Obituaries

Dean Leo Carpenter

Dean Leo Carpenter, 62, of Belpre, passed away January 10, 2018, at Camden Clark Hospital. He was born April 2, 1955 to the late Harry M. and Glenda E. Hill Carpenter. Dean attended Lawrence and Newport Elementary and graduated in 1973 from Frontier High School. After graduating he went to ...

Mary Carolyn Ash Kraner

Mary Carolyn Ash Kraner, 86, of Marietta, Ohio passed away on Sunday. January 14, 2018. Mary was a Christian and attended the Church of Christ at Warner, Ohio. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Dr. Keith L. Kraner; two daughters, Karen Kraner of Frederick, MD, and Lisa (Price) ...

Maximus Daniel Matthews

Howell, MI His Legacy…Maximus Daniel. Matthews, passed away, January 12, 2018. Max was born December 26, 2017 in Ann Arbor, MI to Robert and Kristen (Bartkowiak) Matthews. His Family…Max is survived by his loving parents, Robert and Kristen; brother Myles; maternal grandparents, ...

Funeral services

Glenn Bailey - Visitation 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Friday. Service 1 p.m., Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield. Betty Jordan - Mass of Christian burial 11 a.m. Thursday, St. Ambrose Catholic Church. Visitation 3:30-8 p.m. today, Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre, Rosary Service 7:30 p.m. Burial St. Mary’s ...

Betty M. Jordan

Betty M. Jordan, 92 of Cutler, Ohio passed away peacefully on January 14, 2018. She was born July 23, 1925 in Parkersburg, WV and was the daughter of the late John V. and Sallie Weil Dunbar. She was a faithful member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church. She is survived by her children, Carolyn ...

Mary Marie Hughes McNabb

Mary Marie Hughes McNabb, 90, of Lowell passed away peacefully in her sleep at 4:00 A.M. January 15, 2018. She was born January 9, 1928 to Mae Skidmore Hughes and Elmer John Hughes on the family farm behind Coal Run, Ohio. Mary was a graduate of Beverly High School in 1945 and then went on to ...

Charles ‘Chuck’ Edward Whiting

Charles “Chuck” Edward Whiting, 86, of Marietta, OH passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, January 14, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on May 3, 1931 in Marietta to the late John Oscar and Pearl Garnet Thomas Whiting. Chuck graduated from Marietta High School ...

Klaus Pelowski

Klaus D. Pelowski, 69, of Parkersburg, W.Va., passed away Jan. 12, 2018. Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society is assisting the family with cremation services.

Glenn Bailey

Glenn E. Bailey, 87, Zanesville, Ohio, died Jan. 14, 2018. Visitation 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Friday. Service 1 p.m., Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield.

Funeral services

Catherine Bennett - Funeral services 10 a.m. Wednesday, McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home. Interment Newport Cemetery. Visitation 2-4 p.m. 6-8 p.m. today. Ed DeLong - Services 11 a.m. today, McClure-Schafer-Lankford. Burial Newport Cemetery. Kim Fields - Visitation 4-8 p.m. today, ...

Ed DeLong

Ernest Edwin "Ed" DeLong, 77 of Newport, Ohio, fought the good fight and was called home on Friday, January 12, 2017, by his Lord and Savior while surrounded by his loved ones. He was born in 1940 to the late Wilbert and Pearl (Hartshorn) DeLong. He is survived by Bonnie (Benson) DeLong whom ...

Maxine M. Piatt

Maxine M. Piatt, 93, of Marietta passed away at 5:10 a.m. Saturday, January 13, 2018. She was born on January 11, 1925, in Graysville, OH to Clifford and Opal Williams Ring. Maxine was a graduate of Graysville High School and was a homemaker. On July 20, 1946, she married Forrest B. Piatt ...

Kim Lynn Fields

Kim L. Fields, 49, of Columbus passed away Saturday, January 13, after a courageous 10 year battle with cancer. Kim, the loving wife of John R. Fields, whom she married July 6, 1996, was born June 11, 1968 in Marietta, Ohio, the daughter of Gary F. and Sandra L. (Wagner) Bishman. Kim ...

Jonathan W. Shaffer

Jonathan W. Shaffer, 62, of Reno passed away at 4:00 pm, Friday, January 12, 2018, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born October 23, 1955, in Philadelphia, PA, a son of Howard and Anita Hummel Shaffer. Jonathan was a Chemical Engineer with Zoetis Corporation and attended First United ...

Funeral services

Ruby Bryner - Funeral services 1 p.m. today at Open Door Baptist Church. Visitation is 11 a.m. until the services. Edward Hupp - Funeral Liturgy with Mass at 10 a.m. today at St. Stephen Catholic Church, Caldwell. William Joseph McDermott III - Funeral Liturgy with Mass at 11 a.m. Wednesday ...

William Joseph ‘Bill’ McDermott III

William Joseph “Bill” McDermott III, 81, of Vincent, Ohio, died Tuesday, January 9, 2018, in Bradenton, Florida. He was born on February 22, 1936 in Washington D.C. Bill was a 1955 graduate of Marietta High School. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Berlin Crisis for two ...

Garnet Virginia Cozzens

Garnet Virginia Cozzens, 86 went to be with the Lord on January 10, 2018. Born on August 24, 1931, in Palmer Township, Stockport, OH, where she resided until her death. Daughter of Clarence and Agnes Anderson. “Ginny” was preceded in death by her husband, George W. Cozzens; two ...

Ralph H. Smith

Ralph H. Smith, 92, of Waterford, Ohio, died Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Muskingum Valley Skilled Nursing and Rehab. He was born on June 16, 1925 in Wheeling, WV and was the son and last surviving member of the Clyde D. and Velmia G. Rayl Smith family. He had been a farmer most of his life ...

Harold E. Camp

It is with sadness that we note the passing on Nov. 4, 2017, of Parkersburg native Harold E. Camp in Huntington, W.Va. Harold was a graduate of Parkersburg High School, Marietta College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, receiving degrees in physics from Marietta College and RPI. His ...

Edward Hupp

Edward U. Hupp, 94, of Zanesville, Ohio, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. Visitation 2-6 p.m. Sunday, McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, Caldwell. Funeral Liturgy with Mass 10 a.m. Monday, St. Stephen Catholic Church, Caldwell.