Obituaries

Joyce “Joy” E. Norris

Joyce “Joy” E. Norris, 67, of Vincent, passed away on Wednesday Jan. 16, 2019, at the Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born on Dec. 13, 1951 in Chesterhill, Ohio, to the late Robert Rush and Helen Tabler Dalton. She worked as a nurse’s aid at the Mark Rest Center in McConnelsville and ...

Kathy Ann Kiggans Anderson

Kathy Ann Kiggans Anderson, 58, of Barlow, Ohio, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. Arrangements are pending with Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home. A full obituary will be in Friday’s paper.

Roy E. Cunningham

Roy E. Cunningham, 80, of Elyria, passed away Wednesday Jan. 16, 2019 at Wesleyan Village, Elyria. He was born in Noble County, Ohio and had resided in Elyria the past twelve years. He had previously lived in Daytona Beach, Florida and Amherst. Mr. Cunningham served in the U.S. Army and was ...

Diana Lee Lang

Diana Lee Lang, 70, of Vincent, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, in Marietta, Ohio. She was born on Feb. 28, 1948 in Marietta, Ohio to William Lester and Eleanor Miller Bohl. Diana was a 1966 graduate of Warren High School. She was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic ...

Katherine Louise Henrie Treadway

Katherine Louise Henrie Treadway, 86, of Fleming, passed away at 5:05 pm, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at Heartland of Marietta. She was born Jan. 21, 1932 in Wood County, WV, to James and Violet Bayles Henrie. She was a graduate of Williamstown High School and was a homemaker. She enjoyed ...

Pamela Lee Barnes

Pamela Lee Barnes, 67, of Ellenboro, WV, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at Camden Clark Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. Pam was born March 20, 1951 in Parkersburg, WV, a daughter of the late Everett and Olive (Hiley) Freeland. Pam was a graduate of ...

Melvin Clarence Frashier

Melvin Clarence Frashier, 79, of Coolville, passed away Jan. 14, 2019, with the compassionate care of Marietta Memorial Hospital and Marietta Home Health and Hospice. Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society is assisting with a private cremation arrangements.

Wilma I. Miller

Wilma I. Miller, 90, of Reno, passed away at 2 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at her home. She was born Oct. 24, 1928, in Newport a daughter of Charles and Esther Carver Hendricks. Wilma was a homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, making stuffed animals and clothing and was known for her ...

Ruth Ellen Runkel

Ruth Ellen Runkel, 87, of Somerset, passed away 6:20 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at the Pataskala Oaks Care Center. Ruth was born July 30, 1931 in Marietta, Ohio to the late John Wayne and Thelma Beatrice (Ritchie) Masters. She was educated in a one room schoolhouse in Tunnel, Ohio, until ...

William C. Seyler Sr.

William Clarke Seyler Sr., 68, of Poland, OH, passed away peacefully Jan. 14, 2019. Born in Marietta, OH, on Nov. 9, 1950 a son of the late Robert Marion Seyler and Ann Smith Seyler. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his sisters, Charlotte Healy and Barbara Hurst Healy, and ...

Dr. Tom Barrett

Dr. Tom Barrett, 84 of Belpre, Ohio died surrounded by his family on Jan, 12, 2019 at his residence. He was born in Marietta, Ohio on April 18, 1934 and was the son of the late Carroll J. and Clara Lee Kestermeier Barrett. He was a 1952 graduate of Vincent High School. He then graduated from ...

Richard Harris Haught

Richard “Dick” Harris Haught, 86, of Williamstown, WV, passed away on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 at Hannah’s House in Marietta, OH, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on March 23, 1932 in Paden City, WV, to the late Raymond Harris and Mary Amanda Nice Haught. Dick was a veteran of ...

Joseph Paul Perry

Joseph Paul Perry, 55, of Williamstown, passed away Jan. 13, 2019 at the Hospital in Camden Clark Medical Center. Arrangements have been entrusted to Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Emily Jo Welch-Morris

Emily Jo Welch-Morris, 43, of Marietta passed away Dec. 31, 2018 in Parkersburg. She was born Aug. 2, 1975, in Marietta to Michael Welch and Jonnie Chutes. She was a graduate of Marietta High School and was a homemaker. Surviving are sons Christian Welch, Atlas Morris, Damien Morris, Cory ...

W. Edward Dimmerling

W. Edward Dimmerling, 81, of Marietta, died Sunday, January 13, 2019. Born January 13, 1938 in Caldwell, OH, he was a son of the late Walter George and Edna Mary Noll Dimmerling. He attended St. Mary's Catholic Schools and received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Ohio ...

Dr. Tom Barrett

Dr. Tom Barrett, 84, of Belpre, Ohio, died at his residence on Jan. 12, 2019. Arrangements are pending at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre.

Charles Monroe Kiggans

Charles Monroe Kiggans, 77, of Reno, OH passed away on Friday, January 11, 2019 at the Marietta Center surrounded by his loving family. He was born on July 21, 1941 in Washington County, OH to the late Clarence and Lucille Kiggans. Charlie graduated from Lawrence High School and had retired ...

Lois M. Berg

Lois M. Berg, 85, of Marietta, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 at the Marietta Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Marietta. She was born Feb. 20, 1933 in Marietta, Ohio, daughter of Lynn and Anna Marie Simon Bush. Lois attended Marietta High School. She was a homemaker and a Life member of the ...

Joseph William “Joe” Darrah

Joseph William “Joe” Darrah, 83, of Smithville, passed away Friday morning, November 16, 2018 at NHC HealthCare Center in Smithville. He was born Oct. 29, 1935 in Marietta, Ohio, to his parents, the late George William and Geneva Lutman Dye Darrah. Mr. Joe worked in personnel and labor ...

Paul Dean English

Paul Dean “Clem” English, 72, of Woodsfield, Ohio, passed away Friday Jan. 11, 2019 at the Monroe County Care Center. He was born in Rinard Mills, Ohio July 26, 1946 a son of the late Kenneth and Clara Griffin English. He is survived by two daughters Cecile (Ryan) Watters of Woodsfield, ...