Thursday, June 11, 2009

Shirley Jean Reed - Obituary

The Review
June 8, 2009

Shirley J. Reed

BEAVER - Shirley Jean Reed, 71, died early Sunday, June 7, 2009 at the Medical
Center in Beaver.
Born Sept. 29, 1937 in Catawba, WVa., she was the daughter of the late William and Evelyn Cassidy Murphy.
She was a homemaker and Christian.
Reed was preceded in death by her husband, Delmer R. Reed, daughter Joann Reed and son Delmer E. Reed.
Survivors include four sons, Clyde W. (Karen) Reed of Salineville, Walter Ray (Brenda) Reed of Glenmoor, John M. (Wanda) Reed of East Liverpool and Joe Allen (Becky) Reed of New Cumberland; three daughters, Della Jean (James )Mahaffey of New Manchester, Sue (Larry) Rollyson and Ruth Ann (Mark) Mays, both of New Cumberland. A sister, Maxine Kind, of Rogers, 18 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild also survive.
Services will be conducted by Pastor Delmar Logston at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester followed by burial in Locust Hill Cemetery.
Friends may visit from 5-8 p.m. Monday.

James A. Wallace - Obituary

The Review
June 8, 2009

James A. Wallace

EAST LIVERPOOL - James A. Wallace, 81, died at home with his family by his side on Saturday afternoon, June 6, 2009.
He was born on June 18, 1927 in Smithfield, Ohio, son of the late Robert and Jessie Brock Wallace.
Known by most people in the area as owner and President of the former Panhandle Equipment in Chester, he was self taught and well read in business and finance, lending his talents to the former City Financial and serving on the Board of Directors for Northern Hancock Bank & Trust.
He was a Presbyterian by faith and loved discussing politics.
An avid golfer and bowler, he also was active with the Chester Lions club and Smithfield Masonic Lodge.
Surviving at home is his loving wife, Donna Liston Wallace, whom he married on Aug. 22, 1948; one son, Bix (Nenia) Wallace, of Chester, and their children Michael, Augusto and Joseph; two daughters, Shelley (Bob) Simms, of East Liverpool, and children Kam (Ron), Bobby, Melissa and Seth and Lark Wallace, of Maderira Beach, FL. One sister, Gladys McVay, of St. Petersburg, FL; four great-grandchildren and his cat Versache also survive.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester, with Pastor Erica Como officiating, followed by burial in Locust Hill Cemetery.
Friends may visit on Tuesday when the family will be present from noon to 3 and 5-8 p.m.
The family request memorial contributions to Grace Hospice, 7330 Southern Blvd, Suite 3, Youngstown, OH. 44512. Online condolences may be sent to:

T. Gail Morrow - Obituary

T. Gail Morrow
The Review
June 9, 2009

NEW CUMBERLAND - T. Gail Morrow, 71, of New Cumberland, passed away, Saturday, June 6, 2009, at Trinity West in Steubenville.
She was born June 22, 1937, in Phoenix, Ariz., a daughter of the late Tony Barrett and Nadine (Johnson) Barnett Downing. She is also preceded in death by her step-father, Donovan D. Downing, and her aunt, Nina O. Lansing.
Gail was a thoroughbred horse trainer and owner. She raced at numerous race tracks in California, Arizona, New Mexico and Mexico before re-locating to West Virginia. Because of year-round racing at Waterford Park/Mountaineer, this area became her permanent home. She then raced in Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania on a "race-n-go basis" and also raced three seasons at The Fairgrounds Race Track in New Orleans, La.
From 1985 though 1991, she co-owned and operated Horsey Stuff Gift Shop in the grandstand at Waterford Park. She also originated, produced and occasionally emceed the popular and successful Saturday morning Railbirds Club as a joint venture with management.
Gail served three terms on the Mountaineer HBPA Board of Directors and was first Vice President for five years. She was chair of the Finance, Grievance and Scholarship Committees; was named to the National HBPA Education Committee after coordinating and presenting Groom Elite 101 classes at Mountaineer in 2003.
In 2004 she presented Groom Elite 201, certifying 15 students of the 25 which had graduated from the Groom Elite 101 class. In 2005 she persevered until they acquired and put in place the popular video replay terminal at Mountaineer. She also assisted in creating the Benevolent Trust and has been on the Trust's Board of Trustees since its inception.
Surviving are her sister, Nada Sue Moyer of Tucson, Ariz.; nephews, Robert Lee (Amy) Howell of Scotsdale, Ariz., Vernon Gail Howell of Phoenix, Ariz.; cousins, Mary Pat Lansing, St. David, Ariz., Ramah Rains Shaw and her husband Johnnie of Fort Mohave, Ariz., Dr. Paul Lansing of Camp Verde, Ariz., and Dr. Pearl Lansing of Camp Verde, Ariz.
A celebration of Gail's life will be held at noon on Monday, June 22, 2009, at Mountaineer Race Track at the race track turn with Chaplain Jim Smith officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Friends of Barn Cats c/o HBPA, P.O. Box 486 Newell, W.Va., 26050.
Turley Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

James Guy Winland - Obituary

James Guy Winland
Thurs., Nov. 6, 1947
East Liverpool Review

James Guy Winland, former East Liverpool potter, died Tuesday morning in his home in Sacramento, Calif. He was 56.
Mr. Winland was a brother of Mrs. Mary Galloway, Howard Winland, Floyd Winland and Albert Winland, all of East Liverpool. He lived here until going to California seven years ago. He visited here about three months ago. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of East Liverpool.
He leaves his widow; two sons, Ellwyn Winland of Athens, and James Winland of Dayton, and another brother, Paul Winland of Dayton.
Funeral services will be held Friday in Sacramento. Burial will be there.

Catherine Diemer - Obituary

Mrs. John Diemer
East Liverpool Review
Oct., 29, 1955

Mrs. Catherine Diemer, wife of John F. Diemer, 921 Main St., Wellsville, died Friday morning following a year’s illness. She was 70.
Born Nov. 5, 1884, in Indiana, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Daniel and Isabel McGee Sexton and resided for about 45 years in Wellsburg and Warwood, W. Va.
Mrs. Diemer was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and the Altar and Rosary Society.
Besides her husband, she leaves two daughters, Mrs. Charles L. Conrad of Warwood, and Mrs. William W. Daugherty of Wellsville; two sisters, Mrs. Celia O’Grady and Mrs. Ella Broderick, both of Wellsville; two brothers, Daniel Sexton of Steubenville, and Louis Sexton of Los Angeles, and five grandchildren.
Services will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at the church by the Rev. William J. Lawler. Burial will be in St. Elizabeth’s Cemetery.
Friends may call tonight and Sunday at the funeral home.

Fannie Elizabeth Greaves - Obituary

Mrs. Fannie Greaves
East Liverpool Review
Nov. 10, 1952

Mrs. Fannie Elizabeth Greaves, 81, of the Fairview Rd., Chester, died Sunday at 7:30 p.m. in Emma’s Rest Home, following a two year illness.
Mrs. Greaves was born Nov. 17, 1871, in England and had resided here for the last 26 years. She was a member of ST. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. She was the widow of Thomas Greaves, sho died in 1947.
She leaves five daughters, Mrs. Gladys Wild in England, Mrs. Elsie Ervine in California, Mrs. Laura Styles of Akron, Miss Ethel Greaves of Wheeling and Mrs. Florence Stafford of Chester; an adopted son, Alexander Greaves of Oklahoma City, Okla; a brother, Ted Butler, in England; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Rites will be conducted Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. in St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church by the Rev. Frederick T. Gillette. Burial will be in the Columbiana County Memorial Park.
Friends may call Tuesday afternoon and night at the Martin Funeral Home.

Roy Brown - Obituary

Roy Brown
East Liverpool Review
Nov. 10, 1952

Roy Brown, 55, of 532 First Ave., died Saturday at 4 p.m. in City hospital following a long illness.
Brown was born in Sardis, a son of Christopher and matilda Brown and had resided in East Liverpool for the last 44 years. He was employed last by the Hall China Co.
He was a member of the Moose and Eagles lodges, the I. B. O. P. and the Second Christian Church.
He leaves his widow, Mrs. Marie K. Brown, and two brothers, Edgar Brown and Everett A. Brown, all of East Liverpool.
Rites will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Dawson Funeral Home by the Rev. J. B. Montgomery of the Second Christian Church. Burial will be in the Calcutta United Presbyterian Cemetery.
Friends may call Tuesday night at the funeral home.

Rudolph Carl Schylander - Obituary

Rudolph Carl Schylander
East Liverpool Review
Nov. 10, 1952

R.C. Schylander Dies At His Home

Rudolph Carl Schylander, died today at 9:55 a.m. at his home, 306 Monroe St., following a several months’ illness.
He was a native of Sweden and had resided here about 45 years. He was a cost accountant for the Edwin M. Knowles China Co. at Newell until his retirement about two years ago, when he went to California. He returned to East Liverpool last spring.
He was a member of the St. John’s Lutheran Church.
He leaves his widow, Mrs. Olga Goltz Schylander, at home; a daughter, Mrs. Glen Pettit of Pasadena, Calif.; three sisters and a brother in Sweden, and two grandchildren.
The body was taken to the Dawson Funeral Home. Arrangements are incomplete.

Florence Johnson - Obituary

Mrs. Florence Johnson
East Liverpool Review
Nov. 10, 1952

Mrs. Florence Johnson, sister of Mrs. George Wucherer, 740 Sophia St., was found dead in her home in Bridgeville, Pittsburgh suburb, Sunday night. She had been dead since Friday, either as a result of a heart attack or from carbon monoxide fumes from a gas fire burning in her room, Mrs. Wucherer said.
Mrs. Johnson was the widow of George Johnson, who died six years ago. She leaves another sister, Mrs. Margaret Stimmel of Pittsburg, and two brothers, Phil Mercer of Bridgeville and Norman Mercer of Buckhannon, W. Va.
Rites will be held Tuesday at 2: 30 p.m. in the LaVelle Funeral Home at 432 Washington Ave., Bridgeville. Burial will be in the Melrose cemetery there.

Mrs. Pricena Pritchett - Obituary

Mrs. Pricena Pritchett
East Liverpool Review
Sat., Dec. 26, 1931

Mrs. Pricena Pritchett, 65, died suddenly today at 10:15 a.m., in her home at 1102 Chestnut street extension.
Mrs. Pritchett, who was a member of the Nazarene church, had lived here for 46 years.
She leaves five sons, William, Alfred, Elmer, Clyde and Raymond, and a daughter, Mrs. Nina Terrell, and four sisters, Mrs. Ulysses Cunningham and Mrs. Luella Justice of East Liverpool; Mrs. Byron Hissom of Shiloah, Wis., and Mrs. Ethel Wells of Los Angeles, Calif.
Funeral services will be held in the Church of the Nazarene Tuesday at 2 p.m., in charge of Rev. O. L. Benedum. Burial will be made in Riverview cemetery.

William E. Grady - Obituary

William E. Grady
The East Liverpool Review
Jan. 24, 1940

Funeral services for William E. Grady, 53, former resident of East Liverpool who died Tuesday at his home in Parkersburg, W. VA.; will be held Thursday at 2:30 p.m in the Kelly funeral home on Pennsylvania Ave.
The services will be conducted by Rev. N. R. Somerville, pastor of the Pennsylvania ave. Methodist church. Burial will be in the Calcutta United Presbyterian cemetery.
Friends may call tonight at the funeral home.

Inez Watson - Obituary

Inez Watson
The Evening Review
Sat., Apr. 12, 1986

Services are planned Sunday for Mrs. Inez Illean Watson, 62, of 51 North Road SE, Warren, Ohio, formerly of Lisbon, who died at 10:10 a.m. Thursday at the Autumn Hills Care Center in Niles following a lengthy illness.
She was born in East Liverpool Aug. 26, 1923, a daughter of the late Oliver Lane and Pearl Castro Lane
She was employed 10 years as a boiler operator maintenance mechanic at the Hillside Hospital before retiring in March, and was a member of the Hillside Hospital Women’s Auxiliary.
She is survived by a son, Dan L. Watson of East Liverpool; a daughter, Clara M. Billock of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; a sister, Mrs. Alvera Shasteen of Lisbon, and two grandchildren.
Dr. Robert O. Kantner of the Champion Presbyterian Church is to conduct the services at 2 p.m. at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home.
Burial is to be in Lake Park Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 tonight.

Richard Davis - Obituary

Richard Davis
The Evening Review
Sat., Apr. 12, 1986

Richard A. Davis, 56, of Carroll Rd., a steel Worker, died Friday at 2:58 p.m. at Cith Hospital after becoming ill suddenly at home.
He was born in East Liverpool May 17, 1929, a son of William Davis and Sarah Martha Sparks Davis.
Mr. Davis retired from Crucible Steel Divisions where he was an inspector in the Cold Strip, and currently was employed at Jones and Laughlin Steel Corp.
He was a sergeant with the U. S. Air Force, serving in Japan. He attended Boyce United Methodist Church and Campground Community Church.
He was a member of American Legion Post 374 and Moose Lodge 122.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline Gibson Davis, at home; five daughters, Mrs. Janet Barnes, Mrs. Casey (Joyce) Rockey, Mrs. Vincent (Jeanette) Ferlaino, and Mrs. Kenneth (Judith) Reynolds, all of East Liverpool, and Miss Jeannie Davis of Farmington, W. Va.;; three stepsons, Thomas G. O’Hara of Orlando, Fla., Terry W. O’ Hara and Patrick J. Riley, both of East Liverpool; three sisters, Mrs. Cole (Elva) Cunningham, Mrs. Robert (Helen) Yost and Mrs. Orvis (Martha) Chandler, all of East Liverpool; 22 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services are planned at 11 a.m. Monday at the Dawson Funeral Home with the Rev. Robert Gray of Campground Community Church officiating.
Burial will be in Longs Run Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday afternoon and evening.