Obituaries

Beverly Hanson

Beverly June Brownfield Hanson, 89, of Lewisville, Ohio left this world on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at her home with family members at her side. She was born in Calais, Ohio on June 21, 1929 a daughter of the late James and Blanche Carpenter Brownfield. She was a loving mother, grandmother, ...

Maudie Pearl Kitts

Maudie Pearl Kitts, 71, of Marietta, went to be with the Lord Friday, May 17, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Maudie was born August 24, 1947 in Wade, Ohio to Leander Jr. and Louise {Mugrage} Farnsworth. She retired from Stone Container Corporation where she was a supervisor for 20 ...

Gerald Eugene Matthews

Gerald Eugene Matthews of Bluffton, Ohio, (formerly of Belpre) who passed away on May 13, 2019, was born on May 1, 1922 the eldest son of Lillie Mendenhall Matthews and Otto Matthews. He is survived by his son John (Karen) of Marietta, Ohio, daughter Bonnie (Ray) Hammond of Bluffton, Ohio, ...

Earl Louis Thieman

Earl Louis Thieman, 92 of Lowell, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Appletree Assisted Living in Barlow, Ohio. Earl was born June 26, 1926, the second son of Harold and Amelia Thieman. He attended Union School and he retired from RJF International after 60 years of employment. He was a ...

Cyril ‘Bud’ Pletcher

Cyril "Bud" Pletcher, 70, of Waterford, passed away unexpectedly while working in West Virginia on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Bud was born in Zanesville on March 20, 1949. He is the son of the late Cyril Clifford Logandale Pletcher and Gladys Jeaneane (Jones) Pletcher. He owned and operated ...

Doris R. Latimer

Doris R. Latimer, of Woodsfield, Ohio, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church of Woodsfield. Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield.

Thomas Masciarelli

Thomas Masciarelli, 73, of Caldwell, (formerly of Lewisville, Ohio) died May 18, 2019. Mass will be 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Sylvester Catholic Church, Woodsfield, Ohio. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield.

Judith Ann Neader Mugrage

Judith Ann Neader Mugrage, 64, of Seffner, Florida, died suddenly at her home on Friday, April 26,2019. She was born in Marietta,Ohio on December 28,1954 to Paul Edward and Rosanna Jane Thompson Neader. Judy attended St. Mary’s Catholic School and graduated from Marietta Senior High in ...

Joan Ellen Guinther

Joan E. Guinther, daughter of John and Mary Jane Lab, age 77, passed away May 3, 2019 after a splenectomy. She was born in Canton, OH January 7, 1942. After retiring as a pharmacy technician, she enjoyed bowling, managing apartments and fixing things around the home. She was preceded in death ...

Funeral Service

R. Ilene Lynn — Funeral, 1 p.m. Saturday, Matheney Funeral Home, McConnelsville. Burial, Bailey Ridge Cemetery near Stockport. Visitation, two hours before the service.

R. Ilene Lynn

R. Ilene Lynn, 86, of Stockport, passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at her residence. She was born on Dec. 18, 1932 in Malta, Ohio to the late F.O. and Wava McConnell McIntire. She worked as a loan officer at the First National Bank in McConnelsville. She attended both the Stockport Church ...

Mary Bailey

Mary Elizabeth Bailey, 91, of Barlow passed away May 14, 2019 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born May 2, 1928 in Hollygrove, WV to Holly Ernest and Jessi (Kurnute) Jones. She was a homemaker, liked to can and was a devoted mother to her 11 children. On May 14, 1946 she was married ...

G. Sue Klutts

G. Sue Klutts, 78, of Marietta, died Monday, May 13, 2019, at her home. Sue was born October 20, 1940 in Parkersburg, West Virginia to Arley P. Earl and Mildred Shock. She was a dedicated STNA who loved her garden and her puppies, Minnie and Missy. Sue will be deeply missed by her ...

Martha Ann Ramsey

Martha Ann Ramsey, 65, of Lower Salem, passed away May 15, 2019, at Heartland of Marietta. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

James M. Bolen

James M. “Big Jim” Bolen, 54, of Cambridge, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, May 12, 2019, at his home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019, at Chandler Funeral Home Chapel, Caldwell. Burial will follow at Crooked Tree Cemetery near Dexter City, Ohio. Visitation is ...

Rebecca S. Brown

Rebecca S. Brown, 77, of Marietta passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, at her home. She was born on October 7, 1941, in Marietta a daughter of Dale E. McMullen and Mary J. Weber McMullen. She was a homemaker. Rebecca is survived by 2 sons and 1 daughter: Melanie Brown of Marietta, Michael ...

Dorothy (Dottie) Brunyate

Graveside services for Dorothy (Dottie) Brunyate, formerly of Marietta, will be at 2 p.m. 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 ...

Gwendolyn Ruth (Sue) Barnhart

Gwendolyn Ruth (Sue) Barnhart, 83, of Marietta, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019, at Heartland of Marietta. She was born February 8, 1936, to James T. McGuire and Gwendolyn R. Hoselton McGuire. She was a lifelong resident of Marietta. She is survived by her daughter, Deborah S. Friend ...

James Paul Foster

James Paul Foster, 81, of Parkersburg, passed away May 13, 2019 at Eagle Pointe. A private cremation will take place at Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society.

Gary W. Hasley

Gary W. Hasley, 67, of Marietta, passed away at 9:33 a.m., Sunday, May 12, 2019, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born November 4, 1951, in Marietta a son of Dean and Mary Simon Hasley. Gary retired from Pleasants Power Plant as an operator and was a member of the U. S. Army ...