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September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

Rev. Terry D.Butters

South Connellsville

Rev. Terry D. Butters, 69, of South Connellsville, passed away Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, in Highlands Hospital.  He was born Oct. 16, 1947, in Albion, Mich., a son of Marcia (Hammontree) Butters of Homer, Mich., and the late Darrel Butters.  More...

Eugene V. Cavalier

Formerly of Connellsville

Eugene Victor “Gene” Cavalier, went home on Sept. 8, 2017, to the arms of Jesus and to those who loved him and went before him.  More...

Susan H. Torri

Formerly of Mt. Pleasant

Susan Halsted Torri, 74, of Woodlyn, died Sept. 9, 2017, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.  Born in Mt. Pleasant, she was the daughter of the late Irving L. and Mildred A. More...

‘Pinocchio,’ ‘Fantasia’ animator ‘X’ Atencio dead

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Xavier “X’’ Atencio, an animator behind early Disney movies including “Pinocchio” and “Fantasia” and “imagineer” behind beloved Disneyland rides like “Pirates of the More...

Donald G. Ludwig II


Donald Guie Ludwig II, 61, of Dunbar, passed away peacefully at his residence on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017.  He was born on Nov. 14, 1955, in Connellsville, the son of the late Donald G. Sr. More...

Evelyn L. Kaper


Evelyn L. Burke Kaper, 86, of Scottdale, passed away peacefully early Tuesday morning, Sept. 12, 2017, in the Scottdale Manor Rehabilitation Center in the caring presence of family.  Evelyn was born Dec. More...

Visionary British theater director Peter Hall dies at 86

LONDON (AP) — Peter Hall, a visionary theater director and impresario who founded the Royal Shakespeare Company and helped build Britain’s National Theatre into a producing powerhouse, has died. He was 86. More...

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