Category Archives: Obituaries

Sister Kathleen Schiffer

Sister Kathleen Schiffer, a Wheeling native, daughter of the late Frank and Elizabeth Flynn Schiffer, died November 13, 2019.  She attended Corpus Christi Grade School and Wheeling Central Catholic High…

Rev. Mr. John Joseph Lynch

On September 23, 2019, Rev. Mr. John Joseph Lynch, beloved husband of Linda Louellen Lynch, surrounded by love and prayer led by Rev. Mr. and Mrs. Lou Belldina and wife,…

Sister Mary Edward Mack, SAC

Sister Mary Edward Mack, SAC (Kathleen Teresa Mack) a member of the Pallottine Missionary Sisters, died on November 30, 2018, at the age of 82, at St. Mary’s Convent Infirmary…

Sister Dorothy (Nicholas) Antonazzo, CSJ

Sister Dorothy (Nicholas) Antonazzo, CSJ, 90, died May 12, 2018, in her 72nd year as a Sister of St. Joseph of Baden. The daughter of Nicholas and Louise Letizia Antonazzo,…

Sister Carol Hannig, CSJ

Sister Carol Hannig, daughter of the late Adolph R. and Ann Pappa Hannig, died at Wheeling Hospital on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. She was born in Wheeling on September 11,…

Sister Georgine Grabenstein, OSU

Sister Georgine Grabenstein, O.S.U., 99, died at Nazareth Home-Clifton, Louisville, Ky., on Friday, June 2, 2017. A native of Cumberland, Md., she entered the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville in 1938…

Martha Zinser Cramer

Martha Zinser Cramer, 93, of Williamstown died Monday, June 12, 2017, at Belpre Landing Rehab and Nursing Facility in Belpre, Ohio. She was born in Chillicothe, Ill., on February 13,…

Father Walter H. Buckius, SJ

Father Walter A. Buckius, SJ, 96, died on April 25, 2017, at Manresa Hall, Philadelphia. He was born on July 13, 1920, the son of the late Harry Buckius and…

Father Addison George Wright, PSS

Father Addison George Wright, PSS, was born on June 28, 1932, in Bridgeport, Conn., to Addison and Ann (nee Dowd) Wright. He had no siblings and both parents are deceased….

Sister Diane McCalley, CSJ

Sister Diane (Emmanuel) McCalley, CSJ, 79, died Sunday, January 22, 2017, in the 59th year of her religious life as a Sister of St. Joseph (since 1980) and a Benedictine…