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Obituaries

October 27, 2013

Catherine M. (Pcola) Ondesko

DUNLO — ONDESKO – Catherine M. (Pcola), 89, Dunlo, died Oct. 26, 2013, at Golden Living Center, Richland. Born Oct. 1, 1924, in St. Michael, daughter of Paul and Anna A. (Galanda) Pcola. Preceded in death by parents; husband, John J. Ondesko, who died April 30, 2001; grandson, Daniel Marks; sisters, Anna and Mary; brothers, Joseph, John, Paul, Stephen, Andrew, Peter and Martin; and daughter-in-law, Nancy (Smith) Ondesko. Survived by sons, John J., married to Christine Kissel, North Tonawanda, N.Y., and David A., married to Patricia Petro, Windber; daughter, Mary Catherine, wife of William Marks, Dunlo; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; siblings, Agnes Kielp, Wilmore, and Michael, Honolulu, Hawaii; and many loving nieces, nephews and other beloved family.  Along with her husband, she owned and helped operate Dunlo Construction Co. Her devotion to her loving family was her whole life! She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael; Dunlo Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary; Cambria County and District Fire Auxiliary; and Dunlo American Legion Post 573, Ladies Auxiliary. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork, where vigil for the deceased will be held Tuesday. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Michael Catholic Church, by Father Charles F. Bodziak. Committal, Corpus Christi Cemetery, Dunlo. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)

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