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Obituaries

September 11, 2013

Josephine (Cernuti) Buzzard

UPPER YODER TOWNSHIP — BUZZARD – Josephine (Cernuti), 85, Upper Yoder Township, went to be with the Lord Sept. 10, 2013, at Presbyterian Home. Born Sept. 7, 1928, in Johnstown, daughter of Anthony and Angelina (Sardo) Cernuti. Preceded in death by parents; and former husband, Donald. Survived by her children, who knew they are always loved, Sue Ann (Cecil Beal), Altoona; Donna Buzzard, Johnstown; Cindy (Dominick Guerriero), New York; Donald (Kristy Miller), Michigan; and Laura (Ken Taylor), Arizona. She was blessed with 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Member of Hilltop Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Johnstown High School, Class of 1947, and also a graduate of Blake Business School in New York. Josephine worked as a secretary in New York, and then retired as a nurse’s aide from Church of the Brethren Home. She enjoyed singing in church choirs, playing piano, dancing, doing crossword puzzles, quilting, crocheting, walking and serving the Lord. She also enjoyed working in the Foster Grandparent Program. Friends received from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave., where funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Bob Parker, officiating. Interment, St. Anthony Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial contributions to the Presbyterian Home of Johnstown.

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