WESTMONT — LEE – Grace D., 77, Westmont, died Feb. 9, 2013. Born July 19, 1935, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Stanley and Lottie (Chubski) Ciupak. Also preceded in death by husband, Dr. Frank N. Lee Jr., in 1979; sisters, Mary Passano and Julia Guido; and brother, Andrew Ciupak. Grace is survived by her children, David Lee, and wife, Eileen, Collegeville; Diana Richard, and husband, Randall, Allendale, N.J.; and Teri Kravitz, Johnstown; and grandchildren, Olivia, Adam and Nathan Lee; Anna and Frankie Richard; and Ethan Kravitz. She is a sister to Loretta Ciupak, Gloria Kempisty and Florence Harchick, all of Johnstown; Victor Ciupak, York; and George Ciupak and Gladys DiTullo, both of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and an aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. Grace was employed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Member of Our Mother of Sorrows Church, where funeral Mass will be said at 10 a.m. Thursday, the Very Rev. Mark Begly, officiating. Entombment will follow at Grandview Cemetery. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., 921 Menoher Blvd., Johnstown. The family suggests that memorial donations be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105. Condolences may be sent to www.ptbmortuary.com.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
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Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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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 14, 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.
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