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May 8, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

William H. Basinger


William H. Basinger, 75, of Connellsville passed away Saturday May 6, 2017 in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Vito C. Martucci   Funeral Home, 123 S. First St. More...

John Matrunics


John Matrunics, 82, of Connellsville, passed away Sunday May 7, 2017 at his residence comforted by his loving family.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Vito C. Martucci   Funeral Home, 123 S. First St. More...

Martha A. Luppold


Martha Ann Durstine Luppold, 90, of Connellsville, passed away peacefully Thursday, May 4, 2017, in the Harmon House, Mt. Pleasant. She was born Dec. 24, 1926, in Scottdale, a daughter of the late Clarence and Hazel Marie Lynn Durstine. More...

U.S. bobsledder Steven Holcomb, 37, found dead

Steven Holcomb was simultaneously ordinary and remarkable. America’s best bobsled pilot was a self-described computer geek who would rub elbows with Hollywood stars. More...

William E. Leshko


William Edward Leshko, 80, of Tarrs, died Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Excela Health- Frick Hospital, Mount Pleasant.  Mr. Leshko was born Sept. More...

Richard A. McClain


Richard A. Rick McClain, Sr., 52, of Bullskin Twp. passed away Friday, May 5, 2017 in Uniontown Hospital. He was born Sept. 17, 1964, in Indiana, a son of the late Robert and Barb (Evans) Mc- Clain Sr. More...

Club owner who turned Sunset Strip into rock heaven dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mario Maglieri, the Hollywood entrepreneur who doubled as a godfather figure to generations of rock stars from the Doors’ Jim Morrison to Guns ‘N Roses’ Axl Rose, has died at age 93. More...

Father of acting Wilson brothers dead at 76

DALLAS (AP) — Robert A. Wilson, father of actors Luke, Owen and Andrew Wilson, and a landmark public television station executive who introduced “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” to its first American audience, has died in Dallas. He was 76. More...

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