• Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    M. Hornberger

    M. Hornberger Tidal It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved M. Wayne Hornberger, 76, of Tidal.  He died April 17, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot.  Born in Kittanning on December 8, 1942, he was a son of James O. Hornberger and Reva L. (Shuster) Hornberger.  He retired from Dominion Energy where he worked in gas measurement.  He was a Sgt. in the U.S. Marine Corps where he served his country in the Vietnam War.  He was a lifelong residen…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Rev. Melvin Toy

    Rev. Melvin Toy The Rev. Melvin Russell “Pink” Toy, 95, of Kittanning, died, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at ACMH Hospital. He was born on July 27, 1922, in Tarentum, to the late Raymond H. and Helen A. (Russell) Toy. He retired as a mail carrier in 1985, from the Kittanning Post Office after 22 years. Melvin served in the U.S. Army during World War II from 1942-1946, in the Combat Engineers building roads through China, Burma, and India. He had “Let’s… The Rev. Melvin Russell “Pink” Toy, 95, of…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Shirley Claypoole

    Shirley Claypoole Shirley J. (Beck) Claypoole, 70, of West Kittanning, died Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at Armstrong County Memorial Hospital.  She was born July 31, 1947, in Kittanning to the late Amos T. Beck and Genevieve (Kepple) Zambotti.  She was a homemaker and she attended the Furnace Run Chapel. Shirley loved going to yard sales, visiting with her sisters and kids, puzzles, and her computer and kindle.  She is survived by two daughters, Kimberly Beck, of Kittanning, and Re…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Hugh Adams

    Hugh Adams Hugh Hawkins Adams, 87, of Kittanning, died Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at Heritage Meadows Personal Care Home in Kittanning.  He was born on April 18, 1930, in Kittanning to the late Joseph and Chrissy (Hawkins) Adams.  Hugh was a lifelong resident of the area and was a retired heavy equipment operator. He was a Korean War veteran serving in the United States Army.  Hugh was a member of the Mt. Union Bible Church, where he was a former elder, and he currently attended… …

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Sally Claypoole

    Sally Claypoole Sally Ann Claypoole, 77, of Worthington, died Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  She was born June 20, 1940, in Kittanning, to the late Leroy and Margaret (Shaner) Morrison.  A member of the Worthington Presbyterian Church, she also was a former Deacon.  She formerly worked at Quality Inn in West Kittanning and Saxonburg Ceramics.  Sally loved her family and she was very involved with her church. She loved to travel with friends and family, when she w…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Dolly Kacprowski

    Dolly Kacprowski Dolly Catherine (Miller) Kacprowski, 81, of Kittanning, died Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at home. She was born on Oct. 23, 1936, in Kittanning, to the late Elmer and Marie (Croyle) Miller. She was retired and was most recently a homemaker. Dolly was a member of St. Mary’s Our Lady of Guadalupe Roman Catholic Church in Kittanning. She enjoyed her plants, especially her roses, she loved playing 500 Rummy (win or lose), watching Wheel of Fortune,… Dolly Catherine (Miller) Kacprow…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Clarence Toy

    Clarence Toy Clarence Leroy “Sonny” Toy, 83, of Kittanning, died on Saturday Dec. 2, 2017, at Premier Armstrong Rehabilitation and Nursing Facility.  He was born on May 19, 1934, in Kittanning, Pa.  Sonny was a retired coal miner with Penn Allegheny Coal, then often was seen mowing grass or working at Toy’s Landscape Supply.  He was active with Little League and Junior League baseball, coaching numerous teams with his sons while they grew up. He attended… Clarence Leroy …

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Raymond French Sr.

    Raymond French Sr. On Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, an amazing, caring man and “old goat”, Raymond M. French, Sr., 69, of Rural Valley, departed this earth or “kicked the bucket” with his loving family by his side at ACMH Hospital.  He was born Sept. 25, 1948, in Kittanning, the son of Clinton and Melissa “Ellen” (Hooks) French.  Ray loved his family, hunting, and fishing. He was a proud U.S. Army veteran, serving in the Vietnam War.  Ray was a coal… On Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, an…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Ruby Walls

    Ruby Walls Ruby E. Walls, 99, of Kittanning, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at ACMH Hospital on her birthday.  She was born on Nov. 28, 1918, in East Franklin Township, to the late Frank and Nellie (Fleming) Toy.  Ruby was a member of the Walkchalk Salem Baptist Church, where she was a member of the American Baptist Women.  Ruby liked to crochet, quilting, knitting, cooking, baking, going to church, watching Jeopardy, and Wheel of Fortune. She also liked……

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Veda Kunkle

    Veda Kunkle Veda Fay (Heilman) Kunkle, 42, of Kittanning, died on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at her residence. She was born on Sept. 28, 1975, in Kittanning, to Roy and Sherry (Cousins) Heilman. Veda was a caregiver and she attended North Buffalo Grace Brethren Church. She enjoyed camping. Veda leaves behind to cherish her memory her husband and best friend, Curtis Askins; sons, Austin Kunkle and Kenny Kunkle; sister, Lisa Waldor; brother, Shawn Heilman; mother,… Veda Fay (Heilman) Kunkle, 42,…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Michaele Wilder

    Michaele Wilder Michaele L. Wilder, 49, of Dayton, died on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, in her residence.  She was born on Nov. 4, 1968, in Denver County, Colorado, to the late Richard and Lyla (Desaira) Lawler.  She was a homemaker and attended Harvest Community Church.  Michaele enjoyed crossword puzzles, playing games on her phone, and most of all spending time with her children and grandchildren.  She leaves behind to cherish her memory, daughter, Kim Malloy and husband, Sh…

  • Cowansville,  Kittanning,  Worthington

    Robert Claypool Sr.

    Robert Claypool Sr. Robert D. Claypool, Sr., 87, of Kittanning, died on Wednesday Nov. 29, 2017, in ACMH Hospital.  He was born on Nov. 30, 1929, in North Buffalo Township, to the late Fred and Olive (Hartman) Claypool.  He retired from PPG in Ford City, and then he was a self employed carpenter.  Robert was a member of Union Baptist Church and he enjoyed woodworking and made a lot of projects for the church Bible school as well as projects for the Bible Class.  He leaves …