GETTYSBURG — KAHL – William H., 71, Gettysburg, died Nov. 2, 2012, at York Hospital. He was born Jan. 3, 1941, in Johnstown, son of the late Robert and Alice (Raab) Kahl. He also was preceded in death by siblings, Robert Kahl, Mary Alice Margolis and Thomas Kahl. He is survived by a brother-in-law, Dr. Simeon Margolis, Baltimore, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Bill graduated from Westmont/Upper Yoder High School in 1958. A 1962 graduate of Susquehanna University and a member of Phi Mu Delta fraternity. He worked in administration in healthcare in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., areas. After retiring in 2005, he relocated to Gettysburg where he was able to use his vast knowledge of the Civil War as a tour guide. He was a voracious reader, especially enjoying books covering the Civil War. The family will miss his knowledge of their genealogy. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. Monday until time of service at 1 p.m. at Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., 921 Menoher Blvd., Johnstown, the Rev. Eleanor Abarno, officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to www.ptbmortuary.com.
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Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Jerry Sheldon, 83, Johnstown, passed away April 17, 2014, at Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Phyllis J. Burkhard
BURKHARD – Phyllis J., 71, Johnstown, passed away April 16, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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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.
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