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Obituaries

Area deaths

ELIZABETH BOBOVNYK, 83, of Youngstown, died Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, at Park Vista. Arrangements pending. (Kinnick) GEORGE E. CROUCH, 72, of Hubbard, died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. Arrangements pending. (Stewart-Kyle) JAMES L. GIDDINGS SR., 84, of Vienna, died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. ...

Bernard White 1923-2020

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Bernard White died peacefully at home Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, less than a month after his 97th birthday. Bernie, along with his twin sister, Charlotte, was born in Youngstown, to Anna and Sam White. He served in the Army in World War II and was part of the first ...

Sheryl A. Stamp 1955-2020

GIRARD — Sheryl A. Stamp, 64, of Girard, passed away Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, in the comfort of her home. Sheryl was born Nov. 29, 1955, in Greenville, Pa., a daughter of John “Jack” and Phyllis (Danque) Duruttya. Sheryl was a cashier at Walmart and retired after many years. She was ...

Ann Sanders 1930-2020

CAMPBELL — Ann Sanders, 89, passed away Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, at her home, with her loving family by her side. Ann was born Dec. 13, 1930, in Campbell, the daughter of the late Zachary and Mary Simonchuk Maximov, and was a lifelong Campbell resident. Ann was a 1948 graduate of Campbell ...

Peter Karsti II 1933-2020

YOUNGSTOWN — Peter Karsti II, 87, passed away Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, at his home. Peter was born July 7, 1933, the son of Peter and Katharina Bohm Karsti in Waltersdorf, Siebenbergen. He married Eva Abrell Karsti on Jan. 12, 1951, and the couple came to the United States in 1952, ...

Virgil Y. Blosser 1925-2020

COLUMBIANA — Virgil Y. Blosser, 95, passed away early Monday morning, Oct. 26, 2020, at Whispering Pines Village, where he had been a resident since March. Mr. Blosser was born July 21, 1925, in North Lima, a son of Harvey and Celesta (Yoder) Blosser. A 1943 graduate of North Lima High ...

Joseph M. Sanders 1959-2020

AUSTINTOWN — Joseph “Joe” M. Sanders, aka “Ed Norton,” 59, of Austintown, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at his residence. Born Dec. 24, 1959, in Youngstown, Joe was the son of Francis and Mary Nancy (Canale) Sanders. Joe was a varsity fullback, wrestler, pole vaulter and ...

Helen T. Glock 1926-2020

COLUMBUS — Helen Tyma Glock, 94, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, at Kobacker House in Columbus. Helen was born Sept. 6, 1926, in Youngstown, the daughter of Louis and Catherine Tyma. She attended South High School in Youngstown. Helen was a “Rosie the Riveter” and helped the ...

Services

RICK D. AGUE, 26, Austintown. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Friday, Davis-Becker Funeral Home, Boardman. CALLING HOURS: 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, funeral home. MARY A. BAGNOLI, 79, Austintown. SERVICES: noon Thursday, Vaschak-Kirila Funeral Home. CALLING HOURS: 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, funeral home. ...

Area deaths

GLENN L. GREENFIELD, 69, formerly of Niles, died Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, in Cleveland. Services are private. (Selby-T.J. Fox) ROSEMARIE SULLIVAN, 51, of Howland, died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, at Hospice House, Poland. Services are private. (Holeton-Yuhasz) IRENE L. WAGNER, 95, of New ...