Obituaries

Delbert L. “Ducky” Duckworth

Delbert L. “Ducky” Duckworth, 81, of Marietta passed away 11:15 am September 15, 2018. He was born on November 17, 1936, the son of the late Loren A. and Olive Parks Duckworth. Ducky graduated from Marietta High School in 1954. He was a member of the Ohio Carpenters Union Local #356 and ...

Martha Naomi Hunter

Martha Naomi Hunter, 92 of Marietta, Ohio died at her home on September 17, 2018. She was the daughter of Flavius and Winifred Shutts Ash. She was a member of the Church of Christ at Warner, Ohio. She graduated from Marietta High School in 1944 and attended The Ohio State University and ...

Sharon Roberts

Sharon J. (Archer) Roberts, 82, of Parkersburg, went to be with her Lord and Savior September 13, 2018 from her residence. She was born July 29, 1936, in Wood County, a daughter of the late Frank and Lucille Bailey Archer. Sharon was part of the 1954 graduating class of Parkersburg High ...

Leonard Starkey

Leonard “Pap” Starkey, 90, of Marietta, died Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Harmar Place. He was born May 28, 1928 in Marietta to Clarence and Mabel Starkey. Pap was a veteran of the U.S. Army, who served in Korea in several battles and was a Staff Sergeant upon discharge. He received ...

Rollie E. Ramsey

Rollie Edward Ramsey, 76, of Beverly, Ohio, died on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at his home. He was born on November 19, 1941 in Clairton, PA, son of Joseph E. and Hazel L. Hutton Ramsey. He had been an electrician foreman/industrial maintenance and had retired from Interlake Steel after 18 ...

Leonard Starkey

Leonard Starkey, 90, of Marietta, died Sept. 16, 2018, at Harmar Place. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, at Roberts Funeral Home, 27880 St. Rt. 7, Marietta. Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday.

Services

John Michael Belleville - Funeral services will be 11 a.m. today at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with burial in Valley Cemetery. Visitation will be 9 a.m. until time of service today. Frank C. Leonhart Jr. - Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. today at McClure-Schafer-Lankford ...

John Michael Belleville

John Michael Belleville, 35, of Marietta passed away at 7:40 pm, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. He was born August 18, 1983, in Marietta to Lewis Allen Belleville and Diane Sue Warne Losch. John Michael graduated from Marietta High School and was employed at McDonald’s of Marietta and ...

Patricia Lynne Holliday

Patricia Lynne Holliday, 78, of Parkersburg passed away Sept. 14, 2018 at the Camden Clark Medical Center with comfort care by Amedisys Hospice. Arrangements are pending at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Frank C. Leonhart, Jr.

Frank C. Leonhart, Jr., 93, of Marietta went to be home with the Lord on Thursday, September 13, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was born March 22, 1925, in Lowell, a son of Frank C. and Estella Stevens Leonhart. He graduated from Lowell High School in May 1943. He served in the Navy ...

Vickie L. Pitts

Vickie L. Pitts, 67, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at Summit Acres Nursing Home in Caldwell. There will be no service at this time. McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East St., Caldwell, is caring for the family.

James P. Stack

James P. Stack, 86, of Dexter City, Ohio, died Thursday, Marietta Center in Marietta. Friends may call 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Monday at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, Caldwell, where the funeral service will follow visitation at 2 p.m.

Betty A. Chandler

Betty A. Chandler, 93, of Beverly, Ohio, died on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Marietta. She was born March 25, 1925 in West Virginia, daughter of Glen and Audra Lee Fonner Heston. She had been a librarian at the Beverly Library for many years, an aid at the ...

Lori Ann Erb

Lori Ann Erb, 49, of Marietta, OH passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Marietta Memorial Hospital with her loving mother by her side. She was born on March 15, 1969 in Marietta to John W. and Barbara Leasure Erb. Lori was a 1991 graduate of Fort Frye High School. She ...

Leo Gibson

Leo Gibson, 76, of Caldwell, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 suddenly at his home. Visitation, from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 p.m. Friday, Chandler Funeral Home, 609 West Street, Caldwell, Ohio. Funeral, 1 p.m. Saturday, Chandler Funeral Home Chapel. Burial, Village View Cemetery in ...

Roy James Loyd

Roy James Loyd, 75, of Parkersburg passed away Sept. 10, 2018. Cremation services have been entrusted to Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

James R. Strode

James R. Strode, 90, of Stockport, passed away on Weds. Sept. 12, 2018 at his residence. Service 11 a.m. Saturday, Stone-Matheney Funeral Home in Chesterhill. Burial, Westland Cemetery near Pennsville. Visitation, 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 p.m. Friday. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the ...

Ruth Trotter

On the morning of August 29, 2018, Ruth Trotter left her earthly body behind to join her husband of nearly 72 years in heaven. Ruth was born to Frank W. and Edna Lenore Flowers Smith on a farm near Vincent on September 28, 1923. She graduated from Barlow Rural High School in 1941 and attended ...

Walter Dean Wolfe

Walter Dean Wolfe, 74, of Williamstown, died Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Walter was born March 26, 1944 in Parkersburg, WV to Granville and Nellie Wolfe. He was very dedicated to the military, serving 6 years in the Army Reserve and then 26 years in the Air ...

Judith Lynn Lamp Dunn

Judith Lynn Lamp Dunn, 71, of Whipple, OH passed away on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Marietta Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 29, 1946 in Parkersburg, WV to the late Howard E. and Wilma Clegg Lamp. Judy graduated from Parkersburg High School in ...