EAST CONEMAUGH — COY – Mary Louise (Dremely), 81, East Conemaugh Borough, peacefully slipped into God’s hands surrounded by her loving family Jan. 23, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born July 11, 1931, in East Conemaugh Borough, daughter of Frank and Anna (Strasizar) Dremely. Preceded in death by parents; son, Dr. Michael W. Coy Jr.; and siblings, Rudy, Victor, Frank Jr. and Josephine Dremely; and William, Margaret, Shirley and Joan Hornick. Survived by loving husband of 63 years, Michael W. “Mickey” Coy Sr., East Conemaugh; sons, Steven J., married to the former Rhonda Christ; and Lawrence J., married to the former Rosalie Weimer; daughter-in-law, Janet (Kosarych) Coy; grandchildren, Mary, Helen, Carli, Emily, Natalie, Jessica and Pfc. Jason; great-grandchildren, Nevin and Kyra; and special family members, Wendy, Alexandra and Caleb. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Mary attended East Conemaugh High School. She was a former Girl Scout leader in East Conemaugh. Mary retired from the former Quality Inn, Richland Township, where she was employed as the manager. Member of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, East Conemaugh, where she volunteered often with their fundraisers. Mary enjoyed cooking and baking and was known for her hospitality to those who traveled from near and far. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Her family was the love of her life, and she loved to be surrounded by children. Mary was known to those who loved her as “Baba.” Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, Conemaugh, where Parastas will be sung at 3:45 p.m. Funeral service will begin at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home and continue at St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, the Very Rev. Arch Priest George Johnson. Burial will be at St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church Cemetery. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
- District Deaths April 16, 2014
Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Erma I. Shaw
SHAW – Erma I., 97, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, at her home In Ickesburg, Pa.
Robert S. Walters
WALTERS – Robert S., 75, Johnstown, passed away April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Timothy Alan Wess
WESS – Timothy Alan, 46, New Germany, died April 15, 2014, at home, surrounded by loved ones.
- Today's Funerals April 16, 2014
- District Deaths April 15, 2014
Delores E. Benito
BENITO – Delores E. “Honey,” 72, Johnstown, died April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Phillip E. Cadwallader
CADWALLADER – Phillip E., 88, Portage, entered into new life April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Joan Mary (DeBiase) DeLisa
DeLISA – Joan Mary (DeBiase), 72, Richland, passed away peacefully April 14, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daniel D. Emeigh
EMEIGH – Daniel D., 73, Northern Cambria, died April 12, 2014, at home.
LEEPER – Robert, 78, Johnstown, passed away April 13, 2014, at home.
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