Obituaries

John E. Mosko 1929-2017

WARREN — John E. Mosko, 87, of Warren, entered into eternal life at 5:32 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. John was born Dec. 2, 1929, in Warren, the son of the late Anthony and Mary Neilan Mosko Jr., and was a lifelong area resident. He was a machine ...

Richard D. Gates 1937-2017

KINSMAN — Richard “Dick” D. Gates, 80, of Kinsman, died Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at the St. Joseph Medical Center in Andover. He was born Jan. 23, 1937, in Warren, a son of Gilbert E. and Alberta L. Wilcox Gates. A lifelong area resident, Dick was a 1954 graduate of Kinsman High ...

Ralph M. Rerko 1942-2017

NEWTON FALLS — Ralph M. Rerko, 75, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at his residence. He was born April 13, 1942, in Cleveland, the son of Michael and Anna Ungrady Rerko. After graduation from high school, Ralph entered the U.S. Navy in 1961, serving until 1983, with tours in ...

Carmen Vadino 1925-2017

NILES — Carmen Vadino, 92, passed away peacefully at 1:32 a.m. on Thursday Nov. 16, 2017, at the Northside Medical Center in Youngstown. He was born April 14, 1925, in Girard, the son of Anthony and Rose Marie Cavalcanti Vadino and lived in this community most of his life. He was a ...

Michael A. Smith Sr. 1953-2017

MASURY — Michael A. Smith Sr., 64, passed away Friday morning, Nov. 17, 2017, at his home. Michael was born July 30, 1953, in Sharon, Pa., a son of the late John and Catherine Soltis Smith. He was a 1971 graduate of Brookfield High School and continued his education at Youngstown State ...

Mildred Manfull 1933-2017

MURRIETA, Calif. — Mildred “Millie” Jean Broadwell Green Manfull, 83, passed away peacefully at the Loma Linda Hospital in Murrieta Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, with her loving family at her bedside. She was born Dec. 7, 1933, to Vincent and Mildred Reed Broadwell in Warren. She was a ...

Lori Porter 1969-2017

NILES — Lori Porter, 48, died Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at the Cleveland Clinic. She was born Oct. 10, 1969, in Warren, the daughter of Frank and Linda Hunyady Juhasz. Lori was recently employed as a cashier at the Dollar General store and was a member of Niles Christian Assembly. She is ...

Edward P. Pollock 1969-2017

YOUNGSTOWN — Edward P. Pollock, 48, passed away Thursday evening, Nov. 16, 2017, at Windsor House in Youngstown. Edward was born March 30, 1969, in Youngstown, a son of George G. and Helen J. Elchuck Pollock. Ed was employed in the health care industry before retiring. He was a 1987 ...

Annette M. Diciccio 1923-2017

STRUTHERS — Annette M. Diciccio, 94, passed away at her home on Thursday morning, Nov. 16, 2017. Annette was born July 11, 1923, in Youngstown, a daughter of Gustavo and Cecelia Navy. Before becoming a homemaker, she worked at Automatic Sprinkler and McCrory’s. She was a member of ...

Services pending

LARRY CHAMBERLAIN, 76, of Berlin Center, died Wednesday at Hospice House in Poland. (Borowski/Oak Meadow) MARY J. GROOM, 70, of Warren, died Saturday at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. (Staton-Borowski) BEATRICE HOUSEHOLDER, 81, of Boardman, died Wednesday at her residence. (Borowski/Oak ...

Rose Leskovec 1919-2017

NILES — Rose Leskovec, 98, passed away early Friday morning, Nov. 17, 2017, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital, following a long and fulfilling life. Rose was born Nov. 11, 1919, a daughter of the late Mike and Mary Sennyk Brutka, and was born, raised and a lifelong resident of the McKinley ...

Charles R. Parisi Jr. 1988-2017

AUSTINTOWN — Charles “Chucky” Richard Parisi Jr., 29, passed suddenly Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Chucky was born Feb. 3, 1988, in Warren, a son to Charles Richard Parisi Sr. of Niles and Jodi Ann Carr Sforza of Berne, Ind. Chucky went to Niles McKinley High School and was an exceptional ...

Jeanetta L. Keener 1965-2017

CARROLTON, Texas — Jeanetta Lee Keener, 52, formerly of Warren, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, in Carrolton. Jeanetta was born Sept. 19, 1965, in Ravenna, a daughter of Noah and Virginia Keener. She graduated from Howland Christian High School in 1983. Jeanetta was employed in the ...

Services

JUANITA BROWN, 56, Merced, Calif. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Nov. 25, Niles First Church of the Nazarene. VIVIAN L. BRYANT, 69, Warren. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Saturday, Pineview Memorial Park, Warren. DANIEL M. CICO, 69, Middlefield. SERVICES: 2 p.m. Saturday, Lighthouse United Methodist Church, East ...

Judith A. Howard 1940-2017

YOUNGSTOWN — Judith A. Howard, 77, died Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 8, 2017, at Omni Manor. She was born May 20, 1940, in Newton Falls, a daughter of Paul L. and Bertha M. Beardsley Evans, and was a lifelong area resident. Mrs. Howard, a 1958 graduate of Newton Falls High School, was a ...

Walburga E. Everett 1929-2017

WARREN — Walburga “Wally” E. Everett, 88, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at home. She was born Oct. 12, 1929, in Mannheim, Germany, the daughter of Sebastian Wolfgang and Barbara Kress Sturm. She had worked as a supervisor for environmental services at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. ...

Services pending

JOHN E. MOSKO, 87, of Warren, died Thursday at St Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. (Sinchak & Kaszowski) KAREN SMITH, 65, of Champion, died Friday at Trumbull Regional Medical Center. (Staton-Borowski)

Frank L. Ramage 1921-2017

CLAYSVILLE, Pa. — Frank L. “Pap Frank” Ramage, 96, of Claysville, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at the Washington Hospital. He was born Feb. 4, 1921, in the family home in Claysville, the son of the late Robert Bruce Ramage and Ione Linville Ramage. On June 27, 1939, he married ...

Services

ROBERT J. BONANNO, 82, Niles. SERVICES: noon Friday, St. Stephen Church, Niles. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, Holloway-Williams Funeral Home, Niles. BURIAL: Niles City Cemetery. JUANITA BROWN, 56, Merced, Calif. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Nov. 25, Niles First Church of the Nazarene. ...

Louis A. Lucia 1925-2017

WARREN — Louis A. Lucia, 92, passed away Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at home. He was born June 23, 1925, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the son of the late Louis A. and Theresa Flocco Lucia. After graduating from New Utrecht High School, Brooklyn, in 1943, he enlisted in the U. S. Army, where he served ...