JACKSON TOWNSHIP — HILDEBRAND – Roy W., 90, Jackson Township, died Oct. 10, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born April 1, 1922, in Jackson Township, son of Chester James and Olive Grace (Howard) Hildebrand. Preceded in death by parents; wife of 55 years, the former Arlene Lois Dillon; daughter, Doreen, in infancy; and brothers, Raymond, Forest Clair and Chester. Survived by children, Bruce W. (Sharon Gossard), Kay Kalinyak and Lee (Elaine Nealen), all of Jackson Township. Also survived by grandchildren, Ryan Hildebrand (Kelly), Joshua Hildebrand, Shannon (Josh Flick) and Brandi Hildebrand; and great-granddaughter, Laura Joy Hildebrand. Brother of Dora Custer and Blanche Shiley, both of Johnstown; and Donald, Jackson Township. He was a member of Park Hill American Legion. Retired from the wheel plant of Bethlehem Steel Corp. with 39 years of service. Army veteran of World War II. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Henderson-Makuchan Funeral Home, 434 First St., Conemaugh, where funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Dr. David Hill, officiating. Interment, Forest lawn Cemetery, where military rites will be conducted by Charles Menoher Post 155 VFW Ritual Team. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial contributions to Wounded Warrior Program or a veteran’s organization of one’s choice. The Hildebrand family extends a heartfelt thank you to the staff of Cambria Care Center for care given to Roy.
- District Deaths Aug. 2, 2014
ASKEW – Sharon “Joy,” 79, Alexandra, Pa, formerly of Marsteller, died July 31, 2014, at home.
George Michael Beach
BEACH – George Michael, 59, Salix, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Barbara Ann (Hartman) Dino
DINO – Barbara Ann (Hartman), 74, Ebensburg, died July 28, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
DRENNER – Annabelle 90, Hollsopple, died July 31, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Patricia A. (Grabish) Koposko
KOPOSKO – Patricia A. (Grabish), 67, Windber, passed away Aug. 1, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Harriet L. Mintmier
MINTMIER– Harriet L., 85, Johnstown, died Aug. 1, 2014, at the Atrium Manor.
Helen Louise Petrunak
PETRUNAK – Helen Louise “Weeze,” 87, formerly of South Fork, went home with the Lord Aug. 1, 2014.
Joylene H. (Ream) Whipkey
WHIPKEY– Joylene H. (Ream), 83, Ligonier, formerly of Jenner Township, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Bethlen Home, Ligonier.
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- District Deaths Aug. 1, 2014
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.
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