Monthly Archives: December 2019

Joe T. Brodmerkel – Frankfort Springs

Joe “T” Brodmerkel, 84, of Frankfort Springs, passed away Wednesday, December 25, 2019, at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh.

Joe was born January 26, 1935, in Burgettstown. He was the son of the late Robert M. and Edith (Tarr) Brodmerkel. Joe was a retired millwright from J&L Steel for 33 years. He served in the U.S. Navy, an avid race fan and loved spending time with his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Joseph “Dale” Brodmerkel and sister, Dolores Ross. Continue reading

Mary Kaye Shutt – Georgetown

Mary Kaye Shutt, 72, of Georgetown, died Monday December 23, 2019 at Beaver Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Beaver Falls. Born January 27, 1947 in Fremont, Indiana, she was a daughter of the late Earle and Lois (Everett) Greenamyer. She was the beloved wife of James M. Shutt. Mary had worked as an accountant retiring from Thompson Agency in Georgetown.

No visitation or services, her remains will be buried on her father’s grave at a later date. Professional services provided by McConnell Funeral Home, 447 Pine St., Hookstown, PA 15050.

Pastor Thomas A. Wells – Hanover Twp.

Thomas Wells, 86, of Hanover Twp., passed away Saturday, December 21, 2019.

Born May 19, 1933 in Roanoke, VA, he was the son of the late Nicholas and Marion (Taylor) Kines.

Surviving are two daughters, Christina (George) Tellish, Aliquippa; Joy (Randy) Frey, Cincinnati, OH; son, Mark (Tammy) Wells, Cincinnati, OH; eleven grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, a half-brother, Jim (Pam) Kines, New York.

Arrangements in Cincinnati, OH., will be entrusted to W.E. Lusain Funeral Home, 3275 Erie Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208.

Local Arrangements by MCCONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 447 Pine St., Hookstown, PA 15050, Daniel M. McConnell, Owner-Director.

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