MACUNGIE, PA. — HARVEY – Willa R., 86, Macungie, Pa., died Jan. 20, 2014, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. Born Aug. 24, 1927, in Ehrenfeld, Pa., daughter of William and Annie M. (Gray) Harvey. Willa was preceded in death by parents; sisters, Meriam Dishong, Johnstown; Annie, Macungie; and brothers, David, Colorado Springs, Colo.; and Roy, Annapolis, Md. Survived by brothers, Robert, Florida; Bruce, Allentown, Pa.; and sisters, Helen and Esther, from Macungie, Pa. Also survived by seven nieces and nephews, 17 great-nieces and -nephews and five great-great-nephews. Willa worked at several locations around South Fork after graduation from the former South Fork Croyle High School in 1945. She moved to Cleveland, Ohio, and worked for White Motors Co. until she retired. Willa loved crafts and moved to Colorado Springs, Colo., where she opened a retail craft store and traveled many western states as a vendor at craft shows. Later, Willa moved to Macungie, Pa., to live with her sisters until becoming a resident at Phoebe Health Care Center, Allentown. Willa was very supportive of family, keeping up with all her nieces and nephews activities and attending their various performances. Friends received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork, the Rev. David Butler. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery, Johnstown. Family requests, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to be made to the charity of your choice. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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