| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Santa Ana, Calif.: A celebration of life for Betty Pierson, 95, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Aberdeen.
Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, Aberdeen, with Pastor Jeff Whillock officiating at...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Ernest Eldridge Sr., 76, of Waynesburg, passed away Sunday, June 30, at Kindred Health Care in Danville.
Born Aug. 15, 1936, in Blackey, Ernest was a son of the late Howard and Mary Caudill Eldridge. He was a veteran of the Air Force, a retired assembly...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:30 AM
A diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia can be devastating for patients and their families. Luckily, there's no shortage of information on every facet of the condition. We've chosen the most reliable Web sites that provide guidance...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Gary Lee DeWeerd, 64, of 60 Broadway, Hagerstown, Md., lost his battle with Alzheimer's disease Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Reeders Memorial Home in Boonsboro, Md.
Born April 7, 1949, in Holland, Mich., he was the son of Donna Mae VanWiernan DeWeerd and...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Williamston, Mich.: Norma Eilene (Wallace) Willoughby of Williamston, Mich., passed away on June 18, 2013, at the age of 79. She was preceded in death by her parents, Norman Wallace Sr. and Cornelia (Greeno) Wallace; and brothers: Bruce, Keith, and Norman...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Judith Ellen Sherwood Farrar of Harbor Springs, formerly of Columbus, Ohio, died Wednesday, June 13, 2013, at home after a long battle with Alzheimer's.
She was born May 17, 1935, in Columbus, Ohio, the daughter of Mildred Hyacinth and John Curtis...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Terrell Owens doesn't want to be The Guy.
You know him well. Over-the-Hill Guy. Hanger-On Guy. Please-Give-It-a-Rest Guy.
At 39, Owens is wise enough to understand the challenge of putting his résumé out there, asking for takers. At 39, he also has a...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Charles Ray "Charlie" Crone, 85, of Hagerstown, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at Julia Manor Health Care Center, Hagerstown.
Born Oct. 31, 1927, in Gettysburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Guy Kemper and Marie Alberta (Spence) Crone.
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Andrew Jackson "Jack" Michael III, 85, of Big Pool, Md., died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at his home in Big Pool.
Born in Big Pool on Jan. 6, 1928, he was the son of the late Boyd John Michael and Nellie Marie Clopper Michael.
He was preceded in death by his...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Many Republicans, and Democrats, never thought the automatic across-the-board spending cuts known as sequestration would take effect. After all, they might produce dangerous, if unintended, consequences such as potentially bankrupting the U.S. health care...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:30 PM
It can be tough to acknowledge that a loved one needs in-home care that family members can't provide. But finding a qualified paid caregiver may be even tougher.
Consumers who turn to agencies because they assume their health aides and personal care...
| Mar 20, 2013
Much of the care for Alzheimer's patients, particularly in its early stages, is undertaken by family members. The rising numbers of those with the disease — one in three seniors die with Alzheimer's or another dementia — is putting a...