Monthly Archives: August 2013
Howard R. Trimble, 87, a lifelong resident of Georgetown, died Thursday morning, August 15, 2013, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by family.
Born July 30, 1926, in Georgetown, he was the last surviving son born to the late Emmit and Esther (Mackall) Trimble. Mr. Trimble had worked as a pipe fitter at Crucible Steel, retiring in 1982. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served as a sergeant during World War II. He was a member and past commander of the Hookstown American Legion and had been a member of St. Luke Episcopal Church, Georgetown. He enjoyed being outside, cutting grass and golfing.
Murray D. Hughes, 95, of Monaca (Raccoon Twp.), died Monday evening, August 5, 2013, at Heritage Valley Beaver, with his granddaughters present.
Born April 6, 1918, in Clinton, a son of the late Harry D. and Sarah (Morrow) Hughes, he was a U.S. Naval veteran of World War II having served as a gunner's mate third class.