Obituaries

Janet Kay

Janet Rapalje Fuller Kay, age 96, of Woodbridge, Virginia died on June 24, 2017 at the Westminster at Lake Ridge engaged care facility. She was born on October 21, 1920 in Niagara Falls, New York the daughter of Collins Frank and Betty Rapalje Fuller. She graduated high school in Grand ...

Gerald Brown

Gerald “Jay” Marshall Brown, 72, of Gastonia passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017 at Catawba Regional Hospice. He was born November 4, 1944 in Warren County, PA to the late Leland Leo and Lavina Loomis Brown. Jay was a United States Army Veteran, and enjoyed the mountains, going to ...

Karen Graham

Karen Lorraine Graham, 74, of Greeneville, TN formerly of Jamestown, went home to the Lord surrounded by family on August 3, 2017. She was born on April 29, 1943 in Jamestown, New York, the daughter of Clinton and Ethel (Martin) Graham. Survivors include a daughter: Lorrain (Michael) ...

Ralph Prieur

Ralph Raymond Prieur, 94, formerly of Overlook Terrace, Bemus Point, died Saturday August 5, 2017, in Absolut Care, Westfield. Ralph was born May 10, 1923, in Buffalo, a son of the late Oliver and Mabel Schraven Prieur. He graduated from Kensington High School and his love for water and ...

Terri Pring

Terri M. Wienczkowski Pring, 89 a resident of Ball Pavilion at Brevillier Village and formerly of Erie and Warren, PA died there Wednesday August 2, 2017. She was born in Erie on February 3, 1928 to the late Ted and Josephine Lanucha Wienczkowski. Terri was a Warren area resident for 33 ...

Jack Weirich

Jack Weirich, 61, of Youngsville, passed away unexpectedly Saturday August 5, 2017 at his residence. A complete obituary will be announced through the Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Youngsville, when available.

Rex Graham

Rex. C. Graham, 94, of Warren, PA, died Sunday, August 6, 2017, at Warren General Hospital. A complete obituary will be announced when available through the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., Warren, PA.

John Hodges

A funeral service for John “Jack” Hodges of Irvine, who died on Wednesday, was held on Sunday at 5 pm at the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Pittsfield. The Rev. Nate Fugate, pastor, and Jack’s son, the Rev. Jack Hodges, coofficiated. The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation ...

Helen Ward

A funeral service for Helen L. Ward, of Pittsfield, who died last Sunday, was held on Saturday at 11 am at the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Pittsfield with the Rev. Bill Beatty, pastor of the Grace United Methodist Church in Warren, officiating. The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation ...

J.D. Champion

J.D. “Champ” Champion, 90, of Youngsville, PA passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the Rouse Suites. He was born October 4, 1926, in Warren, PA, a son to the late Ernest Dirl Champion and Agnes Way Stanley. Champ is survived by his children, Nan Steber of Youngsville, PA, Sue ...

John David Pirillo

John David Pirillo of Pleasant Township passed away at the Warren General Hospital on the morning of August 3. He was 70 and had been fighting courageously against a difficult combination of serious medical challenges for most of the past decade. David, as he had been called since ...

John Hodges

John L. Hodges, better known as “Jack” or “Big Daddy”, 81, of Irvine, PA, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the Rouse Home. He was born October 3, 1935 in Youngsville, PA, a son to the late Darius and Sara (Dunkle) Hodges. Jack was a crane operator at the ...

Jack Perrin Sr.

Jack C. Perrin Sr., 69, of Lottsville, PA, passed away, Wednesday August 2, 2017 at the Rouse Home. He was born October 30, 1947 in Garland, PA, a son to the late Robert and Mabel (Riley) Perrin. Jack was a drop forge hammer operator at Crescent Tool Company in Jamestown, NY for 17 years. He ...

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 ...