Roby L. Pettigrew of Hermitage passed away unexpectedly Monday evening (2-8-16) in his home. He was 57.

William Finley Smith of Slippery Rock Township passed away at 5 a.m. Feb. 9, 2016, in Grove Manor Personal Care, Grove City. He was 84.

Deborah J. Vaughn of Sharon passed away at 10:45 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in her home after a long, courageous battle with cancer. She was 54. 

Otha James “O.J.” Page passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Feb. 3, 2016, in Nugent Convalescent Home in Hermitage. He was 72.

Eleanor L. Roth passed away at 6:15 p.m. Monday (2-8-16) in UPMC Horizon, Farrell. She was 92.

D. Ralph Bouch of Butler died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. He was 83.

Candace Arlene “Candi” Adams, of Lackawannock Township, passed away at 12:21 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh, following an extended illness. She was 66.

Ralph D. Reynolds of Grove City passed away at 11:02 a.m. Sunday, February 7, 2016, in Orchard Manor. He was 83.

M. Cathryn Bagley of Hermitage, formerly of Baltimore, died peacefully surrounded by her family and friends at 2:40 a.m. Jan. 11, 2016 in her residence. She was 101.

John Borko, Hermitage, passed away peacefully of natural causes at 11:30 p.m. Saturday (2-6-16) in UPMC Horizon, Farrell, following an extended illness. He was 75.

Mabel L. Sanford, Mercer, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at 12:59 p.m. Saturday (2-6-16) at home after an extended illness. She was 65.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday for Armenio "Mino" J. Palombi, 88, of Hermitage, formerly of 2210 Anchorage Road, Sharpsville, who passed away unexpectedly Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

Mary Pop of Hermitage passed away unexpectedly of natural causes Thursday (2-4-16) afternoon in her home. She was 92.

Doris D. Walker, formerly of Oak Hill Drive Extension, Grove City, passed away Thursday evening, Feb. 4, 2016, in Trinity Living Center, Grove City. She was 82.

Funeral service is Monday for Eugene “Gene” D. Rodgers of Sharon, who died at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016 in UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, after an extended illness. He was 64.

John Cornell Sulick, 82, of Sharon, passed away on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in the hospital of Sharon Regional Health System.

A funeral service will be Saturday for John G. Barker, Hermitage, who passed away unexpectedly Wednesday (2-3-16) after a fall at his residence. He was 89. 

Frank J. Mlakar, formerly of Farrell, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. He was 94.

A private funeral service will be held Saturday for Robert A. Collins Sr., of Shady Avenue, Greenville, who passed away unexpectedly of natural causes Tuesday evening, Feb. 2, 2016, in West Salem Township. He was 80.

Gerald “Jerry” M. Cousins of Sharpsville passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday (2-2-16) in Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. He was 80.

Sandra J. Sakonyi, of Constantia, N.Y., formerly of the Shenango Valley, passed away Monday (2-1-16) in her home surrounded by her family. She was 69.

A memorial service will be Saturday for John D. Mattocks of Clark, who passed away in his home at 3:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, after a brief illness. He was 77.

Marjorie L. Brown of Hermitage, formerly of West Middlesex, died at 2:20 a.m. Wednesday (2-3-16) in Nugent’s Convalescent Home after an extended illness. She was 90.

Grayce L. Shaffer of Hermitage passed away at 1:43 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in her residence. She was 74.

Funeral service will be Friday for Dorothy J. Young of Hermitage, who died at 9:50 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, surrounded by her family in her residence after an extended illness. She was 77.

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Mr. Robert Deron Brown of Farrell departed this life on Jan. 26, 2016, in the hospital of Sharon Regional Health System. He was 42.

Michele Aline Byerly, formerly of Hermitage, passed away unexpectedly at age 54 at her home in La Barge, Wyo., on Jan.  17, 2016. 

LOS ANGELES – Christopher Wesley Tota of Los Angeles passed away in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, of complications awaiting his third heart transplant. He was 39.

Melvin R. McCullough of Sharpsville, formerly of Hermitage, passed away after a brief illness, surrounded by his family at 9:20 p.m. Sunday in his son’s residence. He was 84.

Patricia Ann Wheeler, formerly of Sandy Lake, passed away Jan. 29, 2016, near Dallas, Texas, where she made her home for many years. She was 67.

Ora “Alice” Montgomery, a lifelong resident of Grove City, passed away Monday morning, Feb. 1, 2016, in Butler Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. She was 75.

Debra Sue Miller Cooper, 58, of Slippery Rock, passed away at her residence on Jan. 28, 2016. 

Margaret “Marge” M. Jones, a longtime resident of Wheatland, passed away at 6:15 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in Clepper Manor, Sharon, after an extended illness. She was 88.