Richard L. Cipranic

Jul 12, 2023

Richard L. Cipranic, 77, of Burgettstown; Hanover Twp., passed away after a brief illness on Wednesday evening, July 12, 2023.

He was born on November 18, 1945 in Washington the son of the late Louis Cipranic, Jr. and Helen Babyak Cipranic.

A 1963 graduate of the Union High School in Burgettstown, he retired after 23 years from Langeloth Metallurgical Company.


David Paul Moskal

Jul 9, 2023

This world lost a kind, intelligent man and dedicated craftsman when David Paul Moskal of Burgettstown passed away, surrounded by his family, on July 9, 2023 after a 13-month unfair fight against cancer.

He was born on March 21, 1960 to Edward “Mutch” Moskal and Mary Ellen Frame Moskal of Meadowlands, PA. He was a 1978 graduate of Chartiers-Houston High School. 

Dave’s career of woodworking began at...

Russell Louis Fafette

Jun 14, 2023

Russell F. Fafette, 87, most recently of Weirton, WV, passed away on Tuesday June 14, 2023 under the care of Valley Hospice in Steubenville, OH.

He was born on January 20, 1936 a son of the late Russell Fafette and Meryl Malone Atkinson. 

After graduating from high school he earned his associates degree and had a long career as a...

William Cunningham

Jun 8, 2023

William Cunningham of Hanover Twp., Burgettstown passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Thursday morning June 8, 2023 three weeks after his 100th birthday. 

He was born to Elmer and Irma Wilson Cunningham in Langeloth, PA one of 13 children.

He lost his greatest love Marie DeCook Cunningham on May 22, 2019. They were married on September...

Gloria A. Swan

Jun 5, 2023

Gloria A. Swan, 90, of Burgettstown; formerly of Brookline, was reunited with her beloved husband Thomas on Monday morning, June 5, 2023. She was born on March 23, 1933 in McKeesport a daughter of the late James and Emma Radburn Rodriguez. After graduating from Duquesne University, she taught school at Resurrection Elementary in Brookline and retired from Presbyterian Hospital where...

Robert Layne Harris

May 23, 2023

Robert Layne Harris, 71, of Paris; Hanover Twp., passed away on Tuesday evening May 23, 2023 in his home after a lengthy illness.He was born on October 3, 1951 in Paris a son of the late John and Naomi Caseman Harris who were both longtime teachers in Burgettstown.A 1969 graduate of the Union High School in Burgettstown, he owned and...

Jacqueline Ann Beiter

May 17, 2023

Jacqueline Ann Beiter, 40, of Burgettstown; Hanover Township, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Wednesday afternoon May 17, 2023 in her home.

She was born on April 3, 1983 in Meadville, PA a daughter of Rebecca Ingram Julian of Weirton, WV and Marv Klemash of Hanover Twp.

Jackie enjoyed music and most of all spending time with her daughter...

Margaret L. McGinnis

May 11, 2023

Mrs. Margaret L. McGinnis, 92, of Eldersville, passed away on Thursday evening May 11, 2023 in Townview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Canonsburg.  She was born on May 7, 1931 in Louise, WV a daughter of Theodore and Edna Campbell Shorts. Her husband, James E. McGinnis preceded her in death in 2010.  To honor her wishes, services and interment in the...

Rosalie Miller Craig

May 7, 2023

Rosalie Miller Craig, 82, of Burgettstown, passed away on Sunday morning May 7, 2023 in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. She was born on June 20, 1940 a daughter of the late Mary and Del St. Clair Miller.   Rosalie met her beloved husband William Rea Craig by chance at a dance hall in 1959. After only three short dances and...

Gary Albert Fodor

May 6, 2023

Gary Albert Fodor, 71, of Burgettstown passed away unexpectedly with his daughter by his side, on Saturday morning May 6, 2023 in the Weirton Medical Center. He was born on April 22, 1952 a son of the late Albert and Wanda Hodge Fodor. After graduation from the Burgettstown High School he worked for Weirton Steel where after retiring he attended I.T. Technical...