Obituaries

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 ...

Barbara P. Wiley 1933-2018

WARREN — Barbara Priscilla Zabriskie Wiley, 85, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Washington Square nursing center, following an extended illness. She was born April 5, 1933, in Manhattan, N.Y., the daughter of Lawrence and Lottie Hembrick Zabriskie. She was employed with General Motors ...

Diana D. Patrick 1946-2018

VIENNA — Diana D. Patrick, 71, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Diana was born Dec. 12, 1946, in Akron, to Samuel and Eva Ward Alkire. On Feb. 13, 1970, Diana was united in marriage to Edward Patrick. He preceded her in death on Feb. 15, 1984. She found love again ...

Marlin E. Hershberger 1991-2018

PARKMAN — Marlin E. Hershberger, 27, died of cancer Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. He was born March 2, 1991, in Middlefield, the son of Enos and Laura Yoder Hershberger. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church. Survivors include his wife, Rachel; his parents; and his siblings, Viola ...

Services pending

CHARLES P. FIELDER, 59, of Warren, died Wednesday at his residence. (Borowski / Oak Meadow Cremation Services) CAROLYN HIPPLE, 87, of Warren, died Saturday at her home. (Borowski / Oak Meadow Cremation Services) RICHARD OBARA, 60, of Masury, died Saturday at his residence. (Borowski / Oak ...

Services

CHARLES LUCIK, 91, Bristolville. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Tuesday, St. Mary Roman Catholic Church, Orwell. CALLING HOURS: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Paine Funeral Home, Orwell, and 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, church. GREGORY NATALI, 66, Warren. SERVICES: 5 p.m. Sunday, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, ...

Bruce L. Bolen Sr. 1935-2018

NILES — Bruce L. Bolen Sr., 83, of Niles, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at home. He was born April 30, 1935, in Wakefield, Mich., the son of Clifford and Anna Anderson Bolen. Bruce retired from Thomas Steel Strip Corporation after more than 30 years of employment. ...

Anthony F. Spalvieri 1934-2018

NILES — Anthony F. “Red” Spalvieri, 84, of Niles, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Copley Health Care Center in Copley. He was born Oct. 27, 1934, in Niles, the son of Nazareno and Mary Segetti Spalvieri. Anthony was a 1953 graduate of Niles McKinley High School, and was employed with ...

Donald J. Tate 1977-2018

WARREN — Donald J. Tate, 41, of Warren, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at his home. He was born June 14, 1977, in Warren, the son of Philip Tate Sr. and Lois Valerie Crawley Shockey. Donald was a 1995 graduate of Champion High School. He was employed as an STNA at Autumn Hills / ...

Services

ALLEN E. BANSBERG, 69, Liberty. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Saturday, Blackstone Funeral Home, Girard. SOPHIE A. COHOL, 75, Howland. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Saturday, Living Lord Lutheran Church, Howland. JOAN COOK, 84, Howland. SERVICES: 1 p.m. Saturday, Borowski Memorial Home, Newton Falls. CALLING ...

Services pending

TAYLOR LEE JOHNSON, 22, of Warren, died Tuesday at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. (Wm Nicholas) SARAH A. “SALLY” KILBOURNE, 79, of McDonald, died Friday at her residence (Staton-Borowski) GREGORY K. LINCOLN II, 42, of Warren, died Thursday at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. ...

Jerry L. Hawkins 1942-2018

WARREN — Jerry Lynn Hawkins, 76, of Warren, passed away peacefully into eternal rest on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center in Warren. He was born May 21, 1942, in Warren, the son of the late Chester L. Hawkins and Ruth E. Fawcett Hawkins. He had lived in Warren for ...

Harley L. Kellar Sr. 1939-2018

MINERAL RIDGE — Harley L. Kellar Sr., 79, entered peacefully into eternal rest 12:38 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, with his loving family at his side. Harley was born Feb. 13, 1939, in Leavittsburg, the son of the late John and Anna Culver Kellar. He was employed at Packard Electric for ...