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...
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."
Rhonda Lynne Stone Wagner, 65, of New Wilmington passed away at UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019.
She was born May 19, 1953, in St. Paul, Minnesota, to Robert G. Stone and Helen Scheaffer Stone.
She married Lee A....
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....
Lucy A. Tranquillo, 96, of New Castle passed in the early morning hours of Feb. 13, 2019, at Golden Hill Nursing Home.
Lucy was born Feb. 25, 1922, in New Castle to the late Charles and Stella D. Gray Padula.
She graduated in 1940 from New...
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...
Dominic James Tayek was stillborn Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio, but his light will forever burn brightly in the hearts of his parents, Douglas and Andrea Tayek and all his family and friends.
From the moment his...
Deron R. Tanner, 52, of 616 Hunter Lane, New Castle passed away the afternoon of Feb. 1, 2019, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. He was born on Nov. 5, 1966, in New Castle. He was the son of the late Robert G. Tanner, who preceded him in death on...
Wallace Raymond Symons Sr., 97, beloved husband of 76 years to the late Elizabeth Jean (nee Rice); beloved father of Wallace Raymond Jr. (Sandy), Gary R. (Jeanne), Richard C. (Karol) and the late Daniel; grandfather of seven; great-grandfather of...
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...
Betty Jane Stuckey, 87, formerly of Wampum, passed away the afternoon of Feb. 14, 2019, at the Salem North Health Care Center in Salem, Ohio.
Born in New Castle on June 9, 1931, Betty was a daughter of the late Charles and Fredrica Petrie Martin....
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...
John F. Skiba, 79, of 1240 Old State Road, New Castle, passed away the morning of Feb. 4, 2019, at home with his family by his side.
John was born May 20, 1939, in New Castle. He was the son of the late Andrew and Josephine Gorgacz Skiba.
Donald C. Sipe Jr., 72, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at Golden Hill Nursing Home.
Born Feb. 8, 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...
Matteo Gerald Simari, 83, of Hillsville passed away the evening of Feb. 19, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Born on Sept. 23, 1935, in Hillsville, he was a son of the late Rocco and Grace Arena Simari.
On Nov. 4, 1961, he married his beloved...
Angeline Santo, 84, of West Garfield Avenue, New Castle, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital in New Castle.
Born Jan. 16, 1935, in New Castle, she was a daughter of the late Rocco and Virginia (Frank) Fazio. She was married to...
Henry "Hank" D. Robson of Findley Township, Mercer, passed away on Tuesday afternoon Feb. 5, 2019, in UPMC Jameson, New Castle. He was 95. He was born in Jackson Center on Oct. 7, 1923, to James and Hannah Parker (Webb) Robson. He married Shirley...
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....
Florence M. (Cookie) Rice, 75, of West Pittsburg, passed away the afternoon of Feb. 9, 2019, at UPMC Jameson. Born in New Castle on Sept. 2, 1943, Florence was the daughter of Albert P. Sr. and Josephine Macchiarelli Dudich. Surviving at home is...
Joseph M. Pupinak, 54, of Hillsville passed away unexpectedly of natural causes Tuesday morning, Feb. 5, 2019, at his residence.
Joe was born Feb. 5, 1965, in New Castle, to the late Frank and Evalyn (Poliwka) Pupinak.
A lifelong area resident,...
Stanley A. Presnar, 69, of New Castle passed away the afternoon of Feb. 4, 2019, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital with his wife and son by his side.
Born July 11, 1949, in New Castle, he was the son of the late John P. and Mary Virginia Marks...
Tina M. Pounds, 45, of Stacie Lane, Edinburg, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at her home.
She was born June 23, 1973, in New Castle, a daughter of Donna (Cook) Pounds and the late Antonio DeMatteo.
Miss Pounds worked at Keystone Windows and ran a...
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...
Hazel A. Pennington, 88, of West Middlesex, passed away the morning of Feb. 2, 2019, at Quality of Life Services of Mercer. Born on June 13, 1930, in Butler, she was the daughter of the late George and Pearl Alice Fleeger Elliott. On Nov. 11,...
Jeffrey David Paymar, 76, of New Castle passed away at UPMC Presbyterian on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019.
Jeff graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Advertising and Romance Languages. From the university, he joined the Navy as a...