Monthly Archives: April 2015
Carolyn S. Temple, 64, of Hookstown (Greene Twp.) died Friday afternoon, April 17, 2015 at Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver.
Born July 24, 1950 in WV, she was the daughter of the late William and Betty Lambka. A homemaker, she loved cooking and spoiling her grandchildren. She was also a member of the Pleasant Hill Wesleyan Methodist Church. Continue reading
Frank J. McNamee, 68, died Tuesday morning, April 14, 2015.
Born February 7, 1947 in Pittsburgh, he was a son of the late William and LaVerne (Anderson) McNamee. A veteran of the USMC, he served in Vietnam in country in 1965 and 1966. Continue reading
Elsie L. Irons, 86, of Wellsville, Ohio, died Friday morning, April 10, 2015, at Calcutta Health Care.
Born September 23, 1928, in Perry Twp., PA, she was a daughter of the late William and Myrtle (Wigley) Stiefel. A wife, mother and homemaker, Elsie had also worked at the former Aliquippa Hills Department Store and the Phoenix Glass Company, Monaca, and had waitressed in Monaca and Aliquippa. Continue reading
James H. Garren, of Georgetown (Hanover Twp.), died unexpectedly Tuesday morning, March 31, 2015, in the comfort of his home.
Born October 14, 1926, in Findlay Twp., a son of the late James Albert and Marie (Pape) Garren. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Army as a Private First Class, a retired steelworker with LTV Steel. He was also a member of the Bethel United Methodist Church, a member of the South Side Area Senior Citizens Group, the Frankfort Springs Grange No. 1989 and also a member of the Appalachian Folk Music Club and the Hookstown American Legion. Mr. Garren retired from the South Side School District, where he had worked as a security guard. Continue reading
Helen W. Scott, 87, of Shippingport, died quietly Monday evening, March 30, 2015, at Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver.
Born October 30, 1927, in East Liverpool, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Gladys (Berry) Pallard. Mrs. Scott had worked at the Shippingport Post Office for 32 years, retiring as postmaster. She was a member of Green Valley Methodist Church of Shippingport, where she also served as organist and Sunday school teacher. She was a member of the Midland Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a former mayor of Shippingport, and prior to that had served many years on council. Continue reading