HASTINGS — THOMAS – Louise M., 85, Hastings, passed away Oct. 18, 2013, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg. Born Feb. 13, 1928, in Elder Township, daughter of the late Vernon and Sarah (Semelsberger) Drass. Preceded in death by husband, William N. Thomas; son, Shawn Michael Henderson; and brothers and sisters, Eugene Drass, Clair Drass, Doris Kline and Rita Kline. Survived by children, David, and wife, Kathleen (Noll), and their children, Annette; Keith, and fiancee, Jena Gionotti; and Neil; Lawrence, and wife, Cynthia (Kline), and their children, Jeffrey, and wife, Leslie; Laura, and husband, John Wargo; Duane, and wife, Melissa; and Shanon, and husband, Jordan Bender; Shirley, married to Raymond Chirdon, and their daughter, Sarah, and husband, Douglas Warner; Rick, and wife, Lynne (McGough), and their children, Garret, and wife, Melanie, and Mitchell; and Cindy, married to Donald Inzana, and their son, Ross. Also 11 great-grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Ken and Gloria Thomas, Dennis Kline and Richard Kline; and sister-in-law, Evelyn Angert. Louise was a former member of the Altar Rosary Society at St. George Church and former member of the Legion of Mary. She was a member of St. Bernard Church, Hastings, and a cook for Cambria Heights School District. She loved her grandkids, baking and cooking. She also enjoyed card playing and camping with her family. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6:30 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Easly Hindman Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 333 Beaver St., Hastings, and from 10 a.m. until time of funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Bernard Church, Father Thaddeus Rettger, OSB, officiating. Interment, St. Bernard Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Make-A-Wish Foundation in Louise’s memory. The family would like to send a special thank you to the caregivers at Garvey Manor. Arrangements in care of Easly-Hindman Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 333 Beaver St., Hastings, “Exclusive Provider of Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” Condolences may be made at HindmanFuneralHomes.com.
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Marian F. (Hall) Abele
ABELE – Marian F. (Hall), 88, Edgewood, Ky., formerly of Johnstown, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Emeritus at Edgewood.
BUSHWACK – Donna, 92, Loganville, Ga., passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Eugene Strohl Cassler
CASSLER – Eugene Strohl, 80, Everett, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Bedford Memorial Hospital.
Delores Jane Debias
DEBIAS – Delores Jane, 82, Beaufort, S.C., died Dec. 3, 2013, at her residence.
Katheleen Joyce (Diviney) Gongloff
GONGLOFF – Katheleen Joye (Diviney), 81, formerly of Twin Rocks, passed away peacefully Dec. 6, 2013, at home.
Jaclyn A. Gregorich
GREGORICH – Jaclyn A., 51, Greensburg, formerly of Robinson, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Westmoreland Manor.
Andrew James Koss
KOSS – Capt. Andrew James, 33, Detroit, Mich., formerly of Woolrich, Pa., passed away Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his home.
LETZO – Shary G., 67, New Germany, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 5, 2013, at her mother’s home in Portage.
Antoinette J. (DeSalle) Luker
LUKER – Antoinette J. “Toni” (DeSalle), 77, Bolivar, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village, Indiana.
Roy G. McClure
McCLURE – Roy G., 63, Travelers Rest, S.C., died Dec. 2, 2013, at home.
Joseph C. Rubis
RUBIS – Joseph C., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Charles L. Sheets
SHEETS – Charles L., 79, Stoystown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
John E. Single
SINGLE – John E. “Pap,” 85, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 5, 2013.
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Lisa Jean (Anico) Bender
BENDER – Lisa Jean (Anico), 48, Hastings, died Dec. 4, 2013, at UPMC Hospital, Altoona.
Carole J. Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Carole J., 67, Stoystown, died Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
William G. Good
GOOD – William G., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Samuel E. Gossard
GOSSARD – Samuel E., 90, Johnstown, died Dec. 4, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center.
James J. Karlheim
KARLHEIM – James J. “J.J.,” 79, Patton, passed away Dec. 5, 2013, at UPMC Altoona surrounded by his family.
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