Obituaries

Steven D. Wright

Steven D. Wright returned to active duty into God's Army, June 16, 2018, at his home unexpectedly. Steve was born July 28, 1949, to the late James and Garnet Wright. After school following in his father's footsteps, Steve joined the United States Army and fought two tours in Vietnam in the ...

Arletta Freeland

Arletta Freeland, 75, of Belpre passed away at 1:30 pm, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born August 29, 1942, in Marietta to John and Anna Clasey Freeland. Arletta was employed at Marietta College and Shoney's in the food preparation area. Arletta is ...

(Naomi) Ruth Casto

"It is enough; earth's struggles soon shall cease and Jesus calls us to Heaven's perfect peace." (Naomi) Ruth Casto, 92, of Marietta, OH passed peacefully from this life on June 5, 2018 at her home. Born July 25, 1925 in Marietta to the late Clyde and Nellie McClead Young, she lived her ...

Michael Scott Babcock

Michael Scott Babcock, 52, of Lowell, Ohio, died Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born on June 3, 1966 to Raymond and Peggy Jarrell Babcock. Mike was a graduate of Fort Frye High School. He owned and operated Babcock Fence Company for over 30 years. Mike was a ...

Hazel Buck

Hazel Mae Buck, 77, of Parkersburg, passed away June 15, 2018. Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation society is assisting with arrangements.

Bert Anderson

Bert D. Anderson, 81, of Vincent, died Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Arrangements are pending at The Barlow Chapel of Cawley & Peoples.

Irene G. Payne

Irene G. Payne, 92, of Whipple passed away at 8:30 pm, Monday, June 18, 2018, at her home. She was born January 2, 1926, in Washington County, OH, to Elmer Ernest and Bertha Elizabeth Sprout Morgenstern. Irene was a homemaker and a member of Marietta Bible Center. On August 3, 1946, she ...

Funeral services

Loyd Lipps - Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre. Burial Rockland Cemetery. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today. Steven Story - Visitation 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Anderson-McDaniel Funeral Home, Pomeroy. Funeral services 11 a.m. Friday. Grace Episcopal Church, Pomeroy. Lindsey ...

Loyd L. Lipps

Loyd L. Lipps, 87 of Little Hocking, Ohio died on June 18, 2018 at The Heritage in St. Marys, WV. He was born in Frametown, WV and was the son of the late Homer Joseph and Alice May Blake Lipps. He drove truck for and retired from AGA Gas, Washington, WV. He was a Korean War Army veteran ...

Lindsey Morgan Ward

Lindsey Morgan Ward, age 33, of 54420 Browning Cemetery Rd, Portland, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 8:05 AM while at the Belpre Landing Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after a brave battle with cancer. Lindsey is survived by her husband Zachery Ward, whom she married on ...

Funeral services

Worley Berisford - Funeral services 1 p.m. today, Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield. Visitation noon until time of service. Carol Carpenter - Funeral services 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home, Marietta. Interment Riverview Cemetery, Williamstown. Visitation 2-4 ...

Debbie A. Wittekind

Debbie A. Wittekind, 67, of Marietta, OH passed away on June 17, 2018 at Marietta Memorial Hospital with her family by her side. Debbie was born April 17, 1951 in Marietta, OH to the late Bill and Martha Cochran. Debbie was employed by Pioneer Chevy/Family Ford. She is survived by her ...

Steven Lewis Story

Steven Lewis Story, age 64, of Pomeroy, died Saturday morning, June 16, 2018 in Columbus from complications resulting from a long struggle with cancer. He was born on May 28, 1954, in Pomeroy, Ohio, the son of the late Robert and Nona (Mourning) Story. Steve was a graduate of Pomeroy ...

Carol J. Carpenter

Carol J. Carpenter, 91, of Parkersburg passed away at 6:55 a.m., Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Brookdale Marietta. She was born August 6, 1926, in Marietta to Talbert and Elizabeth McKee Roach. Carol was a graduate of Williamstown High School Class of 1944 and had been employed at Monongahela ...

Richard L. Logston

Richard Lee Logston, 76, of Jerusalem, Ohio, died June 16, 2018. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield, Ohio. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Tuesday.

Myron D. Pryor

Myron D. Pryor, 90, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Saturday, June 16, 2018, at his home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, Caldwell. Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today.

Worley E. Berisford

Worley Emory Berisford, 102, of Zanesville, Ohio, formerly of Monroe County, Ohio, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield, Ohio. Visitation is noon until time of service Tuesday.

Funeral services

Alice V. Bertram - Funeral services at 10:30 a.m. today at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home. Burial will be in Warren Chapel Cemetery. Rosalind L. Duncan - Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at The Basilica of Saint Mary of the Assumption, Marietta. Burial of cremated ...

Kathy Sue Evans

Kathy Sue Evans, 68, formerly of Belpre, Ohio, died Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Oak Point Nursing and Rehab in Baltic, Ohio. She was born on June 17, 1949 in Parkersburg, WV to William and Marianne Church Turrill. Kathy was a big part of the Harvest Moon Festival. She was an artist at ...

Howard R. Hanna

Howard R. Hanna, 79, of Merritt Island, Florida, passed away April 29, 2018 at the Orlando VA Hospital. Howard was born January 21, 1939 in Marietta, OH to Cecil and Glenna (Hughes) Hanna. He is survived by his daughter, Tammie, stepsons, Louis (Kathryn) and Chuck (Julie), 18 ...