Obituaries

Services

ROBERT D. BOWSKILL, 99, Mineral Ridge. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Monday, Lane Funeral Home, Mineral Ridge Chapel. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, funeral home. STEPHAN P. CENTOFANTE, 66, Youngstown. CELEBRATION OF LIFE: 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 4, Bumperz Hair Company, Youngstown. CLEOTIS COBB, 58, ...

Robert D. Bowskill 1919-2018

MINERAL RIDGE — Robert D. Bowskill, 99, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at Continuing Healthcare in Mineral Ridge. He was born Oct. 12, 1919, in Coatbridge, Scotland, a son of John D. and Christina Davidson Bowskill. He had been employed as a machine repairman at General Motors in Lordstown ...

Lougean Salmon 1944-2018

VIENNA — Lougean Salmon, 74, of Avalon Village Boulevard, passed away 12:55 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic, following an extended illness. Lougean was born June 15, 1944, in Warren, the daughter of Samuel Rogers and Evelene Peterson. She had been employed as a food ...

Barbara E. Kellar 1944-2018

NILES — Barbara Ellen Kellar, 73, passed away peacefully at 10:45 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Nov. 26, 1944, in Inez, Ky., the daughter of Charley and Clara Walters Whitt. A devoted homemaker, she was of the Baptist faith. Barbara ...

Concetta M. DeMaiolo 1923-2018

NILES — Concetta M. “Jennie” DeMaiolo, 95, of Niles, passed away at 9:32 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at her residence. She was born May 6, 1923, in Bagnoli Irpino, Italy, the daughter of Dominic and Josephine DeCapua Macchia. She was a 1941 graduate of Niles McKinley High School, a ...

Judith L. Holliday 1940-2018

HUBBARD — Judith L. “Judi” Holliday, 78, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. Judi was born Jan. 2, 1940, in Howland, to the late Jack and Nancy Durig. She was a graduate of Howland High School. She married Gerald J. Holliday on Dec. 21, 1962. Judi truly lived life ...

Cleotis Cobb 1959-2018

WARREN — Cleotis Cobb, 58, died of natural causes Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital. He was born Dec. 14, 1959, in Warren, the son of Parkies and Lovie Lee Cobb Sr. He had been employed as a manager with Hardees Restaurant and also with the Trumbull Country ...

Mary A. Yuricek 1928-2018

WARREN — Mary A. Litavec Yuricek, 90, of Warren, peacefully passed away Monday afternoon, Oct. 22, 2018. She was born June 14, 1928, in Bardejove, Slovakia, the daughter of Josef and Maria Dzulikova Litavec and came to the U.S. in the 1960s. Mary will always be remembered for being a ...

Services

HEIDI L. BRISTOL, 41, Warren. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Thursday, Staton-Borowski Funeral Home. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, funeral home. STEPHAN P. CENTOFANTE, 66, Youngstown. CELEBRATION OF LIFE: 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 4, Bumperz Hair Company, Youngstown. RUTH E. CURRENCE, 100, Warren. ...

Services pending

BRANDON A. BLANEY, 28, of Orangeville, died Monday at home. (Staton-Borowski) MICHAEL CHAMBERLAIN, 86, of Niles, died Wednesday at Continuing Healthcare at Autumn Hills in Niles. (Staton-Borowski) ROY L. WADE, 89, of Farmdale, died Wednesday. (Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service)

Victoria E. Secola 1944-2018

WARREN — Victoria Elizabeth Secola, 74, died Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, in the emergency room of Trumbull Regional Medical Center. Victoria was born May 7, 1944, in Warren, the daughter of Genevieve Elko. She was a homemaker and member of SS. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church. She ...

Katherine R. Cox 1984-2018

BRISTOLVILLE — Katherine Rae Cox, 34, of Bristolville, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at the Rocky River Health Care of West Park. She was born June 2, 1984, in Warren, the daughter of Thomas F. and Rhonda L. Kovach Cox. Katherine is survived by her father, Thomas F. Cox of Bristolville; ...

Thomas W. Whitacre 1943-2018

CORTLAND — Thomas Wilbur Whitacre, 74, of Cortland, passed away peacefully into eternal rest Friday night, Oct. 19, 2018 at CHS of Niles. He was born Nov. 17, 1943, in Newton Falls, the son of the late Wilbur M. Whitacre and Hazel E. MacFaddyen Whitacre. He served his country in the ...

Howard I. Rohrer Jr. 1940-2018

WARREN — Howard Irvin Rohrer Jr., 78, died Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. He was born Aug. 16, 1940, in Hartville, a son of Howard I. Sr. and Sarah Shelly Rohrer. Howard was employed as a truck driver for many years prior to retiring. Howard is survived by ...

Martha A. Laurie 1936-2018

AUSTINTOWN — Martha Anne Vasko Laurie, 82, passed away Tuesday morning, Oct. 23, 2018, at her son’s home, with her family by her side. Martha was born July 18, 1936, in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Julius and Lillian Zadonia Vasko, and spent her life in this area. She was a 1954 ...

Angelina Lombardi 1925-2018

WARREN — Angelina “Angie” Lombardi, 92, passed away Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, at her residence, with her family by her side. She was born Nov. 20, 1925, in Roccaviva, Italy, the daughter of the late Bernardino and Anna DePaulis. She came to Warren in 1962 from Italy. She retired from ...

Robert W. Durst 1925-2018

CHAMPION — Robert Wayne Durst, 93, of Champion, died Tuesday morning, Oct. 16, 2018, at O’Brien Memorial Nursing Home in Masury. He was born April 19, 1925, in Bazetta, the son of the late Elmer Wayne and Verna M. Wilds Durst. Bob was a 1943 graduate of Bazetta High School. He then ...

Karen A. Day 1955-2018

WARREN — Karen A. Day, 63, of Warren, passed away at 12:32 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, in the intensive care unit at Trumbull Regional Medical Center in Warren. Karen was born May 9, 1955, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Patricia Pritchard Pykare and was a lifelong area resident. A ...

Earl G. Monroe 1931-2018

CORTLAND — Earl G. Monroe, 87, passed away Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at the Hospice House in Poland. Earl was born March 3, 1931, in Warren, to the late George D. and Nellie Clark Monroe. Earl married the former Eileen W. Rudkin on Oct. 6, 1956, at St. Mary Church in Warren. He was employed ...

Services

KELLIE BINDAS, 48, Girard. SERVICES: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home, Boardman-Canfield Chapel. CALLING HOURS: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, funeral home. HEIDI L. BRISTOL, 41, Warren. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Thursday, Staton-Borowski Funeral Home.CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, ...