Our Obituaries

Patricia Montgomery

December 22, 1930 - December 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Behm Funeral Homes, Waynesburg, PA.
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Alice M. Hildreth

September 7, 1937 - November 27, 2016

Alice M. Hildreth age 79 of Nineveh passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016 in her home, after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease.She was born September 7, 1937 in Gilmore Township, Greene County, a daughter of the late James McHenry and Lillian Cain McHenry.Mrs. Hildreth was employed as the office manager in the automotive business in Waynesburg for 45 years. She had worked for W.L. Stewart...
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James D. Randolph

July 16, 1928 - November 10, 2016

James D. Randolph"Fuzzy" July 16, 1928 - November 10, 2016Fuzzy died peacefully on November 10, 2016 at home surrounded by his family. He earned his undergraduate degree from Waynesburg College in education and a masters degree from WVU in music. He served in the Korean war. Fuzzy was a professor of music and the curator of the Paul R. Stewart Museum at Waynesburg University for most of his life....
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Tony P. Yeager

August 17, 1972 - November 8, 2016

Tony P. Yeager age 44 of Carmichaels, died Tuesday, November 8, 2016 in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV from injuries sustained in a traffic accident.He was born August 17, 1972 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Kenneth P. Yeager and Shirley S. Cox Yeager Keller.On Aril 18, 1998 he married his childhood sweetheart, Pamela Durbin Yeager, who survives.Mr. Yeager had worked as a mechanic for...
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Patricia L. Tennant

October 12, 1934 - November 7, 2016

Patricia L. Tennant age 82 of Waynesburg died Monday, November 7, 2016 in Washington Hospital.She was born October 12, 1934 in Gray Township, a daughter of the late Benjamin and Betty Grinage Cook.On October 4, 1952 she married Charles W. "Sonny" Tennant who survives.Throughout her life Pat was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend; and a woman of faith.She was a self-taught pianist and...
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Frances W. McAfoos

September 20, 1923 - October 30, 2016

Frances W. McAfoos age 93 of Washington died Sunday, October 30, 2016 in Donnell House in Washington.She was born September 20, 1923 in Wilkinsburg, a daughter of the late George R. and Mary McClymonds Wright.Frances graduated from Wilkinsburg High School in 1940 and attended Linden Hall Junior College in Lititz for one year. She worked for two years for Mellon Bank in Pittsburgh.On June 19,...
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Mary Kathryn Gregory

December 2, 1944 - October 23, 2016

Mary Kathryn Gregory, 71 of Waynesburg, died Sunday, October 23, 2016 at home. She was born December 2, 1944 in Las Vegas, NV, a daughter of the late Charles C. and Fehr Steinbaugh McCall. Mrs. Gregory was a graduate of Waynesburg High School and Waynesburg College. Mary was a retired school teacher, having taught English at Conneaut Valley, Sayre, Northeast Bradford and Gateway Regional Schools....
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Anna P. Vanscyoc

December 9, 1936 - October 18, 2016

Anna P. Vanscyoc age 79 of Waynesburg died Tuesday, October 18, 2016 in the Washington Hospital.She was born December 9, 1936 in Dewittville, NY, a daughter of the late Grant and Jewell Lindal Parker.She was a 1954 graduate of Mayville High School.On July 12, 1958 she married David W. Vanscyoc who survives.Mrs. Vanscyoc was a member of Fordyce United Methodist Church in Garards Fort.She was an...
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Fred W. Throckmorton

October 29, 1925 - October 13, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Behm Funeral Homes, Waynesburg, PA.
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Leroy Kennedy

January 21, 1952 - October 4, 2016

Leroy Kennedy, 64, of Snow Camp, North Carolina died at his residence on Tuesday, October 4, 2016.Leroy was born in Waynesburg, PA. He graduated Waynesburg High School and was employed by UNC Grounds Department in Chapel Hill, NC for 20 years. He was a member of Cornerstone Community Church.Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Donna Kennedy of the home. The year Leroy and Donna wed in 1979,...
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Bessie M. Greco

October 1, 1911 - September 5, 2016

Bessie M. Greco age 104 of Waynesburg died Monday, September 5, 2016 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Home.She was born October 1, 1911 in Belmont County, Ohio, a daughter of the late John A. and Blanche Buchanan Mason.She was a graduate of Waynesburg High School and West Virginia Business College in Fairmont, WV.On April 20, 1931 she married Louie Greco who died October 10, 1986.Mrs. Greco worked for...
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Duane L. White

March 8, 1940 - September 4, 2016

Duane L. White age 76 of Prosperity died Sunday, September 4, 2016 in his home.He was born March 8, 1940 West Bethlehem Township, a son of the late Lloyd E. and Rose Riskey White.Mr. White was a retired mechanic for Howley General Tire and Wright Tire.He was an avid NASCAR fan. He also enjoyed tractors, drag racing, and "wheelin' and dealin". Surviving are three children, Billie Jo Maxwell ...
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Elizabeth Werner

June 10, 1930 - August 26, 2016

Elizabeth Werner age 86 of Waynesburg died Friday, August 26, 2016 in Washington Hospital after suffering a massive heart attack. She was born June 10, 1930 in Wilmington, OH, a daughter of the late Taylor and Veda Hadley Moore.On August 16, 1952 she married Christopher Werner Jr., who died April 13, 2005.Mrs. Werner was a retired seamstress for Greenway Manufacturing in Waynesburg. She had also...
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Galla Jean Spires

October 3, 1952 - August 20, 2016

Galla Jean Spires age 63 of Waynesburg died Saturday, August 20, 2016, following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. She left this world peacefully, in her home, surrounded by her close family.She was a beautiful, smart, strong and caring woman who modeled love and kindness for many.She was born October 3, 1952 in Charleston, WV, a daughter of the late Bartley Guy and Helen Sams...
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Anthony T. Moskal

March 20, 1941 - August 11, 2016

Anthony T. Moskal age 75 of Prosperity died Thursday, August 11, 2016 in Golden Living Center in Waynesburg.He was born March 20, 1941 in Meadowlands, a son of the late John and Anna Maluke Moskal.He graduated from Chartiers-Houston High School in the class of 1959, and served in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1965.Mr. Moskal was a retired factory worker for Federal Paper.He was a former resident of...
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Peter R. Rumskey

July 11, 1946 - August 11, 2016

Peter Rand Rumskey, 70, of Waynesburg, passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2016, in Washington Hospital surrounded by his devoted wife of 51 years, Judith, and his adoring daughters, Melissa and Cherie.Peter was born on July 11, 1946, in Bellaire, Ohio, a son of Otto A. and Gladys Spence Rumskey. Pete and Judy met at a skating rink at the age of 15 and became high school sweethearts. They were...
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Helen Drizos

August 25, 1925 - July 27, 2016

Helen P. Drizos, 90 of Myakka City, FL, formerly of Waynesburg, PA, died on July 27, 2016 in Sarasota FL. She was born August 25, 1925 in Clarksburg, WV, daughter of the late Peter and Hreso Manolakis Padais (originally from Chios, Greece.) Mrs. Drizos was a member of St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church in Sarasota, FL and a former member of All Saints Greek Orthodox Church in Canonsburg, PA. On...
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Robert L. Ball

April 28, 1932 - July 25, 2016

Robert L. Ball age 84 of Waynesburg died peacefully in his home Monday, July 25, 2016.He was born April 28, 1932 in Waynesburg, son of the late Milton J. and Florence Broadwater Ball.On October 3, 1952 he married Alice Weaver Ball, who died March 12, 2009.Mr. Ball was a retired heavy equipment operator. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Operating Engineers, Local 66, since 1964....
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Kurt Wayne Kramer

July 1, 1958 - July 3, 2016

Kurt W. Kramer age 58 of Waynesburg died Sunday, July 3, 2016 in his home.He was born July 1, 1958 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Marion Wayne Kramer and Beatrice Jane Whittaker Kramer.He was educated in the Jefferson- Morgan schools.His was married to Diana Courtwright Kramer, who died August 7, 2013.Mr. Kramer worked as a heavy equipment operator for several construction companies.He resided...
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Joseph D. Vulcano

June 18, 1960 - June 27, 2016

Joseph D. Vulcano age 56 of Nineveh passed away unexpectedly Monday, June 27, 2016 in the Washington Hospital.He was born June 18, 1960 in Canonsburg, a son of the late Joseph and Elsie Michaels Vulcano.He was the beloved husband of Shirley Cook Vulcano whom he married on October 19, 2000. He was a loving father of five children, Joseph (Jessica) Vulcano of Vestaburg, Matthew Vulcano of...
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Martha J. Howard

April 22, 1925 - June 3, 2016

Martha J. Howard age 91 of Waynesburg died Friday, June 3, 2016 in Washington Hospital following a brief illness.She was born April 22, 1925 in Springhill Township, Greene County, a daughter of the late Bern and Nell Warrick Gump.On May 28, 1951 she married Allen N. Howard, who died January 2, 1997.Mrs. Howard had worked for 15 years as a telephone operator for the South Penn Telephone Company. ...
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Samuel E. Crawford

July 9, 1935 - May 20, 2016

Samuel E. Crawford age 80 of Waynesburg died Friday, May 20, 2016, in his home surrounded by his wife and children.Mr. Crawford was born in Greene County on July 9, 1935, the son of the late Wilma Crawford Bungard and was raised by the late Harry and Jane Morris Bungard.On May 22, 1954 he married Wilma Mayne, who survives.His family regarded him as the strongest and most loving man they ever knew...
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Thomas Allen Scott

March 19, 1950 - May 17, 2016

Thomas Allen Scott, age 66 of Lancaster, formerly of Waynesburg died unexpectedly on May 17, 2016.He was born in Waynesburg, a son of the late Charles C. and Lillian L. (Price) Scott.He was a graduate of Waynesburg High School and Vale Technical Institute. He served with the Army National Guard.For the past several years he had resided in Lancaster, PA and was employed by Auto Parts International...
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Stella Mae Ford

February 8, 2016 - May 10, 2016

Stella Mae Ford, the infant daughter of Richard Ford Jr. and Melinda Henderson Ford of Waynesburg, died unexpectedly Wednesday, May 10, 2016 in WHS Greene.She was born February 8, 2016 in Washington Hospital.Surviving in addition to her parents are a brother, Kol Ford; two sisters, Aylah and Chloe Ford; maternal grandparents Don and Gretchen Henderson of Waynesburg; paternal grandfather, Richard ...
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Jessie Mae Morris

September 8, 1945 - April 30, 2016

Jessie M. Morris age 70 of Waynesburg went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, April 30, 2016.She was born September 8, 1945 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Riley Blouir and Mae Tennant Blouir.Mrs. Morris had been employed by K-Mart, Presbyterian Day Care, and Greenway Manufacturing. For 17 years she worked in maintenance and housekeeping at Waynesburg College.She enjoyed many hobbies...
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Jane S. Brewer

May 23, 1925 - April 26, 2016

Jane Stephenson Brewer age 90 of Waynesburg died Tuesday, April 26, 2016 in her home.She was born May 23, 1925 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Larry Edwin Stephenson and Elizabeth Lemley Stephenson.She was raised with four brothers on the family farm by the white barn on Smith Creek near Waynesburg.Mrs. Brewer was a graduate of the Washington Hospital School of Nursing. She worked as a...
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Charles W. Eddy

July 4, 1939 - April 24, 2016

Charles W. Eddy Sr. age 76 of Waynesburg died Sunday, April 24, 2016 in his home.He was born July 4, 1939 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Jesse James Eddy and Dorothy Marie Morris Eddy.He was married to Patricia A. "Pat" Joseph Eddy, who died April 22, 2010.Mr. Eddy had worked as a laborer for PennDOT in Waynesburg and as a security guard in Pittsburgh.He resided most of his life in Waynesburg...
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Paul A. Crayne

March 12, 1913 - April 20, 2016

Paul A. Crayne age 103 of Waynesburg died Wednesday, April 20, 2016 in the home of his niece in Core, WV.He was born March 12, 1913 in Waynesburg a son of the late Harry A. and Nettie J. Lippencott Crayne.On December 23, 1937 he married Wanita Moore Crayne, who died January 18, 2016.Mr. Crayne retired from Penn Manufacturing in Washington where he had worked for 37 years as a lathe operator.He...
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Shirley Mae Tennant

February 23, 1937 - April 18, 2016

Shirley Mae Tennant age 79 of Waynesburg, went to be with the Lord on Monday Aril 18, 2016 in Donnell House in Washington.She was born February 23, 1937 in Fayette County, a daughter of the late David L. Temple and A. Katheryn Johnson Temple.Mrs. Tennant retired from Greene County Memorial Hospital with over 30 years of service in various positions.She was a member of Waynesburg Bible Chapel.She...
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Madolyn McDougal

September 22, 1925 - April 16, 2016

Madolyn McDougal, 90 of (Crafton) Pittsburgh, formerly of Spraggs, died peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Saturday, April 16, 2016. She was born September 22, 1925 in Brave, a daughter of the late James and Nannette Coen King. She was married to the late Furman L. McDougal. Surviving are five children, James (Peggy) McDougal of Waynesburg, Diane (Robert DeWitt) Gabic of Lincoln, NE, Earl ...
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William D. Hardisty

June 14, 1924 - April 15, 2016

William D. Hardisty age 91 of Waynesburg died Friday, April 15, 2016 in the Golden Living Center in Waynesburg.He was born June 14, 1924 in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Earl C. Hardisty and Mabel Grace Buck Hardisty.He was a 1950 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh where he was a three year letterman in baseball and football, and led the nation in punting.On September 24, 1949 he married...
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Freda Mae Tanner

September 30, 1932 - April 13, 2016

Freda Mae Tanner age 83 of Waynesburg died peacefully Wednesday, April 13, 2016 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Home in Waynesburg.She was born September 30, 1932, a daughter of the late Paul and Mary Conaway.On November 26, 1949 she married Glenn R. Tanner, who died December 16, 2004.Mrs. Tanner once owned and operated Freda's Flea Market in West Waynesburg. She had also worked in the cafeteria at...
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Suanne Nixdorf

January 29, 1942 - April 2, 2016

Suanne Nixdorf age 74 of Gibsonia passed away Saturday, April 2, 2016 in her home.She was born January 29, 1942 in Dover, NJ, a daughter of the late William John Shepherd and Claire Montieth Shepherd.She was a 1959 graduate of Lincoln High School in Elwood City. She earned a bachelor's degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and held a master's degree in special education from California...
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Danny Jay Humble

March 14, 2016 - March 25, 2016

Danny Jay Humble, 11 day old son of Joshua & Jessica Ocker Humble of Waynesburg, died Friday, March 25, 2016 in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV. He was born premature on Monday, March 14, 2016 at 11:47 a.m. in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV. Surviving in addition to his mom and dad are a sister, Bexley; maternal grandmother, Peggy Ocker of Greensboro; maternal grandfather,...
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Wilda M. Leichliter

August 28, 1923 - March 7, 2016

Wilda M. Leichliter age 92 of Waynesburg died Monday, March 7, 2016 in her home.She was born August 28, 1923 in Wind Ridge, a daughter of the late George W. and Bessie Courtwright Thomas.She was married to Clarence "Buck" Leichliter Sr., who died in 1972.Mrs. Leichliter was a retired custodian for the Central Greene School District.She was a five generation grandmother and enjoyed babysitting her...
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David W. McGinnis

March 25, 1963 - March 5, 2016

David W. McGinnis age 52 of Jefferson died Saturday, March 5, 2016.He was born March 25, 1963 in Fairfax, Virginia, a son of Samuel E. McGinnis and Judith Allen Adamson.He was educated in the Central Greene School District.Mr. McGinnis worked on pipeline construction with United Steel Workers Heavy Highway Division, most recently for Lineal Industries. He had also worked as a member of the...
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Betty Jean Bruno

February 13, 1930 - February 17, 2016

Betty Jean Bruno age 86 of Waynesburg died Wednesday, February 17, 2016 in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV.She was born February 13, 1930 in Nemacolin, a daughter of the late Harry and Roberta Lopes Dugan.On June 30, 1948 she married Ralph Bruno who died August 17, 2011.Mrs. Bruno and her husband owned and operated the Twin Cup in Waynesburg for many years. She had also worked at the...
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Donald Wayne Whipkey

May 19, 1938 - February 9, 2016

Donald Wayne Whipkey age 77 of Waynesburg, died on February 9, 2016 of multiple health issues. He was born in Carmichaels on May 19, 1938 to Ira William Whipkey and Anna Grace Kalp Whipkey. Mr. Whipkey was a graduate of Waynesburg University in 1960. Upon graduation, he was employed by the Insurance Company of North America specializing in commercial insurance. In 1984, he, along with G. Conrad...
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Richard A. Rutan

March 29, 1931 - February 2, 2016

Richard A. Rutan Sr. age 84 of Waynesburg died Tuesday, February 2, 2016 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Home.He was born March 29, 1931 in Morris Township, Greene County, a son of the late Harry M. Rutan Sr. and Hazel Miller Rutan.On April 1, 1957 he married Wilma C. Temple Rutan, who died April 27, 2005.Mr. Rutan resided most of his life in Nineveh and Waynesburg. He was a retired farmer and worked...
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Edwin A. Keller

April 24, 1938 - January 28, 2016

Edwin A. Keller Jr. age 77 of Waynesburg died Thursday, January 28, 2016 in his home.He was born April 24, 1938 in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Edwin A. Keller Sr. and Emma White Keller.In 1963 he married Nancy Dunn Keller, who survives.Mr. Keller served in the U.S. Army on active duty for two years followed by five years of service in the Army Reserve.He had worked for Lockhart Iron and Steel...
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Donna J. Orndoff

March 2, 1944 - January 18, 2016

Donna J. Orndoff age 71 of Coraopolis died Monday, January 18, 2016 in Good Samaritan Hospice in Wexford.She was born March 2, 1944 in Weston, WV, a daughter of Valgene Curtis Logue of Frostburg, MD, who survives, and the late George Myers.On June 27, 1964 she married Raymond L. Orndoff who survives.Mrs. Orndoff was a teacher at Tender Care Day Care in Robinson Township.She was a member of the...
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Michael John Churney

February 9, 1954 - January 14, 2016

Michael John Churney age 61 of Waynesburg died Thursday, January 14, 2016 in Donnell House, Washington.He was born February 9, 1954 in Waynesburg a son of Jean Clark Churney of Waynesburg and the late Albert Churney.He was a graduate of West Virginia University.On May 21, 1977 he married Deborah Russell Churney, who survives.Mr. Churney was a retired special education teacher at Waynesburg...
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Linda Jeanette Torch

November 28, 1952 - January 8, 2016

Linda Jeanette Torch age 63 of Waynesburg died Friday, January 8, 2016 in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown WV. She was born November 28, 1952 in Mannington, WV a daughter of the late William Leste Hayes and Enid Laurestine Moore Hayes.Her husband Thomas Torch is deceased.She made her home with Raymond A. "Buzz" Morris Jr. for the past 14 years.Mrs. Torch was a homemaker. She enjoyed cooking...
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Sherren Kay Maley

March 1, 1944 - January 6, 2016

Sherren Kay Maley age 71 of Waynesburg died Wednesday, January 6, 2016 in the Washington Hospital.She was born March 1, 1944 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Wallace and Marie Rush Loughman.On June 8, 1963 she married Jerry Maley, who survives.Mrs. Maley was a hairdresser.She was a former resident of South Amherst, Ohio where she lived for 26 years.Mrs. Maley attended the Allegheny Wesleyan...
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Agnes A. Yeaney

November 5, 1945 - January 4, 2016

Agnes A. Yeaney age 70 of Waynesburg died Monday, January 4, 2016 in the Washington County Health Center.She was born November 5, 1945 in Canonsburg, a daughter of the late George and Mary Davey Modrak.On August 30, 1969 she married Mervin "Bud" Yeaney who died January 27, 2007.Mrs. Yeaney was a homemaker. She resided most of her life in Waynesburg, where she was a member of St. Ann Catholic...
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Darla M. Pettit

September 22, 1959 - December 18, 2015

Darla M. Pettit, 56 of Sycamore, died Friday, December 18, 2015 at home. She was born September 22, 1959 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Howard B. and Martha Barclay Pettit. Ms. Pettit was a 1980 graduate of Waynesburg Central High School. And she had worked at the former Greenway Manufacturing and for the last 12 years for the Hilton Garden Inn at Southpointe. She attended the Bates Fork...
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Mary Kathryn Hair Balyeat

January 4, 1932 - December 14, 2015

Mary Kathryn Gwynn Hair Balyeat age 83 of Carmichaels died Monday, December 14, 2015 in Laskosky's Personal Care Home in Clarksville.She was born January 4, 1932 in Waynesburg a daughter of the late Howard W. and Lana Rich Gwynn.In 1950 she graduated from Cumberland Township High School. She continued her education at the University of Pittsburgh, and in 1955 graduated from Carnegie Tech ...
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Charlotte H. Levine

December 5, 1952 - December 13, 2015

Charlotte Huffman Levine, age 63, of Waynesburg, died Sunday, December 13, 2015 in her home. She was born December 5, 1952, in Waynesburg, a daughter of Joan Edson Huffman and the late Dr. Charles R. Huffman. She was a 1970 graduate of Waynesburg Central High School, where she was a majorette and involved in many clubs. After high school, she studied fashion merchandising at Massey Jr....
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Lewis Ray Scott

April 30, 1930 - November 29, 2015

Lewis Ray Scott, 85, of Waynesburg, died Sunday, November 29, 2015 while visiting with family in Norfolk, Virginia. He was born April 30, 1930 in Waynesburg a son of the late Lewis Russell and Mary Margaret Morris Scott. Mr. Scott was a 1948 graduate of Waynesburg High School and served in the US Navy. He married the late Mary Elizabeth Speicher on October 15, 1948.He lived his entire life in...
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John A. Conklin

May 16, 1921 - November 29, 2015

John A. Conklin age 94 of Sycamore died Sunday, November 29, 2015 in Golden Living Center in Waynesburg.He was born May 16, 1921 in Sycamore a son of the late John A. and Goldie Daily Conklin.On May 20, 1948 he married Wanda Moore Conklin, who died November 28, 2001.Mr. Conklin was a retired truck driver for W.P.L.E. in Waynesburg and Dillie Trucking in Washington. He was a member of the...
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Marilyn J. Filer

September 25, 1932 - November 16, 2015

Marilyn J. Filer age 83 of Elizabeth died Monday November 16, 2015 in Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Jefferson Hills.She was born September 25, 1932 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late John and Helen Hunnell Rose.She graduated from Waynesburg High School in the class of 1950. On November 10, 1949 she married Alfred W. Filer, who died September 16, 1976.Mrs. Filer was a homemaker and resided...
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Samuel H. Toland

April 21, 1933 - November 5, 2015

Samuel H. Toland age 82 of Waynesburg died Thursday, November 5, 2015 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Home in Waynesburg.He was born April 21, 1933 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Samuel and Mildred Swaniger TolandMr. Toland was a lifetime resident of Waynesburg and had worked as a laborer at the Waynesburg Brick Yard and for several others companies including Higgins Hauling.Surviving are two...
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Betty Ruth Moore

February 14, 1927 - October 31, 2015

Betty R. Moore, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away on Saturday, October 31, 2015 in the Rolling Meadows Nursing Home, Waynesburg.She was born February 14, 1927 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Orland and Ada Six Johnson.Mrs. Moore was a homemaker. She enjoyed cooking and baking, sitting on her front porch, visiting with the neighbors and her hanging baskets...
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Charlotte A. Riddell

February 17, 1936 - October 30, 2015

Charlotte A. Riddell age 79 of Waynesburg died Friday, October 30, 2015 in Washington Health Systems Greene, in Waynesburg.She was born February 17, 1936 in Rices Landing, a daughter of the late Steve and Ann Sauer Palone.On April 5, 1954 she married William G. Riddell who died September 26, 1996.Mrs. Riddell resided in Waynesburg since 1989. She had worked as a circulation aide for Bowlby Public...
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Holly Wood

June 13, 1941 - October 18, 2015

Holly Wood age 74 of Waynesburg died Sunday, October 18, 2015 in his home.He was born June 13, 1941 in Moundsville, WV, a son of the late Duane M. and Fayne Murray Wood.He was a graduate of Waynesburg High School.On September 26, 1973 he married Linda Pollock Wood, who survives.Mr. Wood retired from the parts department of Ron Lewis Chrysler Dodge in Waynesburg.He was a member of the First...
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JoAnn Spragg Wermlinger

September 30, 1927 - October 15, 2015

JoAnn Spragg Wermlinger age 88 of McMurray, formerly of Waynesburg, died Thursday, October 15, 2015 in West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh.She was born September 30, 1927 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Carl E. and Ethel Gordon Spragg.She was a graduate of Endicott College in Beverly, Mass.On February 11, 1948 she married David Lysle Wermlinger who died May 19, 2015.Mrs. Wermlinger had owned...
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Alberta L. Jones

September 7, 1921 - October 1, 2015

Alberta L. Jones, age 94 of Waynesburg died Thursday, October 1, 2015 in the Golden Living Center in Waynesburg.She was born September 7, 1921 in Franklin Township, a daughter of the late Frank and Goldie Pearle Gump Hull.She was married to Delbert G. Jones Sr., who died February 1, 1969.Mrs. Jones worked as a waitress at Myrtle's Town House in Waynesburg for six years. She later worked for 14...
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Mary Ann Pellegrini

March 28, 1933 - September 17, 2015

Mary Ann Pellegrini age 82 of Waynesburg died Thursday, September 17, 2015 in West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh.She was born March 28, 1933 in Smithfield, a daughter of the late Conrad and Frances Verska Krysak.In July of 1957 she married Ralph Pellegrini who died October 31, 1999.Mrs. Pellegrini resided in Morgan Township for the past 58 years, and was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church in...
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Charles A. Shuckhart

January 5, 1955 - September 1, 2015

Charles A. Shuckhart age 60 of Holbrook passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2015 surrounded by his family.He was born January 5, 1955 in Carmichaels, the son of Mae Skiles Shuckhart and the late Charles Shuckhart.Mr. Shuckhart was a graduate of Carmichaels High School. He began working at Nemacolin Mine, until it closed. He worked at Emerald Mine for many years and recently retired from...
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Nora E. Hoyle

March 9, 1928 - August 13, 2015

Nora E. Hoyle age 87 of Waynesburg, passed in her home on Thursday, August 13, 2015, surrounded by her family.She was born March 9, 1928 in Puritan, Fayette County, a daughter of the late George D. Balsinger and Lida A. Townsend Balsinger.On February 15, 1948 she married George Edward Hoyle Jr., who died Aril 24, 1994.Mrs. Hoyle was a homemaker. She had also worked in the circulation depart of...
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Margaret Ann Thralls King

October 16, 1933 - July 31, 2015

Margaret Ann Thralls King age 81 of Waynesburg died Friday, July 31, 2015 in West Virginia University Hospital in Morgantown.She was born October 16, 1933 in Wadestown, West Virginia, a daughter of the late Carl William Thralls and Virginia Haught Thralls.She graduated from West Virginia University with a degree in Medical Technology.On July 22, 1955 she married Donald N. King who survives.Mrs....
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Charles B. Stoy

October 26, 1926 - July 30, 2015

Charles B. "Pete" Stoy Jr. age 88 of Allentown, formerly of Waynesburg died Thursday, July 30, 2015 in his home.He was born October 26, 1926 in Uniontown, a son of the late Charles B. Stoy Sr. and Florence O'Neal Stoy.Mr. Stoy graduated from high school in 1944 and went immediately to the U.S. Navy. He served aboard a destroyer in the Atlantic until June 1945, and then aboard a seagoing tug as a...
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Thelma J. Scott

October 14, 1932 - July 25, 2015

Thelma J. Scott age 82 of Waynesburg Passed away Saturday, July 25, 2015 in her home.She was born October 14, 1932 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Ralph B. and Bertha Anderson Scott.She graduated from Waynesburg College in 1954 and taught four years in the Willoughby-Eastlake School System in Ohio. She earned a Master's Degree in library science degree from Case Western Reserve University...
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John W. McCall

December 5, 1938 - July 22, 2015

John W. McCall age 76 of Waynesburg died Wednesday, July 22, 2015 in the Golden Living Center in Waynesburg.He was born December 5, 1938 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Charles and Fehr Steinbaugh McCall.He was a 1962 graduate of Waynesburg College.John worked as a sales representative for several businesses including the Kendall Company in Chicago.He returned to Waynesburg in 1970's and was...
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Christopher N. Garetson

December 19, 1970 - July 19, 2015

Christopher N. Garetson, age 44 of Waynesburg passed away Sunday, July 19, 2015 in the Washington Hospital. He was born December 19, 1970 in Naples, Florida, a son of the late Thomas and Sareta Campbell Garetson.On May 23, 2003, he married Hiedi Belford Garetson, who survives.Mr. Garetson worked as a supervisor for Perryman Company in Houston.He was a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 461 in...
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Donnie P. Shaw

August 15, 1925 - July 12, 2015

Donnie P. Shaw, 89 of Waynesburg, died Sunday, July 12, 2015 at home. She was born August 15, 1925 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Jacob F. and Mary Alice Cain. Mrs. Shaw was a homemaker and at one time worked at the former G.C. Murphy Store in Waynesburg. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Waynesburg. On November 10, 1945 she married, Clarence J. Shaw, who died March 24,...
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Rita C. Boling

February 22, 1918 - July 4, 2015

Rita C. Boling, 97 of Waynesburg died Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Evergreen Assisted Living, Waynesburg.She was born February 22, 1918 in Herminie, Westmoreland County, a daughter of the late Thomas and Margaret O'Neil Greeley.Mrs. Boling was a 1935 graduate of Cecil High School.She had worked at a young age at the company store and then worked from 1964 to 1980 for J.G. Horne's in Pittsburgh.Mrs....
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Margaret Louise Beglin

November 20, 1929 - May 28, 2015

Margaret L. "Marge" Beglin age 85 of Waynesburg died Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Evergreen Assisted Living in Washington.She was born November 20, 1929 in Fredericktown, a daughter of the late John and Louise Zenvanic Bailey.On March 26, 1948 she married Blair T. Beglin, who died September 18, 2012.Mrs. Beglin was employed by Greene County Children and Youth Services. She had served on the Board...
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Dorothy K. McDonald

May 18, 1925 - May 25, 2015

Dorothy Kiger McDonald age 90 of Waynesburg died Monday, May 25, 2015 in Southwest Regional Medical Center after a lengthy illness.She was born May 18, 1925 in Waynesburg a daughter of the late Lindsey and Ocie Kiger.She was a graduate of Waynesburg High School.On May 25, 1946 she married David A. McDonald, who died September 22, 1996.Mrs. McDonald was a lifetime resident of Waynesburg where she...
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Gary King Christopher

October 13, 1942 - May 22, 2015

Gary King Christopher, 72 of Carmichaels, died Friday, May 22, 2015 in his home surrounded by his family. Since age 60, he suffered from a rare degenerative neurological disease called Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, or PSP, for which there are no treatments.He was born October 13, 1942 in Carmichaels (Khedive), son of the late Kermit Ray and Mary O'Neal Christopher.Gary lived his entire life in...
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David Lysle Wermlinger

February 27, 1922 - May 19, 2015

David Lysle Wermlinger age 93 of McMurray, formerly of Waynesburg, died Tuesday, May 19, 2015 in McMurray Hills Manor.He was born February 27, 1922 in Dravosburg, a son of the late David A. and Ruth Boyd Wermlinger.Mr. Wermlinger was a veteran of World War II. He served as a motor machinist's mate in the U.S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Harold C. Thomas.He was a graduate of Waynesburg College.On...
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Marjorie Bedsworth Morgan

December 24, 1925 - May 18, 2015

Marjorie Bedsworth Morgan age 89 of Hobe Sound, FL, formerly of Waynesburg, died Monday, May 18, 2105 in Pine Grove Manor Assisted Living in Hobe Sound, FL.She was born December 24, 1925 in Bentleyville, a daughter of the late Stanley and Martha Hackett Bedsworth.Her husband, David D.. Morgan died June 18, 1993.Mrs. Morgan was a homemaker. A former resident of Waynesburg, she had lived in...
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Frances A. Bowman

July 26, 1957 - May 13, 2015

Frances A. Bowman age 57 of Waynesburg went to be with the Lord Wednesday, May 13, 2015 in Southwest Regional Medical Center.She was born July 26, 1957 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Russell M. Bowman and Ellav J. Clark Bowman.She was a graduate of Mapletown High School and Shiloh Bible College in Washington.Prior to her illness Ms. Bowman was employed as a maintenance worker for West...
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Elizabeth E. Lohr

July 21, 1948 - May 11, 2015

Elizabeth Edith Painter Lohr, 66 of Mount Morris, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on May 11, 2015 in her home with her loving family at her side after a year and a half long battle with cancer.She was born in Clarksburg, WV on July 21, 1948, the eldest daughter of Edith J. Mosier of Camden, SC and the late Clifford H. Painter. Elizabeth attended Escambia High School in Pensacola...
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Michael Duane Maley

August 17, 1955 - April 27, 2015

Michael Duane Maley age 59 of Jefferson passed away on Monday, April 27, 2015 in Kentucky, following a traffic accident.He was born August 17, 1955 in Waynesburg, the son of Kelso Jr. "Ron" and Eva Mae Shoup Maley of Waynesburg.Mr. Maley graduated from Waynesburg High School in 1973.He was employed as a surveyor for United Construction Inc. in Indiana. He also worked for Hartmann Associates Inc....
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Cassandra Sue Areford

October 23, 2001 - April 25, 2015

Cassandra Sue Areford age 13 of Spraggs died Saturday, April 25, 2015 at her home.She was born October 23, 2001 in Washington a daughter of Tommy J. Areford (Judy Bane) of Waynesburg and Connie Sue Cassidy Patterson (Jeremy) of Spraggs.Miss Areford was a 7th grade student at Margaret Bell Miller Middle School in Waynesburg.She loved animals and music. Her hobbies were art and yoga.Surviving in...
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Marshall Howard Hoyle

May 25, 1951 - April 14, 2015

Marshall Howard Hoyle age 63 of Waynesburg died Tuesday, April 14, 2015 in his home.He was born May 25, 1951 in Franklin Township, Greene County, a son of Nora E. Balsinger Hoyle of Waynesburg, who survives and the late George Edward Hoyle.He was a 1971 graduate of Waynesburg Central High School.Mr. Hoyle worked as a coal miner at Emerald Mine in Waynesburg since 2003. He previously worked at...
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Jodi Nadine Sealy

September 4, 1962 - April 11, 2015

Jodi N. Sealy age 52 of Spraggs died Saturday, April 11, 2015 in her home.She was born September 4, 1962 in Portsmouth, Virginia, a daughter of A. Jean Kerns Renner of Spraggs, who survives, and the late Phillip George Renner Sr.Mrs. Sealy graduated from California University of Pennsylvania with a master's degree in speech pathology and audiology. She worked as a speech pathologist at Uniontown...
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Carol L. Randolph

July 27, 1938 - April 3, 2015

Carol L. Randolph was born July 27, 1938 in Elm Grove, W.Va., a daughter of the late Harold and Cosette Bone.She married James D. Randolph in 1959 and was graduated with honors from West Virginia University in 1960.She served as choir director at the First Presbyterian Church of Waynesburg where she led as many as 6 choirs. She performed many folk music programs with her husband and sometimes...
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Judith A. Lechowicz

January 27, 1952 - March 22, 2015

Judith A. Lechowicz age 63 of Waynesburg died Sunday, March 22, 2015 in the Golden Living Center in Waynesburg.She was born January 27, 1952 in Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late Henry and Mary Kupizco Lechowicz.Miss Lechowicz was a former resident of Long Island, NY and had resided in Waynesburg for the past 16 years.Surviving are her sister, Donna (Tom) Dorazio of Waynesburg with whom she made...
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Rose M. Areford

April 10, 1957 - March 13, 2015

Rose M. Areford age 57 of Morgantown, died Friday, March 13, 2015 in Ruby Memorial Hospital.She was born April 10, 1957 in Morgantown, a daughter of the late Vinson Walter Blagg and Juanita Allen Blagg.She is survived by her husband, John C. Areford of Morgantown, whom she married on March 21, 1983; a son, Brian Areford of Pittsburgh, PA; two sisters, Brenda "Benny" Baldwin Blagg of Odessa, Texas...
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Richard L. Grimes

July 27, 1934 - March 13, 2015

Richard L. Grimes age 80 of Waynesburg died Friday, March 13, 2015 in Southwest Regional Medical Center in Waynesburg following a lengthy illness.He was born July 27, 1934 in Morgan Township, Greene County, a son of the late Ernest E. and Ethel Dennison Grimes.On February 6, 1954 he married Wahneita Thomas Grimes, who survives.Mr. Grimes retired from the Jefferson ''' Morgan School District where...
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Donald E. Patterson

January 6, 1935 - March 6, 2015

Donald E. (Duck) Patterson, 80, of Waynesburg, PA passed away on Friday, March 6, 2015 in his home. Born January 6, 1935 he was the son of the late W. Earl Patterson and Clara Marie Smalley. Mr. Patterson was raised in part by his grandparents, Clark and Metta Smalley, and his stepmother Meryl Jennings Patterson. He served in the United States Coast Guard from 1954 to 1958 as an airplane...
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Maria D. Lacey

October 18, 1911 - March 3, 2015

Maria D. Lacey age 103 of Washington died Tuesday, March 3, 2015 in Southmont of Presbyterian Senior Care in Washington, where she received excellent care to the end.She was born October 18, 1911 in Pittsburgh, a daughter of Jim and Mary Rose Graziano Armaro.Her husband Bernard E. Lacey died October 14, 1984.Mrs. Lacey resided several places during her lifetime, including Pittsburgh, Philadelphia...
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Charles R. Huffman

January 29, 1924 - March 2, 2015

Charles R. Huffman M.D. age 91 died Monday, March 2, 2015 at his residence in Waynesburg.He was born January 29, 1924 in Waynesburg, a son of the late G. Conrad Huffman Sr. and Blake Blair Huffman.Dr. Huffman attended Waynesburg Schools and Waynesburg College. In 1951 he graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He interned at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh. During his medical...
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Willis A. Wright

August 17, 1930 - February 26, 2015

Willis A. Wright age 84 of Waynesburg died Thursday, February 26, 2015 in Evergreen Assisted Living in Waynesburg following a lengthy illness.He was born August 17, 1930 in Richhill Township, a son of the late Lon and Bernnie Harvey Wright.He was a graduate of Richhill Township High School.On March 15, 1952 he married JoAnn Smith Wright who survives.Mr. Wright was employed by the A& P Store...
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Marjorie L. Walls

May 12, 1932 - February 19, 2015

Marjorie L. Walls, age 82 of Waynesburg passed away, Thursday, February 19, 2015, at Monongalia General Hospital in Morgantown, surrounded by her family. She was born May 12, 1932, in Brock, PA, a daughter of the late Gernie and Faye Brock Kiger. On April 24, 1948, she married Dale Walls and together they enjoyed spending time with their family, working and square dancing. Dale passed away...
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Jack L. Adamson

January 23, 1934 - February 18, 2015

Jack L. Adamson age 81 of Waynesburg passed away peacefully in his home on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.He was born January 23, 1934 in Greene County, a son of the late Ora and Flossie Acklin Adamson.On July 18, 1970 he married Judith Allen Adamson who survives.Mr. Adamson worked for Consolidation Coal Co. as a coal preparations plant superintendent for many years. He retired in 1992.He served in...
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Orville George Herrod

October 11, 1934 - February 13, 2015

Orville "Dick" Herrod, age 80, of Waynesburg, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, February 13, 2015. He was born on October 11, 1934 in Washington Township, Greene County, a son of the late Porter and Marie Miller Herrod.A loving and dedicated Husband of 53 years, he married Mary Louise Lantz on May 22, 1961.Receiving the National Defense Service Medal for his service in the Marine Corps...
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Alexa Grace Pester

February 10, 2015

Alexa Grace Pester the infant daughter of Debbie and Alex Pester of Sycamore was born into heaven Tuesday, February 10, 2015 in Washington Hospital. She was 6 pounds 11 oz. and 21 ½ inches long.She is much loved by her siblings, Kaitlyn, Kyle, Aiden, and Eva; and her grandparents Patricia and George Pester of Waynesburg. Alexa looks just like Kaitlyn, only with Aiden's nose. Her feet are so...
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Anna L. Tharp

April 16, 1927 - February 8, 2015

Anna L. Tharp age 87 of Brooklyn, Ohio, formerly of Waynesburg died Sunday, February 8, 2015 in Metrohealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio.She was born April 16, 1927 in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late George William Cross and Isa Minnie Roupe Cross.She was married to Orville Tharp who died March 3, 1999.Mrs. Tharp had worked as a waitress at the Union Restaurant and Myrtle's Town House in...
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Betty Jean Duvall

January 20, 1927 - February 1, 2015

Betty Jean Duvall age 88 of Jefferson, formerly of Rosemont, West Virginia, died Sunday, February 1, 1015 in Southmont of Presbyterian Senior Care in Washington.She was born January 20, 1927 in Clarksburg, WV, a daughter of the late William Columbus Coffman and Verdie Swiger Coffman.Her first husband, Charles Edward Gall is deceased. Her second husband, Middleton Ervin Duvall is also deceased...
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Byron J. Sumrall

May 24, 1917 - January 24, 2015

Byron J. (Slim) Sumrall age 97 of Waynesburg, formerly of Greensburg, died Saturday, January 24, 2015 in the home of his daughter in Waynesburg.Slim was born May 24, 1917 in Sumrall, MS, a son of Adolph and Audrey Sumrall. He was a twin and the last surviving member of 10 brothers and sisters.During the depression Slim joined the CCC’s and arrived in Uniontown, much to his surprise and...
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Kristy L. Kramer

April 20, 1962 - January 16, 2015

Kristy L. Kramer age 52 of Middletown died Friday, January 16, 2015 in a traffic accident in Fallowfield Township, Washington County. Her husband, Frank Kramer and daughter, Taylor Kramer also died in the accident.She was born April 20, 1962 in Waynesburg, a daughter of Leah Ann Martin Ratulowski and the late R. Terry Murdock.She was a 1984 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a...
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Frank D. Kramer

September 11, 1957 - January 16, 2015

Frank D. Kramer age 57 of Middletown died Friday, January 16, 2015 in a traffic accident in on Interstate 70 Fallowfield Township, Washington County. His wife Kristy Murdock Kramer and daughter, Taylor Kramer also died in the accident.He was born September 11, 1957 in Washington a son of Frank and Donna Sims Kramer of Canonsburg who survive.He was a 1975 graduate of Canon MacMillan High School.On...
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Paul Bodkin Fleckenstein

December 10, 1932 - January 9, 2015

Paul B.Flecksnstein age 82, of Pittsburgh, on Friday, January 9, 2015. Husband of the late Patricia Hoge Fleckenstein, father of Barbara Braun of Castle Shannon, Michael Fleckenstein of Brentwood, Larry Fleckenstein of Brentwood, and the late Daniel Fleckenstein; also 11 grandchildren. A bessing service in in Behm Funeral Home 182 West High St., Waynesburg 11:00 a.m. Tuesday January 13, 2015...
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Estella Mae Morris

February 23, 1922 - January 8, 2015

Estella Mae Morris age 92 of Sycamore died Thursday, January 8, 2015 in her home.She was born February 23, 1922, in Washington County, a daughter of the late Henry and Inez Ullom Robison.On December 5, 1952 she married James Albert Morris Sr., who died April 26, 1992.Mrs. Morris was a homemaker and had also worked as a baby sitter and caretaker. She resided most of her life in Greene County and...
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Joseph R. Scattaregia

August 2, 1918 - December 30, 2014

Joseph R. Scattaregia age 96 of Ruff Creek died Tuesday December 30, 2014 in the Washington Hospital.He was born August 2, 1918 in Carnegie, a son of the late Pasquale and Domenica Miraglia Scattaregia.His wife, Alyce S. Scattaregia died December 7, 1985.Mr. Scattaregia was a retired salesman for Ryerson Steel in Carnegie. He resided in Ruff Creek since 1976.He was an avid Steelers fan and loved...
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Carl J. Nasiatka

June 10, 1931 - December 19, 2014

Carl J. Nasiatka, age 83, of Twinsburg, OH passed away Friday, December 19, 2014. Husband of JoAnn (nee McClure) Nasiatka; step father of Robert (Tina) Harris and Rick (Debbie) Harris; step-grandfather of seven and step-great-grandfather of 9; brother of Thomas (Lorraine) Nasiatka and the late Frances (Andrew) Kovach, Sophia (James) Aliucci, Julia (Robert) Novak, Stanley (Rose) Nasiatka, Edward ...
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Thomas Lee Burgess

March 12, 1947 - November 26, 2014

Thomas L. "Buckeye" Burgess age 67 of Waynesburg died Wednesday, November 26, 2014 in the Golden Living Center in Waynesburg.He was born March 12, 1947 in Glen Dale, West Virginia, a son of the late Thomas J. and Jane Hill Burgess.He was a 1967 graduate of Carmichaels High School.Mr. Burgess resided most of his life in Waynesburg where he operated an auto body shop.He enjoyed fishing.Surviving...
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