Obituaries

Mercedes N. Winger

Mercedes N. Winger, 89, of Franklin passed away at 5:35 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Sugar Creek Station. Born Feb. 17, 1924, in McKees Rocks, she was the daughter of the late Richard Charles and Caroline Catherine Boyer Miller. She was a graduate of Keystone High School. Mercedes worked many years at the American Greeting Card Factory…

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Helen G. Stahlman

Helen G. Stahlman, 94, of Clarion, died peacefully on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at Homewood at Plum Creek in Hanover, surrounded by family. Born Oct. 9, 1919, in Bridgeport, Conn., she was the daughter of Michael and Susan Paulisin Gresko. She graduated from Warren Harding High School and Bridgeport Beauty Cosmetology School in Bridgeport. Helen was married June 15,…

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Glenn W. Rhines

Glenn W. Rhines, 66, passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at his home in Kissimmee, Fla., surrounded by family. Glenn was born Aug. 13, 1947, in Oil City, a son of Ray and Ruth Rhines. He was raised in Franklin, which Glenn always considered his home, and where he met his wife, Darla (Jeanne) of 48 years.…

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Charles M. Harkless

-Charles M. Harkless, 68, of Oil City, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his residence.

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Ronald E. Hanold

Ronald E. Hanold, 85, of Emlenton, formerly of Clarion, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at Clarion Hospital. Born Jan. 20, 1928, in Franklin, he was the son of Arthur and Myrna Foy Hanold. Ronald was a graduate of Farmington High School in Tylersburg. A veteran, he served in the Navy from 1945 to 1949. Ronald was first married on May 20,…

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Mary Jo Altenburg

Mary Jo Altenburg, 59, of Oil City, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh. She was born Aug. 22, 1954, in Meadville, a daughter of the late Stephen E. Martin and Vyola G. (Sipps) Martin. Mary Jo attended St. Agatha’s and Meadville public schools, and worked at the Meadville Medical Center for 13 years.…

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John Henry Wagner

John Henry Wagner died at the age of 101 Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at the Masonic Village in Sewickley. He was born Sept. 4, 1912, in Marion, Ohio a son of the late John H. and Emma K. Snyder Wagner. John graduated from Marion High School in 1930 and taught high school shop classes for several years. He became head…

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Charles W. “Chuck” Robertson

Charles W. “Chuck” Robertson, 61, of Clarion, comfortably went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at his home, after a courageous six-month battle with cancer. Chuck was born Feb. 6, 1952, in Brookville, the son of Darwin and Maud (Harriger) Robertson. After graduating from high school, he married his high school…

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Dianne Hawk

Dianne Hawk, 59, of Rimersburg passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, as the result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born March 2, 1954, in Foxburg, the daughter of William H. and Alice L. (Sedwick) Hornberger. Dianne grew up in Templeton and lived in Clarion County most of her life. She attended Redbank Valley High School and…

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David B. Doutt Sr.

David B. Doutt Sr., 70, 1SG USA (Ret.), beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Houston, Texas. David is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Johnine; a sister, Dory Wagner ofSan Diego; a daughter, Catherine Cerdedo and her husband Adrian and their daughter, Katie; a son, David…

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