NORTHERN CAMBRIA — HRUBOCHAK – John P., 93, Northern Cambria, passed away March 21, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center (Good Samaritan), Johnstown. Born Feb. 16, 1920, in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., son of John and Mary (Dvorocsik) Hrubochak. Preceded in death by parents; brother, Mike; and sisters, Ann Vasiloff, Mary Phillips, Elizabeth Pettit and Veronica Funyak. Survived by loving wife of 64 years, former Agnes Kunch, whom he married Aug. 7, 1948; children, John J., and wife, Dolores (Penksa), Northern Cambria; Joanne, and husband, Jay Mortenson, St. Petersburg, Fla.; and Marianne, and husband, David Mehall; and James, and wife, Nora (Clark), both of Hastings; grandchildren, John M. and Christina Hrubochak, Justin and Jeremy Mortenson, Keri (Mehall) Marshall, David Mehall and Olivia Hrubochak; and great-grandson, Landon Marshall. Brother of Margaret Togna, Princeton, N.J.; Pauline Przybocki; and Helen, and husband, Joe Przybocki, both of Gordonville, Va.; Paul, and wife, Louise, Patton; and Catherine Stanek, Northern Cambria. A World War II veteran, who was stationed in London, England. He worked for Strollo’s and Previte Bros. before he retired from Greenwich Collieries in 1985. Member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Beneficiary member of the Slovak Club in Northern Cambria. John loved to fish, plant a garden and watch the Pittsburgh Pirates. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Long-Contres Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria, where vigil for the deceased will be held at 3 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Committal, St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Cemetery, where military graveside rites will be conducted by local veterans organizations.
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Gerald C. Hoover
HOOVER – Gerald C., 79, Cambria Township, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Clifford August Rummel
RUMMEL– Clifford August, 68, formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, passed away Nov. 4, 2013, in Springfield, Ohio.
Phillip Zdunczyk Sr.
ZDUNCZYK – Phillip Sr., 77, Portage, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
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Marian F. (Hall) Abele
ABELE – Marian F. (Hall), 88, Edgewood, Ky., formerly of Johnstown, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Emeritus at Edgewood.
BUSHWACK – Donna, 92, Loganville, Ga., passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Eugene Strohl Cassler
CASSLER – Eugene Strohl, 80, Everett, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Bedford Memorial Hospital.
Delores Jane Debias
DEBIAS – Delores Jane, 82, Beaufort, S.C., died Dec. 3, 2013, at her residence.
Katheleen Joyce (Diviney) Gongloff
GONGLOFF – Katheleen Joye (Diviney), 81, formerly of Twin Rocks, passed away peacefully Dec. 6, 2013, at home.
Jaclyn A. Gregorich
GREGORICH – Jaclyn A., 51, Greensburg, formerly of Robinson, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Westmoreland Manor.
Andrew James Koss
KOSS – Capt. Andrew James, 33, Detroit, Mich., formerly of Woolrich, Pa., passed away Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his home.
LETZO – Shary G., 67, New Germany, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 5, 2013, at her mother’s home in Portage.
Antoinette J. (DeSalle) Luker
LUKER – Antoinette J. “Toni” (DeSalle), 77, Bolivar, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village, Indiana.
Roy G. McClure
McCLURE – Roy G., 63, Travelers Rest, S.C., died Dec. 2, 2013, at home.
Joseph C. Rubis
RUBIS – Joseph C., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Charles L. Sheets
SHEETS – Charles L., 79, Stoystown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
John E. Single
SINGLE – John E. “Pap,” 85, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 5, 2013.
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Lisa Jean (Anico) Bender
BENDER – Lisa Jean (Anico), 48, Hastings, died Dec. 4, 2013, at UPMC Hospital, Altoona.
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