Obituaries

Funeral services

SCHWARTZ, Edward Samuel – 11 a.m. Saturday, Trinity United Methodist Church, 530 Center Church Road, McMurray, Pa. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Friday at the Beinhauer Family Funeral home, McMurray. SHIELDS, Virginia E. – 1 p.m. today, McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, Caldwell.Visitation 11-1 p.m. ...

Edward Samuel Schwartz

Edward S. Schwartz, 75, of McMurray, PA, died Tuesday, Jan, 29, 2019 after battling Ataxia for more than a decade. A native of Marietta, OH and growing up in Parkersburg, WV, he was the son of the late Wava Irene Schwartz (Miller) and Frank Finley Schwartz. He is survived by the love of his ...

Virginia E. Shields

Virginia E. Shields, 96, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at Summit Acres Nursing Home in Caldwell. Friends may call Monday from 11 a.m. -1p.m. at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home in Caldwell, where the funeral service will follow visitation at 1p.m..

Elizabeth Jeanann Tucker

Elizabeth Jeanann Tucker, 31, of Lower Salem, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, as a result of an automobile accident. She was born on Feb. 25, 1987, in Marietta, Ohio to Randy and Mara (Ann) Harlow Tucker. She is survived by her pride and joy, daughter Jaycie Tucker, her ...

Funeral Services

Barbara Mae Fryman - 11 a.m. Monday McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home. Visitation, before the service Monday, 9 - 11 a.m. Sandra Sue Ruble - 11 a.m., Monday, Lowell Chapel of Cawely & Peoples Funeral Home. Burial, Greenlawn Cemetery. Visitation, 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 p.m. Sunday. Garry ...

Howard. P. Danks

Howard. P. Danks, 85, of Pinehurst, NC, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Jan. 11, 2019. He was born in Irvington, NJ on May 31, 1933, the son of Edward and Olive Danks. Howard graduated from high school in Summit, NJ and Clarkson College in Pottstown, NY with a degree in Civil ...

Barbara Mae Fryman

Barbara Mae Fryman, 80, of Mansfield, OH, went home to be with her heavenly father on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, with her friends Anna and Anna’s family by her side. She was born Feb. 6, 1938, in Marietta to Comer, Sr. and Pearl Oliver Fryman. She graduated from Marietta High School in 1955 and ...

Sandra Sue Ruble

Sandra Sue Ruble, 64, of Lowell passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. She was born May 16, 1954 to the late Howard Taft and Ruby Arlene Hartley Simmons in Marietta, Ohio. She was a graduate of Fort Frye High School in 1972. Sandra was a member of Lowell Christian Church and also an ...

Garry Earl Styer

Garry Earl Styer, 62, gave up the adventures of this life for his mansion in glory on Jan. 31, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital from complications from pancreatitis. He was born Feb. 17, 1956, the fourth child of Earl Clifford and Nellie Noreen Blair Styer just 355 days after his older ...

Minchen Jiang Vickers

Minchen Jiang Vickers, 54, of The Plains, Ohio, passed away, Jan. 29, 2019 at Hospital in Marietta Memorial Hospital with the compassionate care of the Hospital and Marietta Home Health and Hospice. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society’s on-site crematory.

Foster E. Whitacre

Foster E. Whitacre, 94, of New Matamoras, Ohio, (Rinard Mills Community) passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at the Marietta Memorial Hospital, Marietta, Ohio. He was born in Whitacre, Virginia on June 3, 1924 a son of the late John and Minnie Rose Whitacre. He was a graduate of the Ohio ...

Dudley Brooks

Dudley Brooks, 70, of Marietta, died Jan. 30, 2019 at his home. Dudley was born May 30, 1948 in New Matamoras to Gerald and Dorothy {Binegar} Brooks. He married Rosemary Miller on Aug. 14, 1967. He worked for Elston Lumber and Donald Morris Lumber for many years. He attended Tunnel United ...

Paul Vernon Hasley

Paul Vernon Hasley, 74, of Marietta, OH, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, OH. He was born on August 16, 1944 in Marietta, OH to the late Coy and Nettie Thomas Hasley. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Barbara Hasley, whom he married on ...

Donald Wilson, Jr.

Donald Wilson, Jr., 68, of Parkersburg died Jan. 27, 2019 at his residence. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society’s on-site crematory.

Velma L. Haga

Velma L. Haga, age 86, of Caldwell, Ohio, formerly of Belle Valley, died Monday, January 28, 2019, at Genesis Hospital in Zanesville. Friends may call 4 - 8 p.m. Thursday at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home in Caldwell, where the funeral service will be observed Friday at 11 a.m.

Ruth Anne Heiney

Ruth Anne Heiney, 79, of New Matamoras, OH, passed away, Jan. 28, 2019. Services will be held 1 p.m. Friday at the Ingram Funeral Home in St. Marys, WV. Friends may call from 11:30 a. m. to 1 p. m. Friday.

Margorie Pollitt

Margorie Pollitt, 85, Parkersburg, formerly of Aberdeen, Ohio passed away Jan. 27, 2019 at Worthington Healthcare Center. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society’s on-site crematory.

Dixie L. Williamson

Dixie L. Williamson, 63, of Marietta, passed away at 7:13 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born April 28, 1955, in Canton, Ohio, to Berlin Hardie who is deceased and Betty Waterman Hardie of Marietta. She was a homemaker. In addition to her mother, Dixie is ...

Lois Ann Baumgard

Lois Ann Baumgard, 72, of Williamstown, West Virginia, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born on Dec. 20, 1946 to Allie F. and Elsie L. Schwendeman Grimm. Lois was a 1964 graduate of St. Mary’s Catholic School in Marietta, and a 1967 graduate of St. ...

Albert E. Hill

Albert E. Hill, Sr., 85, of Waterford on January 26, 2019 fulfilled his statement, “Thanks to Calvary, I don’t live here anymore.” He was born September 15, 1933 in Washington County, Ohio, to Clifton and Wanda Becker Hill. Albert was a veteran of U. S. Air Force. He was a farmer and ...