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Ellen Joyce Carpenter

Ellen Joyce Carpenter

BIRTH: 09/28/1941 DEATH: 10/10/2018 Ellen Joyce Carpenter, 77, of West Mayfield, passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at Good Samaritan Hospice. Born September 28, 1941, in Rochester, she was the daughter of the late Robert Carpenter and Mary Ellen Anderson Robinson. Ellen was a former employee at Lugar Meats and loved to read. She is

James M. Rarick

James M. Rarick

BIRTH: 03/10/1950 DEATH: 10/07/2018 The last chapter is written.  The book is completed.  James M. Rarick, 68, of Rochester Twp., passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018. Born March 10, 1950, in New Brighton, he was the son of the late John and Sarah (Derflinger) Rarick.  James obtained a bachelor’s degree from Clarion University, a master’s

Ruth Ann (Bodnar) Mitchell

Ruth Ann (Bodnar) Mitchell

BIRTH: 11/05/1941 DEATH: 09/16/2018 Ruth Ann (Bodnar) Mitchell, 76, formerly of Chippewa Twp., PA passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Paradise Living Center in Phoenix, AZ.      She was born November 5, 1941 in Chippewa Twp. PA, the daughter of the late Michael C. and Margaret (Meteney) Bodnar.  Ruth moved with her

Patricia Dougherty

Patricia Dougherty

Patricia Dougherty Patricia “Patty” Dougherty,  69, of Baden, died unexpectedly on Saturday, October 6, 2018. She  was born January 17, 1949, in Sharon, Pa., to the late   Frank  and Jane Garhart Leyde. Surviving are her husband, Tom Dougherty, children, Pete (Jennifer) Dougherty of Covington, LA,  Katy (Lawrence) Ake, Kevin (Megan) Dougherty, all of Baden, five

William “Bill” Harriger

William “Bill” Harriger

BIRTH: 05/29/1942 DEATH: 10/05/2018 William “Bill” Harriger 76 of Darlington died Friday October 5, 2018 at Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver Pa. He was born May 29, 1942 in Beaver Falls, he was the son of the late Wesley and Lena Harper Harriger. Bill retired after 42 years of service from Darlington Brick. Bill is survived

Herbert George Gumpf “Bert”

Herbert George Gumpf “Bert”

BIRTH: 11/06/1928 DEATH: 10/02/2018 Herbert George Gumpf (“Bert”), 89, of Chippewa Township, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 2, 2018.  Born on November 6, 1928, in Beaver Falls, Pa., to John and Elizabeth Gumpf, Bert graduated from Beaver Falls High School in 1946 having played football for the Tigers.  He went on to graduate from

Betty Julia Snyder Chiodo

Betty Julia Snyder Chiodo

BIRTH: 08/26/1926 DEATH: 09/30/2018 Betty Julia Snyder Chiodo, 92, of Patterson Township, died at Franciscan Manor on Sunday, September 30, surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born on August 26, 1926, in Beaver Falls to the late Roy E. and Elizabeth Scherer Snyder. She was a graduate of Beaver Falls High School. She enjoyed

Clair D. Maxwell

Clair D. Maxwell

BIRTH: 12/27/1943 DEATH: 09/27/2018 Clair D. Maxwell, 74, of North Sewickley Township died Thursday September 27, 2018 at Allegheny General Hospital.   Born December 27, 1943 in Washington, DC, the son of the late Clair D. and Theresa McCann (Britton) Maxwell.   He was a retired teacher from Franklin Elementary School in the North Allegheny

Howard Lee Stingle

Howard Lee Stingle

BIRTH: 08/06/1940 DEATH: 09/22/2018 Howard Lee Stingle, 78, of Beaver Falls, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Beaver Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center. Born August 6, 1940, in Beaver Falls, the son of the late Robert F. Stingle and Dorothea (Carothers) Grzelka. Howdy was a member of New Brighton Christian Assembly Church and the

Ralph Andrew Veon

Ralph Andrew Veon

BIRTH: 08/04/1918 DEATH: 09/21/2018 Ralph Andrews Veon, 100, of Chippewa Twp., passed peacefully into the arms of his Lord and Savior Friday, September 21, 2018, at Allegheny General Hospital. Born August 4, 1918 in Darlington, the son of the late Stanley and Marguerite (Andrews) Veon. Ralph served in the U.S. Army in Japan during WWII.

Joseph Salvatore Rini

Joseph Salvatore Rini

BIRTH: 11/04/1936 DEATH: 09/19/2018 Joseph Salvatore Rini, 81, of Patterson Township, died Wednesday, September 19, 2018, at Heritage Valley Beaver. Born November 4, 1936, in Wellsville, Ohio, the son of the late Abraham and Virginia (Jones) Rini, he was a graduate of Beaver High School.  Joe was a U.S. Army veteran and retired from the

Irene B. Blum

Irene B. Blum

BIRTH: 06/29/1921 DEATH: 09/21/2018 Irene B. Blum, 97, of Darlington, died Friday, September 21, 2018, at her residence. Born June 29, 1921, in Darlington, the daughter of the late George and Emma (Krause) Davidson, she enjoyed cooking and baking. Irene loved to take care everyone. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death

Werner Isadore “Mike” Staaf III

Werner Isadore “Mike” Staaf III

BIRTH: 009/07/1935 DEATH: 06/09/2018 Werner Isadore Staaf III, known to his friends as “Mike” passed away on June 9, 2018 at the age of 82 years. Mike will be lovingly and forever remembered by his wife, Grace Kalervo; his children, Michael Staaf, Joni Staaf Sturgill, David Kalervo and Kathy DeLuca; his grandchildren, Joey, Michael, Mason

John C. Anderson III

John C. Anderson III

BIRTH: 01/29/1925 DEATH: 06/07/2018   John C. Anderson III, 93, died Thursday, June 7, 2018. He was born Jan. 29, 1925, in Sewickley, son of John C. and Ella (Swansey) Anderson. A lifelong resident of Sewickley, John started his career as an auto body repairman at the Anderson Automobile Company founded by his grandfather, R.L. Anderson,

Donald Pearce

Donald Pearce

Donald Pearce Donald G. Pearce, 70, of Ambridge, died Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Heritage Valley Health System, Sewickley. He was born March 17, 1948, in Punxsutawney, Pa., to the late Donald G. and Lilly Fleeger Pearce. He was a tractor driver for the former Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp., Aliquippa Works, and drove a

George Kocak

George Kocak

George Kocak  George Kocak, 82, of Moon Twp., died Sunday, May 27, 2018, in UPMC Cranberry Place. He was born May 22, 1936, in Ambridge, to the late Michael and Helen Cicvak Kocak. He worked for the former J&L Steel Corporation, Aliquippa Works with 30 years of service and was a member of St. Mary

Shirley Lee Poulloitt

Shirley Lee Poulloitt

BIRTH: 07/24/1936 DEATH: 05/21/2018 Shirley Lee Poulloitt, 81, of White Twp., passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018 in Beaver Valley Nursing and Rehab. Born July 24, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Willis Samuel and Faye Elizabeth (Snedeker) McClain. She is survived by her sister, Sandra (Charles) Barnes; her nephew, Mark (Jackie)

Thomas Stuby

Thomas Stuby

Thomas Stuby Thomas R. Stuby, 69, of Center Twp., died Friday evening, May 18, 2018, at Heritage Valley Sewickley. Born January 2, 1949, in Rochester, Pa., a son of the late Chester and Antoinette (Pattenato) Stuby, he was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, Hopewell Twp. He had attended Edinboro University, receiving

Cynthia E. (Lawson) Landman

Cynthia E. (Lawson) Landman

BIRTH: 07/30/1960 DEATH: 05/08/2018 Cynthia E. (Lawson) Landman, 57, of North Sewickley Twp., died Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Allegheny General Hospital with her husband at her side. Born July 30, 1960, in New Brighton, she was the daughter of Patricia Ann (Pyles) Lawson and the late Charles Kenneth Lawson. She enjoyed creating floral arrangements

William M. “Buddy” Kimbrough

William M. “Buddy” Kimbrough

BIRTH: 12/01/1943 DEATH: 05/02/2018   William M. “Buddy” Kimbrough, 74, of Ambridge, died Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cannie and Louise (Edwards) Kimbrough and sister Earlean Blackmon. He was born December 1, 1943 in Alabama. He was a member at the 1st Missionary Baptist Church

Cynthia “Cindy” J. (Icenhour) Bailey

Cynthia “Cindy” J. (Icenhour) Bailey

BIRTH: 02/04/1960 DEATH: 04/29/2019 Cynthia “Cindy” J. (Icenhour) Bailey, 58, of Beaver Falls, died Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Heritage Valley, Beaver. Born February 4, 1960, she was the daughter of the late Ross H. Sr. and Nancy J. (Rimer) Icenhour.  Cindy worked at Cambridge Village as a nurse’s aide for over 20 years. She

Lottie “Lorja” Bedekovich

Lottie “Lorja” Bedekovich

BIRTH: 07/29/1929 DEATH: 04/30/2018 Lottie “Lorja” Theresa Bedekovich, 88, of Patterson Twp., died Monday, April 30, 2018, at Brighton Wellness and Rehabilitation Center. Born  July 29, 1929, in Beaver Falls, the daughter of the late Julius and Alexandria (Rogenski) Kompa. Lottie was a member of St. Monica Parish and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Kevin R. McKinney

Kevin R. McKinney

BIRTH: 06/03/1955 DEATH: 04/30/2018   Kevin McKinney, 62, of Avalon, died Monday, April 30, 2018, in Heritage Valley Sewickley. Complete arrangements will be announced in Thursday’s Times by the GABAUER-MATTER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 1133 Church St., Ambridge, gabauerfamilyfuneralhomes.com. Write a new entry for the Guestbook Name: *   City: *   Email: *

Albert Janecko

Albert Janecko

Albert Janecko Albert H. Janecko Ambridge Albert H. Janecko, 88, of Ambridge, died Saturday, April 28, 2018, in Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver. Born February 21, 1930, in Ambridge, son of the late Andrew and Mary Janecko, he was retired from the Ambridge Area School District, a member of the Good Samaritan Church and was a

John Pribulsky

John Pribulsky

John Pribulsky John “Jay” Pribulsky, 88, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in Mechanicsburg, PA.  He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Frances. He was born April 8, 1930 in New Castle, PA and relocated with his wife and family to Mechanicsburg in 1971.  Jay, an accomplished businessman, spent his career in sales for companies including Metropolitan Life Insurance… John “Jay” Pribulsky, 88,

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BIRTH: 12/21/1939 DEATH: 04//20/2018 Kay Marie Hawke, 78, of Brighton Twp., passed away Friday, April 20, 2018 in her residence. Born December 21, 1939 in Watertown, WI, she was the daughter of the late Merline and June (Meyers) Krueger. Kay received her Associates Degree from Blackhawk Technical Institute as a data processor in 1987.  She

Jeffrey P. Oravitz Sr.

Jeffrey P. Oravitz Sr.

BIRTH: 03/08/1954 DEATH: 04/18/2018 Jeffrey P. Oravitz Sr., 64, of Monaca, died Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Good Samaritan Hospice. Born March 8, 1954 in Beaver Falls, the son of the late Leonard and Melba (Friday) Oravitz Sr. Jeff loved sports, especially baseball, and liked to do crossword puzzles. Surviving are his loving wife, Deborah

Louise Talkovic Chaney

Louise Talkovic Chaney

BIRTH: 09/09/1926 DEATH: 04/16/2018 Louise Talkovic Chaney, 91, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018 at UPMC Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh. Born September 9, 1929, in New Brighton, to the late Valentine and Mary (Hoodnick) Talkovic.  A life-long, Beaver County resident, she was Presbyterian by faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by

Emma Jean O’Dell

Emma Jean O’Dell

BIRTH: 09/07/1939 DEATH: 03/31/2018 Emma Jean O’Dell, 78, of Beaver Falls, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018, in Providence Care Center surrounded by family. Born September 7, 1939, the daughter of the late Edward and Emma (McClurg) Whitslar. Emma Jean was a graduate of Beaver Falls High School class of 1957 and the retired secretary

Mabel Segeleon

Mabel Segeleon

Mabel Segeleon Mabel H. Segeleon,  101 of Moon Township, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in West Hills Health and Rehab Center. She was born November 4, 1916, in Fair Oaks. A daughter of the late Charles and Beatrice Blechmidt Rosenberger. She was a former Leetsdale VFW Auxillary member. Surviving are her son & daughter

Joseph Nakoa

Joseph Nakoa

BIRTH: 07/10/1944 DEATH: 03/15/2018   On March 15th, 2018 Joseph Nakoa, “Kepa”, “Hawaiian Joe”, a Vietnam Veteran, the son of Joseph and Helen went to join the Lord along with his parents and daughter, Lonnie Nakoa. He’s survived by his ex wife, Marian; daughter, Sharnell Nakoa; son, Shawn Fuller; and nephew, Naune; along with his

JoAnne Bamford Moore

JoAnne Bamford Moore

BIRTH: 12/25/1925 DEATH: 03/13/2018 JoAnne Bamford Moore passed away peacefully at Heritage Valley Medical Center on March 13, 2018. JoAnne was born on Christmas day in 1925 in McDonald, Pa. She grew up in Punxsutawney, Pa., graduating in 1943. She attended Indiana College of Pennsylvania. She then moved to Ambridge to live with her aunt.

Anthony (Tony) Esoldo

Anthony (Tony) Esoldo

BIRTH:  1/11/1938 DEATH: 03/13/2018 Anthony (Tony) Esoldo, a proud, lifelong resident of Koppel died on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. He passed away peacefully while surrounded by his family.  Born January 11, 1938 in Koppel, he was the son of the late Francesco Esoldo and Teresa Nardone Esoldo.  Tony was a family man, a football coach

Wilberta L. “Bert” Murphy

Wilberta L. “Bert” Murphy

BIRTH: 10/08/1931 DEATH: 02/27/2018 Wilberta L. “Bert” Murphy, 86, of Beaver Falls, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at Good Samaritan Hospice, Brighton Twp. Born October 8, 1931, in New Brighton, a daughter of the late William F. and Mary Alberta (Johnson) Drake, she was a retired operating room nurse