Terry A. Cunningham Funeral Home
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Beverly Joyce Stanley, 76, of Bessemer passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at her home in Bessemer. She was born in New Castle on Nov. 24, 1942, daughter of Ralph and Catherine Anderson Book. She married Terry Stanley on March 11, 1962, years...
Jennie Gadzia, 100, a former resident of Edinburg, passed away the morning of March 13, 2019, at the Golden Hill Nursing Home.
She was born in what is now Hillsville on May 2, 1918, a daughter of John and Anna Nocera Calabrese.
Jennie grew up in...
Judith L. Kohler, 74, of Poland, Ohio, passed away Feb. 11, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital.
Judy was born in Youngstown, Ohio, on Jan. 18, 1945, a daughter of the late Roy G. and Clara Irene Cox Crawford.
She attended and graduated...
James Lowell Weller, 74, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 26, 2019, at his residence in North Beaver Township. He was born in New Castle on Aug. 28, 1944, son of the late Floyd and Juva Ann Reed Weller.
Everyone called him "Lowell."
Longtime Bessemer resident June McFate, 89, longtime resident of Bessemer, passed away Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at Masternick Memorial Care Center.
June was born in Bessemer on Nov. 18, 1929, a daughter of the late Warren and Mabel Barnes...
Steven Lyle Kroesen passed away at his residence on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. He was 50 years old.
Steven was born in New Castle on Aug. 14, 1968. He was a son of Lyle and Audrey Beckman Kroesen.
He was a member of the 1987 graduating class of...
Helen Mitchell, 96, of Mount Jackson passed away quietly Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2019, at the Edison Manor Care facility, surrounded by her family.
Helen was born Feb. 23, 1922, in Carnegie, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Joseph and Victoria...
Larry Allen Walters Sr., 80, of Petersburg, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at the Three Rivers Hospice Center in New Castle.
Larry was born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, on Jan. 17, 1939. He was the adopted son of the late Charles and...
Samuel Reese, 72, of New Galilee passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019.
He was known by his friends and family as Mark and was born Nov. 27, 1946, in New Castle.
He graduated from Neshannock High School in 1964 and attended Youngstown State...
Dorothy A. Baker, 83. passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, at the Haven Convalescent Home in New Castle.
Dorothy was born in Hillsville on July 2, 1935, a daughter of the late John and Anna Nocera Calabrese.
Dorothy was a class of 1954 graduate...
As a sojourner on this earth, Beverly Rae Whalen Witherspoon reached her final destination with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Dec. 28, 2018.
Born Nov. 24, 1939, in San Francisco, California, to the late Raymond and Ethel Miller Whalen, Beverly...
Kevin Charles Hoffman, 64 of Enon Valley, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic of complications. He was born in New Castle on June 19, 1954, the eldest son of the late Charles N. and Eleanor J. Pitts Hoffman.
Kevin spent his...
Martin H. Blissmer, 74, of North Beaver Township passed away the evening of Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at his residence.
Martin was born in Gary, Indiana, on Dec. 6, 1944, a son of the late Fred and Victoria Binkowski Blissmer.
Suzanne E. Phillips, 59 of New Springfield, Ohio passed away Nov. 21, 2018, at the ICU unit of St Elizabeth Boardman Campus.
Sue was born in Youngstown, Ohio, Feb. 13, 1959, daughter of Timothy and Olive McConnell Sheehan.
Sue was a class of '77...
Cheryl Lynn Bennett, 50 of Ooltewah, TN, died on Nov. 21, 2018, in Waterford. She was born in Lisbon, Ohio, on Feb. 28, 1968, daughter to Clifford A. and Janet Wilt Poynter. She was the wife of Frank Bennett, whom she married Nov.1, 2013.
Margot L. Keane, 80, passed away the evening of Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at Select Specialty Hospital in Boardman, Ohio.
She was born on April 12, 1938, in New Castle, daughter of the late James E. and Marjorie Nord Keane.
She will be laid to...
Margot L. Keane, 80, passed away Nov. 11, 2018, at Select Specialty Hospital in Boardman, Ohio.
She was born April 12, 1938, in New Castle, daughter of James E and Marjorie Nord Keane.
Burial: Castle View Memorial Gardens.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at St. Paul the Apostle Church in New Middletown for Justine M. Ohlin, 98, who passed away on Nov. 1, 2018.
Justine was born on May 15, 1920, near Venice, Italy, the...
Mr. Joseph Thomas Colyer, 67, a lifelong New Castle resident passed away in the early hours of Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at the VNA Hospice Center in Butler. Joseph was born in New Castle on Feb. 17, 1951, son of the late Charles T. and Philomena...
Jodi Ann Leist McKenna, 35, of New Castle passed away at her home on Oct. 10, 2018, after an extended illness.
Jodi was born on Feb. 14, 1983, the daughter of Fred and Nancy McKenna. She was a 2001 graduate of Mohawk High School and was previously...
Norma J. (Donnelly) Wargo, 81, of West Pittsburg passed away at UPMC Jameson on the evening of Oct. 4, 2018.
Born in New Castle, Norma was a daughter of the late Arthur J. and Blanche E. Moore Donnelly.
She attended and graduated from New Castle...
Jeffery Glenn Elicker, 65, born Feb. 21, 1953, died May 27, 2018.
Jeff's siblings are scheduling a service for their brother to be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Terry A. Cunningham Funeral Home, 203 Oak St., Bessemer.
Family will receive friends...
Deborah D. Milliron, 64, of North Beaver Township passed away at her residence on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.
Deborah was born in Columbus, Georgia, on Dec. 21, 1953, a daughter of Charles Best and Betty J. Guthrie Kuhn.
She was the wife of Gary...
Larry Wagner, 49, of New Middletown, Ohio, passed away at 6 p.m. Sept. 16, 2018, after a long, hard battle with lung cancer.
Larry was born on Jan. 5, 1969, in Youngstown, Ohio. He was the son of Judy Swartz Wagner.
Larry was employed as a welder...
Jack Creech, 64, formerly North Beaver Township, passed away on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, in Yuma, Arizona, from respiratory complications.
Jack was born in Olive Hill, Kentucky, a son of the late Harrison and Amy Wagoner Creech. Jack moved to...