Obituaries

Timothy P. Duffy 1976-2018

YOUNGSTOWN — Timothy P. Duffy, 41, of Youngstown, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Tim was born Oct. 9, 1976, in Youngstown, the son of Patrick and Linda Ondrusek Duffy. Tim was a 1995 graduate of Girard High School and had served his country in the Marine Corps. He was an avid ...

Services pending

WILLIAM A. ESMOND SR., 78, of Niles, formerly of Masury, died Thursday at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. (Wm Nicholas) BILL GOODE, 76, of Warren, died Thursday at Signature Healthcare of Warren. (Staton-Borowski) NANCY L. MAGGIANO, 77, of Lake Milton, died Wednesday at her residence. ...

Services

WALTER G. AYERS JR., 84, Champion. SERVICES: noon Saturday, Grace Baptist Church, Champion. CALLING HOURS: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, church. MILDRED BERNACKY, 101, Cortland. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Saturday, St. John Paul II Parish, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, funeral home. ...

Marisa I. Ruiz 1969-2018

WARREN — Marisa I. Ruiz, 49, died of natural causes Monday, June 4, 2018, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. She was born Jan. 6, 1969, in New York, N.Y., the daughter of Juan Antonio Ruiz and Minnie Witt. Survivors include her mother, Minnie Ruiz of Howland. She was preceded in death ...

Dorothy Hash 1933-2018

AUSTINTOWN — Dorothy Hash, 84, of Austintown, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday evening, June 6, 2018, at the Hospice House in Boardman, surrounded by her loved ones. Dorothy was born Aug. 19, 1933, in Youngstown. She graduated from East High School in 1951. Dorothy worked at ...

Philip Milford 1939-2018

VIENNA — Philip “Skip” Milford, 78, of Vienna, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, June 3, 2018, at Hospice House in Poland, while a patient, with his compassionate nurse, Julie, by his side. He was born Nov. 18, 1939, in Barberton, a son of Fred and Teresa Pitz Milford. Phil ...

Mary Hubish 1928-2018

BROOKFIELD — Mary Hubish, 89, of Brookfield, entered eternal rest at 7:50 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, following an extended illness. Mary was born Dec. 5, 1928, at home in Farrell, Pa., a daughter to Joseph and Helen Ratatjaich Zdelar. On Oct. 2, 1954, she married Anthony “Tony” ...

Mildred Bernacky 1917-2018

CORTLAND — Mildred Bernacky, 101, of Cortland, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at home. She was born March 24, 1917, in Monaca, Pa., the daughter of the late John and Bertha Zandersky Bernacky. Mildred was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. She retired from ...

Joseph M. Capan Jr. 1938-2018

CORTLAND — Joseph M. Capan Jr., 79, of Cortland, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Heritage Manor in Youngstown. He was born Nov. 21, 1938, in Cortland, the son of Joseph Sr. and Virginia Bania Capan, and had lived in the area all his life. Joe attended Warren G. Harding ...

Eileen M. Barnett 1944-2018

CORTLAND — Eileen M. Barnett, 73, passed away at 4:21 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at the Cortland Healthcare Center. She was born Aug. 9, 1944, in Warren. She was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School and a member of the Delightful Evangelical Church in Southington. She retired ...

Judith A. Hurton 1961-2018

NILES — Judith Ann Hurton, 56, of Niles, passed away peacefully at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at her residence. She was born Sept. 23, 1961, in Warren, the daughter of Mario and Elizabeth Kudary Fiorenzo. Judy was a Niles McKinley High School graduate, employed as a certified ...

Services

WALTER G. AYERS JR., 84, Champion. SERVICES: noon Saturday, Grace Baptist Church, Champion. CALLING HOURS: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, church. JEFFREY A. BURNFIELD, 62, Bristol. SERVICES: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Champion Presbyterian Church. EMMA J. STARRY CANTER, 71, Daisetta, Texas. ...

Services pending

JOHN C. BRUMBAUGH, 73, of Warren Township, died Thursday in Warren. (Borowski Memorial Home) TIMOTHY P. DUFFY, 41, of Youngstown, died Wednesday. (Blackstone Funeral Home) HERBERT D. HEWITT, 96, of Newton Falls, died Tuesday at the Burton Health Care Center. (James Funeral Home)

Mary E. Ebert 1922-2018

HERMITAGE, Pa. — Mary Ellen Ebert, 96, of Hermitage, Pa., passed away at 6:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at The Ridgewood at Shenango Valley. Mrs. Ebert was born Ella Morse Colt on March 30, 1922, in Pittsburgh, Pa., a daughter of Harry C. and Margaret M. Morse Colt. She was a 1940 ...

Jacqueline P. Comparato 1932-2018

POINCIANA, Fla. — Jacqueline “Jackie” Phyllis Comparato, 85, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 1, 2018, in her home in Poinciana, Fla . She was born Aug. 6, 1932, in Warren, to Michael and Mary DeCandio. Jackie lived in Niles before moving to Chicago, Carmel, Ind., and ...

Walter G. Ayers Jr. 1934-2018

CHAMPION — Walter G. Ayers Jr., 84, of Champion, passed away early Tuesday morning, June 5, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born April 22, 1934, in Harvey, W.Va., the son of Walter G. and Margaret Wilson Ayers Sr. Walter was employed as a metal finisher for General Motors in ...

John Mack 1930-2018

KINSMAN — John Mack, 87, died Monday, June 4, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. He was born Nov. 28, 1930, in Burghill, the son of Steve and Catherine Spies Mack. He worked in Middlefield as a laborer. Survivors include stepson, James Ruddy of Jacksonville, Ark.; six ...

Edward F. Homa 1953-2018

MECCA — Edward F. Homa, 64, of Mecca, entered into eternal rest Sunday, June 3, 2018, at home. He was born June 12, 1953, in Johnstown, Pa., the son of Andrew and Helen Yankosky Homa, and had lived most of his life in Trumbull County. A graduate of Bristolville High School, Ed was a ...

Mary A. Hart 1948-2018

McDONALD — Mary A. Hart, 70, died Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. She was born Feb. 6, 1948, in Youngstown, the daughter of John and Mary Cortese Clark. She was employed as a deli manager at Super K-Mart. Survivors include her husband, James Hart; sons, ...

Joseph A. Tascione 1957-2018

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Joseph Anthony Tascione, 60, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at J. W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his family. He was born July 9, 1957, in Youngstown, to Tony and Marian Sebulsky Tascione. Joe graduated from Girard High School, attended ...