JOHNSTOWN — CRAWLEY – Friederike “Erika,” 81, Johnstown, died Nov. 30, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. She was born March 3, 1931, in Salzburg, Austria, daughter of the late Maxmillion and Ledig (Hausgelillin) Hofbauer. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Thomas; daughter, Martina “Sissy”; a grandson, Charlie Palmer; and several siblings. She is survived by her loving husband, John Crawley; children, Lilliane “Sandy” Swagger, and husband, Dale, Rockford, Ill.; Deacon Josef, and wife, Gloria; and Hans, and wife Sharon, both of California; Rebecca Palmer, and husband, Mike, Orange Park, Fla.; and Conny Crawley and Heidi Jones, both of Johnstown; and grandchildren to whom she was “Oma,” Christofer, Mittina, Savannah, Jessica, Eric, Sean, Maxmillion, CC and Sheldon; and great-grandchildren Cha-Cha, Christopher ”Bob,” Bradley and Jasper. She was a member of St. John Gualbert Cathedral, a button-box polka fanatic, a much beloved mother and grandmother and was very proud of America, not her country of birth, but her country. Funeral services will be private with the Rev. Clarence Bridges officiating. Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., 921 Menoher Blvd., is in charge of arrangements. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to ptbmortuary.com.
BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Edward James Clark
CLARK – Edward James, 89, Johnstown, formerly of Minersville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicole Lyn Eskridge
ESKRIDGE – Nicole Lynn, 24, Linden, Va., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Jeffery Lynn Flick
FLICK – Jeffery Lynn, 58, Seattle, Wash., formerly of Hollsopple, passed on July 3, 2014, in Seattle.
Elizabeth J. Knapik
KNAPIK – Elizabeth J. “Bethann,” 75, Northern Cambria, passed away July 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Christopher Shawn Reed
REED – Christopher Shawn, 22, Windber, died July 20, 2014.
Violet Marie (Snyder) Shaffer-Eastlake
SHAFFER-EASTLAKE – Violet Marie (Snyder), 90, Hidden Valley Road, Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, died July 22, 2014.
Teresa L. Smith
SMITH – Teresa L., 50, Johnstown, died July 19, 2014, at her residence.
TURNER – Rosemary, 91, formerly of Johnstown and Woodville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genoa Care Center, Genoa, Ohio.
Mary Ann (Guzic) Walter
WALTER – Mary Ann (Guzic), 77, Lilly, went to her eternal rest July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family at her residence.
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H. Ross Blackburn
BLACKBURN – H. Ross, 87, Richland Township, died peacefully surrounded by family and friends July 20, 2014.
Lois Ann (Malonek) Holgash
HOLGASH – Lois Ann (Malonek), entered into eternal rest July 16, 2014.
Anna (Cicmansky) Leftow
LEFTOW – Mrs. Anna (Cicmansky), 94, Kissimmee, Fla., formerly of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Windber, died peacefully July 17, 2014.
LUBERT – Helen, 88, New York City, N.Y., and Northern Cambria, passed away July 19, 2014, peacefully at home after a long battle with cancer.
Stanley J. Pinkas
PINKAS – Stanley J., 86, St. Michael, died July 20, 2014, at Forest Hills Personal Care.
Norbert J. Teklinsky
TEKLINSKY – Norbert J. “Tick,” 82, Windber, passed away July 19, 2014, following a courageous 17-year battle with cancer.
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RUSNAK – Margaret, 85, Richland, died July 20, 2014, at her residence.
Jennie B. Slaventa
SLAVENTA – Jennie B., 89, Johnstown, formerly of Richland Township, passed away July 18, 2014, at Atrium Manor.
Lawrence G. Fretzel Jr.
FRETZEL – Lawrence “Larry” G. Jr., 82, Sidman, passed away July 19, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
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