Smith Funeral Home - New Wilmington
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Donald W. Potter, 80, of Volant, who was born on July 30, 1938, in New Castle to the late Frances E. McCann and the late Gordon M. Potter, passed away on Sept. 5, 2018, in Farrell.
Donald attended Youngstown State University and graduated from...
Patricia Ann Whitman, 84, of State Route 208, Volant, died the evening of Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at Grove Nursing Home in New Wilmington.
Pat was born in Springville, New York ,on Sept. 23, 1933.
She retired from Westminster College as a...
Ruth Carolyn McNeish, 84, of New Wilmington and recently of Chattanooga, Tennessee, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018.
She was born Oct. 16, 1933, in New Castle to the late Daniel and Jennie Hughes.
Ruth is survived by...
Frank Clyde Davidson, 91, of Avon, Ohio, formerly of Woodland Drive, Pulaski, passed away the evening of Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, at Normandy Care Center in Rocky River, Ohio.
He was born in Walton, New York, to the late Rev. Frank C. and Edith...
The Rev. Arthur A. Fuller, 82, of Canfield, Ohio, formerly of New Wilmington, Pa., passed away at Hospice House in Canfield on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018.
He was born in Houghton, N.Y., on Oct. 20, 1935, to the late Harold and Ruth Young Fuller. ...
Jodi Lynn Beck, 52, of Bethel-New Wilmington Road, New Wilmington, Pa., died on Sunday, Aug 26, 2018, at Sharon Regional Hospital.
Jodi was born in New Castle, Pa., on Dec. 19, 1965, to Gregory Vincent Forconi Jr. and Beverly Ann Forconi Diurba....
Rudolph "Rudy" Bauer Jr., 77, of Pulaski-Mercer Road, New Wilmington, passed away at Countryside Convalescent Home in Mercer on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018.
He was born in Farrell, Pa., on July 7, 1941, to the late Rudolph Bauer Sr. and Helen Bauer...
The Rev. Dr. Harold H. Hinderliter, 90, of New Wilmington, formerly of Ada, Ohio, died on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at UPMC Jameson, New Castle.
He was the son of Delbert and June Johnston Hinderliter and was born on March 5, 1928, in Timblin. On...
Allen T. McGary, 59, of Warren, Pa., died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, after an extended illness.
He was born Dec. 19, 1958, in New Castle, Pa. Allen was the son of the late Albert and Marion Hart McGary.
He was a...
James R. Schell, 82, of Hazelcroft Avenue, New Castle, died on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburg, surrounded by his loved ones.
He was born in New Castle on Nov. 10, 1935, to the late James H. and Ruth E. Mack...
Charles A. Garrett, 84, of Quail Lane, New Wilmington passed away at Avalon Springs in Mercer on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.
He was born in New Wilmington on Aug. 18, 1933, to the late Donald and Irene McCullough Garrett. He married the former Norma...
Joan Tomnay Schooley, 73, of George Washington Road, Volant, Pa., died at Avalon Springs Nursing Home of Mercer on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 2, 2018.
Born in Paisley, Scotland, on July 7, 1945, she was a daughter of the late John and Elizabeth...
Doris Ann McGregor, 85, of Old Pulaski Road, New Wilmington, passed away the afternoon of Monday, July 30, 2018, at Sharon Regional Hospital.
Doris was born in Summerville, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, on Nov. 13, 1932, to the late Merle and...
Peggy Lynn Cox, 65, of Orchard Terrace, New Wilmington, passed away Monday, July 16, 2018, at Avalon Springs of Mercer.
Peggy was born in Jefferson County, Louisville, Kentucky, on Nov. 1, 1952, to the late George Wesley and Irene Williams...
Ruth Evelyn Emig-Shields, 80, of State Route 208, New Wilmington, Pa., died Thursday morning, July 19, 2018, at her residence.
She was born in New Castle, Pa., on Dec. 4, 1937, to the late Stewart V. and Mary Knoll Patton. She married David Paul...
The Rev. Steven F. Miller, 67, died July 17, 2018, at Brighton Rehabilitation Center in Beaver, Pa., following a three-year battle with ALS.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 20, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Smith Funeral Home, 310 W. Neshannock...
James Harry Foreman, 92, of High Hill Road, Pulaski, died the afternoon of Thursday, July 12, 2018, at his residence.
He was born in Farrell on March 13, 1926, to the late James Semple and Elizabeth Stitt Foreman.
He married Shirley Frances...
Thomas Robert Black, 76, of West Garfield Avenue, New Castle, died at his residence the evening of Friday, July 6, 2018.
He was born in New Castle on Oct. 27, 1941, to the late Frederick William and Dorothy Jean Frankenburg Black.
George Hays Luther, 77, of The Grove, New Wilmington, Pa., formerly of Pulaski Road, Pulaski, died at 6:20 a.m. July 6, 2018, at The Grove.
Born in Baltimore, Md., on Jan. 30, 1941, he was the son of the late Edmund and Catherine Slaughter...
Anna Jeanne Weber, 90, of Mercer-West Middlesex Road, West Middlesex, passed away, surrounded by loving family, at her residence on Saturday, July 7, 2018.
She was born on Nov. 10, 1927, in Greenville to the late Richard M. and Bernice Henretty...
Jeffrey J. Jones, 63, of Bedford Road, West Middlesex, Pa., died on Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Cedars- Sinai Hospital in Marina Del Rey, Calif., shortly after returning from Hawaii.
Jeff was born in Sharon, Pa., on Sept. 20, 1954, to the late...
James Robert Wallace, age 95, died on June 15, 2018 at 7:12 p.m. at The Grove in New Wilmington. He was born at home on July 27, 1922, in Pulaski, the son of Alice Mae (Hoskins) and Charles Loren Wallace.
After attending Union High School in New...
Elwood Eugene "Woody" Hurley, 80, of Pulaski Township, Lawrence County, died Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Woody was born in Huntingdon County on June 12, 1937.
He worked at McClain Trucking, Dana Construction and Cade Paving,...
Judith Ann Shelenberger, 80, of Marr Road, Pulaski, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018, at Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh.
She was born in New Castle on June 2, 1938, to the late Michael and Margaret Drish Hermann.
She was married to the late...
Funeral services were held Tuesday for Ilene Hutchison Bower, 93, of New Wilmington, who passed away at the Caring Place in Franklin, Pennsylvania, on Friday, June 1, 2018.
She was born in New Castle on July 1, 1924, to the late Harold Milton and...