Obituaries

Dorsey Ray Williams

Dorsey Ray Williams, 80, of Grafton, went to be with the Lord on Friday, May 29, 2020, at his residence with his loving family by his side.... more

Mary Ellen Peters

Mary Ellen Peters, 91, of Grafton, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020, at Mapleshire Nursing Home, Morgantown.... more

Helen Marie Weaver

Helen Marie Weaver, 97 of Independence, WV, passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2020, at Rosewood Health Care Center with her loving family by her side.... more

Denzil Warren Westfall

Denzil Warren Westfall, 79, of Grafton, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2020 at his residence.... more

Murrell Edwin Bolliger

Murrell Edwin Bolliger, 85, of Winchester, VA died on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center.... more

Russell Dayne Gray

Russell Dayne Gray, 78, of Grafton, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2020, at his residence with his loving family by his side. ... more

Sheila Pearl Austin

Sheila Pearl Austin, 77, of Grafton, passed away Sunday, May 17, 2020, at the United Hospital Center, in Clarksburg. ... more

Katheryn O. “Kate” Dean

Katheryn O. “Kate” Dean, 97 of Grafton, passed away at the residence of her son Kenneth Dean in Fairmont, Sunday, May 17, 2020. ... more

William Ira Beltner

William Ira Beltner, 74, of Grafton, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020 at his residence. ... more

Garry Michael Richman

Garry Michael Richman, 71, of Fairmont, died on May 12, 2020, one day short of his 72 birthday. ... more

Charles Luther Lantz

Charles Luther Lantz, age 83, of Thorn Lane, Grafton, WV, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2020, at his residence surrounded by his beloved family.... more

Jasper A. “Jay” Kalo

Jasper A. “Jay” Kalo, 93, passed away Sunday, May 17, 2020 at Home Away from Home in Grafton.... more

James Owen Haller

James Owen Haller, 41, of Grafton, passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at Grafton City Hospital. He was born February 25, 1979 in Grafton. ... more

 

Hazel Joan J. (Gawthrop) Hardesty

Hazel Joan J. (Gawthrop) Hardesty, 88, of Newark, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at Licking Memorial Hospital (Hospice) with her daughter by her side.... more

Lloyd W. “Jr.” Pye

Lloyd W. “Jr.” Pye, 66, of Gordon, AL, passed away with his wife, Judy, and their dog, Maggie, in a house fire on May 7, 2020.... more

Lawrence Jeffrey Corbett

Lawrence Jeffrey Corbett, age 82, of Beech Street, Grafton, WV, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020, at the Home Away from Home Assisted Living Facility in Grafton.... more

John T. (Terry) Moore

John T. (Terry) Moore, of 37 Keener St., Grafton, WV, passed away April 7, 2020 at the Veterans Medical Center and laid to rest at the National Veterans Cemetery at Grafton. ... more

Joseph “Joey” Heinzman

Joseph “Joey” Heinzman, 63, of Morgantown, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020, in Grafton. ... more

Steven Lincoln Rodgers

Steven Lincoln Rodgers, age 21, of Grafton, WV, and formerly of Petersburg, WV, passed away on Friday, May 1, 2020 in Morgantown, WV as a result of an automobile accident. ... more

Ava “Avonelle” (Durrett) McCauley

Ava “Avonelle” (Durrett) McCauley, age 88, of Turner Road, Grafton, WV, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2020 at the Home Away from Home Assisted Living.... more

Sherry Ann Weaver

Sherry Ann Weaver, age 71, of West Main Street, Grafton, WV, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at the Grafton City Hospital.... more

Terry P. "Wally" Steadman

Terry P. “Wally” Steadman, 77, of Grafton, passed away on Monday, April 27, 2020, at Madison Center in Morgantown.... more

Gloria Ann Haller

Gloria Ann Haller, 73, of Grafton, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2020. ... more

Betty Jean (McDonald) Boylen

Betty Jean (McDonald) Boylen, age 63, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020, at her residence. ... more

Janet Lee Jakeway Hardesty

Janet Lee Jakeway Hardesty, 73, of Thornton, WV, passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2020, at Ward Memorial Hospital, Berkeley Spring. ... more

June Lovis Crews

June Lovis Crews, 90, of Grafton, WV, passed away on Monday April 6, 2020 at her home, with her loving husband by her side.... more

James Wesley Watkins

James Wesley Watkins, 54, of Grafton, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at Grafton City Hospital. ... more

Karen Lee Nicola

Karen Lee Nicola, 69, of Grafton, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at Mon Health Medical Center, formerly Mon General Hospital. ... more

Leslie Lynn Moats

Leslie Lynn Moats, 59, of Grafton formerly of Elkton, VA, passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at her sister’s home, Monica McNemar, with her loving family by her side. ... more

Helen Jean Mason

Helen Jean Mason, 81, of Grafton, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at her residence. ... more

Virginia Ruth (Brown) Work

Virginia Ruth (Brown) Work, age 99, of Haymond Road, Grafton, WV, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the home of Donna and Lonnie Mayle.... more

Steve Katsan

Steve Katsan, 87, of Grafton, West Virginia and Arlington, Virginia, passed away on Tuesday, March 18, 2020, at Sunrise of Arlington. ... more

Harry Lee Knotts

Harry Lee Knotts, 77, of Grafton, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at Grafton City Hospital, with his loving family by his side. ... more

James Harry “Spike” Gray

James Harry “Spike” Gray, 72, of Thornton, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at home with his loving family by his side.... more

Marianne Kite

Marianne Kite, 71 of Clarksburg formerly of Grafton passed away at United Hospital Center, on March 17, 2020... more

Milford “Eddy” Wiseman

Milford “Eddy” Wiseman, age 81 of Fairmont, WV (formerly of Paradise Cove, Knottsville) passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at the Tygart Center in Fairmont.... more

Roberta Blair “Bobbie” (Williams) Riffle

Roberta Blair “Bobbie” (Williams) Riffle, 93, of Grafton, WV passed away on March 10, 2020, after a full life, from complications related to heart disease.... more

 

West Virginia Must Reconfigure Its Role in Providing America’s Energy for the Future

West Virginia’s long history of providing energy for the United States is growing with the times, and we need to align ourselves for the future by retaining the maximum value from our resources and creating jobs in the process.... more

Michael Lee Baughman

Michael Lee Baughman, 70, of Grafton, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at Rosewood Center, Grafton.... more

Ronald D. “Ronnie” Vincent

Ronald D. “Ronnie” Vincent, 83, of Flemington, WV, passed away on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at the United Hospital Center in Bridgeport. ... more

R.M. “Mickey” Swick

R.M. “Mickey” Swick, 77, of Grafton, passed away on February 28.... more

James Jacob May

James Jacob May, 71, of Grafton, formerly of Thornton, passed away at Grafton City Hospital on Saturday, February 29, 2020.... more

Donnard Rex Weaver

Donnard Rex Weaver, 73, of Grafton, passed away at home, with his loving family by his side on Friday, February, 28, 2020. ... more

Annetta Louise Green

Annetta Louise Green, 76 of Flemington passed away on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at Ruby Memorial Hospital with her loving family by her side.... more

Richard Wayne “Rick” Brown Jr.

Richard Wayne “Rick” Brown Jr., 61, of Flemington, WV, passed away on Friday, February 7, 2020. ... more

Freda E. (Mason) Gillespie

Freda E. (Mason) Gillespie, age 88, of West Hill Road (formerly of W. Wilford Street) Grafton, WV, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at the home of Lonnie and Donna Mayle.... more

Harry Elbert Baker

Harry Elbert Baker, age 78, of Wendel Road, Grafton, WV, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020, surrounded by his family.... more

Janet “Elaine” Wolfe Hunt

Janet “Elaine” Wolfe Hunt, 85, forever in our hearts, passed away peacefully on February 18, 2020 in Naples FL surrounded by her loving family.... more

Clarice M. Saunders

Clarice M. Saunders, 85, of Grafton, WV and formerly Anmoore, passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2020.... more