NORTHERN CAMBRIA — SHEREDY – Mildred E., 92, Northern Cambria, died Nov. 24, 2012, at Miners Medical Center, Hastings. Born April 8, 1920, in Barnesboro, daughter of Andrew and Mary (Brant) Zurenko. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Michael J., in 1983 (former police chief of Barnesboro); and sisters, Helen Nagyiski, Winifred Resnick, Molly Castle and Margaret Born. Survived by children, Betty Jean Kuzma, and husband, Fred, Northern Cambria; Dennis, and wife, Ilene (Weakland), Yuma, Ariz.; and Michele Noblitt, and husband, John, Arvada, Colo.; grandchildren, Kimberly Sheredy, Matthew Sheredy (Natalie), Roxanne Kopera (Richard) and Nicole Bell (Chad); great-grandchild, Molly Kopera; great-great-grandchild, Braelynn Bell; and sister, Cecilia Madden, Hollidaysburg. She was an avid gardener, loved to crochet, read and do word search. Former member of St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church. Present member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Long-Contres Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria, where altar and rosary service will be held at 3 p.m., followed by vigil for the deceased. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Committal, St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Cemetery.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
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Ray H. Clites
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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 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.
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