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Michelle “Mikki” Sweely

BELOIT — Michelle “Mikki” Sweely of Beloit, Ohio passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on June 14, 2021. Mikki was born, May 10, 1975. She is survived by her parents Mark and Janet Sweely of Alliance, Ohio and Tim and DeeDee Donnalley of Beloit, Ohio. She loved her family dearly. Her favorite past times were crafts and having pretty nails. She loved the color purple. Mikki had a heart of gold. If the rest of the world loved like Mikki did then it would be a much better world.
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Mike C. Johnston

Mike C. Johnston, 56, of South River Drive, Jamestown, passed away Saturday morning, June 12, 2021, in his residence. He was born in Munhall, Pa., on Dec. 17, 1964, a son of Michael E. Horvwalt, who was his pap that raised him, and Betty (Horvwalt) Bartoletta. On July 28, 2001, Mike married the former Michelle Whipple. She survives. He was […]
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Ellwood City,

Rosalie L. McKinney, 87

Rosalie L. McKinney, 87, of Ellwood City passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Allegheny General Hospital. Born March 17, 1934 in Youngstown, she was the daughter of the late George and Florence Nolder Hover. She was married to Norman E. McKinney for 63 years. He passed on February 6, 2018.
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Ellwood City,

Dorothy F. Crowley, 96

Dorothy F. Crowley, 96, of Ellwood City, passed away on Monday June 14, 2021 at Good Samaritan Hospice in Brighton Township. Born in Zelienople on January 2, 1925, Dorothy was the daughter of the late August and Virginia Langhans Fleckenstein. She married John D. Crowley on May 15, 1954 and he preceded her in death on July 28, 1981. Dorothy was a 1943 graduate of Zelienople High School. A member of Holy Redeemer Parish, Dorothy was a charter member of St. Agatha Christian Mothers and a Eucharistic minister. She was a member of the Ellwood City Hospital Auxiliary, and a volunteer for Meals on Wheels. Dorothy absolutely loved her two great-granddaughters and she looked forward to their time together.
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John “Jack” Dowd

COLUMBIANA — John “Jack” Dowd, 82, went home to be with the Lord, Feb. 12, 2021 in Ft. Myers, Florida. Mr. Dowd was born Nov. 28, 1938 in Columbiana, Ohio; a son of the late John and Mary Dowd. Jack was also preceded in death by a grandson. A 1957...

Anthony Harris 1960-2021

YOUNGSTOWN — Mr. Anthony Harris, 61, transitioned to eternal rest Monday, June 7, 2021, at his home. Mr. Harris was born April 23, 1960, in Youngstown, a son of Roncevert Randolph and Ethel M. Harris. He was a 1979 graduate of East High School in Akron. After graduating, he entered...
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Alfred E. Lahner

NILES — Alfred E. Lahner, 80, passed away Saturday (June 12) at Trumbull Memorial Regional Hospital. He was born July 31, 1940 in Williamsfield, the son of John A. and Blanche C. Greer Lahner. Alfred was member of the Johnson Federated Church in Johnson and was a veteran of the...
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Edward Eugene Clay

WARREN — Edward Eugene Clay, 55, entered into eternal rest Friday (June 11) at St. Joseph Hospital. He was born April 22, 1966 in Warren to Curtis Marks and Annie Clay. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and spending time with family and friends. He leaves to cherish his memory his mother;...
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Olive Kathryn Harasyn

AUSTINTOWN — Olive Kathryn Harasyn, 75, died Thursday (June 10) at home with her family by her side. She was born Oct. 21, 1945 in Youngstown, a daughter of John and Dora Leak Hoffman. Olive married John “Sox” Harasyn March 21, 1964. He preceded her in death Jan. 16, 2013.

Helen D’Amico Law 1932-2021

YOUNGSTOWN — Helen “H” D’Amico Law, 88, died peacefully Sunday night, June 13, 2021, at The Inn at Poland Way, surrounded by loved ones. Helen was born Oct. 7, 1932, in Youngstown, the daughter of Albert and Gertrude Myers Ipe. She was a lifelong resident of Youngstown and a graduate...

Robert A. ‘Bobby’ Gurtner

Robert A. “Bobby” Gurtner, 52, of Greenville, died June 12, 2021, at 1 a.m. at UPMC Hamot in Erie, following an extended illness. He was born June 16, 1968, in Sharon to Barbara (Crosthwaite) Gurtner and Robert Gurtner. He graduated from Reynolds High School in 1986. Bobby worked at Sharon Steel Corps as a laborer for 10 years, and then […]
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Evangelia Georgiadis

CAMPBELL — Evangelia Georgiadis, 98, passed away June 7. Funeral services will be held Wednesday (June 16) at 11 a.m. at the Archangel Michael Greek Orthodox Church, with Rev. Steve Denas officiating. Family and friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. The Wasko Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Evangelia...
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Helen "H" D'Amico Law

BOARDMAN — Helen Law, 88, died peacefully Sunday night (June 13) at The Inn at Poland Way surrounded by loved ones. Helen was born Oct. 7, 1932 in Youngstown, the daughter of Albert and Gertrude Myers Ipe. She was a lifelong resident of Youngstown and a graduate of South High...

Roger P. Mowen 1949-2021

NILES — Roger P. Mowen, 72, passed away early Friday morning, June 11, 2021, at Washington Square Healthcare Center, following a courageous battle with cancer. Roger was born June 2, 1949, in Alliance, a son of the late Robert and Martha Thorn Mowen, and was a lifelong area resident. He...

Carl V. West 1942-2020

LIBERTY — Carl V. West, 77, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 18, 2020, in Andover. Carl was born Nov. 19, 1942, was the associate pastor for Church Hill United Methodist Church for many years, and retired from General Motors. A Celebration of Life will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, June...

Alfred C. Foerster III 1955-2021

YOUNGSTOWN — Alfred Charles Foerster III, 66, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, June 12, 2021, while surrounded by his loving family. Chuck was born Feb. 24, 1955, to Alfred Charles Foerster Jr. and Carol Jean Shugart Foerster in Youngstown. He was raised by his father and mom, Judy Foerster. He was a Struthers High School graduate and extended his studies at Youngstown State University. Chuck served in the Navy aboard the U.S.S. Milwaukee AOR-2 as a cook.
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Victoria "Vicki" Lynn VanFossan

COLUMBIANA — Victoria "Vicki" Lynn VanFossan, 69, lifelong resident of Columbiana, went home to be with the Lord Monday (June 14) at Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born Dec. 21, 1951in Salem, daughter of Robert and Sylvia Heder VanFossan. Vicki had worked in the business office at Salem Regional...
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Marty Kelbel

NORTH LIMA — Marty Kelbel, 58, lost his battle to cancer June 3 at the Hospice House surrounded by his loved ones. Marty was born Feb. 2, 1963 in Toronto, Canada. He was a 1981 graduate of Chaney High School. Marty was a metal fabricator and was employed at several...
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Carol B. Massucci

CLEVELAND — Carol B. Massucci, 83, passed away Saturday (June 12) at the Cleveland Clinic. Carol was born in Cleveland Aug 6, 1937 to John and Mary (Fekete) Dubray. She was a 1956 graduate of Saint Joseph Academy in Cleveland. On March 28, 1992, Carol married Ronald Massucci whom she...