JOHNSTOWN — TISINGER – Doris Carol, 84, Johnstown, went to be with Our Lord Aug. 23, 2013. Born Sept. 15, 1928, daughter of Fess Sr. and Carrie Toney. Preceded in death by her parents; husband, Rev. Matthew P. Tisinger; sons, Matthew Jr. and Robert Wayne; brothers, Fess Jr. and Willie D.; sister, Ida Britt; brother, Al Raephus; sister, Lois McGhee; and brothers-in-law, James Britt, Earl Jackson Sr. and Leroy Lawrence. Survived by her children, Anthony Leon Tisinger; Rev. Theodore, and wife, Linda Faye (Jordon) Tisinger; Evangelist Loretta Hughes; Mark Edward, and wife, Marsha (Morris) Tisinger; Linda K. Smith; and Alexander, and wife, Georgene (Cashaw) Tisinger; 24 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Mary Jackson, Joann Lawrence, Creola Rawles (Fred), Ruby Toney, Deacon Emmanuel Toney (Linda) and Edward Toney; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Doris served as the First Lady of Beulah Baptist Church in Indiana, Pa., for 28 years. She also served as “Mother of the Church” at Shiloh Baptist Church and was a former employee of the Lutheran and Church of the Brethren Nursing Homes and Holiday Inn in Richland. Family and friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Shiloh Baptist Church, 639 Menoher Blvd., where her homegoing service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Stephen Daniel, officiating, and the Rev. Hubert Hutcherson, eulogist. Committal, Grandview Cemetery. Moskal-Reid Funeral Home, West End, is in charge of arrangements.
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Catherine (Andrews) Adamese
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Mary Lorraine Carruthers
CARRUTHERS – Mary Lorraine “Dolly,” 84, Cresson, died March 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Village, Hollidaysburg.
Ronald H. Felix
FELIX – Ronald H., 67, Johnstown, died March 13, 2014, in Johnstown.
M. Isabel Gray
GRAY – M. Isabel, 93, Hastings, died March 15, 2014, at Golden Living Center-Haida, Hastings.
James Edward Hailer
HAILER – James Edward, 84, Cresson, passed away in peace with our Lord March 14, 2014, at Van Zandt VAMC, Altoona.
Sharon A. Johnston
JOHNSTON – Sharon A., 65, Conover, N.C., passed away Friday, March 14, 2014, at her residence.
Joseph J. Orlando
ORLANDO– Joseph J., 79, Vintondale, went to be with the Lord March 13, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Patricia L. Penrose
PENROSE – Patricia L. 75, Bolivar, beloved wife, mother, sister, aunt and friend, died after a courageous battle with breast cancer late on March 14, 2014.
Dorothy (Killinger) Squashic
SQUASHIC – Dorothy (Killinger), 77, Dauphin, Pa., passed away Feb. 4, 2014, at home.
Mrs. Jennie P. Teklinsky
TEKLINSKY – Mrs. Jennie P., 79, Windber, passed away peacefully surrounded by family March 13, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
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Elizabeth (Mash) Zaffuto-Lockard
ZAFFUTO-LOCKARD – Elizabeth “Betty” (Mash), 89, Ebensburg, died March 14, 2014, at Richland Woods Assisted Living.
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Judith Ann Csamer
CSAMER – Judith Ann, “Judy,” 67, East Taylor Township, went to be with the Lord March 11, 2014, at her residence.
Ronald Ray McClemens Sr.
McCLEMENS – Ronald Ray Sr., 77, Elton, died March 12, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Richard L. Crawford
CRAWFORD – Richard L. “Rick,” 60, Cresson, passed away unexpectedly March 12, 2014.
Henry P. Wolfhope
WOLFHOPE – Henry P., 72, Pepper Pike, Ohio, died March 9, 2014.
Dennis E. Coleman
COLEMAN – Dennis E., 69, Vinco, died March 12, 2014, at Valley View Nursing Center.
Dolly Jean Snyder
SNYDER – Dolly Jean, 82, Somerset, formerly of Stoystown, died March 12, 2014, at The Patriot.
John E. Koenig
KOENIG – John E., 84, Pleasant Valley, N.Y., died peacefully March 10, 2014, at Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Barbara Jean Holsopple
HOLSOPPLE – Mrs. Barbara Jean, Acworth, Ga., passed away March 10, 2014, at Kennestone Hospital, following an extended illness.
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