Obituaries

William Edwin Jewell

19 May 2023

William "Bill" Edwin Jewell, 80, of Baltimore, passed away Friday, May 19th with his family by his side from advanced lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Center in Towson, Maryland. William was born in Oakland, CA, where his family lived before settling in Ridgewood, NJ, and ultimately relocating to Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, where his father was employed as an executive with Aramco.

Glenn Karl Jones

2 November 1951 - 18 May 2023

Glenn Karl Jones passed May 18, 2023 in Illinois on his way to his favorite ham radio convention. He was born in Houston, Texas on November 2, 1951. He and his twin sister, Glenna, had that special "twin" relationship and felt each other's happiness and pain.

Elsa Ellen Metting

7 August 1924 - 16 May 2023

Following a long, full life, our mother passed on May 16, 2023. Elsa Ellen (Pekkanen) Metting arrived on August 7, 1924, in Poland, Ohio, the seventh of eight children born to Edwin and Alena (Namie) Pekkanen who emigrated from Finland in the 19th century.

Alberta V. Chase

12 May 2023

Alberta (Bobbie) Chase died on May 12, 2023 at UVM Medical Center surrounded by her beloved husband and children. She brightened the lives of many and leaves a legacy of warmth and compassion. Bobbie was a resident of Worcester, Vermont, and had a full and happy life that spanned the globe.

Virginia Minerva Wise Onnen

12 May 2023

On the evening of May 12, 2023, Virginia, 96, passed away in Austin, Texas in the presence of family. Born in a farm house in Sawyer County, Wisconsin, Virginia was the youngest of five children. Her parents were Lawrence Anthony Wise and Olga Goffin Wise. The family lived on the farm until 1930, when they moved to Ladysmith, Wisconsin.

Yvonne Cogswell Rosenquist

8 May 2023

Yvonne Cogswell Rosenquist passed away peacefully on Monday, May 8th, in Glen Rose, Texas. She leaves behind many family members who remember her joyful smile and laughter...

Elda Louise Hutchinson Cressman

11 July 1927 - 6 May 2023

Elda Louise Hutchinson Cressman died May 6, 2023 at 95 years, having experienced a wonderful and full life. Elda was born at the Hutchinson homestead south of Watrous, Saskatchewan, Canada, July 11, 1927. Her parents are Jessie Iva (nee: Hoover) Hutchinson and Albert Russell Hutchinson.

Richard Eric Cook

15 November 1959 - 2 May 2023

Richard "Rick" Eric Cook was born November 15, 1959 in Kansas. He lived in Kansas where he loved playing baseball before relocating to the Houston area his junior year of high school. He called Katy, Texas home for the last 29 years where he was a member of St. Peter’s United Methodist Church.

Marilyn Waters

1 May 2023

Dearest Aramco ExPats, It is with deepest regret I bring news of the death of my wife Marilyn, who passed away on 01 May 2023. Marilyn worked at Ras tanura as a secretary for two periods of 6 years, joining Aramco aged 24 years from May 1978 until June 1984 then went home for 6 years to Exeter (UK) to work...

Ronald V. Drenning

26 April 2023

Ronald V. Drenning grew up in Robertsdale, Pennsylvania. He was one of 10 children. After high school, he went into the U.S. Army and fought in Korea. Ron and Araceli got married on September 19, 1953, five months after they met on a blind date in New York.

Jo Ann McGinty Schaaf

25 April 2023

Jo Ann McGinty Schaaf passed away in her home in Phoenix on April 25, 2023, a week after her 75th birthday. She was born in San Diego, California to Louise Weller McGinty and Selva McGinty.

Carol Ann Steinheimer

5 December 1957 - 24 April 2023

With great sorrow, the family and friends of Carol Ann Steinheimer announce her peaceful passing on April 24, 2023 at her home in Charlotte, North Carolina at the age of 65. She was born on December 5, 1957 in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia to David and Dorothy Steinheimer.