Dennis L. Ruby, 67

Dennis Lee Ruby, 67, of Malvern, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021, at Aultman Health Foundation.   Born June 12, 1954, in Canton, he was a son to the late George Ruby and Mary Imes Ohler.    Dennis enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and watching them play sports.  He also enjoyed

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Jason S. Earley, 47

Jason S. Earley, 47, of Alliance, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, in Aultman-Alliance Hospital following an apparent heart attack.   Born Oct. 11, 1974, in Canton, he was a son to Dave and Sheila (Kertes) Earley of Carrollton.   He is a construction worker for Hammond Construction.  He loved hunting, kayaking, spending time in the outdoors, being

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Donna K. Beckley, 69

Donna K. Beckley, 69, of Carrollton, passed away Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, at Aultman Hospital after a short illness.  Born May 15, 1952, in Steubenville, she was a daughter to the late Lloyd and Zelda (Emerick) Davis. Donna married John E. Beckley, Sr. in November 1967. He passed away July

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Dottie A. Bechel, 61

Dottie Ann Bechtel, 61, of Minerva, passed away at The Merriman Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021.   Born Nov. 22, 1959, in Canton, she was a daughter to Herbert William and Marjory Jean (Hannen) Burleson.   Dottie worked in the food service industry as a cook at Republic Steel and most recently at

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Donald G. DeVore, 81

Donald G. DeVore, 81, of East Springfield passed away Friday afternoon Oct. 15, 2021, at Weirton Medical Center. Born July 11, 1940, in Steubenville, he was a son of the late Glenn O. and Anna Bihary DeVore.  Donald worked for Ohio Edison at the Sammis and Berger Plants in the

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Frank J. Hezoucky, Jr., 79

On Oct. 13, 2021, Frank John Hezoucky Jr., after complications from a fight with a nefarious criminal named Parkinson, who has plagued our society for far too long, passed away peacefully surrounded by family.  His family, friends and acquaintances knew him only as a kind and mild-mannered gentle man, who

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Laura R. McClaskey, 96

Laura Rebecca McClaskey, 96, of Carrollton, passed away Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, at Mercy Medical Center in Canton. Born Feb. 14, 1925, in Akron, she was a daughter of the late Homer M. and Mary C. (Hughes) Miller.  Laura was dearly loved by her family, raising five children on her own. They

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PH James S. Elifritz, 85

PH James S. Elifritz, 85, of Carrollton, (Leavittsville), passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, Oct. 12, 2021, in Community Hospice Truman House at New Philadelphia. Born May 5, 1936, in Canton, he was the son of the late Boyd and Mildred (Ashworth) Elifritz.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in

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Joanne J. Keyser, 79

Joanne J. Keyser, 79, of Carrollton, passed away Oct. 9, 2021, at Mercy Hospital in Canton. Born Sept. 14, 1942, in Charleston, WV, she was a daughter to the late Harold and May (Carney) Babe.  During her life, Joanne was a member of the Suburban Church of Christ and the

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Daniel H. Masalko, 70

Daniel Hubert Masalko, 70, of Minerva, passed away at Aultman Health Foundation Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021.   Born June 2, 1951, in Canton, he was a son to Wallace and Anna (Brown) Masalko. Daniel is survived by his companion of 34 years, Margaret Meyers of Minerva; a sister, Linda Crosland of

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