WINDBER — NEGREY – Bernard W. “Bernie,” 72, Windber, passed away Jan. 2, 2014, in Carlisle. Born March 28, 1941, in Windber, son of John and Anna (Pollock) Negrey. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Juliane “Judy” (Verostick) Negrey; and brother, Thomas P. Negrey. Survived by children, Wendy, wife of Dave Weaver, Carlisle; Thomas, and wife, Stephanie (Bubenko), Windber; Holly, wife of James Decker, Carlisle; and Kelley, wife of Paul Decker, Carlisle; grandsons, Brady and Logan Weaver and Daniel and Nicolas Decker; and granddaughters, Haylee Weaver and Bethany and Bailee Decker. Brother of Therese Negrey, Windber; John “Jack” Negrey, Nevada; and James Negrey, and wife, Donna, Nevada. Also survived by several nieces and nephews and very good friend, Rose Harvest, Windber. Graduate of Windber High School and Penn State University, with a degree in engineering-drafting. Former employee of H.F. Lenz Co., Johnstown, and also former drafting-CAD instructor at Greater Johnstown Vo-Tech School. Member of BPO Elks, Carlisle; Windber Polish Falcons; and Windber Slovak Club. Bernie was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler, Pens and Penn State fan. Member of SS. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, Windber, where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, the Rev. George M. Gulash. Committal, St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery, Carlisle. Friends received from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber, where vigil for the deceased will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in Bernie’s memory.
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E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
GROLEAU – Carol R. (Schloski), 56, Goshen, Mass., lost her battle with cancer July 16, 2014. Born Dec. 25, 1957, in Colver, she was the daughter of John and Olive (Spotts) Schloski.
George J. Stapinsky
STAPINSKY – George J. “Doodie” or “Hey You,” 85, Fort Hill, formerly of Windber, died July 30, 2014, at In Touch Hospice, Somerset.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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