Obituaries

Ann M. Ross

Ann M. Ross, 95, of Marietta, OH passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Marietta Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born on August 29, 1921 in Marietta, OH to the late Henry and Blanche Beardsley Milbaugh. Ann graduated from Marietta High School in 1939 and attended ...

Robert J. Riggs

Robert J. Riggs 74, of New Matamoras, OH passed away early Thursday morning at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born April 12, 1943 in Cleveland, OH to the late Robert and Birdie Riggs and was raised by his paternal grandparents Elmer and Matilda Riggs. He was a veteran of the United ...

Jean Sparling

Jean Sparling, 95 of Uniontown, Ohio, formerly of Sparling Road in Waterford, died Thursday, May 18, 2017 in Uniontown. She was born May 12, 1922 in Renrock, Ohio, daughter of John and Louie McNutt Hall. She graduated from Belle Valley High School in 1940 and graduated from Ohio University. ...

Pauline (Cline) Becker

In loving memory of Polly Becker who passed away on August 24, 2017 in Venice, FL. Please join her family for a celebration of her life on Saturday, May 27th at 2:00 p.m. at the O’Neill Senior Center - 333 4th Street, Marietta.

Funeral services

Raymond Dennis Jr. - Graveside services 11 a.m. Saturday, East Lawn Memorial Park. William Mayle - Services 1 p.m. Sat., Mt. Hermon Church near Amesville. Burial Mt. Hermon Cemetery. Visitation two hours prior to the service. Wilma Wickham - Visitation 2-5 p.m. today, McVay-Perkins Funeral ...

Raymond Dennis Jr.

Raymond Dennis Jr., Graveside services 11 a.m. Saturday, East Lawn Memorial Park. Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.

Dorothy Thrasher Griffin (Dottie)

Dorothy Thrasher Griffin (Dottie), 63, of Marietta. Passed away on April 29, 2017, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Clarence Thrasher and Edna Jones Thrasher. She was born on February 22, 1954. She is survived by three sons, Ricky, Troy-Misty and James ...

Wilma Wickham

Wilma M. Wickham, 94, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Visitation 2-5 p.m. Friday, McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, Caldwell. Graveside service 10 a.m. Saturday, Olive Cemetery, Caldwell.

William Mayle

William Luther Mayle, 86, of Columbus, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Services 1 p.m. Sat., Mt. Hermon Church near Amesville. Burial Mt. Hermon Cemetery. Visitation two hours prior to the service. Stone-Matheney Funeral Home, Chesterhill is handling the arrangements.

Funeral services

Joyce Brown - Memorial Service 11 a.m. Saturday, United Methodist Church, New Matamoras. Carol Harmon - Funeral service 2 p.m. Friday, Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore. Visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial Union Evangelical Cemetery, Baltimore. Gene Newlon - Funeral ...

Gene E. ‘Bird’ Newlon

Gene E. “Bird” Newlon, 49, of Lowell passed away at 8:50 pm, Monday, May 15, 2017, at his home. He was born June 9, 1967, in Marietta a son of John H. Newlon of Lowell and the late Sue Lang Newlon. Gene was employed as a tradesman at the Physical Plant at Marietta College and also ...

Alfred Siddall and Gladys Siddall

Alfred Siddall of Lebanon, Ind., passed away May 9, 2017. Alfred was born in Marietta on Nov. 9, 1935 and graduated from Marietta High School in 1955. His wife Gladys passed away on May 10, 2017. Gladys was born in Kirklin, Ind. on Jan. 8, 1936. They had a daughter Susan Morris who survives. ...

Carol L. Harmon

Carol L. Harmon, 68, loving wife and mother, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017. Carol loved gardening and her pets. Carol is survived by her husband of 44 years, Gerald Harmon; daughters, Christina (Jason) Harmon and Becky (Jack) Berry; grandchildren, Abigail, Jacob, and Gavin; great ...

Joyce E. Brown

In loving memory of Joyce E. Brown formerly of New Matamoras, Ohio, who passed away on November 1, 2016. Please join her family for a service in her honor, Saturday, May 20th, at 11 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in New Matamoras, Ohio.

Funeral services

Michael Hershman - Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday, Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 1305 Washington Boulevard, Belpre. Visitation Friday 2-8 p.m. Mary McCreery - Graveside services 2 p.m. Friday, Greenlawn Cemetery, Lowell. Ruth Sanford - Visitation 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, ...

Mary Lou McCreery

Mary Lou McCreery, 84, of Lowell, Ohio died Wednesday, May 10, 2017, surrounded by her family at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born on October 20, 1932 in Lowell, Ohio to the late Della Mae Smith and Floyd I. Spence. Mary graduated from Lowell High School in 1950. She married Frank ...

Michael Wayne Hershman

Michael Wayne Hershman, 68, of Belpre, Ohio passed away May 13, 2017 at his residence with family by his side. He was born September 26, 1948, in Wood County, West Virginia, a son to the late Marvin D. Hershman and Lala J. Schofield Hershman. Michael was an U.S. Navy veteran, serving during ...

Ruth Sanford

Ruth M. Milligan Sanford, 89, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Saturday, May 13, 2017. Visitation 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, Caldwell. Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday.

Funeral services

Charles Slonaker - Funeral services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Hadley Funeral Home in New Matamoras. Burial Grandview Cemetery. Visitation 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today. Patricia Wilder - Funeral service 11 a.m. today, McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, Caldwell.

Charles R. Slonaker

Charles R. Slonaker, 65, of New Matamoras, died at Marietta Memorial Hospital on Saturday, May 13, 2017. He was born on Sept. 18, 1951, in New Matamoras, the son of Willard M. and Allie Mae Cooley Slonaker. He was a member of the Grandview Township Fire Department and of American Legion ...