•Leanna Essinger, 35, of Savannah Road, New Castle, died May 22, 2009 in Shenango Township. Arrangements are by the William F. and Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Ave. On-line condolences can be sent to: www.williamrogerdecarbo.com.
•Homer C. Pifer, 89, of 5849 Library Road, Bethel Park, formerly of Ellwood City, died May 21, 2009, in Meadowcrest Nursing Center. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., May 25, 2009, at the Turner Funeral Home of Ellwood City, 500 Sixth St., Ellwood City. Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. May 26, 2009, at the funeral home.
Published on  May 23, 2009