LANCASTER — FARBO – Michael P., 84, Lancaster, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy. Born in St. Michael, he was the son of the late Michael S. and Catherine (Malosky) Farbo. Michael was the loving husband of Betty A. (Finnegan) Farbo, with whom he celebrated 61 years of marriage. Michael graduated from Windber High School in 1947. U.S. Army veteran. Michael retired as a machine operator after 35 years of service with Hamilton Watch Co. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. He was a master craftsman and enjoyed doing many activities. Surviving in addition to his wife, Betty, are two sons, Michael G. Farbo, husband of Darlene, Pequea, Pa., and James P. Farbo, husband of Patty, Ephrata, Pa.; seven grandchildren, Sarah, Aaron, Zebulah, James, Laura, Mariah and Mikah; and two brothers, Joseph and Arthur Farbo, and a sister, June Makin, all of Windber. Michael was preceded in death by six siblings, Frances Antolosky, Thomas Farbo, Ralph Farbo, Raymond Farbo, Charles Farbo and David Farbo. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 440 St. Joseph St., Lancaster, Pa. 17603. Viewing will be from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. Interment, St. Joseph New Catholic Cemetery, Bausman, Pa. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Michael’s memory to St. Joseph Catholic Church for the Memorial and Gift Program for the Carl Barckhoff Organ. To send the family online condolences, please visit SnyderFuneralHome.com.
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WOZNY – Stanley John Jr., 62, Windber, passed away April 16, 2014, at the Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Anna E. Katawczik
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Ruth J. (Griffith) Cherkola
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REGAN – Donna, 55, Park Hill, died April 17, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Mary Catherine (Regan) Beidle
BEIDLE – Mary Catherine (Regan) “Sis” “Kate,” 87, Johnstown, died April 16, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center and went to spend Easter in Heaven.
STALLER – Helen, 93, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
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Phyllis J. Burkhard
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FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
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Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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