Herald death record
This is The Herald's page-one list of obituaries we have published. Names are listed by the day their death was first reported in The Herald. In some cases, only a partial obituary appeared the first day. The actual date of death is in parentheses.
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NOTE: In parts of this this month's list, the date of death has not been added, and a couple days are missing. We apologize for this (it will be updated eventually), and hope this partial information is more valuable than not posting these dates at all.
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Nov. 1, 1996:
John Cilas, 72, of 924 George St. Ext., Sharon. (10-31-96).
Marsha J. Grine, 53, Harrisville. (10-31-96).
John Jackson, 62, of 74 Buhl Court, Sharon. (11-1-96).
Mary Ann Blahut Sharon, 74, of 1729 Morningside St., Pittsburgh. (10-31-96).
Henry F. Shine, 81, of 128 McElhaney Road, Greene Township. (10-30-96).
Barbara L. Thurber, 62, of 347 Hadley Road, Hempfield Township. (10-30-96).
Cecil C. Walters, 81, 29th Street, Parkersburg, W.Va. (10-30-96).
Jerry M. Young, 60, of 53 N. Second St., Greenville. (11-1-96).
Nov. 2, 1996:
Garnet Francis Boyer, 92, of Orchard Manor Nursing Home, Pine Township. (10-31-96).
Pauline Haas Boyer, 81, of Shenango Inn, formerly of Fredonia. (10-31-96).
Luella Daffin, 63, of 125 Ellis Ave., Sharon. (11-1-96).
Helen Mastropietro, 82, of Golden Hill Nursing Home Inc., Bessemer. (11-1-96).
Shirley Ruth Miller, 59, of Mesa, Arizona, formerly of Grove City and Hermitage. (10-10-96).
Nov. 3, 1996:
(appears there were no deaths)
Nov. 4, 1996:
Marda Heck Harshaw, 83, Grove City. (11-2-96).
Ethel Grace Jones, 80, Hempfield Township. (11-3-96).
Jane McCandless, 92, West Middlesex. (10-31-96).
Charles W. Reed Jr., 79, of 620 Liberty St., Grove City. (11-2-96).
William C. States, 70, of 522 Meadow Lane, Slippery Rock. (11-3-96).
Floyd R. Stoyer, 80, of 26 Kremis Road, Delaware Township. (11-4-96).
Inez Marie Settle Wasko, 68, of 3 South Eighth St., Sharpsville. (11-3-96).
Nov. 5, 1996:
Irene C. Burkel, 84, Erie, formerly of Greenville. (11-4-96).
Ruth B. Lally, 81, of 428 Walnut St., Sharpsville. (11-4-96).
John S. Mielcarek, 80, of 184 Williamson Road, Hempfield Township. (11-4-96).
Julia J. Nerone, 88, of 921 S. Ninth St., Sharpsville. (11-4-96).
Dorothy L. Snyder, 75, of 1793 Sandy Lake-Grove City Road, Worth Township. (11-4-96).
Nov. 6, 1996:
Helena Elizabeth Morley, 96, Potomac, Md., formerly of Greenwood Drive, Grove City.
Mary E. McCullough, 95, School Street, Mercer.
William M. Munion, 78, of 280 Meadowbrook Road, Hermitage.
Virginia M. Orange, 58, of 511 Tidball Ave., Grove City.
Joseph F. Peluso, 84, of 4002 Hermitage Hills Blvd., Hermitage.
Nov. 7, 1996:
Howard Ervin ``Bud'' ``Mooney'' Clark, 78, of 167 Irishtown Road, Findley Township. (11-6-96).
Margaret M. Frampton, 78, Hermitage. (11-5-96).
Donald E. Jacobs, 48, of 2806 Lydia Drive, Warren, Ohio. (11-5-96).
Helen Marie McCormick, 76, Pico Riviera, Calif., formerly of Farrell. (11-3-96).
Michael Miklos Jr., 79, of 228 Patt Drive, Farrell. (11-6-96).
Nov. 8 , 1996:
Michael E. Artman, 30, of 32 Wilbur St., Greenville. (11-7-96).
Franklin Z. Fowkes, 53, Grove City, formerly of Butler. (11-7-96).
Charlotte Rachelle Huffman, infant daughter of Wayne L. and Sarah A. Huffman Jr., 49 Stewart Ave., Greenville. (11-5-96).
Robert S. McGarvey, 68, of 206 Kinsman Road, West Salem Township, formerly of 6 Lebanon Ave., Greenville. (11-6-96).
Jean H. McGinty, 72, Lathrop, Mo. (11-4-96).
Margaret L. Kohan, 86, Youngstown, formerly of Shenango Valley. (11-7-96).
Nov. 9, 1996:
Florence Elizabeth Minetti, 82, of 3828 Livingston Road, Jamestown. (11-8-96).
Ira David Nugent, 92, of Shenango Inn Personal Care Residence, Sharon, formerly of Chestnut Street, Wheatland. (11-8-96).
Nov. 10, 1996:
Nick Bart, 76, of 607 New Castle Ave., Sharon. (11-8-96).
Leo DeMay, 81, of 1336 Stevenson Road, Masury. (11-8-96).
Minnie M. Earle, 93, Austintown, Ohio, formerly of Brookfield. (11-9-96).
Joseph Garm, 89, of 945 Stambaugh Ave., Sharon. (11-9-96).
Denette M. Hollander, 25, of 1938 Thomas Road S.E., Hubbard. (11-9-96).
Michael R. Martin, 48, of 511 Beaumont Ave., Masury. (11-8-96).
Letitia Peruzzi, 72, Euclid, Ohio, formerly of Farrell. (11-8-96).
Ruth E. Sturgin, 73, of 1355 District Road, Fairview Township. (10-9-96).
D. Marie Swaney, 82, Hermitage, Tenn., formerly of Lowellville, Ohio. (11-7-96).
Nov. 11, 1996:
Richard L. Ebbert, 76, of 58 Mill St., Sandy Lake. (11-11-96).
Richard J. Geary, 73, of 520 State St., Grove City. (11-10-96).
Glenn Rodgers, 79, New Brighton. (11-8-96).
Clifford J. Schaller, 78, of 117 Schaller Road, Delaware Township. (11-11-96).
Betty A. Styer, 69, of 3695 Buena Vista Drive S.E., Hubbard. (11-9-96).
Nov. 12, 1996:
Patricia A. Callahan, 62, of 525 Lorain St., Sharon. (11-11-96).
Mary Ellen Dempsey, 65, of 52 S. Mercer Ave., Sharpsville.
Bertha A. DuMaire, 82, of 233 Shenango Blvd., Farrell. (11-12-96).
Victor H. Drew, 81, of 553 Patton Road, Lake Township. (11-11-96).
Dennis Paul Evakich, 43, Ross Township, Allegheny County, formerly of Sharon. (11-11-96).
Dudley Johnson, 84, East Lackawannock Township. (11-10-96).
Albert H. Horton, 44, Dallas, W.Va., formerly of Sharon. (11-10-96).
Mary E. Horton, 53, Dallas, W.Va. (11-10-96).
Charles H. Knapp Jr., 49, Jefferson Township. (11-6-96).
Marie E. McGarvey, 83, Hempfield Township. (11-12-96).
James D. McVey, 67, of 3135 Maplewood Drive, South Pymatuning Township. (11-11-96).
Julianna Sipos, 85, Sharon, formerly of Sharpsville. (11-12-96).
Nov. 13, 1996:
Celia Ginsburg, 87, Deerfield Beach, Fla., formerly of Youngstown. (11-11-96).
Mary Ellen Hanahan, 65, of 52 Mercer Ave., Sharpsville.
Anna B. Krutsch, 89, New Wilmington, formerly of Stambaugh Avenue, Sharon. (11-12-96).
Russell A. McCartney, 71, of 4246 Seneca Road, South Pymatuning Township. (11-12-96).
Raymond Zimmer, 83, of 50 N. Crescent Drive, Hermitage, formerly of Strawbridge Avenue, Sharon. (11-13-96).
Nov. 14, 1996:
Fred F. McElroy, 58, of 281 E. Silver St., Sharon. (11-8-96).
Phillip J. Monteneri, 59, Warren, Ohio, formerly of Shenango Valley. (11-12-96).
Elmer Albert ``Barney'' Riley, 73, of 416 Baldwin Ave., Sharon. (11-12-96).
Ralph Lewis Settle, 60, Orange City, Fla., formerly of Mercer County. (11-5-96).
Michael S. Sholtis, 91, Hermitage, formerly of Frampton Road, Shenango Township. (11-13-96).
Helen Sorg, 82, of 331 Marstellar Road, Fairview Township. (11-14-96).
Lena M. Szymanski, 67, Warren, Ohio, formerly of Sharon. (11-12-96).
Nov. 15, 1996:
Joseph L. Barron, 81, Boswell, Pa., formerly of Farrell. (11-13-96).
Florence G. Gilson, 94, Hempfield Township, formerly of Delaware Township. (11-14-96).
Sarah ``Sally'' Gossler, 89, of 663 Spruce Ave., Sharon. (11-15-96).
Andrew Junger, 87, Liberty Township, Trumbull County, formerly of Sharon. (11-13-96).
Rosela E. Patterson, 88, of 135 S. Shenango St., Mercer. (11-14-96).
Bruce B. Romine, 48, Riverside, Calif., formerly of Orangeville. (11-12-96).
Nov. 16, 1996:
Pauline R. Anders, 83, of 632 Kenmore Ave., Warren, Ohio.
Edith Neal Heeter Carr, 86, of 1397 Perry Highway, Springfield Township.
Ruth M. Clark, 58, of 301 Methodist Road, Hempfield Township.
John H. Klein, 78, of 8085 Thompson-Sharpsville Road, Masury.
Donald M. Miller, 81, of 257 Old Perry Highway, Sandy Creek Township.
Mary Sivulich, 89, of 141 Christian Ave., Hubbard, formerly of Brookfield.
Mary R. Yeatts, 74, of 329 S. Keelridge Road, Hermitage.
Rosela E. Patterson, 88, of 135 Shenango St., Mercer.
Martha A. Saylor, 82, of 110 Fredonia Road, Hempfield Township, formerly of 9 Penn Ave., Greenville.
John R. ``Bob'' Wilcox, 59, of 2030 Madison St., Farrell.
Edward Zimerle, 86, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
Nov. 18, 1996:
Elizabeth ``Betsy'' Baker, 71, of 49 Quartermile Road, Hemfield Township.
Patricia J. Cutlip, 55, of 6451 Bradley Brownlee Road, Burghill.
George F. ``Fred'' Fisher, 70, of 369 Coal Hill Road, West Salem Township.
Larry Freshwater, 51, of 105 Probst St., West Salem Township.
Alice M. Italiano, 73, Austintown, Ohio, formerly of Mercer County.
Anna M. Leiby, 84, of 1692 Sodum Hutchings Road N.E., Vienna.
Ann L. Miller, 77, of 20019 Talon St., Meadville.
Donald R. Watson Sr., 59, Cooperstown Road, Washington Township, Lawrence County.
Nov. 19, 1996:
Patricia A. Danko, 56, of 3810 Northwoods Court, Apartment 6, Warren, Ohio.
Jose ``Jess'' Joseph Figueroa, 90, Masury, formerly of Erie Street, Hubbard.
Jennie Michael Jovenall, 78, of 32 Line St., Sharpsville.
Matthew J. Mihelcic, 82, of 960 Christy Road, Hermitage.
James C. Smith, 65, Las Vegas, Nev., formerly of the Stoneboro area.
Nov. 20, 1996:
Joseph Brozyna, 79, of 8114 Lincoln St. N.E., Masury.
Elmer Thomas ``Tommy'' Glaser, 76, Manassas, Va., formerly of Sharon.
Elizabeth H. Mabon, 85, New Wilmington, formerly of Upper Darby, Pa.
Nov. 21, 1996:
J. Arthur Baxter, 68, of 629 Billy Boyd Road, New Vernon Township.
John Brandt, 68, of 1026 Roemer Blvd., Farrell.
Doris Natalie Reichard Jordan, 72, Independence, Mo., formerly of Shenango Valley.
John R. Kimmel, 15, of 143 Buckwalter Road, New Wilmington.
Clifford J. Knight, 81, of 7970 Kane Road, South Pymatuning Township.
Carol A. Mulligan, 35, of 1069 Plum St., Sharon.
Mary J. Unger, 84, of 848 Saunders Ave., Sharon.
Nov. 22, 1996:
Robert M. Becker, 61, Mercer-Butler Pike Road, Liberty Township.
Andrew Benka Jr., 74, of 1224 Miller St. S.E., Masury.
Janice E. Burick, 41, of 90 Cusick Lane, Sharpsville.
Carole L. Depew, 61, Keister House Road, Slippery Rock Township, Butler County.
Eva M. Fuller, 83, of 630 N. State Line Road, Masury.
Harry F. Mariacher, 78, Hempfield Township, formerly of 44 Davis St., Greenville.
Warren M. Mearkle, 74, Everett, Pa., formerly of the Shenango Valley.
Patricia ``Pat'' A. Miller, 70, Payson, Ariz., formerly of New Wilmington.
Eleanor M. Scott, 80, of 8278 Sharon-Mercer Road, East Lackawannock Township.
Oleta M. Swym, 92, Hempfield Township, formerly of 1117 Ridge Ave., Sharpsville.
Nov. 23, 1996:
Laura B. Peterson Bowman, 53, of 250 Tod Ave. N.W. Warren, Ohio, formerly of West Middlesex.
Charles W. Clark, 65, Philadelphia, formerly of 45 Davis St., Greenville.
Michael C. Schillaci, 72, Chicago, formerly of Greenville.
Edith Zahniser, 90, Mountain View Calif., formerly of Mercer.
Nov. 24, 1996:
Ethel M. Ferguson, 95, West Salem Township, formerly of West Main Street, Greenville.
John Klutcher, 81, of 3780 Pleasant Drive, Hermitage.
Alvin Floyd Lee, 76, of 3601 Sharon Road, West Middlesex.
Edna M. Phillips, 71, Moon Township, Allegheny County, formerly of West Middlesex.
Ruth E. Rotar, 86, New Castle, formerly of Greenhouse Road, Pulaski.
Nov. 25, 1996:
Ralph Baker, 92, of 8054 Davis St., Masury.
Gevene W. Bennett, 70, of 168 Diamond Road, Pine Township.
Doren ``Joe'' Wayne Bowser Sr., 54, Baron Road, Worth Township, Butler County.
John H. Bromley, 83, of 2257 Perry Highway, Perry Township.
Mary Ianniri Ciccki, 87, New Wilmington, formerly of Farrell.
Cora Esther Everett, 74, of 226 N. Pitt St., Mercer.
Wilfred ``Will'' J. Harris, 85, of 8163 Warren-Sharon Road, Masury.
William R. ``Bill'' Kehna Jr., 71, Park Street, New Wilmington, formerly of Eastbrook, Lawrence County.
Helen Rush Lee, 74, Stuart, Fla., and 246 N. Keel Ridge Road, Hermitage.
Douglas Clayton Melrose, 70, Mahoning Township, Lawrence County, formerly of Pittsburgh.
Fleda Thompson Patterson, 89, Fellowship Manor, Grove City.
Vesta L. Saal, 95, West Salem Township.
Emma P. Young, 89, of 2535 S. Keel Ridge Road, Hermitage.
Nov. 26, 1996:
Albert M. Campbell, 52, of 115 N. Erie St., Mercer.
Gladys Louise Foltz, 70, New Castle, formerly of Sharon.
Michael E. Lawrence, 75, of 1535 Skyline Drive, Hermitage.
Joseph H. Martin, 78, Lititz, Pa.
Madeline Rose McCandless, 75, of 7607 Connelly Road, Masury.
John D. Rung, 85, Lakewood Heights, New Castle.
Marie L. Shipton, 81, of 1567 Lee Lane, Grove City.
Evelyn L. ``Dolly'' Vosler, 66, of 239 Osborn Road, Salem Township.
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