Arthur Dillon Jr
June 01, 1928 - - September 19, 2019
Arthur Lewis Dillon, Jr., 91, of Salem, passed away on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at the Virginia Veterans Care Center in Roanoke.
He was born on June 1, 1928 in Roanoke, Va. to the late Arthur Lewis Dillon, Sr. and Danie Francis Firebaugh Dillon. Following graduation from William Fleming High School in 1946, Art enlisted in the United States Navy, serving during WWII aboard ...
June 20, 1932 - - September 14, 2019
Douglas L. (Doug) Waid, age 87, of Salem, Virginia passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 14, 2019, surrounded by his loving wife and children. Doug was born on Monday, June 20, 1932, to the late Ben and Cecil Waid. He is predeceased by his sister, Jane Perfater and his half-brother, Luke Waid. Doug married Marie Levin on February 28, 1959, at St. Andrews Catholic Churc ...
Cecil Johnson, Jr.
August 23, 1932 - - September 12, 2019
Cecil Stafford Johnson, Jr, age 87, of Salem died peacefully at his home on Thursday, September 12, 2019. His death was caused by Alzheimer’s disease. Mr. Johnson was born on Tuesday, August 23, 1932, in Williamson, WV, to the late Eleanor Eaton Johnson and Cecil S. Johnson, Sr.
Mr. Johnson served in the US Army, January 1951 – January 1954. He was stationed at Ft. Bragg, ...
April 24, 1931 - - August 17, 2019
On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Michael E. Siska, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather, passed away at the age of 88. Mike was an honorable, hard-working man of great integrity. He will be greatly missed by all who had the pleasure to know him, but especially by his wife of 68 years, Audrey Sulin Siska, whom he married on June 9, 1951.
Mike was born Apri ...
February 01, 1938 - - August 11, 2019
William “Bill” Witt, 81, of Vinton, and formerly of Salem, passed away Sunday, August 11, 2019.
He was born in Roanoke County, a son of the late Ronald and Gladys Trout Witt. He was a veteran of the US Army and was employed as a technician with Prillaman Heating and Air. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five siblings.
He is survived by three daughte ...