JOHNSTOWN — McAULIFF – Florence (Lewis), 82, Johnstown, died Jan. 2, 2013, at Good Samaritan Palliative Care, Memorial Medical Center. Mrs. McAuliff grew up on a farm in Berkley Hill, Upper Yoder Township, and was a graduate of Westmont Hilltop High School. She was a retired seamstress from JC & Me Inc., Hollsopple, and Bestform, Johnstown. Member of ILGWU. A cancer survivor of 40 years, she was an avid fan of Steelers football, as well as a NASCAR and Indy Car Racing. Florence spent her leisure time in the outdoors, and especially enjoyed time spent with her pet dogs. She also enjoyed the mental challenge of doing word puzzles. Mrs. McAuliff was preceded in death by husband, William Ayden McAuliff; sons, Daniel James McAuliff and Michael Dominic McAuliff; parents, William and Ruth Lewis; and sisters, Genevieve Greene and Betty Bear. Survived by sons, Thomas Hayden McAuliff, Johnstown; William Francis McAuliff, and wife, Janet, Port Matilda, Pa.; and daughters, Eileen Kyler, and husband, James, Johnstown; Cecilia McAuliff, Abilene, Texas; and Jeannette Rizzuto, and husband, Michael, Port Matilda, Pa. Also survived by six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Keller; and Ethel Lohr, and husband, James; and brother, William Lewis. Her family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at noon Friday, Jan. 4, at George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc. Davidsville. Service is entrusted to the George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to American Cancer Society.
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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