JOHNSTOWN — FLOWERS – Eugene A. Jr. “Posey,” 85, Johnstown, died Sept. 8, 2013, at Golden Living, Hastings. Born July 22, 1928, in Johnstown, son of Eugene Sr. and Viola (Cramer) Flowers. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Ethel L. (Slavick) Flowers, whom he was married to for 62 years; son, Dennis; infant son, Donald; and brother, Robert L. Flowers Sr. Survived by children, Sandra, wife of James Johns, South Fork; Stephen, married to the former Joann Datko, Richland; Kathleen Flowers-Turner, wife of Greg Turner, Meyersdale; and David, married to the former Veronica Shostek; daughter-in-law, Vanessa (Oleska) Flowers; grandchildren, Jimmy (Ann) Johns, Amy (Joe) Jarvie, Brad (Jennifer) Flowers, Renee (Ron) Lee, Scott (Andrea) Flowers, Stephen (Katie) Flowers, Jennifer (Joe) McKernan, Amber (Mark) Hamilton, Gregory Balamuta, David Flowers and Tiffany Flowers; and 17 great-grandchildren. Brother of Lois, wife of Eugene Heiser, and Charles Flowers, both of Johnstown; and sister-in-law, Leona Flowers. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. He was a retired employee of Bethlehem Steel of 33 years. Lifetime member of Dale Borough Volunteer Fire Company and Cover Hill Volunteer Fire Company. Eugene was a member of First United Methodist Church, Johnstown. He enjoyed working outside in the yard and making things made out of wood and painting them. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., 710 Broad St., where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. Condolences can be sent to the family at ozogfh.com.
- District Deaths Dec. 20, 2013
Dorothy E. Blank
BLANK – Dorothy E., 84, Arbutus Park Retirement Community, went to be with her Lord Dec. 18, 2013.
William Richard Drobnich
DROBNICH – William “Bill” Richard, 90, a native of Cambria County and longtime resident of New Enterprise, died peacefully Dec. 18, 2013.
GERIDEAU – Benjamen, 68, Somerset County, passed away peacefully at his home Dec. 15, 2013.
GRASSA – Thomas, 92, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 19, 2013.
Father Oliver Hebert TOR
HEBERT – Father Oliver, TOR of the Third Order Regular Franciscans of the Province of the Most Sacred of Jesus, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013.
Robert W. Horn
HORN – Robert W., 62, Boswell, died Dec. 15, 2013, at Somerset Hospital.
Dorothy V. Johnson
JOHNSON – Dorothy V., 98, Johnstown, died Dec. 19, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Merle D. Kelly
KELLY – Merle D., 88, Johnstown, formerly of Vinco, died Dec. 18, 2013, at Golden Living Center.
Irene E. Lambing
LAMBING – Irene E., 99, Indiana, formerly of Strongstown, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at Scenery Hill Manor in Indiana.
Robert M. Livingston
LIVINGSTON – Robert M., 72, Cambria Care, died Dec. 19, 2013, at his residence.
Rose Rita (Simsic) Otterson
OTTERSON – Rose Rita (Simsic), 76, rejoined the Lord Dec. 16, 2013, after a prolonged hospitalization.
Edith M. Ronald
RONALD – Mrs. Edith M., 87, Windber, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Albert John Schwing Jr.
SCHWING – Albert John Jr., 85, Richmond, Va., passed away Nov. 22, 2013.
- Today's Funerals Dec. 20, 2013
- District Deaths Dec. 19, 2013
Ethel A. Bombatch
BOMBATCH – Ethel A., 95, formerly of Lower Yoder Township, died Dec. 18, 2013, at Richland Woods.
CHIMELEWSKI – Katherine, 90, Summerhill, died Dec. 17, 2013, at Rebekah Manor, Portage.
CLAAR – Roberta “Berta,” 74, Lilly, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at UPMC-Altoona Hospital.
Charles C. Cymbor
CYMBOR – Charles “Charlie” C., 95, Patton, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at UPMC Altoona.
M. Carol Jones
JONES – Mrs. M. Carol, 75, Elton, formerly of Oceanside, Calif., passed away Dec. 17, 2013, at St. Jude’s Haven, Elton.
KIMBLE – Dolores, 84, Melbourne, Fla., went to be with her Lord peacefully asleep on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013.
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