Obituaries

Edna A. Demski 1927-2019

LEAVITTSBURG — Edna Althea Demski, 91, passed away early Saturday morning, April 20, 2019, at the Hospice House in Poland. She was born Sept. 29, 1927, in Ethel, the daughter of James and Florence (Nelson) Skaggs. Edna was a 1945 graduate of Bellaire High School. After coming to the ...

Mary D. Rossi 1940-2019

WARREN — Mary D. DiLoreto Rossi, 79, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, April 17, 2019, after a courageous nine-and-a-half-year battle with cancer. Mary will always be remembered and loved for the way she has touched all our lives. She was a woman of great strength, courage and ...

Harry C. Hukari Jr. 1973-2019

NEWTON FALLS — Harry C. Hukari Jr., 46, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at UH Portage Medical Center of natural causes. He was born March 16, 1973, in Warren, the son of Harry and Frances Hukari Sr. Harry was employed as a tow motor operator at ADCO Products. Survivors include his ...

Ralph R. Leard Sr. 1937-2019

NILES — Ralph Reid Leard Sr., 81, passed away peacefully Friday, April 19, 2019, at Ohio Living Lake Vista in Cortland surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 29, 1937, in Kittanning, Pa., the son of Finley A. and Mildred (Orr) Leard, moving to Warren in the 1950s. Ralph owned ...

Services pending

MARK IRONS, 63, of Newton Falls, died Thursday in Ravenna. (James Funeral Home) JANICE MARIE PINCZUK, 70, of Niles, died Friday at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. (Wm Nicholas Funeral Home)

John Barton 1933-2019

HUBBARD — John “Bruce” Barton, 86, left this earth at 11:32 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Main Campus to be with his beloved wife, Peggy. Bruce, the son of Richard A. and Sara Krestel Barton, was born April 12, 1933, in Youngstown. He was a longtime Howland resident ...

Kenny C. Payne 1944-2019

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Kenny C. Payne, 75, of Little Bingamon Community, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va. He was born March 24, 1944, in Cass, W.Va., a son of the late John H. and Nola Gay Good Payne. He was preceded in death by his loving ...

Elwyn C. Hitchcock 1934-2019

CORTLAND — Elwyn “Hitch” C. Hitchcock, 84, passed away Friday, April, 19, 2019, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. Hitch was born June 21, 1934, in Cortland, the son of the late Marcus H. and Olga (Brobst) Hitchcock. Hitch was a 1952 graduate of Cortland High School. He served his ...

Doris A. Baronek 1939-2019

WARREN — Doris Arlene Baronek, 79, passed away peacefully Monday, April 15, 2019, at her home. She was born July 7, 1939, in Zelienople, Pa., the daughter of the late Emanual A. and Agnes (Keefer) Bollinger. On July 22, 1960, Doris married John Baronek. They have shared 58 years of ...

Donald J. Spell Jr. 1956-2019

WARREN — Donald J. Spell Jr., 62, died Thursday, April 18, 2019, at Omni Manor Nursing Home. He was born Oct. 13, 1956, in Warren, the son of Donald J. and JoAnne Spell Sr. He was employed at Amweld Building Products as a press operator. Survivors include two brothers, Larry Bright of ...

Mabel M. Fullwiler 1934-2019

NEWTON FALLS — Mabel Mae Fullwiler, 85, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. She was born March 27, 1934, in Palmyra, the daughter of Perry Issac and Zora M. Gibbons. She was a member of the Rosemont Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Earl Fullwiler of Newton ...

Lisa M. Sayers 1972-2019

WARREN — Lisa Michelle Sayers, 46, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, April 18, 2019, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. She was born May 29, 1972, in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Conner M. and Linda (Stevenson) Sayers. Lisa was a graduate of Youngstown State University and was ...

Services

DAVID BEHNER, 74, Canton. SERVICES: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, St. Peter of the Fields Catholic Church, Rootstown. SHERRY L. BURNSIDE, 55, Newton Falls. CALLING HOURS: 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, James Funeral Home, Newton Falls. ROSE A. CANTOLA, 89, Niles. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Our Lady of Mount ...

Sandra K. Small 1949-2019

NILES — Sandra Kathleen Small, 70, died Friday, April 19, 2019, at her residence. She was born March 29, 1949, in Newport News, Va., a daughter of James Milton and Ada Frances Green Cinnamon. She was employed as a cashier and office manager for Save-A-Lot. Survivors include her ...

Anthony J. Blackwell 1985-2019

WARREN — Anthony James Blackwell, 34, died Thursday, April 11, 2019, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center, following a five-vehicle crash in Warren. He was born March 15, 1985, in Warren, a son of Lillian Blackwell-Carr and Charles Carr. He was a self-employed entrepreneur. Survivors ...

Norma J. Lobaugh 1945-2019

GIRARD — Norma Jean Lobaugh, 73, died Friday, April 19, 2019 at The Woodlands at Hampton Woods in Poland. She was born Aug. 11, 1945, in Warren, the daughter of Dane and Evelyn R. Jean Pearce Lobaugh. Norma had worked as an over-the-road truck driver and as a waitress and in home health ...

Clarissa A. Hall 2019

WARREN — Clarissa Angel Hall, newborn, of Warren, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at Akron General Medical Center. She was born April 16, 2019. Survivors include her parents, Jodie Renee and Samuel Steven Hall Jr. of Warren; paternal grandmother, Deborah Hall of Warren; paternal ...

Carol S. Carter 1936-2019

CORTLAND — Carol S. Carter, 82, of Cortland, and formerly of Bristolville and Kinsman, passed away peacefully at 7:45 a.m. Friday, April 19, 2019, at Cortland Health Care Center in Cortland. Carol was born July 26, 1936, in Pittsburgh, Pa., the daughter of the late Edward Slemenda and Emma ...

Earl Felicetty 1936-2019

WARREN — Earl Felicetty, 82, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at home. He was born Aug. 1, 1936, in Masury, the son of Thomas and Sara Dowden Felicetty. He was employed at Wean United Industries and later for Star Fabricating as a pipefitter. Survivors include his sons, Vincent and ...

Ralph D. Henry 1928-2019

POWELL — Ralph D. Henry, age 91, of Powell, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. He was born on March 27, 1928, in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania to the late Ralph and Irma Henry. Ralph proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a retired school teacher ...