Obituaries July 8

July 7, 2013

Kimberly Ann Bunner

Beloved wife, loving mother, adored aunt

Kimberly Ann Bunner, 47, of Canonsburg, after 12 years of being a witness to the Lord’s strength, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, July 3, 2013.

She was the beloved wife of 20 years to Matt Bunner.

Born October 31, 1965, in St. Louis, Mo., she was a daughter of Paul and the late Dorothy Junker.

She was the loving mother and friend to Haylee and Cameron Bunner; sister of Tim Junker, Douglas Ehret and the late Donald Junker; and also the adored aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Bunner also leaves behind her faithful dog, Harry.

Through her trials, her faith in the Lord grew stronger every day.

Her English roots inspired her love of flowers and gardening.

She always said her most important job was being a mother. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, 724-260-5546. At the family’s request, viewing will be held privately. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 14, in Abundant Life Baptist Church, 269 Cameron Road, Washington, 724-225-5355. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Inheritance of Hope at Please view and sign the family’s guest book at

Arlene M. Blauser Garbarino

Enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren

On Sunday, July 7, 2013, Arlene Garbarino, 61, passed away in her Midway home with her family at her side.

She was born April 12, 1952, in Ridgway, a daughter of John and Jacqueline Garity Blauser of Ridgway.

Also surviving are her beloved husband, William Moore Garbarino Jr.; two daughters, Heather Marie Mastic of Midway and Jeannette (Brian) Burholt of Pittsburgh; five grandchildren, Jessica and Cody Mastic, and Isabella, Alayna and Olivia Burholt; two sisters, Judy Lunder of St. Marys and Kathy VanOrsdale of Ridgway; mother-in-law Eileen Garbarino; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and traveling to yard sales and flea markets. Mrs. Garbarino also donated her time to Midway Community Center, the Girl Scouts, where she served as a leader, and to Midway Fire Department.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Thomas-Little Funeral Service Inc., 106 St. John Street, Midway. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, in St. Ann’s Roman Catholic Church, Bulger. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations my be made to Washington Hospital hospice care, The Washington Hospital Foundation, 155 Wilson Avenue, Washington PA 15301-9986. Friends may sign a guest book at

Inez E. Fike Horner

Member of Bethlehem Baptist Church

Inez E. Fike Horner, 75, of Waynesburg, died at 11:50 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, in her home.

She was born Sunday, December 19, 1937, in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Joseph W. Fike and Effie Mae McDowell Fike.

Mrs. Horner was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Ruff Creek. She also was a member of Women of the Moose 888 of Waynesburg.

She had worked for 39 years as a tester for Pennsylvania Alltel Inc. She retired April 4, 1997.

Her husband, Richard C. Horner, whom she married September 1, 1962, died March 18, 2006.

Surviving are sister Margaret “Peg” Ross of Waynesburg; brother Jack A. (Sue) Fike of Waynesburg; and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are three brothers, Fred Allen Fike, Martin Louis Fike and Robert C. Fike.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no public visitation or services. Private graveside services will be held at a later date at Olive Cemetery in Pentress, W.Va., with Pastor David Earnest officiating. Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home Inc., Daryl L. Throckmorton, owner/director, 197 N. Maiden Street, Waynesburg, are in charge of arrangements. Information is available at

Service times have changed for Kenneth A. Linton, whose obituary was published Saturday.

A blessing service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, in Greenlee Funeral Home, Bentleyville.

Ruth M. Rehonic

Loved singing in the church choir

Ruth M. Rehonic, 83, of Finleyville, died Saturday, July 6, 2013, in HCR-ManorCare, McMurray.

She was born March 10, 1930, in Hackett, a daughter of Anthony and Rose Trobenter Shuder.

Mrs. Rehonic was a homemaker and a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Finleyville.

She had a great smile and a great love of the Lord, her family and friends.

Mrs. Rehonic loved singing in the church choir, playing bingo and rooting for the Pirates.

She will be missed by furry friends Tanner and Cally.

Surviving are two sons, Stanley Rehonic and wife Carol of Lilburn, Ga., and Kevin Rehonic of Finleyville; two daughters, Rosmari Trump and husband David of Irving, Texas, and Leslie Rehonic of Finleyville; two brothers, Robert Shuder and wife Elizabeth of Yorktown, Va., and Gary Shuder of Midway; sister-in-law Helen Shuder of Connellsville; three grandchildren, David and Sara Trump and Sam Rehonic; and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are her husband, Stanley Rehonic Jr., who died in October 1991; daughter Laurel Rehonic; brother Leonard Shuder; and nephew Clay Shuder.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Kegel Funeral Home Inc., Tim P. Kegel, supervisor, 3560 Washington Avenue, Finleyville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, in St. Francis Church, Finleyville, with the Rev. Richard Tusky as celebrant. Internment will follow in Finleyville Cemetery.

James Tanner Stout-Wilson

Loving brother, son and friend

James Tanner Stout-Wilson, 18, of Washington, formerly of Hale Center, Texas, died Saturday, July 6, 2013.

He was born December 13, 1994, a son of Jerry Hill and Jennifer Stout.

Also surviving are sister Brittany (Hugo Mondragon) Stout of Washington and two brothers, Jacob Hill and Ryan Bristow, both of Washington.

Mr. Stout-Wilson worked for a local restaurant in Washington.

He was a loving brother, son and friend and will be sadly missed by all.

There will be no viewing or services in Washington. All funeral arrangements, viewing and services will take place in Hale Center.

Local arrangements have been entrusted to Warco-Falvo Funeral Home Inc., Wilson at E. Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, supervisor/director, Susan Falvo Warco, director S. Timothy Warco II, director. Condolences may be expressed at

Robert A. Vihlidal

Robert A. Vihlidal, 84, of Bentleyville, died Saturday, July 6, 2013, in Golden Living Center, Waynesburg.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by John B. Greenlee Funeral Home, 2830 Main St., Beallsville.

A complete obituary will appear in a later edition.

Homer Lee Washington

Homer Lee Washington, 56, of Washington, died Saturday, July 6, 2013, in Washington Hospital.

Arrangements entrusted to William G. Neal Funeral Home Inc., Washington, 724-225-8122.

A complete obituary will appear in a later edition.

Bonnie Ruth Sneddon Williams


Bonnie Ruth Sneddon Williams, 66, of South Fayette, died peacefully at home surrounded by her family Sunday, July 7, 2013.

She was the beloved wife of Don Williams for 46 years; loving mother of Donnie Williams (Kara), Jen Lenhart (Todd) and Jessica Williams; proud grandmother of Gabe, Alec and Kathryn Williams and Ty, Livy, Ellie and Halle Lenhart; sister of James Sneddon (Noreen); daughter of the late Ruth (Jordan) and E. James Sneddon; joyful aunt to nieces and nephews; cherished foster mother to precious children and special friend to many.

Mrs. Williams was born December 1, 1946, and grew up in Midway.

She graduated from Fort Cherry High School in 1964 and the Washington Hospital School of Nursing in 1967.

After marrying Don April 29, 1967, she was a nurse for many years before giving her undivided attention to her children as a homemaker.

She had a unique gift in loving people from the moment she met them. She touched the lives of many – her Providence Presbyterian Church family, Boxwood and Pinewood Drive neighbors and anyone she came in contact with. “You only need one Bonnie in your life!” said a friend recently. The love she showed toward many reflected the personal relationship she had with Jesus Christ and His love for her.

Family and friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Warchol Funeral Home Inc., 3060 Washington Pike, Bridgeville, 412-221-3333. A service of worship celebrating Mrs. William’s life will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, in Providence Presbyterian Church, McKees Rocks. Interment will follow in Center Cemetery, Midway. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial donations to the Providence Presbyterian Church Building Fund. View and send condolences at

Ruth Ann Williams

Ruth Ann Williams, 56, of Eighty Four, died Sunday, July 7, 2013, in McKeesport Hospital.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Frye Funeral Home Inc., 427 West Main Street, Monongahela.

A complete obituary will appear in a later edition.

Steve J. Yucha

Steve J. “Cateye” “Booze” Yucha, 85, of Spraggs, formerly of Mt. Morris, died at 11:20 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, in his home.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home Inc., Mt. Morris.

A complete obituary and arrangements will appear in a later edition.



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