Obituaries

Elva Turchan

Elva May (Rubright) Turchan, of The Villages, FL and formerly of Salem and Trumbull, CT, widow of the late Edward John Turchan, passed away Sunday (July 30, 2017) just shy of her 87th birthday. Born Aug. 2, 1930 in Trafford, PA, she was the daughter of the late Melvin and Angie (Beacom) ...

Carlton Rexford Jr.

Carlton H. Rexford, Jr., 92, of Conewango Valley passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center with his children at his side. He was born May 25, 1925 in Newton, NJ, the son of the late Carlton H. and Hilda Prutzman Rexford, Sr. Carlton was a graduate ...

Deborah Sproveri

Deborah L. Sproveri, 69, of Lakewood, died Monday July 31, 2017, in Hospice Buffalo. She was born April 13, 1948, in Jamestown, a daughter of Gerald Snyder and the late Elaine Stoddard Snyder. She graduated from Warren Area High School and later from secretarial college in Hagerstown, ...

Orren Wood

Orren L. “Woody” Wood, 86, of Warren, PA., died Tuesday morning, August 1, 2017 at the Rouse Warren County Home after a brief illness. He was born January 23, 1931 in Warren, PA. Orren was the son of Fred O. and Cecil Christensen Wood. He had resided his entire life in Warren and was a ...

Patsy Trowbridge

Born in Westfield, PA and a longtime resident of Warren, PA, Patsy Edgar Trowbridge passed away peacefully on Thursday July 27, 2017 at the age of 87. She is preceded in death by her husband, Basil. She is survived by her brothers Clair and Ray, Jr of Rochester, NY, her two children, Basil ...

Helen Ward

Helen Louise Ward, 83, of Pittsfield, PA passed away early Sunday morning, July 30, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie, PA. She was born May 9, 1934 in Corry, PA; a daughter to the late Arden J. Bull and Hazel M. (Johnson) Bull who survives her at the age of 104 of Youngsville, PA. Helen ...

Charles Gray

Charles J. Gray, 92, of Russell, PA., died peacefully at his residence, Friday, July 28, 2017. He was born March 21, 1925 in Warren, PA., to the late Charles and Nevada Smeed Gray. Chuck was a lifelong resident of Warren and Russell, PA. He was employed for 35 years with the Warren State ...

Rowena Nelson

Rowena Lynn Nelson, 73, of Russell, PA, died Friday, July 28, 2017, at the John Blair Hospice House, following an extended illness. Rowena was born December 15, 1943, in Norvelt, PA. She was the daughter of the late Fred L. the late Dollie (Carnes) Yeskey. Rowena was a 1962 graduate of ...

Larry Burns

Larry E. Burns, 69, of Forest Street, Sugar Grove, PA, passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at home. Born in Beebe, Arkansas on March 6, 1948, he was the son of the late Ernest and Peggy (Budlong) Burns. He served in the U.S. Army and was retired from his career as a civilian employee with ...

Angeline Hoffman

Angeline Randinelli Hoffman age 76, of Erie, passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Warren, PA on November 2, 1940, daughter of the late Andrew and Amelia Piccirillo Randinelli. She graduated from Youngsville High School and went on ...

Doris Lawson

It’s with great sadness that the family of Doris Lawson, 89 announces her passing after a brief illness. She died Sunday, July 23, 2017 in Foley, Alabama. Doris was a longtime resident of Jamestown NY retiring to Foley Alabama in 2007. She was an active member of Concordia Lutheran ...

Donald Wester

A funeral service for Donald E. “Dean” Wester, Sr., who died Monday, July 24, was held at the Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc. on Thursday, July 27. Rev. Lawrence Scofield, pastor, St. Paul Lutheran Church, officiated. Military honors were provided by members of the Sheffield & ...

Raymond Brewster

A celebration of life in memory of Ray Brewster will be held at the Sheffield United Methodist Church on August 5, 2017 at 11 am with Paster Terry Teluch officiating, all are welcome.

Charles Gray

Charles J. Gray, 92, of Russell, PA., died peacefully Friday afternoon, July 28, 2017 at his residence. A complete obituary will be announced when available through the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc.

Helen Gerarde

A funeral service for Helen Gerarde, who died Tuesday, July 25, was held at the Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc. on Friday, July 28, 2017. Pastor Bill Beatty, Grace United Methodist Church, officiated. Burial followed at St. Joseph Cemetery.

Helen Gerarde

Helen L. Gerarde, 92, formerly of San Antonio, TX, and Saybrook, PA, died Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at Kinzua Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center. Helen was born December 23, 1924, in Saybrook, PA. She was the daughter of the late Raymond and Mae (Young) Heeter. Helen was a graduate of ...

William Hansen

William Eugene Hansen age 87, 20 Toll gate Road, Sheffield Pa. , died Tuesday July 25 at the Lutheran Home in Kane. Bill was born July 13, 1930 in Warren Pa., son of the late Charles and Pearl Smith Hansen. He attended the Warren Area Schools. He was married to the late Dorothy (Kasaback) ...

Jane Campbell

Jane P. Campbell, 96, formerly of W. Frederick St., Corry, Pa., died Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Corry Manor. She was born April 15, 1921, in Cleveland, OK., a daughter of the late Jess and Bess Kennemuth Perry Sr., Jane was raised and educated in Warren, Pa., where she graduated from ...

Ryan Winkels

Ryan Curtis Winkels, 51, of Youngsville, PA, passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Allegheny General Hospital. He was born October 19, 1965 in Redondo Beach, CA to the late Dwight Winkels and Leonnette Lauffenberger Winkels who survives him of Youngsville. Ryan worked as an Aircraft ...

Donald Wester

Donald E. “Dean” Wester, Sr., 82, of Warren, died Monday, July 24, 2017, at his home. Dean was born November 2, 1934, in Warren, PA. He was the son of the late Enar and Bertha (Johnson) Wester. Following graduation from Warren High School in 1952, Dean served in the US Army as a ...