COLVER — ROBINSON – David A., 56, Colver, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at Windber Hospice, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born June 12, 1957, in Altoona, son of Melvin L. and Theresa M. Robinson. Survived by his wife of 29 years, Jeanne (Fenchak) Robinson; and children, Jeremy A. Robinson and Caitlin M. Robinson, and her boyfriend, Chad M. Weaver. Also survived by his father, Melvin L. Robinson; sisters, Kathy (Glenn) Kuhn and Cindy (Jay) Lytle; brothers, Larry (Patti) Robinson and Dennis (Cathy) Robinson; sisters-in-law, Lisa Robinson and Carole Ostinowsky; brothers-in-law, John (Linda) Washko and Denny Ostinowsky; and father-in-law and mother-in-law, James and Francena Fenchak; also numerous nephews and nieces. He was a member of Holy Family Church, Colver. He had been employed by AC Power in Colver. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg, where vigil prayer service will be held. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at Holy Family Catholic Church, the Rev. Bernard Grega, celebrant. Interment, Lloyd Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Windber Hospice and Holy Family Church.
- District Deaths April 17, 2014
Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
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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