Obituaries

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TERESA MARY PORTZER, 84, of Vienna, died Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at her home. (Peter Rossi) DENNIS WOODRUM, 76 of Howland, died Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at his home. (Staton-Borowski)

Alan C. Coe 1943-2017

SALINE, Mich. — Alan Charles Coe, 74, died Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, in Saline, Mich. Alan was born Feb. 16, 1943, in Saline, the son of Gerald W. and Ann E. Peters Coe. They preceded him in death. The details of Alan’s death were not announced as he felt it was more important to know ...

Miles K. Free Jr. 1924-2017

MEDINA — Miles K. Free Jr., 93, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, in Medina. He was born May 8, 1924, in Warren, to the late Miles K. Free Sr. and Mary F. Valot Free. Miles honorably served as a sergeant the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Upon returning from the war, he ...

Kelly J. Kahl 1964-2017

CHESTERFIELD, Mich. — Kelly J. Winyard Kahl, 52, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. Kelly was born Dec. 5, 1964, in Ohio, the daughter of the Rev. Rod and Jean Winyard. Kelly was a 1983 graduate of Howland Christian School. She also attended Tennessee Temple University in ...

Maria Gulyas 1936-2017

STREETSBORO — Maria Herczog Gulyas, 81, of Streetsboro, passed away unexpectedly in the early morning hours of Oct. 12, 2017, at Akron General Hospital. Maria was born July 3, 1936, in Maria Remete, Budapest, Hungary, to Janos Herczog and Therezia Fritzenschaft. She immigrated Dec. 22, ...

Linda S. Raub 1952-2017

WARREN — Linda S. Raub, 64, passed away Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at her residence with her family by her side. She was born Nov. 3, 1952, in Warren, the daughter of the late Manuel and Josephine Ramos. She was a graduate of Howland High School and a graduate from cosmetology school. She ...

Kim Coles 1964-2017

YOUNGSTOWN — Kim Coles, 53, died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at Park Center Health Care in Boardman. He was born Sept. 16, 1964, in McKeesport, Pa., a son of Robert E. Long and Phylis Coles. He is survived by his children, Maurice Coles of Boardman, Kim D. Coles of Hubbard, Kimeca Coles ...

M. Celeste H. Hexamer 1939-2017

FERNLEY, Nev. — Mary Celeste Hannah Hexamer, 78, died Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, in peace at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born July 28,1939, in San Pedro, Calif., the daughter of Margaret Mary Cheney and Robert Henry Hannah. After spending most of her high school years at ...

Services

MICHAEL L. BLACKWELL SR., 37, Warren. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Monday, Restoration Fellowship Church, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, church. LEONA C. CORNICELLI, 94, Cortland. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel, Warren. CALLING HOURS: 5 to 7 ...

Mark A. Osmon 1964-2017

WARREN — Mark A. Osmon, 53, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017. Mark was born June 28, 1964, the son of the late James and Elizabeth Osmon. Mark enjoyed hunting, fishing and being outdoors. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He is survived by his daughter, Haylee Osmon ...

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WILLIAM ADAIR JR., 76, of Belle Vernon, formerly of Mineral Ridge, died Saturday at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. (Holeton-Yuhasz) JAMES CHANCE, 73, of Warren, died Friday at Signature Health Care. (Staton-Borowski) JUANITA HALL, 82, of Niles, died Saturday at her home. ...

Michael L. Blackwell 1980-2017

WARREN — Mr. Michael Lamont Blackwell Sr., 37, departed this life suddenly on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. Mr Blackwell was born June 11, 1980, in Warren, a son of Charles E. and Lillian F. Blackwell Carr. He was mostly known as “MB.” He was a self-employed ...

Leona C. Cornicelli 1923-2017

CORTLAND — Leona C. Cornicelli, 94, formerly of Howland, died Thursday morning, Oct. 12, 2017, at Lake Vista of Cortland. She was born Sept. 4, 1923, in Smithfield, the daughter of the late Alex and Stella Blazek Klan. She had been a Trumbull County resident most of her life. Leona was a ...

Gretchen R. Kittle 1927-2017

WARREN — Gretchen Ruth Kittle, 90, of Warren, passed away Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at Windsor House in Champion. She was born April 30, 1927, in Kerns, W. Va., the daughter of the late Charles and Mae (Kalar) Vancsoy. On June 14, 1945, she married Alvin Kittle. They shared 58 wonderful ...

Lee C. Kimble 1960-2017

WARREN — Lee Cole Kimble, 56, died Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness. He was born Oct. 26, 1960, in Albemarle, Va., the son of Charles Cole and Claire Essex. Mr. Kimble was employed with Coates Car Care as a service technician. He attended Good ...

James K. Mills 1938-2017

BAZETTA — James K. Mills, 79, died Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at home. James was born April 8, 1938, the son of Kenneth B. and Taimi Mackey Mills. He retired from WCI Steel in Warren. Survivors include his wife, Sherry Warren Mills; three sons, Michael D., Matthew W. and Jason E. Mills, and ...

Kenton L. Stroup 1953-2017

BREMERTON, Wash. — Kenton L. Stroup, 64, formerly of Braceville, died Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. He was born Feb. 22, 1953, in Warren, the son of Lloyd Lee and Mabel June Stroup. During the Vietnam War, he served in the U.S. Navy and went on to become a nuclear cleaner for and retired from ...

Jimie Phares 1934-2017

NILES — Jimie Phares, 83, of Girard, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at Autumn Hills Care Center in Niles. Jimie was born Jan. 20, 1934, in Kerns, W. Va., the son of Pink and Retta Phares. He served during the Korean Conflict in the U.S. Army and then served in the U. S. National ...

Services

PAULINE A. BROCIOUS, 67, Cortland. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Saturday, Rock of Grace Church, Kinsman. FRED A. FISHER, 62, Parkman. SERVICES: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, North Bloomfield United Methodist Church. VELMA P. KLAICK, 87, Warren. SERVICES: 5 p.m. Saturday, Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, Warren. ...

Dale Mitchell 1960-2017

WARREN — Dale Mitchell, 57, died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, in Warren. He was born June 16, 1960, in Warren, the son of Lorenzo and Lollie Daniels Mitchell. Dale belonged to The Basement Outreach Ministries Church and he worked in maintenance. Surviving are his mother, Lollie Mitchell of ...