ROBINDALE HEIGHTS — HOWARD – Olive Joy Younkin, 90, Robindale Heights, passed away Oct. 13, 2012, at Beacon Ridge. Born Aug. 20, 1922, in London, England, daughter of the late Charles Thomas and Ethel Mae (Lack) Arnett. Also preceded in death by first husband, Warren Dewey Younkin; second husband, Willard J. Howard Sr.; stepson, Willard J. Howard Jr.; granddaughter, Coleen Dawn Younkin; sisters, Ethel Frances Arnett, Dolly Glover and Lily Twell; and brothers, Harry and John Arnett. Survived by children, Sheila Marie Berezansky, and husband, Dennis, Seward; Randy John Younkin, Warren, Ohio; and Kerry Warren Younkin, Kennewick, Wash.; grandchildren, Kevin Berezansky, and wife, Kelly; Deneen Peters, and husband, Chris; Tressa Alter, and husband, Thomas; Heather Muhl, and husband, David; and Brian Howard, and wife, Joanne; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Joy was a member of Robindale Union Church, where she had sung, played piano and taught Sunday school. She also was a former Scout den mother. She also performed with Madame Alexander’s School of Dance in London, England, in 1937 and was active in the Cambria County M.S. Society, where she was a past patient of the year award recipient. Joy was known for her gracious heart and giving nature. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Richard C. Stuart Funeral Home, 392 E. Philadelphia St., Armagh, Pa. 15920, where service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Norman C. Kaufman, officiating. Interment, Rockwood IOOF Cemetery immediately following the service. Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com.
Jean Kennedy Budlong
BUDLONG – Jean Kennedy, 85, Windber and Indian Lake, died Dec. 9, 2013, at Windber Hospice, Windber.
Phyllis V. Reese Fuller
REESE FULLER – Phyllis V., 94, Lower Alsace Township, formerly of Shillington and Davidsville, passed away Dec. 8, 2013, at 9:07 a.m. in her home.
Michele Ann (Burns) Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Michele Ann (Burns), 66, Lorain Borough, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer.
Richard E. Pearson
PEARSON – Richard E., 84, Chambersburg, and formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his home with his wife of 32 years at his side.
Margaret M. Bunda
BUNDA – Margaret M., 83, Johnstown, went into the loving arms of our Lord Dec. 9, 2013, at home with her family and friends by her side.
Ellen (Schwarting) Merker
MERKER – Ellen (Schwarting), 89, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, in Davidsville.
Russell W. Moehler
MOEHLER – Russell W., “Ducky,” 98, Woodvale, died Dec. 10, 2013, at the Atrium Manor.
Ronald E. Moskey Sr.
MOSKEY – Ronald E. Sr., 75, Jennerstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
BYICH – Cory, 29, Nanty Glo, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Lewis P. Gregory
GREGORY – Lewis P., 85, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, in Hollidaysburg.
Anne T. Desimone
DESIMONE – Anne T., 82, Johnstown, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Andrew P. Lingafelt
LINGAFELT – Andrew P. “Andy,” 51, Cassandra, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at home.
PASTERNAK – Paul, 86, Richland, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Louella Fern Bloom
BLOOM – Louella Fern, 91, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 7, 2013.
Beverly R. Miller
MILLER – Beverly R., 70, Summerhill, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
Eleanor Vivian Chaney
CHANEY – Eleanor Vivian, “Baby Ellie,” born Dec. 7, 2013, and passed Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Betty R. Irvin
IRVIN – Betty R., 88, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Cambria Care Center.
CHAPMAN – Darlene, 55, Hayes, Va., formerly of Beaverdale, passed away Dec. 9, 2013.
John J. Good
GOOD – John J., 82, formerly of Portage, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Meadow View Nursing Center.
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