JOHNSTOWN — SOWERBROWER – Edward R., 81, Johnstown, died Sept. 25, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home. Born July 26, 1932, in Johnstown, son of the late Charles W. and Mildred A. (Leaper) Sowerbrower. Preceded in death by brothers, Frederick, Charles, Raymond and Arnold “Dean” Sowerbrower; and sisters, Janet Sowerbrower, Marjorie Seminsky, Beverly Penrod and Doris Sowerbrower. Survived by his wife of 61 years, Evelyn P. (Satzinger) Sowerbrower; daughters, Cindy, married to John Caudill, Mentor, Ohio; and Debra Jean Nardecchia, Johnstown; sons, Douglas Sowerbrower, Johnstown; Mark Sowerbrower, married to Sonia (McIntire), Brush Valley; and Timothy Sowerbrower, Johnstown; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Also survived by sisters, Peggy, married to Clayton Irish, Gladwin, Mich.; and Judith, married to Daniel Ritchey, Johnstown; and brothers, Ronald, and wife, Patricia, Johnstown; and Donald, and wife, Deborah, Deltona, Fla. Edward was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. He worked as a building tradesman for Greater Johnstown School District for 28 years. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing or service. Arrangements in care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 146 Chandler Ave., exclusive provider of “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” Condolences may be made at www.hindmanfuneralhomes.com.
- District Deaths March 8, 2014
Albert Lynn Boring
BORING – Albert Lynn, 53, Ebensburg, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Ebensburg Center, Sunset House.
Richard C. Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Mr. Richard C., 72, Heritage Road, Osterburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home.
Shelvy J. Elbertson
ELBERTSON – Shelvy J., 51, Johnstown, passed away March 6, 2014.
Gloria Jean (Dunmire) Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH – Gloria Jean (Dunmire), 75, Seward, passed away March 6, 2014, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Phyllis M. Faight
FAIGHT – Phyllis M., 78, Jackson Township, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alta Jane Fox
FOX – Alta Jane, 81, Daisytown, passed away March 7, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Thelma (Kearney) Kodosky
KODOSKY – Thelma “Jeannie” (Kearney), 78, Lilly, went to her eternal rest March 7, 2014.
Lois Jean (Dunmeyer) Lepley
LEPLEY – Lois Jean (Dunmeyer), 70, West Virginia, formerly of Somerset County, died March 5, 2014, at home.
REITZ – David, 76, passed away March 3, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
James J. Saylor Sr.
SAYLOR – James J. Sr. “Pap,” Davidsville, died peacefully March 7, 2014, at home surrounded by family.
W. Jean (Mishler) Naugle Wingard
WINGARD – W. Jean Mishler Naugle, 85, formerly of Morgantown and Davidsville, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
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- District Deaths March 7, 2014
GEORGE – Robert “Bob,” 71, Portage, passed away March 4, 2014, in Johnstown.
Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
GILLIN – Marcella S. (Ciccotelli), 85, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 5, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Peter Holubz Jr.
HOLUBZ – Peter Jr., 89, Johnstown, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
KAUFMAN – Morton, 84, Westmont, lost his battle with cancer March 5, 2014.
James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
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