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William C. Kerr, 70, of Ellwood City passed away Feb. 16, 2019, at his residence.
Born Feb. 16, 1949, in New Castle, he was the son of Loyal E. and Anna Mae (McCandless) Kerr.
A 1967 graduate of Laurel High School, he served his country in the...
James "Hap" Wesley Stock, 92, of New Castle passed away the evening of Feb. 17, 2019, at the Haven Convalescent Home.
Born on Aug. 17, 1926, in New Castle, he was the son of William and Mary (Dennis) Stock. On May 2, 1947, he married his beloved...
Nancy M. Stunkard, age 84, of New Castle, passed away Feb. 13, 2019, at UPMC Jameson. Born on Aug. 17, 1934, in New Castle, she was the daughter of Ira D. and Bertha (TravIs) Walters. Nancy was preceded in death on Oct. 17, 2016, by her husband of...
Robert W. Wischerman Sr., 79, of New Castle died Feb. 14, 2019.
He was an Air Force veteran and CSX truck driver.
There are no services.
Arrangements entrusted to R. Cunningham Funeral Home.
Betty McFarland, 85, of New Castle passed away the morning of Feb. 14, 2019, at Quality Life Services in New Castle.
Born July 26, 1933, in Butler, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Dennis and Eva (Cox) Peterman.
She married her beloved...
Donna J. Petrella, 58, of New Castle passed away at home after battling a long illness.
Donna was born on July 16, 1960, in New Castle to the late Joseph and Anne Devincentis Petrella.
Ms. Petrella is survived by her loving sister, Brenda...
Athena G. Liberatore, 85, of New Castle passed away the morning of Feb. 11, 2019, at Avalon Place in New Castle.
Born April 1, 1933, in New Castle, she was a daughter of the late George and Stavroula (Papadakos) Giacumakis.
She was married to...
Edward L. VanDusen, 93, formerly of New Castle, passed away on the morning of Jan. 20, 2019, at home in Cleveland, Ohio.
Born July 9, 1925, he was a son of the late Edward H. and Julia (Daugherty) VanDusen.
On Aug. 27, 1947, he married Jane K....
Alan D. Kumrow, 59, formerly of West Pittsburg, passed away Jan. 21, 2019, at Peninsula Care and Rehabilitation Center in Tarpon Springs, Florida.
Born Oct. 9, 1959, in New Castle, he was the son of Carl H. and Betty B. (Regan) Kumrow.
Carol A. Brightshue, age 72, of New Castle, passed away the morning of Feb. 8, 2019, at Quality of Life Services - New Castle. Born on Jan. 3, 1947, in New Castle, she was the daughter of George and Elizabeth (Thompson) Woods. Mrs. Brightshue...
Charles Cossentino, 94, of Port St. Lucie, Florida, died Jan. 30, 2019.
He was preceded by his wife, Teresa.
He was an Army veteran.
Private service were held at R. Cunningham Funeral Home.
Thomas H. Kysor, 95, of Union City, Pa., passed away on Feb. 4, 2019, at Erie Medical Center in Erie, Pa.
Born Sept. 29, 1923, in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, he was the son of Olls James and Hattie (Holbert) Kysor. He married Mary (Koprivnak) Kysor on...
Samuel W. Fray, 74, passed away the morning of Feb. 4, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Born Aug. 26, 1944, in New Castle, he was the son of the late Samuel W. Fray Sr. and Louise (Delin) Fray.
Surviving is his wife of 51 years, Susan (Bruner)...
Delores A. Temple, 81, of Neshannock Township passed away the morning of Feb. 4, 2019, at her residence.
Born Feb. 10, 1937, in New Castle, she was the daughter of James and Angeline (Manos) Kolunie.
She was preceded in death on Jan. 2, 2008, by...
Michael T. Moses, 66, of New Castle passed away the morning of Feb. 2, 2019, at Jameson Care Center.
Born May 1, 1952, in New Kensington, Pa., he was the son of Edward Moses Sr. and Joan (George) Moses.
Michael attended the Western Pennsylvania...
Helen Louise Middendorf, 98, of New Castle peacefully went to be with her Lord on Feb. 1, 2019, after a beautiful life of service.
She was born in Franklin, Pennsylvania, on Sept. 23, 1920, to Leonard and Ruth Seaton Hovis.
Helen Louise grew up...
Ernest R. McHattie, 79, of New Castle passed away the afternoon of Jan. 30, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Born March 25, 1939, in New Castle, he was a son of Norman and Leona (Shalenberger) McHattie.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 60...
Marjorie M. Finley, 89, of New Castle, passed away the morning of January 30, 2019.
Born May 7, 1929 in New Castle, she was the daughter of William and Grace (McGary) Mockel.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George O. Finley, whom she...
William Clair Houk, 92, stepped into the arms of Jesus on Jan. 27, 2019.
He was born Feb. 8, 1926, in New Castle to Oris and Gertrude (Gibson) Houk.
He was married to Lorene Heckathorn Houk for 65 years. They raised four children together Dave,...
Gladys I. Ayers, 96, of New Castle, passed away the afternoon of Jan. 27, 2019, at Jameson Care Center.
Born Sept. 13, 1922, in New Castle, she was a daughter of Lewis and Elsie (Conner) Reed.
She was preceded in death in 1990, by her husband,...
Carole Elizabeth Lang, 78, of North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania passed away suddenly on Jan. 27, 2019, at Forbes Hospital in Monroeville, Pennsylvania.
Born July 22, 1940, in Youngstown Ohio, she was a daughter of James and Georgia (Lookabaugh)...
Eva Audrey Mills, 96, died peacefully on the evening of Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at Carriage Manor.
Born to the late Philip and Belva Bridenbaugh on Aug. 8, 1922, Audrey grew up in New Castle and attended New Castle High School, where her father,...
Theodore J. Forsey, 92, of Neshannock Township passed away the night of Jan. 19, 2019, at Paramount Senior Living at Cranberry.
Born June 20, 1926, in Youngstown, Ohio, he was the son of Edwin and Elsa (Hedwall) Forsey.
He was preceded in death...
Mary E. Mitchell, 79, of Union Township passed away the evening of Jan. 19, 2019, at her residence.
Born July 22, 1939, in New Castle, she was the daughter of John and Margaret (Clements) Book.
She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Carl R....