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Obituaries

John R. Jones 1936-2021

STOW — John Richard “Dick” Jones, 85, died Sept. 15, 2021. Born in Youngstown, he was a graduate of The Rayen School and Miami University. Dick, a Stow resident since 1971, was an avid golfer, actively involved with Holy Family Parish and retired as a sales manager after many years ...

Christine M. Cook, 1955-2021

Pulaski, Pa. — Christine M. Cook, 66, passed away the morning of Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. Born March 1, 1955, in Youngstown, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Dorothy Bizub Kupiec. On June 1, 1974, she married her beloved husband, Paul Cook. ...

Margaret Pokopatz, 1926-2021

STRUTHERS — Margaret Pokopatz, 95, passed away Monday, Sept. 13, 2021, following a brief illness. Margaret was born Feb. 7, 1926, the daughter of Vasil and Mary Ondrokovich Wasser. She was a 1945 graduate of McDonald High School. Margaret was of the Catholic faith and a member of St. ...

Elaine K. Marx, 1947-2021

BROOKFIELD — Elaine Kathryn Marx, born March 27, 1947, entered into eternal rest on Sept. 14, 2021. She was the daughter of the late John and Rose Kleine Marx. Elaine was a longtime member of the Brookfield United Methodist Church and a lifelong resident of Brookfield. She graduated from ...

Rosa Maria Abrams, 1947-2021

YOUNGSTOWN — Ms. Rosa Maria Abrams passed on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at the age of 74. Ms. Abrams was born March 5, 1947, to Mancy Craft and Savannah Puckett in Tunica, Miss. She was a South High School graduate and worked at General Motors for more than 30 years and was a member of ...

Area deaths

DEBRA L. BARKER, 63, of Salem, died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation center. There are no services. (Stark Memorial) LOUIS B. BELL, 78, of Warren. died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. (Staton-Borowski) MARIE A. KAISER, 73, of Salem, ...

Services

RONALD BABYAK, 78, Poland. SERVICES: noon Saturday, Boardman United Methodist Church. CALLING HOURS: 10 to 11:45 a.m. Saturday, church. W. RUTH BROWN, 99, Youngstown. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Saturday, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Youngstown. CALLING HOURS: 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, church. ROMAYN ...

John R. Jones 1936-2021

STOW — John Richard “Dick” Jones, 85, died Sept. 15, 2021. Born in Youngstown, he was a graduate of The Rayen School and Miami University. Dick, a Stow resident since 1971, was an avid golfer, actively involved with Holy Family Parish and retired as a sales manager after many years ...

Christine M. Cook 1955-2021

Pulaski, Pa. — Christine M. Cook, 66, passed away the morning of Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. Born March 1, 1955, in Youngstown, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Dorothy Bizub Kupiec. On June 1, 1974, she married her beloved husband, Paul Cook. ...

Margaret Pokopatz 1926-2021

STRUTHERS — Margaret Pokopatz, 95, passed away Monday, Sept. 13, 2021, following a brief illness. Margaret was born Feb. 7, 1926, the daughter of Vasil and Mary Ondrokovich Wasser. She was a 1945 graduate of McDonald High School. Margaret was of the Catholic faith and a member of St. ...