Obituaries

Karen L. Ochsenbine 1947-2018

WARREN — Karen Lynn Ochsenbine, 71, of Warren, passed away Friday morning, Dec. 14, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. She was born Aug. 3, 1947, in Warren, the daughter of Robin and Rose Jakubick Hood. Karen worked for General Motors in Lordstown for 30 years, prior to retiring. She ...

Hazel I. Crouse 1925-2018

WARREN — Hazel I. Crouse, 93, of Warren, passed away peacefully at her home in Warren, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. The daughter of Curtis and Dora Sapp Stanley, Hazel was born Feb. 18, 1925, in Mecosta County, Michigan. Hazel married her late husband Robert Crouse March 7, 1943, raised their ...

Thearl Boggs 1934-2018

VIENNA — Thearl Boggs, 84, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at the Continuing Healthcare at the Ridge following a short illness. He was born March 11, 1934, in Olive Hill, Ky., a son of Lonnie and Edna Mae Hanshaw Boggs. Thearl was a payloader at Standard Slag in Lordstown. He was a ...

Services

WINIFRED D. BOWERS, 100, Bristol. SERVICES: noon Thursday, Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, funeral home. PAMELA BROWN, 46, Warren. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, funeral home. ...

Services pending

JOANNE BEARD, 84, of Vienna, died Saturday at her home. (Lane, Roberts Clark) PATRICE LYNCH, 66, of Niles, died at Saturday at her home. (Holloway Williams)

Pamela Brown 1972-2018

WARREN — Pamela Brown, 46, of Warren, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday evening, Dec. 12, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. She was born July 18, 1972, in Cleveland, a daughter of Thomas Hill and Diane Brown. Pam was a 1990 graduate of John Hay High School in ...

Francis B. Gregory Jr. 1937-2018

GIRARD — Francis “Bud” Bernard Gregory Jr., 81, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at home. He was born July 31, 1937, in Franklin, Pa., a son of Francis Bernard Gregory Sr. and Theresa Woods Gregory. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was employed with the Warren Fire Department, Clyde ...

Gladys V. Zemen 1924-2018

CANTON — Gladys Virginia Wakefield Zemen, 94, died Tuesday, Dec.11, 2018, in Canton, where she was recently residing with her daughter. Gladys was born Aug. 30, 1924, in Harlan, Ky., to Albert Zevonzo Wakefield and the former Bessie Mae Tillery. Gladys and her four siblings were ...

Donald F. Guerra 1945-2018

NILES — Donald F. Guerra, 73, of Niles, died at 12:44 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Hospice of The Valley Hospice House in Poland. He was born Feb. 11, 1945, in Warren, the son of Fabian and Rita Bologna Guerra. Don was a 1964 graduate of Niles McKinley High School and was a graduate ...

Irene D. Simun 1928-2018

HOWLAND — Irene D. Simun, 90, of Howland, entered eternal life peacefully at 12:24 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, with her family at her side, at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Home in Howland, under the comforting care of hospice. Irene was born Sept. 2, 1928, in Youngstown, the daughter ...

Judith A. Hoffman 1942-2018

WILLIAMSTOWN, Vt. — Judith Bowser Hoffman, 76, passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 at her home, with her daughter at her bedside. Born Jan. 15, 1942, in Cortland, she was the daughter of William and Mary Sutter Bowser. Judith was one of four children. Her childhood was spent on the family farm ...

Bonnie G. Taylor 1960-2018

LORDSTOWN — Bonnie G. Taylor, 58, of Lordstown, went home to be with our Lord Jesus peacefully at 12:21 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at Hospice House in Poland, following a courageous six-month battle with ovarian cancer after being a 14-year breast cancer survivor Bonnie was born Nov. ...

Robert W.S. Dennis 1954-2018

WARREN — Robert W.S. Dennis, 64, of Warren, passed away of natural causes Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at his residence. The Lord has taken him home and set him free. He was born April 11, 1954, the son of the late William H. Dennis Sr. and Evelynmae Snyder Dennis. Bob was a lifelong ...

Cindy A. Michael 1962-2018

WARREN — Cindy A. Michael, 56, passed over very peacefully Wednesday, Dec.12, 2018. Cindy’s death was precipitated by a diagnosis of advanced metastatic breast cancer in the fall of 2015. Born Aug. 22, 1962, at Northside Hospital in Youngstown, she was the daughter of George and Darla ...

Mardell S. Shafer 1952-2018

ANDOVER — Mardell Sue Shafer, 66, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at University Hospital in Andover. She was born Nov. 18, 1952, in Sharon, Pa., the daughter of Mark H. and Elizabeth Perrine Shafer. She was employed as a cook at Nancy’s Restaurant in Kinsman and was a member of the ...

Bethany A. Golar 1971-2018

WARREN — Bethany Ann Golar, 47, of Warren, passed away at 6:19 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center from complications following Multiple Sclerosis. Bethany was born Jan. 31, 1971, in Warren, the daughter of Willie C. Golar and Donna J. Donaldson Golar, and was ...

Gerald G. Krok 1951-2018

NILES — Gerald G. “Jerry” Krok, 67, of Niles, passed away Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at his residence, following a brief illness. He was born March 15, 1951, in Warren, the son of David and Doris Goddard Krok. Jerry was a 1969 graduate of Niles McKinley High School. He enjoyed playing ...

Winifred D. Bowers 1918-2018

BRISTOL — Winifred D. Bowers, 100, of Bristol Township, passed away Wednesday, Dec.12, 2018, at Windsor House of Champion. She was born Jan. 27, 1918, in Greene Township, the daughter of the late Brant Dial and Maud Smith Dial. Winifred was the youngest of eight siblings. She married ...

Services pending

THEARL BOGGS, 84, of Vienna, died Saturday at Continuing Healthcare of Mineral Ridge. (Holeton-Yuhasz) VIOLET FREEMAN, 97, of Ravenna, died Saturday at her residence. (Borowski Memorial Home)

Services

DAISY M. HAYSLETT, 74, Warren. SERVICES: 2 p.m. Sunday, Lane Funeral Home, Roberts-Clark Chapel, Warren. CALLING HOURS: noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, funeral home. CAROLYN L. HIPPLE, 87, Warren. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Monday, St. Paul Lutheran Church. CALLING HOURS: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 10 to 11 a.m. ...