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...
Theresa M. LaRosa, 101-year-old Grove, Oklahoma, resident, passed away Monday, Jan. 21, 2019.
Theresa was born in Sturges, Michigan, on April 23, 1917, to Frank and Mary Albano.
Theresa grew up very poor and although she never had much, she...
Pearl J. Rizzo, 70, of Neshannock Township, formerly of Maitland Street, passed away the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at Avalon Place.
Born on Feb. 2, 1948, in New Castle, she was a daughter of the late Cosimo L. and Viola Rozzi Rizzo....
Bonnie L. Zook, 72, of New Castle passed away the afternoon of Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Born in New Castle on May 15, 1946, Bonnie was a daughter of Wendell and Marjorie Knight Buchanan. Her father preceded her in death...
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...
Donald C. Sipe Jr., 72, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at Golden Hill Nursing Home.
Born Feb. 3, 1946, in Rome, N.Y., to the late Donald C. and Inez Emery Sipe Sr.
He served two tours in Vietnam in the Marine Corps.
He worked for PennDot for...
Donald F. "Speed" Halfhill, 71, of Green Lane, Edinburg, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at his home in Edinburg.
He was born in Ellwood City on Aug. 15, 1947, a son of the late Walter McCracken and Marguarte (Bookamer) McCracken. He was adopted and...
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....
Donna Lee Myers, 77, formerly of New Castle, passed away on Jan. 17, 2019, in Tucker, Ga.
Born on Oct. 31, 1941, in Rossiter, Pa., she was the daughter of the late William and Dorothy Bair Myers.
Donna had worked at Slippery Rock University as...
Robert Leroy Moss, 81, of Neshannock Township passed away the afternoon of Jan. 20, 2019, at Quality Life Services of New Castle.
Born on Feb. 9, 1937, in Willow Grove, Pa., Robert was the son of the late Robert and Grace Stevenson Moss.
Leslie J. Gatts, 55, of McKees Rocks, Pa., passed away the evening of Jan. 18, 2019, at Allegheny General Hospital.
Born on June 28, 1963, she was the daughter of the late Peter Dragan and her mother, Saundra Dempster, who survives.
William E. Goodpastor, M.D., 70, of Sharon, passed away at the Cleveland Clinic on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, after an extended illness. Bill was born in Pittsburgh and raised in New Castle.
After completing his psychiatric residency at the...
Betty J. Dilks, 94, of Girard, Ohio, passed away the morning of Jan. 19, 2019, at her residence. Born on Nov. 27, 1924, in New Castle, she was the daughter of Alvey and Mary (Black) Glitch. She married her husband of 70 years, Lin E. Dilks, on...
Robert A. Blazak, 98, of New Castle passed away the morning of Jan. 19, 2019, at the Avalon Place. Born on June 7, 1920, in New Castle, Robert was the son of the late Valentine and Josephine Belbot Blazak. On Sept. 11, 1946, he married his loving...
John P. Marshall, 48, of Union Township, passed away on Jan. 19, 2019, at the Heritage Valley Health System after a long and courageous battle with ALS. Born in Milton, Florida on Oct. 26, 1970, he was the son of Jack and Joanne Gibson Marshall,...
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...
Deborah Ann Hill, 63, of Connely Boulevard, Sharon, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at Sharon Regional Hospital.
Ms. Hill was born Dec. 29, 1956, in New Castle to the late Willie Arthur McClinton and Eloise Parkdons McClinton.
She was a...
Robert T. Gorgacz Sr., 73, of 1871 Birch Trace Drive, Youngstown, Ohio, passed away the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.
Robert was born on July 4, 1945, in New Castle. He was a son of the late Joseph and...
Mary Lou Malinowski, 93, of New Castle passed away the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2019, at her residence.
Born on Oct. 1, 1925, in New Castle, she was a daughter of the late Vito and Gertrude Veri Colello.
On Jan. 11, 1947, she married her...
Eugene I. Barber Jr., 74, of Union Township passed away the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.
Born on March 12, 1944, in New Castle, he was a son of the late Eugene I. Sr. and Olive (Olibe)...
Samuel J. Wellman II, 55, of Shenango Township passed away at his residence the morning of Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019.
Samuel was born on Dec. 3, 1963, in New Castle to the late Samuel J. and Donna Graham Wellman.
He retired from the Army National...
Patricia Vincent, 70, of New Castle passed away the morning of Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at her residence.
Mrs. Vincent was born Oct. 11, 1948, in New Castle, to the late Edward and Dorothy Smith Allison.
Patricia is survived by her husband of...
Wallace "Wally" Cunningham, 89, of New Castle passed away the evening of Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Born June 25, 1929, in New Castle, he was a son to the late John J. and Ivabell (Stickle) Cunningham.
He married Mildred...
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...