Roberta (Robin) Lynn Gardner

Roberta (Robin) Lynn Gardner was born to Ganiel Carter and the late Russell Carter Sr., on Thursday, August 14, 1958. She departed this earthly life on March 7, 2022. She was 63 years of age.

Robin received Christ at an early age and was baptized at Second Baptist Church in Rochester, PA.
Following graduation from Wellsville High School in 1976, Robin studied Fashion Merchandising at Kent State University, and then later pursued Computer Science at Duff’s Business Institute. Robin’s passion for helping others led to a fruitful career at the Beaver County Office on Aging; she retired in January 2021 after serving 34 years, 8 months, and 19 days. Robin’s many talents included dancing, knitting, and crocheting. Robin will be missed by a host of family and friends

Robin leaves to cherish her memories with her Mother: Ganiel Carter Mack. Daughter: Nakia (Antonio) McAllister. Son: Christopher (Rose) Gardner. Grandchildren: Makayla, Antonio, and Amari McAllister. Brothers: Russell (Pam) Carter, Jr., Robert (Julia) Carter, and Richard Carter. Sisters: Peggy Ann Carter, Kimberly (Phillip) Malone, Apryl (Dwayne) Wade, and Lisa (Rich) Cortez. Host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives, and friends.

A viewing will be held on Friday, March 11, 2022, at 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, March 12, 2022, from 10a.m to 11 a.m. followed by a Homegoing Service at WASHINGTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATIONS, 1411 6th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA 15010. Regina Washington, Supervisor

Michael ” Mike” Sherod

Michael “Mike” Sherod a native of Aliquippa, PA, 50, passed away on March 3, 2022.

Born on February 18, 1972, he was the son of the late Elizabeth Flowers and Clint Sherod.

Michael loved and adored his family, especially his grandchildren. Watching movies and classic TV shows was one of his favorite things to do. He had an infectious laugh and you could always find him sitting on the side of the bed laughing at the TV. He also loved street bikes and playing call of duty. Bella the cat was his best friend, who he spoiled rotten. Michael was a wonderful loving and kind person, who will be truly missed by all who knew him.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years Shannah L Williams. Sons: DeSean Sherod, Dante Sherod, Tyreek Sherod, and Billy Sherod. Daughter: Shakayla Sherod. Grandchildren: Laila Sherod, Samia Sherod and Kristian Ford Jr. Brother: Angelo Domena. Sisters: Vanessa Sherod and Lolita Denson; and a Host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation is scheduled at Washington Funeral Home for Wednesday, March 9, 2022, from 5pm – 7pm, and on Thursday, March 10, 2022, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM followed by a Homegoing Service at WASHINGTON FUNERAL HOME, 1411 6TH AVE, BEAVER FALLS, PA 15010. Regina Washington Supervisor

Dawn “Robin” Denise Hill

Dawn “Robin” Denise Hill, 60, of Beaver Falls, Pa., danced her way into Heavens Gates on Tuesday, February 22, 2022. On March 5, 1961, Robin was born in Pittsburgh, Pa, to the late Emily Joyce Smith and Robert Owens Sr.

Robin was a graduate of Point Park College, with an Associate’s degree in Business Administration. She was a loyal employee of Arco Chemical, where she worked for many years. Robin had great joy and fondness for fashion. She was considerate and generous in heart and spirit. Always kind-hearted and compassionate toward others. Robin was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

In addition to her parents Robin was preceded in death by Stepfather Eugene Smith and her brother Derek Williams

Robin is survived by her two loving daughters: Tasha and Tiffani Hill of New Brighton. Grandchildren: Jada and Gary “Peedie” Pugh, Kevin, Kane, and Kyenn Williams. Brother: Robert “BAM” Owens, Jr of Pittsburgh, Pa. Sisters: Chanda Owens of Florida and Helen “ Pebbles” Owens of Pittsburgh, Pa and a host of Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, other relatives, and friends.
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A viewing will be on Monday, February 28, 2022, from 5pm- 7pm. Service will be on Tuesday March, 1, 2022 from 11am until 12pm followed by a Homegoing service. Services entrusted to Washington Funeral Home & Cremations, 1411 6th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA; Regina Washington Supervisor.

Corey Stephen Mabin

Corey Stephen Mabin, 51 of New Brighton went home to be with the Lord on February 15, 2022, at Heritage Valley Medical Center in Beaver, PA.
Corey was born on February 20, 1970, and was the son of the late Neil & Virginia Mabin.

Corey’s heart was as big as his charismatic personality… His number one talent and hobby was being one of Beaver Valley’s best old-school, hip-hop & rap DJs. His number one goal in life was to be the best version of himself, despite many health-related challenges in his later years. Corey was an excellent father, trustworthy friend, and inspirational brother… He will be deeply missed and remembered daily by those whose lives he touched.

He is survived by his two sons, Logan Kyle Mabin & Jaden John Mabin, his older brother Kyle A. Mabin, his two sisters, Stephanie Tisdale & Velentia Pipkin, and a host of other Mabin/Parham relatives and friends. Interment will be in the Beaver Falls Cemetery & Memorial Park, 2045 Darlington Rd, Beaver Falls, PA 15010.

Corey will be honored at his Memorial Service to be held on Sunday, February 27, 2022, from 11:30 am to 12:30
pm followed by a homegoing service at the Washington Funeral Home & Cremations, 1411 Sixth Avenue, in Beaver Falls, PA.

Christine Slappy

On January 30, 2022, Christine Slappy, age 79, peacefully went through the gates of heaven to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Christine was the daughter of the late Lee Roy and Thelma Slappy. She was a lifelong resident of Midland, PA.

Christine was the mother of one child, and she will be sorely missed by her daughter, Racquel. She was a member of The Father’s House, Rochester, PA. And after 25 years of service she retired from Crucible Steel, Midland, PA. She was an avid shopper and she loved fashion. She loved to sing and listen to Gospel Music. Christine was part of a singing group called “The Slappy Sisters,” many years ago. A special thanks to her devoted great niece Diana Ross who visited her often and helped to care for her.

She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter, Racquel and her son-in-law Monnie whom she loved as a son; her two grandchildren, Zachary and Sydney who were the apples of her eye; Brothers, John Thomas (JT) Slappy; and James (Phyllis) Slappy of Midland, PA; and Donald Slappy of Rochester, PA; Sisters, Eva (Carl) Leak of Midland, PA; Carolyn Harris of Beaver Falls, PA; Rev. Mary Burton of Baden, PA, Paula (Nathaniel) Waldron, Monaca, PA.
She is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and The Father’s House church family.

Christine was preceded in death by her siblings, Thelma Perkins, Lee Roy Slappy, the twins John and Joe Slappy, Paul Slappy, Shirley Dorsett-Pogue, Larry Slappy, Becky Bell, and Roger Slappy. “…in His favor is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning!” Psalm 30:5

A Homegoing Service will be held in her honor on Thursday, February 3, 2022, at The Father’s House, 310 Clay Street, Rochester, PA. Viewing will be from 10 am – 12 Noon with the Home Going service starting at 12 Noon. Services are entrusted to Washington Funeral Home, Beaver Falls, PA, Regina Washington, Funeral Supervisor.

Raymond Warren Nesmith

Raymond Nesmith 96, of Beaver Falls, PA went home to be with his Lord and Savior on January 30, 2022. He was born in South Carolina, June 10, 1925. He was a member of Mount Washington Church of God, where he served as a Deacon 45 years. He then relocated to South Carolina where he became a member of Methodist African Episcopal Church, and was awarded the Certificate of Appreciation. Upon his return home to Beaver Falls, he attended Waymen Chapel in New Brighton, where he was awarded Marie King Parrish Missionary Society Award.

Raymond was employed at the Brick Yard during the 1960’s. Then he moved on to work for Conrail, Baden, PA where he retired in 1991. He loved to visit with the sick and shut in at the hospital and in their homes. Raymond enjoyed eating chicken, fishing, and sitting on the porch. He always looked forward to having his family and grandchildren. Our family will miss our beloved father deeply. We thank God for his strong leadership in the family and his God Living lifestyle.

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife Lucille Nesmith, and his second wife Ethel Nesmith of South Carolina. Also, preceded in death his daughter, Bertha McDowell of Philadelphia, PA, Orea-Ann Cook, of Beaver Falls, and daughter in-law Pearl Nesmith. Special thanks to the Hospice Care staff, Roddy Schwartz and Courtney Small for their loving care of our father.

He is survived by his beloved children; Minnie Williams, Reon (Catherine) Nesmith Sr; Beaver Falls, PA. Martha Nesmith of Pittsburgh, PA., Lucille Nesmith, Mary “Debbie” Nesmith, Beaver Falls, PA.; Donald (Michelle) Nesmith of New Brighton, PA., Donna Nesmith, Elaine (Charlie) Nesmith, of Beaver Falls, PA. Stepchildren: Lavada Nesmith, Kenneth McCray and Carl McCray all of South Carolina. Raymond has nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, along with a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. His family friend – Cindy Riggins, as well as his best friend Pastor Clinton Beauford.

Friends will be received on Friday, February, 4, 2022 from 10am until 12pm; followed by a Homegoing Celebration at Christ Temple Church of God 2420 9th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA. Service entrusted to Washington Funeral Home & Cremations, 1411 6th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA. Regina Washington Supervisor.

Denise Marie Lindsay-Tapp

Denise Marie Lindsay-Tapp 68, of Beaver Falls, PA transitioned into God’s arms on January 14, 2022 at UPMC Monifore Pittsburgh, Pa.
Denise affectionally known to family and friends as “Nesee”; born March 28, 1953 in Beaver Falls, PA to the late Arthur Leon Lindsay and Ruby Lindsay-Monts.

Denise was compassionate about everything she did; especially when it came to being there for her family and friends. Denise was the life of the party; her presence was known when she walked into the room. Her greatest pleasure came when she became a “NaNa” to her granddaughter Yanah, and Great-grandson Ayden; she loved them dearly. She lived her life to the fullest and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sister: Doretha “Ree Ree” Lindsay and Godson DeAndre Moon Jr.

Denise is survived by her daughter Kenyata S. (David) Banks of Beaver Falls, PA. Granddaughter: Ayanah R. Jackson; Great-grandson: Ayden Lee Alford of Beaver Falls, PA. Stepfather: Thomas Monts Sr. of Houston TX. Brothers: Donnie Sr. (Karen) Lindsay of Houston, TX., Lawrence (Lisa) Lindsay, Charlotte NC., Darrin Lindsay of Charlotte, NC., Thomas Jr. (Alberta) Monts, of Houston TX; and James (Theresa) Monts, Beaver, PA. Sisters: Desiree Lindsay, of Charlotte NC., Darlene (Justin) Jackson, Beaver Falls, PA. and Renee (Gerald) Hall, of Baltimore MD. Aunt: Ethel Thompson of Tallahassee, Fl. God-children: Reginald (Stephanie) Smith, of Moon, PA. and Toyauna Slappy, of Beaver Falls, PA. A Host of Nieces, Nephews, Family, Friends.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January, 29, 2022 from 11am to 1pm followed by a Homegoing Celebration at Washington Funeral Home & Cremations, 1411 6th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA.

Lloyd Carl Moffett

Lloyd Carl Moffett, 60 of Beaver Falls passed away on January 11, 2022 at Heritage Valley Beaver Medical Center. Lloyd was born on January 15, 1961 to Phyllis Fuller and the late Norman Moffett.

Lloyd worked at Athens Family Restaurant for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and listening to music. Lloyd was a private person therefore, there will be no visitation. However, there will be a memorial service for his family and friends at a later date.

In addition to his father Lloyd is preceded in death by his brother Donald Moffett.

Lloyd leaves to cherish his memory his beloved wife Becky Moffett. Sons: Lloyd Moffett and James E. McCumbers. Daughter: Jacquelin Moffett. Mother: Phillis Fuller. Brothers: Fred Davidson, David Moffett and Richard Moffett. Sister Georgia Davidson.

Service entrusted to Washington Funeral Home & Cremations 1411 6th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA

Roosevelt Kelly Cook

Roosevelt Kelly Cook, 76 of Beaver Falls, departed this life on Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Born on August 23 1945 in Birmingham, Alabama, he was the son of the late Roosevelt & Artelia Cook.

Roosevelt was a United States Army Veteran who fought in the Vietnam War. Roosevelt was a Truck Driver for many years and was a great provider for his family. He loved entertaining, often hosting picnics and family gatherings. He was always cooking on the grill and he made the best BBQ sauce ever! After retiring, he really enjoyed gardening. He grew all sorts of unique vegetables and was extremely proud of the large sizes he would produce. Roosevelt was a huge fan of the Steelers and the UConn Women’s basketball team.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his devoted, loving wife of 53 years, Patricia Ann Cook, his sister, Yvonne Kelly, and his nephew Wardell Kelly.

He leaves to cherish his memory, three sons, Jerry Cook, Roosevelt “Monnie” (Racquel) Cook, and Dennis (Shannon) Cook. Eight grandsons, Tyler, Cody, Jerry, Devin, Caiden, Zachary, Jacob, and Bryson Cook. Granddaughter, Sydney Cook. Great-grandsons, Isaiah and Zion, and Great-granddaughter, Naomi. One sister, Mary Louise Cleckley as well as a host of sisters and brothers n laws, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Friend will be received on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. followed by a Homegoing service at Washington Funeral Home & Cremation, 1411 6th Avenue, Beaver Falls PA. Minister, Racquel Cook officiating.

Joel Gisondi

Joel Gisondi, 65 of. Beaver Falls passed away on December 25, 2021, at Smith’s Personal Care Home.

He was born on April 12, 1956 in Ellwood City to the late Joel and Janet Jones Gisondi.

In his leisure time Joel enjoyed basketball, football, walking and networking with his friends. Joel was a faithful member of the SOMA Gathering Church, Beaver Falls PA.

Joel was preceded in death by his father, Joel Gisondi; his mother, Janet (Netta) Dixon; his grandmother, Tina Gisondi; uncles and aunts, Glenn Jones, Frank and Nick Gisondi, Jack and Angie Yova ; David Wynn Griffith, Betty Yonlisky, Dan and Shirley Gisondi, Ester Trench and Cousin John Yova.

Joel is survived by four sisters, Lisa Gisondi ( fiancé Jason Twyman), Linda (James) Sadenwasser JoAnn (Doug) Patterson, and Joni (Dennis) Gilbertson; brother, James (Sadie) Sadenwasser; uncle, Mike Gisondi; nieces Sarah, Shannon, Brandy, Krystle and Amber, nephews; Joel and Derek; special cousins, Jim and Sue Yonlisky, Rita Swesey, Terri Hill, Frank Yonlisky ,Mike Yova, Tara Couper, Jimmy Yonlisky and devoted friend, Kenny Mitko. Host of other Nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.

Memorial contributions can be made to Soma Church and Washington Funeral Home.
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View will be held on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. followed by a 1:00 p.m. service. at Washington Funeral Home & Cremations, 1411 Sixth Avenue, Beaver Falls

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