Obituaries

Mildred P. Homa 1934-2018

WARREN — Mildred P. Homa, 83, of Warren, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. She was born May 8, 1934, in Windber, Pa., the daughter of John and Ann Organista Marcinko. A homemaker, Mildred was a member of the former St. Michael Byzantine Catholic Church in Newton Falls, ...

Judith E. Webster 1944-2018

NILES — Judith E. Webster, 73, died Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at her residence. She was born June 20, 1944, in Warren, the daughter of John and Luella Benton Agler. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Warren, and worked as head cook at Washington Elementary School in Niles ...

Services

ROBERT L. BANNER, 79, Liberty. SERVICES: 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home, Hubbard. CALLING HOURS: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, funeral home. RUTH A. BAUN, 105, Sarasota, Fla. SERVICES: noon Friday, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Youngstown. CALLING HOURS: 11 a.m. to noon ...

Darlene M. Caroselli 1951-2018

WARREN — Darlene M. Caroselli, 66, of Warren, died at midnight Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at Autumn Hills Care Center in Niles. Darlene was born Aug. 27, 1951, in Warren, the daughter of David and Myrtle Roland Stump. She was a 1969 graduate of Maplewood High School and was involved with ...

Carla J. Muir 1948-2018

NORTH JACKSON — Carla J. Muir, age 69, lost her battle with leukemia Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in Cleveland. She was born May 19, 1948, in Warren, a daughter of Virginia Jean Woofter and Allen George Muir. Carla was a 1966 graduate of Maplewood High School as the class valedictorian. She ...

Ruth L. Johnstone 1947-2018

NILES — Ruth L. Johnstone, 70, passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, after a brief illness. She was born Oct. 15, 1947, in Warren, a daughter of the late Richard and Janet Johnstone. Ruth graduated from Niles McKinley High School in 1966, and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in ...

James Ahladis 1930-2018

GIRARD — James Ahladis, 87, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his family, after battling cancer. James was born Aug. 17, 1930, in Warren, the son of the late Nicholas and Archondoula Ahladis. He was a 1948 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School and was a ...

Ruth M. Gourley 1917-2018

CORTLAND — Ruth M. Gourley, 100, passed away Wednesday morning, Feb. 21, 2018, at Gillette Nursing Home in Warren. Ruth was born Sept.17, 1917, in Brookville, Pa., a daughter of the late John and Sidna Mottern Stormer. She was a proud homemaker and loved to take care of her husband and ...

Dennis Cartwright 1949-2018

NILES — Dennis Cartwright, 68, died Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Cleveland University Hospital. He was born Aug. 30, 1949, in Franklinville, N.Y., the son of James A. and Ruth M. Dunlap Cartwright. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was employed as a forklift operator for various ...

Services pending

KIMBERLY A. BRANT, 44, of Youngstown, died Tuesday at her residence. (Borowski Memorial Home) CARL DONEGAN JR., 84, Elkhart, Ind., died Thursday in Elkhart. (James Funeral Home) EUGENE MULDOWNEY II, 54, of Rootstown, died Wednesday at University Hospital Portage Medical Center. (Borowski ...

Katherine A. Cioffi 1939-2018

NILES — Katherine Ann Cioffi, 78, of Niles, passed on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital. She was born Feb. 20, 1939, in Niles, the daughter of Robert and Mary Baselle Rose. She remained a Niles resident her entire life. Many years ago, Katherine had been ...

Annie R. Ritchie 1926-2018

WARREN — Annie Ruth Kirk Ritchie, 91, of Warren, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. She was born Feb. 21, 1926, in Chambers County, Ala., the daughter of Jim Kirk and Fannie Mae Foreman Ratchford. She attended Chambers County High School before taking up ...

Carmella Powell 1927-2018

CHAMPION — Carmella Powell, 90, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. She was born July 28, 1927, in Warren, the daughter of the late Gerardo and Nicoletta Ricci. Carmella was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School and moved to ...

Robin L. Hayes 1979-2018

GIRARD — Robin Lynn Hayes, 38, of Girard, formerly of Brookfield, passed away Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident on state Route 82 in Brookfield. Robin was born March 24, 1979, in Sharon, Pa., a daughter of John R. Fisher Sr. and Luella M. ...

Thomas A. Lesko 1938-2018

KINSMAN — Thomas A. “Tom” Lesko, 79, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Shepherd of the Valley in Howland. He was born Nov. 1, 1938, in Monesson, Pa., the son of the late George and Barbara Lesko. He was a graduate of Duquesne University with a bachelor’s degree. He retired in ...

Thomas M. Telego 1967-2018

NILES — Thomas M. Telego, 50, of Niles, passed away at 10:42 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic, surrounded by his family. Tom was born July 15, 1967, in Warren, a son of the late Frank S. and Lucille M. Patrone Telego. Tom was a 1985 graduate of Niles McKinley High School ...

Raymond C. McLean 1923-2018

BRISTOLVILLE — Raymond C. McLean, 94, of Bristolville, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Windsor House of Champion. He was born March 28, 1923, in Bristolville, the son of Everett and Helen Chapman McLean, and had lived in the area all his life. A graduate of Bristol High ...

Henry Cayson Jr. 1926-2018

WARREN — Henry Cayson Jr., 91, of Warren, entered into eternal rest Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at home. He was born May 17, 1926, in Warren, the son of Henry Sr. and Edna Hubbard Cayson, and had lived in the area all his life. A veteran of the U.S. Navy, Henry worked at General Refractories. ...

Joy J. McClellan 1960-2018

VIENNA — Joy J. McClellan, 58, died of natural causes Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. She was born Jan. 28, 1960, in Warren, the daughter of Floyd and Camille Davis McClellan. Survivors include brothers, Shawn of Winchester, Tenn., Mark of Fort Wayne, Ind., and ...

Colleen A. Dunnigan 1978-2018

MINERAL RIDGE — Colleen A. Dunnigan, 39, of Mineral Ridge, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, of natural causes. Born March 15, 1978, in Warren, she was the daughter of Thomas C. and Karen D. Mitchell Dunnigan. Colleen graduated from Mineral Ridge High School in 1996 and then from YSU in ...