JOHNSTOWN — JOHNSON – Dorothy V., 98, Johnstown, died Dec. 19, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Oct. 29, 1915, in Scalp Level, Somerset County, daughter of Philip C. and Lizzie Ann (Naugle) Shaffer. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Danvir W. Johnson, who died April 2, 1997; brothers, Orlando, Kenneth, Herbert and infant brother, Simon; and sisters, Florence Lehman, Olive Seese, Ruth Myers and Bernice Neff. Dorothy was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Survived by son, Dennis, Johnstown; daughter, Sandra J., wife of Patrick Morris, Little Rock, Ark.; grandchildren, Matthew (Yasmine) Johnson, Sherry Johnson and Barbara Morris-Williams; and seven great-grandchildren. Dorothy worked for BestForm in Windber and also Teldyne Turner Tube Co. in New Jersey. Member of Mount Hope United Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening and making quilts. She made a quilt for each of her grandchildren. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork. Additional viewing will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday at Mount Hope United Methodist Church by the Rev. Jason McQueen. Interment, Richland Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Mount Hope United Methodist Church, 127 Wisdom Lane, South Fork, Pa. 15956. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
- District Deaths April 17, 2014
Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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- District Deaths April 16, 2014
Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 14, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
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