Dwight L. Nelson Sr., 62, of Salem, died at Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at his home.
HANOVERTON, Ohio — Walter E. Watson, 95, died June 1, 2014, at the Salem Regional Medical Center.
He was born Nov. 14, 1918, in Wellsville, Ohio, to the late Walter and Florence May (Thompson) Watson.
He married Doris Eleanor McKarns on June 15, 1946. She preceded him in death on Dec. 4, 2004.
Mr. Watson lived in the Salineville area before moving to Hanoverton in 1954. He retired from Loudon Ford in 1983 after 36 years.
SALEM, Ohio — Edwin Henry Knight, 80, died May 1, 2014 at Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born Oct. 24, 1933 to James and Dillie (Neal) Knight in Oil City, Pa. He is survived by his wife, Alice Jane (Wise) Knight whom he married on Sept. 24, 1951; son, Frederick, of Salem and a […]
Kenneth E. Brunner, age 82, of Alliance, Ohio, was born at home May 23, 1931, west of the intersection of Homeworth Road and US Route 62, in Alliance, Ohio, to Lera Odessa (Fryfogle) Brunner and George Frederick Brunner. Mr. Brunner died April 21, at Crandall Medical Center, in Sebring, Ohio. Survivors include his wife of […]
LOUISVILLE, Ohio — Dale “Windy” Buttermore, 84, passed away April 4, 2014 at 11:15 p.m. at McCrea Manor in Alliance, Ohio. He was the owner of Star Mills in Louisville, Ohio. Buttermore was born on Dec. 11, 1929 in Alliance to Paul W. and Florence (Lee) Buttermore. He attended schools in Alliance and Goshen. He […]
George V. Hunter, 96, of Stoneboro, Pa., died March 18, 2014, in Orchard Manor Nursing Home, Grove City, Pa. where he had resided since having a stroke in 2008. Mr. Hunter was born in Grove City, Pa., on June 6, 1917, to the late Samuel Robb and Mary Denniston Hunter. He married Evelyn McMichael June […]
LEETONIA, Ohio — Verla Ann (Feicht) Wilms 73, of Salem Township, Leetonia, died at 10:05 p.m. March 31, 2014 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born on October 24, 1940 in Greenford, Ohio, the daughter of Howard L. and Dorothea (Cobourn) Feicht. She served as a book keeper in the area as well […]
RAVENNA, Ohio — Ernie King, 66, of Deerfield, Ohio died unexpectedly on March 16, 2014. He was born in Maysville, Ky., March 5, 1948, to parents Lloyd and Lavona King. Immediately following high school graduation, Mr. King started working for AT&T in Cincinnati, Ohio. He worked his way up to corrosion engineer, retiring after 33 […]
SALEM, Ohio — Sandra Jean (Hawkins) Minett, 70, of Salem, died March 17 at her home. She was born May 24, 1943, in Salem, daughter of the late George Webb Hawkins and Mary Josephine (Hudson) Hawkins. She was a customer service representive with Columbia Gas Company. She had also worked at Lincoln Place Apartments as […]
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Burial for A. Karen Johnson, 73, Redwood City, Calif., was held March 17 at 1:30 p.m., at the Smith Township Cemetery, N. Benton. A private family viewing and funeral service was held Monday morning at the Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. Karen died Feb. 22 at 4 a.m. […]
Longtime Portage County dairyman, William H. Wise, 1920-2014
NORTH LIMA, Ohio — Mildred (Burbick) Ewing-Fiscus, 94, of North Lima, formerly of Salem, died at 3:15 p.m. March 5, 2014, at the Inn at Glenellen. She was born Jan. 3, 1920, in Homeworth, Ohio to the late Orville and Emma (Brunner) Burbick. She was an active member of the Salem First Friends Church. She […]
EAST ROCHESTER, Ohio — James Holwick Pidgeon, 72, of East Rochester, Ohio, passed away March 2, 2014, at his home following an extended illness. He was born Nov. 23, 1941, in Salem, the son of the late James Arthur Jr. and Betty Jane Pidgeon. Jim attended Salem High School and was a 1960 graduate of […]
SALEM, Ohio — Harry Lee Jackson, 89, of Salem, died Jan. 20 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born Feb. 16, 1924, in Salem, the son of the late Everett and Mary (Segedi) Jackson. He had been employed by the Superior Dairy (formerly Purity Dairy), Eljers and Salem China. He served in the […]
TALLMADGE, Ohio — Rev. Dr. George Hazlett, 74, passed away Jan. 18, 2014. Rev. Hazlett was born in Youngstown, Ohio, and lived in the area since 1990. He wrote articles for Farm and Dairy, his hobbies were John Deere tractors and restoring cars. Read Rev. Dr. George Hazlett’s final column. He received his bachelor’s degree […]
TALLMADGE, Ohio — Rev. Dr. George Hazlett, 74, passed away Jan. 18, 2014. Rev. Hazlett was born in Youngstown, Ohio, and lived in the area since 1990. He wrote articles for Farm and Dairy, his hobbies were John Deere tractors and restoring cars. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Akron and his […]
SALEM, Ohio — Sara (Harris) Bennett 96, of Salem, formerly of Green Township, died Jan. 10, 2014 at the Courtyard on Lexington Avenue, Salem. She was born on April 20, 1917, in Fayette County, Pa., the daughter of the late J. Holbert and Caroline (Maust) Harris. She has been a resident of the area for […]
MANTUA, Ohio — William David Alger, 86 years of age, passed away Nov. 23, in Aurora, Ohio. Born Sept. 6, 1927, in Windham, Ohio, he was the son of the late Burrell and Eliza (Goatley) Alger. A graduate of Windham High School, Alger served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a […]
Wilbur “Bill” Birney, 69, of Jewett, Ohio, died October 31, 2013, from injuries sustained in a semi-truck accident.