gust W. Harris 1928-2018

LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. – Gust William Harris, 90, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Laguna Niguel, Calif. Born Oct. 10, 1928, in northeast Ohio to William and Melpomene Harris, he was the eldest of three children. Always fun-loving and with a sense of adventure, he was blessed from ...

Pearl M. Mrus 1919-2018

NILES — Pearl M. Berenzy Mrus, 98, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. She was born Dec. 11, 1919, in Conemaugh, Pa., a daughter of John Berenzy and Martha Harada. She is survived by her loving family, her daughter, Mary Martha (Dennis) Corrigan; grandchildren, Sara Corrigan (Daniel ...

Joanne DeJute 1924-2018

NILES — Joanne Iannizzaro DeJute, 94, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. Joanne was born Feb. 29, 1924, the first of seven children to Patsy and Dorothy Castellano Iannizzaro. She married Frank DeJute Jr. on Feb. 23, 1946, and they were married for 44 ...

William G. Zigler 1933-2018

FLORENCE, Ala. — William G. Zigler, 85, formerly of Newton Falls, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at his home. He was born June 18, 1933, in Monroe, Mich., the son of Orlando and Lillian Zigler. He was employed as a millwright at Rockwell International, Chrysler Corporation and General ...

Josephine M. Bland 1952-2018

CORTLAND — Josephine Marlene Bland, 66, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at her residence following an extended illness. She was born Sept. 21, 1952, in Warren, the daughter of Rheadus T. and Joan Fleming Bland. She had retired from the Sprint Telephone Company after 25 years as a line repair ...

Beverly G. Raines 1921-2018

SUMMERFIELD, Fla. — Beverly Gray Raines, 97, of Summerfield, Fla., formerly of Warren, passed away early Saturday morning, Dec. 1, 2018, in Summerfield. She was born Aug. 9, 1921, in Fairbank (Republic), Pa., a daughter of Fred M. and Jennie Stewart Gray. Beverly was employed by the ...

Shirley E. French 1934-2018

ANDOVER — Shirley Elizabeth French, 84, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. She was born Jan. 23, 1934, in Youngstown, the daughter of Mildred Frances Bair and Russell Glen Mock. She was a registered nurse and retired from the former Miller’s Nursing Home of Andover. She was a member of ...