Obituaries

Water line project near completion

WEIRTON — A long-sought water line improvement project in the city is coming to an end. The 18-inch slipline transmission line project, designed to prevent any future citywide water outages, is expected to be completed in the coming days, with crews from James White Construction ...

Philip Brown

Philip P. Brown, passed January 3, 2018. Beloved husband of Roberta Brown for 67 years: dear father and father-in-law of David (Luna) Brown, Darla (Dr. George) Grossberg, and Gayle Patrice Ostro: grandfather to 13 grand children and five great- grandchildren. Survived by sister, Faye ...

Mildred King

Mildred Zitko King, 88, of Cadiz, died Monday. Friends may call Friday, 2-4 and 6-8 at Clark- Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at the East Warren St. Church of Christ in Cadiz.

George Creegan

Dr. George Ronald Creegan, age 81, died at The Pines Rehabilitation Center in Canton, Ohio, on January 12, 2018, after a long illness. He was surrounded by family. George was born June 7, 1936, in Cumberland, Maryland. He attended St. John’s College High School in Washington, DC, before ...

Anthony Julian

Anthony Gabriel Julian, 80, of Weirton, WV, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018, surrounded by his loving family at home. He was born January 23, 1937, in Weirton, WV, the son of the late Luigi and Laura (Boniti) Julian. Anthony was a graduate of Weir High School, Class of 1955. ...

Matthew Serdar

Matthew Serdar, 83, of Richmond, Ohio, passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018, at Sienna Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wintersville, Ohio, after a long struggle with cancer. He was born October 30, 1934, in Weirton, WV, and was raised on the family farm in Bergholz, OH. Matt ...

Franklin Hoit

Franklin “Frank” Gilbert Hoit, 79, of Wellsburg passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018. He was the son of the late William and Hazel Williams Hoit. He was a Christian by faith, a Navy veteran and a member of the GKL Sportsman’s Club in Mingo Junction. In addition to his parents, he ...

Donald Blair

Donald Joseph Blair, age 85, of Steubenville passed away Saturday, January 13 Arrangements are pending at the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto. A Memorial Mass for Donald at the St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church, Steubenville will be announced at a later date.

Edward Gorby Sr.

Edward William Gorby Sr., 76, of Bridgeport, Ohio, passed Thursday January 11, 2018. Visitation 11 a.m. Tuesday until service at 3 p.m., Wilson Funeral Home, Brookside.

Elizabeth Meikle

Elizabeth Maxine (Cunningham) Meikle, “Betts”, 80, died peacefully in her sleep on January 9, 2018, after a lengthy illness, while residing with her daughter, Mary Beth Fitzgerald and family in Owings, MD. Betts was born April 7, 1937, to the late Alexander and Jessie Cunningham and ...