Obituaries

Dorothy Thomas

Dorothy E. Thomas, 90, of Richmond, OH, passed away December 5, 2017, surrounded by her family at her home. She was born July 16, 1927, in Empire, OH. Dorothy is preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth L. Thomas; father, Benjamin Householder; her stepfather, Lemuel York; her mother, ...

Hubert Woodland

Hubert C. Woodland, 80, of Wintersville, died Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at Villa Vista Royale, Steubenville. Arrangements pending at Dunlope-Shorac, Wintersville.

James Downen

James Michael Alan “Bo” Downen, age 46, of Toronto (Knoxville), OH, passed away suddenly Saturday, December 2, 2017. Bo was a 1989 graduate of Toronto High School, loved his motorcycles, and was a member of the Red Knight Motorcycle Club and was an avid Dallas Cowboy fan. He was ...

Nancy J. Saxon

Nancy J. Saxon, 81, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017. Visitation will be Friday December 8, 2017, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Steel and Wolfe Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV. Complete obituary to follow.

Karl Layman

Karl J. Layman, 9/20/1956 - 12/3/2017 Born in Steubenville, Ohio, to the late Frank and Helen Layman Sr. Also preceded in death by his wife, Kay D. Layman, in 2008. Karl was employed by Westbrook Park United Methodist Church in Canton. He is survived by sister, Helen (Paul) Atkinson; ...

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Margery Grimm

Margery E. Grimm, 83, a longtime resident of Toronto, OH, (Costonia) passed peacefully on December 4, 2017, surrounded by loved ones at Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center in Akron, OH. Margery was born on April 22, 1934, in Bethel, ME. She later moved to Bangor, ME, and graduated high ...

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Ruby Letzelter

Ruby Letzelter, 94, passed peacefully from this life on Sunday, December 3, 2017, and is now resting eternally with God. She was born May 20, 1923, in Amsterdam, OH. Ruby was preceded in death by her husband Jack and her sister, Mary Girt. She was a loving mother and devoted wife. There ...

Betty Patterson

Betty Louise Smith Patterson, 86, of Marysville, formerly of Steubenville, died Monday, December 4, 2017. Born October 29, 1931, in Steubenville, Ohio to the late Albert and Myrtle Eicholtz Smith; survived by husband, Earl W. Patterson; daughters, Jackie Patterson (William) Cozart and ...

Courtney Cox

Courtney Leigh Cox, 22, of New Cumberland died December 4. Visitation Friday 1-3 and 5-7 p.m. with services at 7 p.m. at the Nixon Funeral Home, New Cumberland, WV. Full obituary will appear in Thursday’s paper.

Daniel Miller

Daniel E. Miller, 82, of Follansbee, WV, passed away at 4 a.m. on Monday, December 4, 2017, at Brightwood Center, Follansbee, WV. Daniel was born on August 2, 1935, in Bay City, MI. He was the son of the late Alfred S. and Ruth E. (Corey) Miller. Daniel was a member of the Follansbee ...