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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Genevieve B. (Decewicz) Bonitz
BONITZ – Genevieve B. (Decewicz), 89, Windber, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 4, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Betty A. Hasse
HASSE – Betty A., 68, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
George S. Hoberney
HOBERNEY – George S., 76, Willoughby Hills, Ohio, since 1972, formerly of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, died Dec. 3, 2013.
Robert John Holbink
HOLBINK – Robert John, 70, Nanty Glo, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
William Jacob Huss Jr.
HUSS – William Jacob Jr., 73, Ideal Park, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 3, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Mary Louise Leventry
LEVENTRY – Mary Louise, 90, Indiana, died peacefully on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village.
Betty Louise Lopez
LOPEZ – Betty Louise, 83, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Allegheny Lutheran Home.
Mark R. Semelsberger
SEMELSBERGER – Mark R., 32, Hastings, passed away Dec. 1, 2013.
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Peter W. Chiodo
CHIODO – Peter W., 70, Westwood, died Dec. 1, 2013.
Betty Lou (Gray) Crilly
CRILLY – Betty Lou (Gray), 55, Carmichaels, Pa., formerly of Carrolltown, passed away Nov. 28, 2013, at Rolling Meadows Nursing Home, Waynesburg, Pa.
Joseph R. Latch Jr.
LATCH – Col. Joseph R. Jr., 89, Johnstown, died Dec. 2, 2013.
Michael Joseph Mandichak
MANDICHAK – Michael Joseph “Juiceman,” 39, Portage, passed away Dec. 2, 2013, at home due to his longtime heart condition.
Mary Lou (Mills) Sam
SAM – Mary Lou (Mills), 80, former Windber resident, went to be with the Lord Oct. 26, 2013.
Judith Ann Servantez
SERVANTEZ – Judith “Judy” Ann, 69, Springfield, Mass., died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Baystate Medical Center.
SWEETSER – Shari, 53, Johnstown, was received by God Nov. 29, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
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Harry L. Irwin
IRWIN – Harry L., 88, Johnstown, died Dec. 1, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Garth Lorrell Litzinger
LITZINGER – Garth Lorrell, 75, Columbia, S.C., died Nov. 29, 2013, after suffering a fatal stroke.
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