Obituaries

Donald and Betty Gianni

Donald J. Gianni, Sr., 83, and Betty Jane White Gianni, 84 of Weirton died 22 hours apart. With their loving family at their side, Donald died on Monday, January 14, 2019, at the UPMC Presbyterian and Betty died at her home on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Donald was a son of the late Gaston and ...

James Carter

James A. ‘Cheeks’ Carter, Jr., beloved father, brother and uncle, 63, of Toronto, OH, passed away suddenly Wed., Jan. 16, 2019 at his home. Jim was born May 22, 1955 in Steubenville, son of the late James A., Sr. and Dolores (Gielata) Carter. He was retired from Arcelor-Mittal (former ...

Catherine Vahalik

Catherine (Katie) Vahalik, 89, of Amsterdam passed away Tuesday evening January 15, 2019 at the Carroll Golden Age Retreat in Carrollton. A daughter of the late Hugh and Minerva McLaughlin, Katie was born October 13, 1929 in Toronto, OH. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in ...

Chris Barnhart

Chris Lloyd Barnhart, 73, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away at 11:35 a.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at Mary Jane Brooks Valley Hospice Care Center North, Steubenville, OH. Chris was born on October 18, 1945 in Wellsburg, WV. He was the son of the late Arthur Barnhart and Ida (Parks) ...

Kenneth Platko

Kenneth G. Platko, 70, of Weirton, WV passed away Wednesday January 16, 2019 at Weirton Medical Center, He was born August 22, 1948 in Steubenville, OH. The son of the late George and Agnes Blasko Platko. Ken was Catholic by faith. He served his country honorable in the U.S. Army, during the ...

Marsha Baldwin

Marsha Lee Mayhew Baldwin, 82, formerly of Wellsburg, WV passed away January 15, 2019. Services Monday, January 21, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, Wellsburg, WV.

Michael Hanle

Michael “Tattoo Mike” Hanle, 49, of Steubenville, OH passed on January 12, 2019. Visitation 4-8 p.m. on Saturday January 19, at Schuetz Funeral Home 235 Clifton Ave. Mingo Jct.

Walter Walters

Walter Wayne Walters, 71, of Weirton, WV, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2019 in the Valley Haven Geriatric Center, Wellsburg, WV. He was born June 6, 1947 in Waynesburg, PA, a son of the late Lewis and Nellie Loar Walters. He was also preceded in death by his brother Clarence Walters. ...

Betty Bickerstaff

Betty Lou Bickerstaff, 84, of Weirton, passed away Monday, January 14, 2019 in the Weirton Geriatric Center. A daughter of the late Guy Heater and Pauline Smith Koon, Betty Louwas born August 10, 1934 in Shinnston, WV. In addition to her parents, She was also preceded in death by her ...

Raymond Schoonmaker

Raymond A. Schoonmaker, age 76, of Toronto passed away Monday, Jan. 14th, Arrangements are pending and are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto.