Thomas, John L. “Jack”

John L. “Jack” Thomas, age 88, of North East, died Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at Edinboro Manor.

Born in Beaver Falls on August 30, 1935, he was the son of Jesse and Nellie Buzzard Thomas. John enjoyed fishing, hunting, and vegetable gardening. He was blessed with a loving and close family, and he always made time […]

By |February 20th, 2024|Edinboro|0 Comments

Tobin, Edward B. “Toby”

Edward B. Tobin, “Toby”, age 84, died February 12, 2024 at his home in Edinboro after an extended illness. Born in Erie on May 20, 1939, he was a son of the late Lawrence and Irene Kingston Tobin and a lifelong resident of Edinboro. Ed enjoyed many friendships and will be deeply missed.

After graduating from […]

By |February 12th, 2024|Edinboro|5 Comments

Houghton, Paulene Reese Shields

Paulene Reese Shields Houghton, of Edinboro, died at the age of 93 on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 after a brief illness. She was born May 6, 1930 in Silver City, NM to Norman Reese and Glea Watson Reese. She was the oldest of five children.

Paulene grew up in several small towns in New Mexico. After […]

By |January 17th, 2024|Edinboro|3 Comments

Ford, Leland “Lee” Ellis Sr.

Leland “Lee” Ellis Ford Sr., age 77, of Edinboro, died Thursday, December 28, 2023 with family by his side. He was born September 19, 1946 in Erie, Pennsylvania, the youngest child of Helen Mae (Hinds) and Charles Roland Ford. He adored his parents and looked fondly on his childhood.

Lee served in the United States Navy, […]

By |December 28th, 2023|Edinboro|0 Comments

Tobin, Linda Lu

Linda Lu Tobin, age 81, of Edinboro, passed away peacefully on December 9th, 2023, surrounded by her children. Born June 17th, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Esther Frantz. Linda married her best friend Jerry in 1965, with whom she had five children: Laura, Joseph, Lisa, Christine, and Marianne. Always the […]

By |December 9th, 2023|Edinboro|0 Comments

Houghton, Debra Maurine

Debra Maurine Houghton, age 70, of McKean, passed in her home on December 6th, 2023. She was born at St. Francis Hospital in Monroe, Louisiana, a daughter of W.C. and Viola Lloyd Johnston. Deb served in the U.S. Army for a total of four years and worked for the U.S. Postal Service for five. She […]

By |December 6th, 2023|Edinboro|5 Comments

Soltesz, Eugene Frank Sr.

Eugene Frank Soltesz Sr., age 90, of Edinboro, passed away Thursday, November 30, 2023 at Edinboro Manor where he resided for a brief time. During his time of failing health, he was loved and well-cared for by his wife Marion and five children.

Gene was born in Edinboro on July 19, 1933 to the late Bertrand […]

By |November 30th, 2023|Edinboro|10 Comments

Post, Edward Lee

Edward Lee Post, age 86, of Erie, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at Manchester Commons. He was born in Maysville, KY on March 5, 1937 to the late Alton Edward Post and Mary Lillian Hickerson Post. He was preceded in death by his wife Naomi Ruth Post in 1997.

Ed served in the […]

By |November 21st, 2023|Edinboro|2 Comments

Reichart, Julie Dudash

     Julie Dudash Reichart, aged 96, a resident of Franklin Township, Edinboro, PA since 1952, passed away peacefully on Friday, Oct. 6th, 2023, at the Regency at South Shore in Erie.  She had been in declining health.  Julie was born on October 19th, 1926, in Butler, PA.  She was a twin, born to the late […]

By |October 6th, 2023|Edinboro|0 Comments

Simpson, Melvina

Melvina Simpson, age 75, of Edinboro, passed away at home on Tuesday, September 19, 2023. She was born July 5, 1948 in Tonawanda, NY, the daughter of the late Melvin Eugene Fyke and Irene Joyce Lamonde Fyke.

She is survived by her husband, Allen J. Simpson; two sons – Donald Eckman and his wife Sandra, and […]

By |September 19th, 2023|Edinboro|0 Comments