Obituaries

Larry Earl Barger

Larry Earl Barger, 68, of Marietta, Ohio, went Home to be with the Lord and his parents on March 21, 2019. He was born on September 27, 1950 in Akron, Ohio, to the late Richard L. and Frances V. Greathouse Barger. Larry was a 1968 graduate of Fort Frye High School and received his ...

Gerry Dorris

Gerry Dorris, 70, of Chesterhill died March 22, 2019, at the Marietta Memorial Hospital. Services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at the Stone-Matheney Funeral Home in Chesterhill with burial in the Chesterhill Cemetery with military honors. Visitation Friends 4-6 p.m. Sunday.

Eleanor Sue O’Grady Karcher

Eleanor Sue O’Grady Karcher, 72, of Marietta, OH passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019 at Arbors of Marietta. She was born on February 24, 1947 in Marietta to the late Russell and Audrey Marie Chaffins O’Grady. Eleanor graduated from Warren High School. She worked for many years at the ...

Floyd M. Keerps

Floyd M. Keerps, 95, of Marietta, passed away March 22, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born June 11, 1923 in Marietta, Ohio to Charles and Eva Keerps. He attended Marietta High School where he played football for the Marietta Tigers. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in the ...

Lora E. Dille Miller

Lora E. Dille Miller 70, of Zanesville, passed away at 6:25 a.m. March 22, 2019 at her home with her husband and family by her side.She was born August 14, 1948 in Stockport the daughter of the late Arthur Dille and Bernice Waite Dille. She was a hairdresser in McConnelsville for over 30 ...

Frank Wallace Plaugher

Frank Wallace Plaugher, 71, of Reno passed away at 5:45 am, Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born November 10, 1947, in Marietta a son of Mark William Plaugher and Hazel Ritchie Plaugher. Frank was a veteran of the U. S. Navy and was employed at Kardex for 33 ...

Deborah S. Wagner

Deborah S. Wagner, 66, of Marietta passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born June 29, 1952, in Marietta a daughter of Charles Walter Miller and Mary Elizabeth Mantel Miller. She was a graduate of Marietta High School in 1970. She retired from ...

Linda Eddy Westerman

Linda Ann (Eddy) Westerman, 79, of Bastrop, Texas, went to her heavenly home on March 15, 2019. Linda was born on January 9, 1940 in Marietta, Ohio to John Isaac Eddy and Edith Marie (Harris) Eddy. She married Byron H. Westerman on September 13, 1959 at First Presbyterian Church, Marietta, ...

Alice Laughlin White

Alice Laughlin White, 91 of Little Hocking died on March 21, 2019, at the Cedar Grove Assisted Living. Family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre, with a memorial service at 7 p.m.

Norma Williams

Norma L. Williams, 85, of Antioch, Ohio died March 21, 2019. Visitation 2-8 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Service 11 a.m. Monday at the Woodsfield Christian Church, 211 N. Main St., Woodsfield, Ohio. Arrangements by Bauer-Turner Funeral Home Woodsfield.

Jeffery D. Masters

Jeffery D. Masters, 59, of Grove City, Ohio, passed away March 13, 2019. He was born in Marietta, Ohio, to the late Dale and Joanne Masters. He retired from Cardinal Health. After his retirement his true enjoyment was spending time with his grandchildren and was a U.S. Army Veteran. He loved ...

Jolena Ann Best

Jolena Ann Best

Jolena Ann (Fliehman) Best passed away March 15, 2019. Jolena was born in Marietta to Joseph M. Fliehman and Thelma (Joann Hesson) Fliehman on Dec. 5, 1965. She graduated from Marietta High School in 1984. She is survived by her children Austin, Garret and Averi Best; her fiance, Mike Polk; ...

Rev. Jimmy R. Rogers

Rev. Jimmy R. Rogers, 80, of Old Washington, Ohio, died Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at Countryview Assisted Living. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Friday at the former Center Free Methodist Church in Sarahsville, where the funeral service will be observed at 1 p.m. Saturday. McVay-Perkins Funeral ...

Margaret F. Nelson Babb

Margaret F. Nelson Babb, 77, of Marietta, Ohio, died on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born June 13, 1941 in Chanute, Kansas, daughter of Quinton and Margaret Nelson. She had been a Lab Technician and Lab Manager for several years. She graduated from Chanute High ...

Irene Dorothy West Haught

Irene Dorothy West Haught, 85, of Berryville, VA, and previously from New Matamoras, passed away Monday March 11, 2019 at Blue Ridge Hospice in Winchester, VA. surrounded by her daughters. She was born May 17, 1933 in Marietta to Howard and Verna (Hendricks) West. Irene was a 1952 graduate of ...

Gerry Jon Hupp

Gerry Jon Hupp, 79, of Newark, Ohio died Monday, March 18, 2019. He was born February 28, 1940 to the late Harry and Sarah Hughes Hupp. He was a graduate of Fort Frye High School in 1958. He served four years in the Marines, discharged as a Lance Corporal. He attended boot camp at Paris ...

Shelby Jean Kelley

Shelby Jean (Spung) Kelley, passed away on March 19, 2019, after complications from a long battle with congestive heart failure. Shelby was born on February 19, 1943 to the late George Washington Spung and Carmen Alyce Berry of Waterford, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her infant son, James ...

Betty Lou (Kinney) Poynter

Betty Lou (Kinney) Poynter, 89, of Newport, OH, passed away, March 18, 2019, at Carehaven of Pleasants in Belmont, WV. She was born, February 18, 1930, in Tyler County, WV, a daughter of the late Brooks and Hazel LeMasters Kinney. Her profession was a nurse at Sistersville Hospital, and a ...

Jean Marlene Wagner McVaney

Jean Marlene Wagner McVaney, 84, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on March 18, 2019, at Harmar Place in Marietta, Ohio. She was born on May 23, 1934, in Lower Salem, OH, daughter of the late Everett and Gladys Byer Wagner. Jean was a member of the Ravenswood Church of Christ, and RASRA. She ...

Monty Eugene Midcap

Monty “Gene” Eugene Midcap, 81, passed away surrounded by his loving family on March 8, 2019 at Camden Clark Medical Center. The Midcap family would like to give a special thank you to Annita from Housecalls Hospice. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation ...