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.
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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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