HOLLSOPPLE — COWAN – Anna Marie “Pumpkin,” 42, Hollsopple, died April 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Sept. 23, 1970, in Johnstown, daughter of Donald Wayne and Virginia Mae (Ogline) Burkett. Preceded in death by parents and an infant brother. Survived by loving husband of 22 years, Joseph Cowan; and loving daughters, Kayla, married to Michael Jenkins, Hollsopple; and Tina and Megan, both at home. Sister of Harold, and wife, Mary (Moslak); and Linda, and husband, Barry Blank, all of Hollsopple; Donald; and Daniel, and wife, Debroah (Tomko), Hooversville; Jeffery, and wife, Carolyn (Bush), Davidsville; and Missy, and husband, Anthony Stout; and Darrel “Bubba,” and fiancee, Theresa Deal, all of Hollsopple. Also survived by mother-in-law, Janet Cowan; and “adopted” family, Eileen Holsopple, Mary Kay Holsopple and Karen Brewer; also many Laurel View Village family friends. Anna was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, Hollsopple. She was a former active member of Hollsopple Fire Company ladies auxiliary. Pumpkin was known for her loving smile at her job as the assistant director of dinning services at Oakwood Restaurant at Laurel View Village. She enjoyed camping, scrapbooking, pinochle, country music, family get togethers and working hard at all she did. She was loved and will be missed by her husband, daughters and all who knew her. Family receiving friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Kaufman Mennonite Church, Pastor Wes Yoder, officiating. Interment, Custer Cemetery. Those who wish can make donations to the family.
- 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.
- Today's Funerals April 17, 2014
- 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 13, 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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