Obituaries

H. Franklin Smith

H. Franklin "Frank" Smith, age 53, of Macksburg, Ohio, died Friday, May 10, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born January 26, 1966, in Marietta, son of the late Herman Smith and Genevieve Graham. He worked in oil fields his entire life. Frank was a mechanic who enjoyed working on old ...

Anne L. Shuster

Anne L. Shuster, 69, of Chesterhill, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019 at her residence. She was born on Jan. 6, 1950 in Marietta, Ohio to the late Ralph and Martha Calendine Wood. She worked as a Registered Nurse at Marietta Memorial in Marietta and Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. She is ...

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David E. Cline - Funeral services will be 11 a.m. today at Ingram Funeral Home, St. Marys. Burial will follow in Matamoras Cemetery, New Matamoras, with military rites at the grave. Visitation is 9-11 a.m. today. Shelby Lynn Farkas - Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Chandler ...

David E. Cline

David E. Cline, 78, Sistersville, WV, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Born in Barberton, OH, on November 4, 1940, he was a son of the late Forrest and Garnet Hawkins Cline. He was a graduate of Woodsfield High School and a U.S. Army Vietnam Era veteran where he ...

Shelby Lynn Farkas

Shelby Lynn Farkas, 54, of Caldwell, OH, formerly of Kent, OH, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019 as a result of an auto accident. The family will receive friends for visitation from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 p.m. Monday, May 13, 2019 at the Chandler Funeral Home, 609 West St., Caldwell, OH 43724. A ...

William Nelson Page

William Nelson “Bill” Page, 97, of Marietta, Ohio, died peacefully Thursday, May 9, 2019 at his home. He was born on March 17, 1922 in Chicago, IL, to the late Randolph Gilham Page and Frances (Hay) Page Earwood. Bill attended Greenbrier Military Academy and graduated from Woodrow Wilson ...

Bonnie Lou Allman Miller

Bonnie Lou Allman Miller, 69, experienced the fullness of her faith Monday May 6, as she joined her Savior Jesus Christ in Heaven. She is survived by her husband of thirty-nine years, Pastor Larry Miller, her mother Mildred Baker, three daughters Dawn, Kerry and Jessica, three sisters and ...

Sharon G. Perine

Sharon G. Perine, 71, of Marietta, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born in Marietta, daughter of the late James and Camma Scarbro Gaskins on October 2, 1947. She is survived by her children: Gene (Carolyn) Perine of Bartlett, Nancy Perine (Mike ...

Audrey June Duff

Audrey June Duff, 95, of Whipple, died Tuesday May 7, 2019 at her home in Whipple surrounded by her family. Audrey was born June 16, 1923 in Newcomerstown, Ohio to Jerimiah and Mary (Gray) Eckelberry. She worked for Vogue-Swift cleaners before retiring. Audrey was Methodist by faith. She ...

Chad Marland Fischer

Chad Marland Fischer, 44, of Scottsdale, AZ., passed away peacefully in his sleep May 1st, 2019. His smile brought great joy and comfort to those who cared for him over the course of his lifetime. Chad is preceded in death by grandparents Howard and Donna Hall of Marietta and grandparents ...

Martha Ann Jackson Pearch

Martha Ann Jackson Pearch of Harriman, TN, passed away April 28, 2019. She was born February 22, 1938 in Elba, OH, a daughter of the late Leroy and Ruby Stack Jackson. Orphaned at the age of 10, she was reared in the Washington County Children’s Home, graduating from Marietta High School in ...

Richard Peelman

Richard Peelman, 75, of Parkersburg, passed away April 28, 2019. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Carla Jean Rainer

Carla Jean Rainer, 75, of Marietta, Ohio, died Monday, May 6, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born on July 26, 1943 in Zanesville, Ohio, to Forrest Raymond and Wauneda Hope Wilson Knox. Carla graduated from Malta/McConnelsville High School. She retired from Selby General Hospital ...

Ola Jarvis Stalfort

Ola Jarvis Stalfort, 99, of Mt. Zion, WV, passed away May 5, 2019 at her residence. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Mitchell Ray Townsend

Mitchell Ray Townsend, 30, of Parkersburg, passed away May 5, 2019 at Camden Clark Medical Center. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Gary Glenn Braddock

Gary Glenn Braddock, 75, of Marietta, Ohio, died Monday, May 6, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born on September 26, 1943 in Boston, Massachusetts to Paul and Garnett (Stout) Braddock. Gary was a graduate of Salem High School (WV) and Salem College, with a BA in Business. He ...

Dorothy (Dottie) Brunyate

Graveside services for Dorothy (Dottie) Brunyate, formerly of Marietta, will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday May 16, 2019 at Putnam Cemetery in Devola with Dr. Peter Bridgewood officiating. Services will be moved into Putnam Congregational Church if needed due to weather. Friends may visit with her ...

Alan Hamilton

Alan Hamilton, 78, of Woodsfield, Ohio, passed away Monday. Friends received at the Woodsfield Church of Christ, 860 Lewisville Road, Woodsfield, Ohio, from 2 – 8 p.m. Thursday, and from 11 a.m. until time of funeral service at 1:30 p.m. Friday. Arrangements by Bauer-Turner Funeral Home ...

Bonnie Lou Miller

Bonnie Lou Miller, 69, of Parkersburg, passed away May 6, 2019 at her residence under the loving care of her family and Amedisys Hospice. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Carla Jean Rainer

Carla Jean Rainer, 75, of Marietta, died Monday, May 6, 2019. Arrangements are pending with the Marietta Chapel of Caweley & Peoples Funeral Home.