Obituaries

Mary Y. LeJeune 1941-2018

GREENE — Mary Yvonne Estok LeJeune, 77, of Greene, was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018. She is at rest and rejoins her parents and her beloved daughter, Julianna Corder. Mary, known as “Vonnie” to her friends and “Baba” to her family, was born Feb. 20, 1941, ...

Joseph J. Smith Jr. 1935-2018

MINERAL RIDGE — Joseph J. Smith Jr., 82, of Mineral Ridge, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. Born Sept. 20, 1935, in Mineral Ridge, he was the son of Joseph J. and Mary Ellen Hammel Smith Sr. He grew up in Mineral Ridge and graduated from Mineral ...

Connie J. Rock 1960-2018

NILES — Connie J. Rock, 57, of Niles, died Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at her residence. She was born Oct. 26, 1960, in Warren, the daughter of Charles and Ida Antonini Rock. Connie was a homemaker, a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Niles and enjoyed sewing, reading and listening to ...

Colleen S. Barone 1955-2018

POLAND — Colleen S. Boyle Barone, 63, passed away at 6:05 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital. She was born on June 5, 1955, in Warren, the daughter of John H. “Jack” and Margaret “Peg” Tock Boyle. Colleen was a graduate of Niles McKinley High School ...

Robert L. Hurd 1929-2018

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Robert L. Hurd, 89, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, after an extended illness. He was born March 26, 1929, in Warren, to Emerson and Ethel Hurd, the youngest of six children. He served briefly in the military, then worked as a laborer for Youngstown ...

Lois J. Chimbidis 1936-2018

NAPLES, Fla. — Lois Ann Jones Chimbidis, 81, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, peacefully, at the Avow Hospice Center of Naples, Fla. She was surrounded each day by her family. Lois was born in 1936 in Youngstown. She graduated from Wilson High School in 1954 and graduated from ...

Elizabeth A. Russell 1921-2018

TWINSBURG — Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Russell, 96, of Twinsburg, formerly of Warren, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. Betty was born Sept. 24, 1921, in Chicago, the daughter of Benjamin and Edna Crumrine Ogden. She attended the University of Indiana and had worked in ...

Michael A. Marsco Jr. 1956-2018

LIBERTY — Michael A. Marsco Jr., 62, of Liberty, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, with his family by his side, following his courageous battle with cancer. Michael was born Feb. 29, 1956, in Youngstown, the son of Michael A. and Dora DiFranco Marsco. After graduating ...

Ronald D. Orr 1951-2018

NILES — Ronald D. Orr, 67, of Niles, passed away at 10:16 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, following a hard, courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born May 20, 1951, in Tyler County, W.Va., the son of James R. and Doris Jean Inbody ...

Robert M. Young 1937-2018

GIRARD — Robert M. Young, 81, passed away at 3:20 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at his residence, following a short illness. Robert was born Jan. 7, 1937, in Rossiter, Pa., the son of William and Blanche Roush Young. Bob was a 1954 graduate of Marion Center Pennsylvania High School, a U.S. ...

Services

SERVICES: noon Monday, Peter Rossi & Son Funeral Home, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 11:30 a.m. to noon Monday, funeral home. BURIAL: All Souls Cemetery, Bazetta. MARY Y. LeJEUNE, 77, Greene. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Tuesday, St. Mary Church, Orwell. CALLING HOURS: 5 to 8 p.m. ...

Randall D. Cameron 1961-2018

HUBBARD — Randall D. Cameron, 57, of Hubbard, died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at Northside Regional Medical Center in Youngstown. A cause of death is pending. He was born Jan. 25, 1961, in Macon, Ga., the son of Duncan Cameron and June Joiner Brewer. He was a self-employed carpenter. ...

Services

KARL E. FAUVIE, 82, Howland. SERVICES: noon Monday, Peter Rossi & Son Funeral Home, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 11:30 a.m. to noon Monday, funeral home. BURIAL: All Souls Cemetery, Bazetta. ERIC S. JOSEPH, 49, Saint Augustine, Fla. SERVICES: 11 a.m., Saturday, St. ...

Services pending

COLLEEN S. BOYLE BARONE, 63, of Poland and formerly of Niles, died Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital. (Holeton-Yuhasz) MICHAEL A. MARSCO JR., 62, of Girard, died Friday. (Schiavone Funeral Home) RONALD D. ORR, 67, of Niles, died Thursday at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. ...

Gloria J. Martorana 1937-2018

WARREN — Gloria J. Mazzi Martorana, 81, of Warren, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. She was born Aug. 29, 1937, in Warren, the daughter of the late Amedeo and Rose Angelini Mazzi. Gloria was a 1955 graduate of St. Mary’s High School in Warren ...

Ernest D. Rihel III 1961-2018

WARREN — Ernest D. Rihel III, 57, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, at home. He was born Feb. 10, 1961, in Butler County, Pa., the son of Elmer Albert Rihel and Ann Katherine Shay Rihel. He had been employed by Underwood’s Towing. Survivors include sons, Ernest D. IV of Adger, Ala., and ...

Services

BEATRICE A. BAER, 89, Niles. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Friday, St. Luke Episcopal Church, Niles. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, church. BURIAL: Niles City Cemetery. MARJORIE R. CARROLL, 96, Middlefield. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Friday, St. Helen Catholic Church, Newbury. HAZEL M. EVANS, 86, Niles. ...

Services pending

MARY BIEGACKI, 70, of Warren, died Wednesday at home. (McFarland-Barbee) TRACY W. JAGEL, 51, of Boardman, died Wednesday at St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital. (Staton-Borowski) JANICE SHAVER, 82, of Warren, died Wednesday at her residence. (James )

Karl E. Fauvie 1936-2018

HOWLAND — Karl E. Fauvie, 82, passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at the Hospice House in Poland. He was born July 22, 1936, in Warren, the son of the late Alfred “Red” and Carlotta “Kate” Fauvie. He retired in 1988 from Packard Electric as a supervisor after 23 years, where he ...

Robert E. Spurk 1932-2018

WARREN — Robert E. Spurk, 85, of Warren, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, of complications of dementia. Robert was born in 1932, in Warren, to Raymond and Clara Lane Spurk and was a lifelong resident. Robert married his high school sweetheart, Irene Sharak, after serving his country ...